Bluegrass Festival Horse Show, Kentucky Horse Park
The Bluegrass Festival Horse Show is a 6-day hunter/jumper show from August 12th to August 17th, and is a part of the Kentucky Horse Show 2014 series. This event draws local riders, international riders and even former Olympians. Headlining this year’s event are the $25,000 Hagyard Lexington Classic (fifth event in the Hagyard Challenge Series), USEF Show Jumping Talent Search, $40,000 Bluegrass Festival Grand Prix and the USHJA National Hunter Derby.
COMEDY: Louis Ramey, Comedy Off Broadway
Louis Ramey is performing at Comedy Off Broadway from Wendesday August 13th to Saturday August 16th. Shows at 7:15 pm every night with additional shows on Friday and Saturday at 9:45 pm.
Chamber Music Festival, Fasig-Tipton Pavillion
The Chamber Music Festival of Lexington brings together a quintet of nationally recognized musicians for three formal concerts at the Fasig-Tipton Pavilion. Its core group of musicians is led by Music director Nathan Cole, first Associate Concertmaster of the Los Angeles Philharmonic. Pianist Alessio Bax, violist Burchard Tang, cellist Priscilla Lee, and violinist Akiko Taramoto complete the ensemble. This year’s guest artist is Allegra Lilly, principal harpist of the St. Louis Symphony.
Town Branch celebrates Cocktail Contest winner, Parlay Social
The public event featuring the winning bartender and his or her specialty cocktail from the Town Branch Cocktail Contest is set for Thursday, Aug. 14 from 5-9 p.m. at Parlay Social on West Short Street in downtown Lexington.
The Big Maracas, Cheapside Park
The Big Maracas play at Cheapside Park for Thursday Night Live at 5 pm on Thursday August 14th.
Mike Wade & The Mighty Groovers, Farish Theater
Mike Wade & The Mighty Groovers play at the Farish Theater inside the Lexington Public Library on Thursday August 14th at 7 pm.
Lexington Legends vs. Greenville, ballpark
The Lexington Legends will play Greenville at 7:05 pm at the Whitaker Bank Ballpark on Thursday August 14th.
Rifftrax Live: Godzilla, Cinemark Fayette Mall
Stars of Mystery Science 3000 shoot down Godzilla at 8 pm on Thursday August 14th at Cinemark Fayette Mall.