Local Events We Love! February 2017

Fun in February

A month featuring romance, fun activities and numerous events!  Here are just some of the things to enjoy in Lexington and Central Kentucky this month.


 

Art in Bloom Weekend

February 3 @ 8:00 amFebruary 5 @ 8:00 pm
UK – Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose Street
Lexington, KY 40508 United States
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FRIDAY 10am – 8pm SATURDAY & SUNDAY 12pm – 5pm FREE ADMISSION This weekend supports folral designs on display at the Singletary Center / Art Museum at the University of Kentucky

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Snowball Series Mounted Games #3

February 4February 5
KY Horse Park, 4089 Iron Works Parkway
Lexington, KY 40511 United States
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Mounted Games Across America, Inc. (MGAA) is an independent 501(c)3 tax-exempt, non-profit, all-volunteer group of equestrians devoted to playing national and international mounted games and encouraging and supporting others who want to play equestrian mounted games.

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KY Sport, Boat & Recreation Show

February 9February 12
Rupp Arena – Heritage Hall, 430 West Vine Street
Lexington, 40507 United States
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Welcome to the show Get away to the Kentucky Sport, Boat and Recreation Show! We are central Kentucky’s largest and longest running outdoor expo. With just over 100,000 square feet of exhibitor space, we fill Rupp Arena and Heritage Hall with everything you need to enjoy the great outdoors, lakes, and waterways this summer. We are host to the biggest names in the rv, boat, travel and recreation industry. In addition to great products and exclusive deals, come out and…

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KECU DOWNTOWN FRANKFORT ARTWALK

February 10 @ 5:00 pm9:00 pm
Downtown Frankfort, Frankfort, KY 40601 United States + Google Map

KECU downtown ArtWalks feature amazing original art from local / regional artists and artisans. Over 25 venues participate and mediums include painting, watercolor, woodwork, pottery, fiber arts, calligraphy, photography, glasswork, metalwork, and more. Come enjoy a lovely, creative experience in Downtown Frankfort, meet and mingle with our talented artists, and enjoy a nice meal or drink at one of our downtown restaurants.

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Carmen @ UK Singletary Center

February 10 @ 7:30 pm10:00 pm
UK – Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose Street
Lexington, KY 40508 United States
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 Romantic Spanish works by Piazzolla, Granados, and Bizet return to the LexPhil season in Carmen! Granados’ Tres danzas espanolas opens the evening, followed by renowned Argentinean bandoneonist Hector Del Curto for Piazzolla’s tango-fueled Bandoneon Concerto and Oblivion.  A passionate performance of Serebrier’s arrangement of Bizet’s famous Carmen Symphony brings the evening to a sultry close.   Friday, February 10, 2017 – Friday, February 10, 2017 Times:Starting: 7:30 PM Location:Singletary Center for the Arts Admission:$25-$75, $11 Students

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Romeo & Juliet w/ The Lexington Ballet

February 11 @ 2:00 pm10:00 pm
Lexington Opera House, 401 West Short Street
Lexington, KY 40507 United States
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Artistic Director, Luis Dominguez, has a very special evening planned for you this Valentine’s Day weekend! Keeping a classic feel, the stage will come to life with Shakespeare’s famous tragic love affair. From sword fights and quarrels, to the strength and passion of forbidden love; this is an event you won’t want to miss! “Give me my Romeo, and when he shall die, Take him and cut him out in little stars, And he will make the face of heaven…

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Your ❤ Builds Homes Dance Fundraiser

February 11 @ 7:00 pm10:00 pm
Hilton Garden Inn – Georgetown, 110 Grandstand Dr
Georgetown, KY 40324 United States
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Scott County Habitat for Humanity “Your Heart Builds Homes” Dance Fundraiser Saturday, February 11, 2017 Hilton Garden Inn Georgetown, KY 7-10 PM Dance and Refreshments Music provided by Swing Street Entertainment! Tickets are $40 per person For more information or to become a sponsor please contact: Scott County Habitat for Humanity 122B Frazier Court Georgetown, KY 40324 502-868-1050 www.scottcountyhabitat.org All proceeds benefit Scott County Habitat’s home building program in Scott County.  We partner with low-income families to help them build and…

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WAVELAND VALENTINE’S DAY EVENING TEA

February 14 @ 6:30 pm8:30 pm
Waveland State Historic Site, 225 Waveland Museum Lane
Lexington, KY 40514 United States
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Waveland State Historic Site will be offering a special Valentine’s Day Evening Tea, Tuesday, February 14th at 6:30 p.m.   Tea will include finger sandwiches, scones and finger desserts and will be served in the mansion on fine china by costumed interpreters.  Once you are finished with the tea, enjoy a tour of the Waveland Mansion.  A unique one-of-a-kind experience!   Reservations are required.  Gluten free option is available but must be requested when placing your reservation.  Call today to…

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Tubman @ The Lyric Theatre

February 17February 18
Lyric Theatre, 300 East Third Street
Lexington, KY 40508 United States
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Taking the inspirational life of Harriet Tubman reimagined as a young woman growing up in Harlem, Lacresha Berry’s performance poignantly bridges the 19th and 21st centuries through the struggles that still exist in our current society and the strength needed to overcome them. The Lyric Theatre is thrilled to welcome back Lacresha Berry and her new original play, TUBMAN, to our historic stage for a FCPS school performance on Friday, February 17 at 10:00 am and two public performances on Friday,…

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Black History Month Celebration @ Jessamine County Library

February 18 @ 11:00 am1:00 pm
Jessamine County Public Library, 600 South Main Street
Nicholasville, KY 40356 United States
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Description  Black History Month Celebration. Location: Jessamine Co. Public Library Time: 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

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New Home & Remodeling Marketplace

February 24February 26
KY Horse Park, 4089 Iron Works Parkway
Lexington, KY 40511 United States
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Curious about the housing industry in Lexington? Of course you are – you’re on the Rector Hayden Blog for Big Blue’s Sake!!   Attend the New Home & Remodeling Marketplace to meet local building professionals who can help introduce you to the Lexington Lifestyle!  Event is in the North Exhibit Hall and Concourse of the Alltech Arena.  Free parking.  Sponsored by BIACentralKY (formerly HomeBuilders Association of Lexington) Times:   Friday 4 PM – 8 PM Saturday 9 AM – 4…

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