WEDNESDAY July 2, 2014 Summer Classic Movies: Once Upon A Time In The West will be playing at the Kentucky Theatre on Wednesday, July 2 at 1:30 and 7:15. Summerfest presents Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night at the Moondance Amphitheater. Gate Opens @ 6:45 pm and the show begins @ 8:00 pm. Al’s Bar presents Electra Glide in Blue as part of its Cult Film Series at 8 pm. THURSDAY July 3, 2014 The Annual Free Patriotic Concert is at 8 pm Thursday, July 3, on the lawn of the Old Morrison building at Transylvania University (part of Lexington’s July 4 festival, 2014). TNL: The Tim Talbert Project plays at Cheapside Park at 5 pm. The Lexington Legends will play Greensboro at 7:05 pm at the ballpark. FRIDAY July 4, 2014 The day of festivities begins with a good workout, the Bluegrass 10,000 Run at 7:30 am. Lexington’s food truck crew will gather at Main & Vine for Food Truck Friday from 11 am until 2 pm. After you win the 10 K, consider stopping by the Lexington downtown street festival, featuring arts and crafts, food and beverages, and commercial vendors, from 9 am to 6 pm. The Lexington Parade lines up on Midland Avenue and begins at 2 pm. If you need a break from the downtown area before the fireworks begin, you can check out the NoLi Night Market at 700 Bryan Ave. from 7 to 10 pm. Finish the national holiday with the classic fireworks display at 10 pm downtown. SATURDAY July 5, 2014 The Red, White and Boom! concert will be held Saturday and Sunday July 5 and July 6 at Legends ballpark. As of press, concert organizers reported the show has sold out. Kentucky native Stewart Huff will be performing at Comedy Off Broadway at 7:15 and 9:45 pm. Celebrate local business and Independence day with some local brews at West Sixth Brewing’s Sixth for a Cause: Local First! Lexington Lexington will be throwing its Summertoberfest party at Al’s Bar beginning at 7 pm. SUNDAY July 6, 2014 Katie’s Habit is playing Tunes In The Vines at Equus Run Vineyard beginning at 2 pm. The Lyric Summer Film Series will present Shaft’s Big Score at 3 pm, Lyric Theater. New Edition will be performing at Louisville’s KFC Yum Center at 7 pm. MONDAY July 7, 2014 The Lexington Junior League Horse Show begins at 6:30 pm and runs through the 12th of July. Grammy-winning Lee Ann Womack will be performing at Woodsongs at 6:45 pm. TUESDAY July 8, 2014 Joey & The Cruisers will be playing at the Big Band & Jazz show at Lexington’s Ecton Park at 7 pm. Michael Cleveland will perform during the Southland Jamboree at 7 pm. WEDNESDAY July 9, 2014 Summer Classic Movies: Mary Poppins will be playing at the Kentucky Theatre on Wednesday, July 9 at 1:30 and 7:15. Wilderness Trail will preform at Red Barn Radio’s July 9th recording session at Lexington’s ArtsPlace. Summerfest presents Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night at the Moondance Amphitheater. Gate Opens @ 6:45 pm and the show begins @ 8:00 pm. Click to subscribe to the Ace e-dition (delivered to your inbox every Thursday), for everything to do in Lexington for the next eight days in the bluegrass.
GIGS and CONCERTS Lexington, Kentucky Music Listings July 2 thru July 9 2014 THURSDAY July 3, 2014 Josh Nolan & Automagik 9 pm Al’s Bar Churchill Jax 9:30 pm Cheapside Bar & Grill The Tim Talbert Project 5 pm TNL at Cheapside Park Young at Heart Jazz Band 5:30 pm Gratz Park Grayson Jenkins 9 pm Henry Clay’s Sun Street and Red Fire 10 pm Natasha’s The Kentucky Hoss Cats 8 pm Willie’s FRIDAY July 4, 2014 Night Market DJ After Party with Saxon & Leroy 9 pm Al’s Bar Chamber Music w/ Flutes 1 pm Billboard Parking Lot Kava Java Trio 4 pm Billboard Parking Lot 4th of July DJ Dance Party 8 pm Bour-Bon The Barrows 11:30 am Cheapside Park Cane Run Bluegrass 1 pm Cheapside Park Bent Penny band, LLC 3:30 pm Cheapside Park Ben Lacy 9:30 pm Cheapside Bar & Grill The Space Cowboys 9 pm O’Neills Dave Butler 11:30 am Phoenix Park Lost Dog 1 pm Phoenix Park Dimestore Diplomats 4 pm Phoenix Park The Empty Bottle String Band 10 am Short & Upper St. Mike Archer 11:30 am Short & Upper St. Heavily Harmonizers 1 pm Short & Upper St. Rural Electric Band 4 pm Short & Upper St. Midlife Harmony 1 pm Upper Courthouse Plaza Off The Clock 4 pm Upper Courthouse Plaza SATURDAY July 5, 2014 Summertoberfest with Driftwood Gypsy, The Fabled Canelands, Englishman and more, 7 pm Al’s Bar Chris Sullivan 9 pm Bour-Bon Born Cross Eyed 10 pm Cosmic Charlies Grayson Jenkins 9 pm Henry Clay’s C The Beat: Dance Party 9 pm Natasha’s The Space Cowboys 9 pm O’Neills Red, White & Boom 6 pm Whitaker Bank Ballpark SUNDAY July 6, 2014 The Tall Boys 9 pm Cosmic Charlies New Edition 7 pm KFC Yum Center Ben Lacy & Corey Cross 3 pm O’Neills Red, White & Boom 6 pm Whitaker Bank Ballpark MONDAY July 7, 2014 Hell Militia 9 pm Al’s Bar Lee Ann Womack 6:45 pm Woodsongs at Lyric Theater TUESDAY July 8, 2014 (HED) P.E. and Eyes Set To Kill 8 pm Buster’s Joey & The Cruisers 7 pm Big Band & Jazz at Ecton Park Michael Cleveland 7 pm Southland Jamboree at Southland Drive WEDNESDAY July 9, 2014 Ma Turner, Chayden’s Cry, Skillet, Little Jimmy, America’s Golden Boy and Sudden Edge 9 pm Al’s Bar Local Villians and Discount Guns 10 pm Cosmic Charlies Gypsyhawk 7 pm Green Lantern Michael Corwin 8 pm Natasha’s Girls, Guns & Glory and Sarah Borges 8 pm Willie’s Wilderness Trail 8 pm Red Barn Radio at ArtsPlace VENUES Al`s Bar 601 Limestone St 859.252.9104 ArtsPlace 161 N. Mill Street Atomic Café 265 Limestone St. 859-254-1969 Austin City Saloon 2350 Woodhill Drive 859.266.6891 Bar Lexington: 373 East Main St. 859-523-7694 Bigg Blue Martini 369 W. Vine St. 859.231.9000 Black Box Theater 141 E. Main St. 859.225.0370 Bogart`s at Crowne Plaza 1375 S. Broadway 859.255.4281 Buster`s Billiards & Backroom 899 Manchester St. 859.368.8871 Campus Pub 393 Waller Ave 859.231.0957 The Cellar 3256 Lansdowne Drive 859.317.8301 Cheapside 131 Cheapside 859.254.0046 Chevy Chase Inn 833 East Euclid Ave. 859.266.9422 Common Grounds 343 E. High St. 859.233.9761 Coffee Times Coffee House: 2571 Regency Rd. 859-277-9410 Cosmic Charlie`s 388 Woodland Ave. 859.309.9499 Giuseppe`s: 4456 Nicholasville Rd. 859-272-4269 Grapevine 4101 Tates Creek Rd. 859.273.7788 Green Lantern 497 W. Third St. 859.252.9539 Henry Clay’s Public House 112 N. Upper Street Horse and Barrel at DeSha`s 101 N. Broadway 859.259.3771 The Julep Cup 111 Woodland Ave 859-226-0300 Kentucky Theatre 214 East Main Street 859.231.6997 Land of Tomorrow 527 E. Third Street Lynagh`s Irish Pub 384 Woodland Ave. 859.255.1292 Malibu Pub and Grill 239 Surfside Dr. 859.278.9003 Natasha`s 112 Esplanade 859.259.2754 O`Neill`s Irish Pub 2051 Richmond Rd. 859.266.4488 Parlay Social 257 W. Short Street The Secret Bar and Grill 841 Lane Allen Road 859.317.8673 Shamrocks Bar and Grill154 N. Patchen Dr. 859.269.7621 ShowMe’s Restaurant: 1973 Bryant Rd. - 859-317-8625 Southside Pub 3650 Boston Rd. 859.223.4775 Squires Tavern 3429 Buckhorn Dr. 859.317.8887 Tee Dee's Club 266 E Second St 859.335.8440 Tin Roof 303 S. Limestone St. 859.317.9111 Two Keys Tavern 333 S. Limestone St. 859.254.5000 Vue 201 E. Main Street, 15th Floor Willie’s Locally Known 805 N. Broadway