Ace Picks: Lexington KY Events Calendar March 19 – 25

Ace Picks: Lexington KY Events Calendar March 19 – 25

Wondering what to do in Lexington? Welcome to this week’s Ace Picks Events Calendar for Lexington, Kentucky — Ace’s highly curated and selective to do list for the next seven days in the bluegrass (also delivered to your inbox every Thursday morning via the Ace e-dition click here to subscribe.)


THURSDAY March 19, 2015

Comedy: Etta May performs at Comedy Off Broadway at 7:15 pm. Shows through Saturday.

Ball: KHSAA Boys Sweet Sixteen at Rupp Arena at noon and 6:30 pm. Games through Sunday.

Film: Dying City at Transy’s Lucille Caudill Little Theatre at 7:30 pm. Through Sunday.

Culture: The Thirteen at Centre College at 7:30 pm. Multimedia performance paying homage to Black women and girls. Poetry by Bianca Spriggs, music by thirteen local musicians, short film, photography by Angel Clark.

FRIDAY March 20, 2015

Theatre: Studio Players: What Would Jesus Pack? at the Carriage House Theatre at 8 pm. Through Sunday.

Art: Lexington Gallery Hop from 5 – 8 pm.

Dance SCAPA at the Lexington Opera House at 8 pm. Through Saturday.

Theatre: The Lexington Passion Play at Gardenside Baptist at 8 pm. Shows through Sunday.

Art: Wild Things Opening at the Living Arts & Science Center. The exhibit will be up until May 2.

SATURDAY March 21, 2015

Kids: A Thousand Cranes at the Lexington Children’s Theatre at 2 pm and 7 pm. Through Sunday.

Drink: West Sixth Brew-Off at West Sixth Brewery, starting at 9 am.

Gigs: Tiger Sex and Sonic Deville at The Green Lantern at 9 pm.

SUNDAY March 22, 2015

Gigs: Restless Leg String Band at Cosmic Charlie’s at 9 pm.

Theatre: Studio Players: What Would Jesus Pack? at the Carriage House Theatre at 2:30 pm.

Books: C.J. Box discusses and signs Endangered at Joseph-Beth at 5 pm.

MONDAY March 23, 2015

WoodSongs: Asleep at the Wheel at the Lyric Theatre at 6:45 pm.

Gigs: Tee Dee Young at Tee Dee’s Blues Club at 8 pm.

TUESDAY March 24, 2015

Read: Holly Goddard Jones at Transy’s Carrick Theatre at 5 pm.

Gigs: Juan Wauters and HOMESHAKE at Al’s Bar at 9 pm.

WEDNESDAY March 25, 2015

Opera: Thy Will Be Done Easter Oratorio at Cathedral of Christ The King at 7:30 pm. Produced by Everett McCorvey, starring Met tenor Greg Turay.

Red Bard Radio: Dozens of Dollars at ArtsPlace at 8 pm.

Read: Holler Poets Series at Al’s Bar at 9 pm.

Gigs: Fred Thomas at The Green Lantern at 7 pm.

Film: The City Dark at the Central Library Farish Theatre at 6:30 pm.

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Lexington, Kentucky Music Listings
March 19 thru March 25 2015

THURSDAY March 19, 2015

Skater Happy Hour 7 pm Best Friend Bar
Turbo Suit 10 pm Cosmic Charlie’s
The Slams | Hudson Falcons | Dressed for the Occasion 8 pm The Green Lantern
Grayson Jenkins 9 pm Henry Clay’s Pub
Mandy Reichert 9 pm Paulie’s Toasted Barrel
Kris Hitchcock 10 pm Tin Roof

FRIDAY March 20, 2015

The Sisters | Sun Street | Damage Therapy 9 pm Al’s Bar
Scott Said | Backroads 6 pm Austin City Saloon
Small Batch | Englishman 10 pm Best Friend Bar
Jason England | Churchill Jax 10 pm Cheapside
Aggression 8 pm The Green Lantern
Greg Austin | Grayson Jenkins 8 pm Henry Clay’s Pub
Radio 80 9 pm O’Neill’s
Lauren Mink 9 pm Patchen Pub
Eric Cummins Rooster Brew

SATURDAY March 21, 2015

Jason England | Churchill Jax 10 pm Cheapside
Tiger Sex | Sonic Deville 9 pm The Green Lantern
Greg Austin | Other Brothers 8 pm Henry Clay’s Pub
Brad Sparks Music | Natalie Berry Musicland
ZZ Top 8 pm Norton Center for the Arts (Danville)
Radio 80 9 pm O’Neill’s
Sons of an Illustrious Father 7 pm Red Barn Radio
David and Whitney 10 pm Tin Roof

SUNDAY March 22, 2015

Jacob 8 pm The Green Lantern
Restless Leg String Band 9 pm Cosmic Charlie’s

MONDAY March 23, 2015

Woodsongs: Asleep At The Wheel 6:45 pm Lyric Theatre
Raptor Billy | Zebec 9 pm Natasha’s
Tee Dee Young 8 pm Tee Dee’s Blues Club

TUESDAY March 24, 2015

Juan Wauters | HOMESHAKE | The Butchers | Shawnthony Calypso 9 pm Al’s Bar
Vinyl Night 9 pm Cosmic Charlie’s
The Northside Sheiks 8 pm Henry Clay’s Pub

WEDNESDAY March 25, 2015

Red Barn Radio: Dozens of Dollars 8 pm ArtsPlace
Restless Leg String Band 8 pm Blue Stallion
Fred Thomas 7 pm The Green Lantern
Dr. Dog 8 pm Mercury Ballroom (Louisville)
Johnny Rawls Soul Blues Revue 9 pm Natasha’s
DeBraun Thomas 8 pm Parlay Social

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