Ace Picks: Lexington KY Events Calendar April 2 – April 8

Ace Picks: Lexington KY Events Calendar April 2 – April 8

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 April 2, 2015

Music: The season’s first Thursday Night Live: Encore of Lexington at Cheapside Pavilion at 5 pm.

Comedy: David Dyer at Comedy Off Broadway at 7:15 pm. Shows through Saturday.

Speak: Craig Caudill from Nature Reliance School’s “Wild 101” at the Central Library Farish Theatre at 7 pm.

Gigs: Bradford Lee Folk at Willie’s at 8 pm.

FRIDAY April 3, 2015

Concert: ‘poet of the violin’ Joshua Bell at the UK Singletary Center at 7:30 pm.

Art: opening reception for Stephanie Dowda’s Genius Loci at Institute 193 at 6 pm.

Keneeland Opening Day from 11 am – 4 pm.

Shop: The Night Market at 700 Bryan Avenue from 6 – 10 pm. Dublove Reggae Band perform.

SATURDAY April 4, 2015

Shop: Lexington Farmers Market Spring Kickoff at Cheapside Pavilion from 8 am – 1 pm.

Kids: Spring Reptile Expo at the Lexington Convention Center from 10 am – 4 pm.

Earth Day Celebration at McConnell Springs from 11 am – 4 pm.

Run/Walk: Lions Run for Sight 5K at Masterson Station at 9 am.

SUNDAY April 5, 2015

Gigs: Metal Sunday at Al’s Bar, featuring Hackney.

Gigs: Sunday Service at Cosmic Charlie’s, featuring Restless Leg String Band.

TUESDAY April 7, 2015

Gigs: The Northside Sheiks at Henry Clay’s Pub at 8 pm.

Gigs: White Knight, Damage Therapy, and Last of the Dodo at Al’s Bar at 9 pm.

WEDNESDAY April 8, 2015

Speak: Seahawks superstar Richard Sherman at the UK Singletary Center at 7:15 pm.

Red Barn Radio: The Mamdrones at ArtsPlace at 8 pm.

Comedy: Ms. Pat at Comedy Off Broadway at 7:15. Shows through Saturday.

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Lexington, Kentucky Music Listings
April 2 thru April 8 2015

THURSDAY April 2, 2015

Thursday Night Live: Encore of Lexington 5 pm Cheapside Pavilion
Turquoise Jeep 10 pm Cosmic Charlie’s
Grayson Jenkins 9 pm Henry Clay’s Pub
Songwriter’s Night: Dan Hill | Dock Steffey | Tom Green 8 pm Natasha’s
Underhill Rose 8 pm Parlay Social
Cheap Whiskey Trio 10 pm Paulie’s
Bradford Lee Folk 8 pm Willie’s

FRIDAY April 3, 2015

Sheisty Khrist | Jesse Saxon 9 pm Al’s Bar
Club Dub 9 pm Best Friend Bar
Colourless | Wol and Weeps | Babes 9 pm Green Lantern
RC and the Nightshades 9 pm Natasha’s
Dublove Reggae Band 6 pm The Night Market (700 Bryan Ave)
Superfecta 9 pm O’Neill’s
Scotty Bratcher 8 pm Paulie’s
Paul Groves 9 pm South Side Pub
Liam’s Fancy (AND Irish dancers) 5:30 pm Rooster Brew (Paris)
Andrew Velez 10 pm Tin Roof
Joshua Bell 7:30 pm UK Singletary Center

SATURDAY April 4, 2015 

Radio People | Carl Cal | Dr Paul 9 pm Al’s Bar
Bingers | Glyders | Jive Hounds 9 pm Best Friend Bar
Ben Lacy 10 pm Cheapside
C2 and the Brothers Reed 10 pm Cosmic Charlie’s
Futurebum 9 pm The Green Lantern
Grayson Jenkins | Greg Austin 8 pm Henry Clay’s Pub
Custom Made Bluegrass 12 pm Keeneland
Legna Tocado | Yoisel Concepcion 9 pm Natasha’s
Superfecta 9 pm O’Neill’s
Joel Knoll Rooster Brew (Paris)
Paul Groves 9 pm South Side Pub
Bari Leigh 4 pm Talon Winery
Ann Frances Backer 8 pm Willie’s

SUNDAY April 5, 2015

Metal Sunday: Hackney 9 pm Al’s Bar
Sunday Service: Restless Leg String Band 9 pm Cosmic Charlie’s

MONDAY April 6, 2015

Tee Dee Young 8 pm Tee Dee’s Blues Club

TUESDAY April 7, 2015

White Knight | Damage Therapy | Last of the Dodo 9 pm Al’s Bar
The Northside Sheiks 8 pm Henry Clay’s Pub

WEDNESDAY April 8, 2015

Red Barn Radio: Mamadrones 8 pm ArtsPlace
Lee Carroll’s Home Cooking 8 pm Blue Stallion
DeBraun Thomas 8 pm Parlay Social
Cheryl Nicole and Andy Smith 9 pm Paulie’s
The Misty Mountain String Band 8 pm Willie’s

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