1920 Plaudit Pl.
Lexington, KY 40509-2417
Phone: (859) 543-8400
Fax: (859) 543-8530
Features critically-acclaimed films, alternative productions, restored classics and first-run foreign movies.
Visit this theatre offering stadium seating and fantastic concessions.
Land of Tomorrow is not a regular art gallery. It opens the door to the world of modern and experimental creations in the field of music and design. By exhibiting the beautiful works of artists from across the world as well as inviting them for lectures and workshops, creates a melting pot for various artists. A delight for art lovers! The exhibitions held here are mostly combined with performances of local and national bands on tour, thus, making it an artistic and cultural hot spot in Lexington. Artists like Joseph Kucinski, Jonathan Muecke and Aili Schmeltz have showcased their artworks at this gallery in the past. Visit their website to know more.
Located across Maxwell Street, the Castle Greyskull is a concert venue. This modern space is equipped with state-of-the-art sound and lighting system. Throughout the year, it stages different bands/artists and every show held here is well attended. So while you are in town, do head here for a cool concert.
The Lyric was the crowning glory of the neighborhood between the period of 1948 to 1963 and had some of the big names like Ray Charles, B.B. King and Billy Brown perform during its heydays. Built initially as a movie house, it went on to become a performance venue, hosting some of the finest acts of an era gone by. It closed in 1963 and was in disuse for nearly five decades and finally opened in 2010. Now called Lyric Theater & Cultural Arts Center, this renovated, iconic part of the city is spread across 29,000 square feet (2,694.19 square meters) and features a state-of-the-art theater, and an art gallery and museum. Comprising of two buildings which is distinct by an outdoor garden, it is the ideal place to get a glimpse into the rich African-American culture. Stop by for musical programs, films, exhibitions or educational outreaches featuring famous as well as upcoming artists.
A gathering point for all who appreciate computers or art, Collexion is a lively addition to Lexington's arts scene. Conveniently located in downtown, this space welcomes all who have knowledge of computers to partake in their friendly, welcoming, and creatively conducing ambiance, their plentiful workspace, and its wonderful crowd of locals. See the website to know about upcoming events.
A class-A, minor league affiliate of the Houston Astros providing an exciting summer season of America's favorite pastime.
The Roman Adamesque interior is still intact in this beautifully restored movie house. The theaters still show classic, modern, and foreign films.
One of the most prominent sports facilities at the University of Kentucky, the Commonwealth Stadium is the home venue for the university's football team, the Kentucky Wildcats. The stadium opened 1973 with a massive capacity of 57800, and has grown to 67606, to accommodate its growing legion of supporters. The stadium has hosted many memorable games, and the home team's impeccable wining record at the venue has only made it special. The stadium has undergone numerous renovations over the years and boasts of modern facilities including a press box, swanky VIP areas as well as private booths. Tours of the facility are available on weekdays. Check website for more.
5/3 Pavilion at Cheapside Park is a semi-enclosed facility for events like celebrations, parties or wedding receptions. Located next to the History Museum, this pavilion is available only on rent and is not for those visiting the park.
A stunning Beaux Arts building, featuring a gallery showcasing Central Kentucky artists, as well as a theater for special events. The building the Artsplace is located in is a old YMCA building built in 1904.
The Lexington Philharmonic is the only professional orchestra in Central Kentucky. Under the leadership of Music Director George Zack, the orchestra presents over 150 concerts and educational programs annually.