Looking for things to do on your visit to Lexington? We constantly update this calendar with events that visitors will not want to miss, so bookmark this page and check back often! Scroll to the bottom to find long running events and exhibitions.
UK Women's Basketball vs LouisvilleSunday Dec 1, 2013
Join the fans of the UK Women's Basketball team as they take on Louisville Women's Basketball team! Game Time: 1pm. 201 Avenue of Champions.
Location: Memorial Coliseum
Woodsongs Old-Time Radio HourMonday Dec 2, 2013
Featuring Lucy Wainwright Roch and Rebecca Frazier. Every Monday night join Michael Johnathon and guests for a taping of Kentucky's only live syndicated radio show. Audience seating between 6:15 and 6:45 p.m., show starts at 7 p.m. Tickets $10 for adults, $5 with a student ID. Check the website for holiday dates and to verify shows and guests. 300 East Third Street.
Location: Lyric Theatre
Lexington Christmas ParadeTuesday Dec 3, 2013
Bring the family Downtown for the annual Christmas parade! The parade will start at 6:30pm on Main Street, from Midland Ave. to Mill Street. Food and drink vendors will be located in Robert F. Stephens Courthouse Plaza, and Phoenix Park.
Troubadour Concert SeriesTuesday Dec 3, 2013
The volunteers of the Troubadour Concert Series and Highbridge Springs Water are proud to present a swinging, fun concert by America's premier big band. Expect everything from Cab Calloway tunes, 1930's and 40's swing standards, get-up-outta-your-seat-and-dance songs ... plus winter season classics. Time: 7:30pm. Tickets: $34.50. 300 East Third Street.
Location: Lyric Theatre
Red Barn RadioWednesday Dec 4, 2013
Featuring Appalachian Christmas V. Enjoy Traditional Bluegrass and Bluegrass Gospel with a little Americana and Country thrown in! Time: 7 p.m. Admission: $8 Adults, children under 12 free! 161 North Mill Street.
Native American FluteWednesday Dec 4, 2013
Return to America's deepest roots with a celebration of Native American flute by Nizhoni' Sky. Band members Fred Nez Keams, John Forgy and Mike Thompson bring together a blend of instruments for a memorable musical experience featuring ancient sounds in a modern platform. Nez Keams, flute player and maker, seeks to promote Native American music to cross cultural boundaries and promote understanding of this ancient form of music. Time: 9pm, Cover: $5. 112 Esplanade.
Location: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Lighting of the TraceThursday Dec 5, 2013
Embrace the holiday season in all its magnificence as Buffalo Trace illuminates the colorful, festive displays! Featuring the Kentucky State University Choir and a visit from Santa! Time: 6pm to 9pm. Candlelight Tour at 6pm, Santa arrives at 7pm. All activities are complimentary! 113 Great Buffalo Trace, Frankfort, Kentucky.
Location: Buffalo Trace Distillery
A Christmas CarolThursday Dec 5, 2013 - Sunday Dec 8, 2013
Presented by UK Theatre. A hearty helping of nostalgia with a sprinkling of the supernatural. Time: Thursday - Friday 7:30pm, Saturday 2pm & 7:30pm, Sunday 2pm. Tickets: $15; Students $10. 114 Fine Arts Building.
Location: Guignol Theatre, Fine Arts Building
Christmas in the ValleyThursday Dec 5, 2013 - Saturday Dec 7, 2013
Christmas in the Valley show is "A Christmas Guest" with Christmas songs and hilarious comedy performed by the Renfro Valley Entertainers. Time: Thursday and Friday 7pm, Saturday 2pm & 7pm. Ticket prices: Thursday & Friday, $24.17, Saturday at 2pm $20.73 at The New Barn. Just off I-75 at exit 62 in Mount Vernon, Kentucky.
Location: Renfro Valley Entertainment Center
Take 6Friday Dec 6, 2013
Take 6, the most awarded vocal group in history (10 Grammy® Awards, 10 Dove Awards, a Soul Train Award, and more) is a model for vocal genius. Heralded by Quincy Jones as the "baddest vocal cats on the planet!,” these six virtuosic voices unite in crystal clear harmony, against a backdrop of syncopated rhythms, innovative arrangements, and funky grooves that bubble into an intoxicating brew of gospel, jazz, R&B, and pop. Time: 8pm. Admission: $24-$46. 600 West Walnut Street, Danville, Kentucky.
Location: Norton Center/Newlin Hall