Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Past Events › Concerts

Events List Navigation

December 2014

Straight No Chaser Christmas, EKU

December 17 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
EKU Center,
1 Hall Drive, Richmond, KY 40475 United States
+ Google Map

Straight No Chaser will be performing a Christmas special at the EKU Center for the Arts on Wednesday December 17 at 7:30 pm.

Find out more »

MUSIC: Beaumont Middle School Winter Concert, Singletary Center

December 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Singletary Center,
405 Rose St, Lexington, KY 40508 United States
+ Google Map

Beaumont Middle School presents its’ winter concert on Monday, December 15th at 6 pm.

Find out more »

MUSIC: CKYO Winter Concert, Singletary Center

December 14 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Singletary Center,
Lexington, United States
+ Google Map

The Central Kentucky Youth Orchestra will present its winter concert on Sunday, December 14th at 7:30 pm.

Find out more »

Alltech Holiday Celebration of Song, Victorian Square

December 14 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Victorian Square,
Lexington, KY United States
+ Google Map

December 14 at 6 pm at Victorian Square (Main St. & Broadway). “An Old Fashioned Celebration of Christmas Carols conducted by Everett McCorvey, featuring vocalists of UK Opera Theatre & the Alltech Opera Scholarship Competition, Victorian Square Orchestra, Lexington Singers Children’s Choir, Alluring Community Handbell Ensemble & tenor Gregory Turay. Free. Sponsored by UK Opera Theatre & Alltech. More info 859-257-9331.”

Find out more »

Lexington Philharmonic Candy Cane Concert, UK Singletary Center

December 14 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Singletary Center for the Arts,
405 Rose St., Lexington, KY United States
+ Google Map

Lexington Philharmonic Candy Cane Concert: “Holiday Dance Mix”: Sunday, December 14 at 3:30 pm at the UK Singletary Center. Featuring: Bill Meck – Narrator Bluegrass Youth Ballet Mctaggert Dancers Diana Evans Dance (Tap Features) UK Steel Drums and Percussion – James Campbell

Find out more »

Concert: Chamber Chorale, Second Presbyterian Church

December 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Second Presbyterian Church,
460 E. Main St., Lexington, KY 40507 United States
+ Google Map

On December 13, the Lexington Chamber Chorale presents Before the Marvel of This Night at Second Presbyterian Church. The annual Christmas concert will include a sing-along and be followed by a reception with delicious treats and a raffle. In addition to fresh arrangements of familiar carols from around the world, the Chorale will sing selections from Messiah. Share the Chorale’s traditions and join us for this holiday celebration.

Find out more »

Lexington Singers: Handel’s Messiah, Singletary Center

December 12 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Singletary Center,
405 ROSE ST., Lexington, KY United States
+ Google Map

The Lexington Singers present Handel’s Messiah at the UK Singletary Center for the Arts on December 12 at 8 pm. “Celebrate the season with the Lexington Singers as we present the best in choral music traditions. Those in-the-know know not to miss a rare Lexington appearance by soloist Gregory Turay, hailed by the London Times as “one of the brightest natural talents to have emerged from the US in recent years.” “

Find out more »

Big Bad Voodoo Daddy Christmas, EKU

December 12 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
EKU Center,
1 Hall Drive, Richmond, KY 40475 United States
+ Google Map

Big Bad Voodoo Daddy will perform at the EKU Center for the Arts on Friday December 12 at 7:30 pm.

Find out more »

Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Rupp Arena

December 11 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Rupp Arena,
430 West Vine Street, Lexington, KY 40507 United States
+ Google Map

“Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO) will wrap up 2014 by performing their rock opera The Christmas Attic live for the first time in arenas across the nation on their Winter Tour 2014, including a stop at Rupp Arena. While 1998’s The Christmas Attic features one of the band’s most popular songs “Christmas Canon,” surprisingly, it is the only album of The Christmas Trilogy never to be performed live. Trans-Siberian Orchestra’s rock opera, The Christmas Attic will be re-released, to coincide with the tour,…

Find out more »

Wynonna & The Big Noise, Centre College

December 6 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Norton Center for the Arts,
600 West Walnut Street , Danville, KY 40422 United States
+ Google Map

Wynonna & The Big Noise: A Simpler Christmas at Centre College’s Norton Center for the Arts’ Newlin Hall on Saturday, December 6 at 8 pm. “Celebrate the holidays with five-time Grammy® award-winning country music superstar, Wynonna, who will spread festive cheer across the Bluegrass with her smooth vocals and tremendous live presence in an unforgettable performance that will warm the heart and inspire the spirit.  With “A Simpler Christmas,” audiences can expect a mix of traditional Christmas classics, Wynonna’s own holiday…

Find out more »

Concert: Handel’s Messiah, Cathedral of Christ The King

December 6 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cathedral of Christ the King,
299 Colony Blvd, Lexington, KY 40502 United States
+ Google Map

Handel’s Messiah at Cathedral of Christ The King on December 6. “Tickets are now on sale for the 23rd annual performance of Handel’s Messiah. Presented in the beauty of the Cathedral, this is the essential Christmas music experience. The Lexington Baroque Ensemble, guest soloists and the Cathedral’s boy, girl and men’s choirs join forces under the direction of Canon Musician Erich Balling.”

Find out more »

UK Holiday Collage Concert, Singletary Center

December 6 - 7
Singletary Center,
UK, Lexington, KY United States
+ Google Map

The University of Kentucky Choirs present the 17th annual Collage concert, featuring The Lexington Singers, The Lexington Singers Children’s Chorus, and vocalists and musicians from the UK School of Music and the Lexington community. December 6: 2 pm & 7:30 pm December 7: 3 pm

Find out more »

Music: Gift of Holiday Music, Haggin Auditorium

December 5 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Haggin Auditorium at Transylvania University,
Lexington, KY United States
+ Google Map

On Friday, Dec. 5th, Transylvania will host the Gift of Holiday Music Concert over at Transy’s Haggin Auditorium. “Ring in the season with A Gift of Holiday Music Concert, a local favorite featuring the Transylvania Band, the Transylvania Chamber Orchestra, the Transylvania University Choir, Women’s Chorus and Pioneer Voices Men’s Choir. Offering beloved secular and sacred melodies, each group will perform a short set and then appear together for a single song. This concert is free and open to the…

Find out more »

Music: Handel’s Messiah, Christ Church Cathedral

December 5 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Christ Church Cathedral,
166 Market Street, Lexington, KY 40507 United States
+ Google Map

The Lexington Baroque Ensemble and the Cathedral Choir present ‘Messiah’ on Friday, December 5, at 7:30 pm.

Find out more »

MUSIC: Troubadour Concert Series: Blue Sky Riders, The Lyric Theatre

December 2 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Lyric Theatre,
300 East Third, Lexington, KY 40508 United States
+ Google Map

On Tuesday December 2nd The Blue Sky Riders will perform songs from their debut album at the Lyric Theatre. “Kenny Loggins has sold more than 25 million albums worldwide, and now he’s part of the country trio “Blue Sky Riders,” (Kenny Loggins, Georgia Middleman, Gary Burr) whose debut album, “Finally Home,” came out earlier this year. Performing such favorites as ‘Celebrate Me Home,’ ‘This Is It,’ ‘Whenever I Call You Friend,’ Footloose and ‘Danny’s Song,’ along with Blue Sky Riders performing…

Find out more »
November 2014

Concert: Slipknot, Rupp Arena

November 22 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Rupp Arena,
430 W. Vine St., Lexington, KY 40507 United States
+ Google Map

“Slipknot have announced the next phase of their uncompromising history -– the release of .5: The Gray Chapter – the fifth studio album from the GRAMMY AWARD®-winning group – arrives on October 21, while their North American Prepare For Hell tour, promoted exclusively by Live Nation, is set to kick off immediately following the band’s previously announced Knotfest (October 24 – 26) and will include a stop in Lexington, KY at Rupp Arena on Saturday, November 22nd. Slipknot have also…

Find out more »

RED BARN RADIO: My Brother The Bear, Arts Place

November 19 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
ArtsPlace,
161 N. Mill St, Lexington, KY 40507 United States
+ Google Map

Indie Folk band, My Brother the Bear will perform on Wednesday November 19th at the Arts Place.

Find out more »

WOODSONGS: The New Orleans Suspects, Lyric Theatre

November 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Lyric Theatre,
300 East Third, Lexington, KY 40508 United States
+ Google Map

The New Orleans Suspects are performing Monday at 7pm.

Find out more »

Diego Garcia, UK Singletary Center

November 15 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
UK Singletary Center,
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY 40506 United States
+ Google Map

Saturday, November 15, at 7:30 pm at the UK Singletary Center for the Arts. “Prior to his successful solo career, Diego Garcia made his mark on the indie music scene as front man for the popular New York indie rock act Elefant. Drawing from his Argentine roots, he explores his Latin heritage with a sound that conjures the spirit of 1970’s troubadours like Sandro and Jobim as well as singer-songwriters like Leonard Cohen and Harry Nilsson.” For tickets, go to…

Find out more »

Concert: Sundy Best, Lancaster Grand Theatre

November 14 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Lancaster Grand Theatre,
117 Lexington Street, Lancaster, KY 40444 United States
+ Google Map

“The Eastern Kentucky duo, Sundy Best, crafts music that re-imagines timeless classic rock of the ‘70s and ‘80s – think the Eagles and the smart, whiskey-voiced lyrics of Tom Petty and Bob Seger. With Nick Jamerson on guitar and Kris Bentley on cajon, Sundy Best takes that sound, modernizes it in their own unique way by borrowing hints of country and bluegrass and makes it personal. They released their album “Bring Up the Sun” earlier this year. Rolling Stone Magazine…

Find out more »

Josh Turner, EKU

November 14 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
EKU Center,
1 Hall Drive, Richmond, KY 40475 United States
+ Google Map

Josh Turner will be performing at the EKU Center for the Arts on Friday November 14 at 7:30 pm.

Find out more »

Concert: Gov’t Mule, Lexington Opera House

November 11 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Lexington Opera House,
401 W Short St, Lexington, KY 40507 United States
+ Google Map

Gov’t Mule perform at the Lexington Opera House on November 11. “Highbridge Spring Water and the volunteers of the Troubadour Concert Series are proud to bring Gov’t Mule to the Lexington Opera House. Gov’t Mule is a Southern rock jam band, formed in 1994 as a side project of The Allman Brothers Band by guitarist Warren Haynes and bassist Allen Woody. The group has become a staple act at music festivals across North America, with both its members and frequent…

Find out more »

Daughtry, EKU Center for the Arts

November 10 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
EKU Center for the Arts,
1 Hall Drive, Richmond, KY 40475 United States
+ Google Map

Daughtry perform at the EKU Center for the Arts on November 10, at 7:30 pm.

Find out more »

Concert: Lucinda Williams, Lexington Opera House

November 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Lexington Opera House,
Lexington, KY United States
+ Google Map

Highbridge Spring Water and the volunteers of the Troubadour Concert Series present Grammy winner Lucinda Williams. The concert takes place November 9 at 7 pm at the Lexington Opera House.

Find out more »

Russian State Symphony Orchestra, Center College

November 7 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Norton Center for the Arts,
600 West Walnut Street , Danville, KY 40422 United States
+ Google Map

The Russian State Symphony Orchestra is at Newlin Hall in the Norton Center for the Arts on November 7, 2014. “The Russian State Symphony Orchestra, known in Russia as the State Symphony Capella of Russia, was established in 1991. Its founding followed a merge of the State Symphony Orchestra of the USSR Ministry of Culture and the USSR State Chamber Choir.  Under the direction of Music Director Valeri Polyansky, the RSSO is now most known for its strict discipline of the ensemble, the…

Find out more »

UK Men’s Chorus Fall Extravaganza, UK Singletary Center

November 7 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Singletary Center,
405 Rose St., Lexington, KY 40508 United States
+ Google Map

The UK Men’s Chorus presents the Fall Extravaganza on Friday, November 7 at 7:30 pm at the UK Singletary Center for the Arts Concert Hall. Featuring the acoUstiKats and the University of Georgia Men’s Glee Club.

Find out more »

Concert: Taj Mahal, Lexington Opera House

November 2 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Taj Mahal visits the Lexington Opera House on Sunday, November 2. “The Grammy winning composer, multi-instrumentalist and vocalist  is one of the most prominent figures in late 20th century blues and roots music. Though his career began more than four decades ago with American blues, he has broadened his artistic scope over the years to include music representing virtually every corner of the world — west Africa, the Caribbean, Latin America, Europe, the Hawaiian islands and so much more.”

Find out more »
October 2014

Concert: All Hallows Eve, Singletary Center

October 31 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Singletary Center,
405 Rose St., Lexington, KY 40508 United States
+ Google Map

The UK Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of John Nardolillo, presents the “All Hallows Eve” concert. The concert features guest violinist and UK faculty member Daniel Mason. The concert begins at 7:30 pm on October 31 at the Singletary Center for the Arts.

Find out more »

Garth Brooks, Rupp Arena

October 31 - November 1
Rupp Arena,
430 W. Vine St., Lexington, KY 40507 United States
+ Google Map

October 31: 6:30 pm & 10:30 pm November 1: 6:30 pm & 10:30 pm Garth Brooks returns to Lexington for the first time in over 16 tears. Rupp Arena hosts the Garth Brooks World Tour. Over 80,000 people are expected to be in downtown Lexington for four Garth Brooks concerts  October 31st – November 1st.  The impact on downtown Lexington will be significant and logistically challenging. Representatives from Lexington Center along with VisitLex, Lextran and Metro Police have designed a…

Find out more »

Leo Kottke, Lyric Theatre

October 28 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Lyric Theatre,
300 East Third, Lexington, KY 40508 United States
+ Google Map

“The volunteers of the Troubadour Concert Series and Highbridge Spring Water are proud to bring the guitarist Leo Kottke back to Lexington. Leo Kottke is an acoustic guitarist known for his innovative and idiosyncratic finger picking style.  He plays syncopated and polyphonic melodies drawing on blues, jazz and folk influences and has also built a jam band type following having collaborated with Phish’s Mike Gordon for some albums and tours.  Leo’s fan favorites include “June Bug,” “Pamela Brown,” “Julie’s House,” “Pepe Hush” and…

Find out more »

Branford Marsalis, UK Singletary Center

October 26 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
UK Singletary Center,
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY 40506 United States
+ Google Map

“Grammy Award-winning and Tony Award nominated saxophonist and composer Branford Marsalis is joined by the renowned Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, for 20 performances only, on his national ‘Well-Tempered’ tour, featuring Baroque masterpieces by Albinoni, Bach, Handel, Vivaldi and more. Leader of one of the finest jazz quartets today, and a soloist with classical ensembles, Branford Marsalis is one of the most revered instrumentalists of his time.” Sunday, October 26th at 3 pm at the UK Singletary Center for the Arts.

Find out more »

Foster the People, Louisville Palace

October 20 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Louisville Palace,
625 S. 4th Street, Louisville, KY 40202 United States
+ Google Map

Foster the People will play at the Louisville Palace at 8 pm on Monday, October 20.

Find out more »

Concert: Home Free, Haggin Auditorium

October 20 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Haggin Auditorium at Transylvania University,
Lexington, KY United States
+ Google Map

Home Free play at 7:30 pm at the Haggin Auditorium in Transy’s Mitchell Fine Arts Center. The Smith Endowed Concert Series presents Columbia Records recording artist Home Free, a five-member a cappella group. The band coast-to-coast tour celebrates the band winning Season 4 of NBC’s “The Sing-Off” in December. The tour also celebrates the release of Home Free’s debut album, Crazy Life.

Find out more »

Cancelled: Cher, US Bank Arena (Cinci)

October 18 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
US Bank Arena,
100 Broadway St., Cincinnati, OH 45202 United States
+ Google Map

Cher will play at the US Bank Arena in Cincinnati on October 18th. Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo also perform. The show starts at 8 pm.

Find out more »

Ben Sollee, EKU

October 16 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
EKU Center,
1 Hall Drive, Richmond, KY 40475 United States
+ Google Map

Ben Sollee will perform at EKU Center for the Arts on Thursday October 16 at 7:30 pm.

Find out more »

The Avett Brothers, Louisville Palace

October 16 - 18
Louisville Palace,
625 S. 4th Street, Louisville, KY 40202 United States
+ Google Map

The Avett Brothers will perform at the Louisville Palace. Thursday, October 16: 8 pm Friday, October 17: 8 pm Saturday, October 18: 8 pm

Find out more »

Old 97′s, Headliners Music Hall (Louisville)

October 14 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Headliners Music Hall,
1386 Lexington Road, Louisville, KY 40206 United States
+ Google Map

The Old 97′s will play at Headliner Music Hall in Louisville on October 14th. The show will begin at 7 pm.

Find out more »

Chance the Rapper, Memorial Coliseum

October 13 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Memorial Coliseum,
201 euclid Ave., Lexington, KY 40506 United States
+ Google Map

The UK Students Activities Board presents Chance the Rapper at Memorial Coliseum at 8 pm.

Find out more »

Reba McEntire, EKU Center for the Arts

October 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
EKU Center for the Arts,
521 Lancaster Avenue, Richmond, KY 40475 United States
+ Google Map

Reba McEntire performs at the EKU Center for the Arts to support Richmond’s St. Mark Roman Catholic Church.

Find out more »

Concert: Lara St. John, Norton Center

October 11 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Norton Center for the Arts,
600 West Walnut Street , Danville, KY 40422 United States
+ Google Map

“Fresh from the success of their 2012 collaboration Bach Sonatas, celebrated violinist Lara St. John and Marie-Pierre Langlamet, principal harpist of the Berlin Philharmonic, will form a duo once again for a recording and tour featuring the works of Bach and Franz Schubert.  Canadian-born violinist Lara St. John has been described as “something of a phenomenon” by The Strad and a “high-powered soloist” by the New York Times.  Lara created her own record label, Ancalagon, in 1999, and has recorded…

Find out more »

Coheed and Cambria, Mercury Ballroom (Louisville)

October 6 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mercury Ballroom,
611 S 4th St, Louisville, KY 40202 United States
+ Google Map

Coheed and Cambria will play at the Mercury Ballroom in Louisville on Monday, October 6 at 8 pm. Supporting acts include Thank You Scientist.

Find out more »

Under The Streetlamp, EKU

October 2 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
EKU Center,
1 Hall Drive, Richmond, KY 40475 United States
+ Google Map

Under The Streetlamp will perform at EKU Center for the Arts on Thursday October 2 at 7:30 pm.

Find out more »

Pearl Jam, US Bank Arena (Cinci)

October 1 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
US Bank Arena,
100 Broadway St., Cincinnati, OH 45202 United States
+ Google Map

Pearl Jam will play at the US Bank Arena in Cincinnati on Wednesday, October 1st. The show will kick off at 7:30 pm.

Find out more »
September 2014

Smash Mouth, Centre College

September 27 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Norton Center for the Arts,
600 West Walnut Street , Danville, KY 40422 United States
+ Google Map

Smash Mouth will be performing at Center College’s Norton Center for the Arts on September 27th, at 8 pm.

Find out more »

Corey Smith, Buster’s

September 26 @ 9:00 pm
Buster’s,
899 Manchester Street, Lexington, KY United States
+ Google Map

Corey Smith will be playing at Buster’s at 9 pm.

Find out more »

The Positive Movement Band, Lyric Theatre

September 26 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Lyric Theatre,
Elm Tree Lane, Lexington, KY United States
+ Google Map

“THE POSITIVE MOVEMENT BAND of Lexington, KY will stage a rare public performance of Jazz, Blues, Gospel, and R&B music! This is an opportunity for everyone to enjoy a night of free musical entertainment featuring the dynamic sounds & arrangements of keyboardist Steven Mabson, guitar player, DJ Rice; recent winner of Regional Blues Challenge and competitor for the International Blues Challenge in Memphis, TN! Along with group of musicians and vocalist such as Simon Peter Rawlings and Vera Soules Mabson,…

Find out more »

Dierks Bentley, Riverbend Music Center (Cincinnati)

September 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Riverbend Music Center,
6295 Kellogg Ave, Cincinnati, KY 45230 United States
+ Google Map

“Award winning singer/songwriter Dierks Bentley’s 2014 RISER TOUR  will kick off May 9 in Charlotte, NC and continue through the summer with special guests Chris Young, Chase Rice and Jon Pardi.  The tour will make a stop in Cincinnati, OH at Riverbend Music Center on Thursday, September 25th.”  

Find out more »

Recycled Percussion, Centre College

September 23 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Norton Center for the Arts,
600 West Walnut Street , Danville, KY 40422 United States
+ Google Map

“Straight from the Las Vegas strip and smash hit performances on NBC’s “America’s Got Talent,” Recycled Percussion is taking the Newlin Hall stage by storm, defining a new genre of music called ‘Junk Rock’ by making catchy beats on bizarre, everyday objects.  Formed in 1995 by band leader Justin Spencer, Recycled Percussion combines extreme percussion, engaging humor and extraordinary athleticism similar to that of STOMP and Blue Man Group. The band has played over 4,000 shows in more than 15 countries, and…

Find out more »

The Fixx, Christ The King Oktoberfest

September 20 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cathedral of Christ the King,
Colony Blvd, Lexington, KY 40502 United States
+ Google Map

The Fixx are the headline act at Christ The King Oktoberfest on Saturday night. Supporting acts include Frogman, Wildside, Boogie G and The Titanics, and Thumper and the Plaid Rabbits. The music will begin at 5 pm.

Find out more »

Crystal Gale & Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, EKU Center

September 19 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
EKU Center,
1 Hall Drive, Richmond, KY 40475 United States
+ Google Map

Crystal Gale & Nitty Gritty Dirt Band with special guest Mitch Barrett will perform at EKU Center for the Arts on Friday September 19 at 7:30 pm.

Find out more »
+ Export Listed Events


All contents © Ace Weekly, Lexington, KY. All rights reserved. No part of this service may be reproduced in any form without the express written permission of Ace Weekly, except that an individual may download and/or forward articles via email to a reasonable number of recipients for personal, non-commercial purposes.

Powered & Maintained by SunAnt Interactive