FRI SEP 3
The BASH is Back!
SAT SEP 4
The 42nd Annual Daniel Boone Pioneer Festival is Saturday, September 4 and Sunday, September 5 on Main Street in downtown Winchester.
GreenFest is the one-stop shop to learn about and celebrate sustainable living in the Bluegrass! Choose from 16 workshops, shop local and eco-friendly vendors, enjoy lunch from local food trucks, explore Habitat Earth during two showings at the planetarium, visit educational booths, and learn about the sustainable features of The Living Arts and Science Center.
UK Football takes on Louisiana-Monroe at Kroger Field, noon.
MON SEP 6
Have a safe Labor Day holiday everyone!
WED SEP 8
Sixth District Councilmember Kloiber is hosting a 6th District Wide Meeting on Wednesday, September 8 at the Hamburg YMCA at 6:30 pm.
THU SEP 9
Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, Riverbend (Cinci)
FRI SEP 10
Comic Con returns to downtown Lexington, and continues through the weekend.
SAT SEP 11
Does your pooch like to paddle? Doggie Paddle returns this year to the Woodland Aquatic Center at Woodland Park!
UK Football takes on Missouri at Kroger Field at 7:30 pm.
Black Jacket Symphony presents Pink Floyd’s “The Wall” at Lexington Opera House on Saturday, September 11 at 8 pm.
Twin Pines Christian Church will host a Community Arts and Crafts Festival Saturday, September 11 at the church grounds, 10 am to 5 pm. There will be arts and crafts, food trucks, silent auctions, and a neighborhood partnership with the Tanbark Neighborhood Yard Sale.
SUN SEP 12
Sunday “Tunes in the Vines” series featuring music from 2 Cool Band, 2 pm – 4:30 pm at Equus Run Vineyards.
THU SEP 16
Kentucky Bourbon Festival begins Thursday, September 16 and continues through the weekend in Bardstown (much of this year’s programming has already sold out.)
FRI SEP 17
BIA’s Grand Tour of Homes scattered site showcase of new homes kicks off. Weekend show dates are Sep 17, 18, 19 and Sep 24, 25, 26.
The Chamber Music Festival of Lexington returns 7:30 pm, Downtown Arts Center and continues through Sunday.
Eric Church’s The Gather Again Tour is at Rupp Arena at 8 pm.
SAT SEP 18
Midway Fall Festival begins at 10 am in Midway.
UK Football takes on Chattanooga at noon at Kroger Field.
SUN SEP 19
Taste of Bourbon Band, 6 pm to 9 pm, Proud Mary BBQ Old Richmond Road.
Nature Hop is Sunday, September 19. The event starts at 11 am, 12:30 pm, 2 pm and 3:30 pm, until 5 pm, in order to allow participants to join in multiple activities. The rain date is scheduled for Sunday, September 26.
Sunday “Tunes in the Vines” series featuring music from Robert Eskridge and Southern Daze, 2 pm – 4:30 pm at Equus Run Vineyards.
To celebrate Lexington Fire Department’s 150th anniversary, a Fire Truck Muster & Parade is on Sunday, September 19, in the parking lot of the Regal Cinemas Hamburg from 12-4 pm. The parade will go through downtown Lexington starting at 6 pm, with line up for the parade beginning on Midland Avenue at 4 pm.
TUE SEP 21
Troubadour Concert Series presents Bruce Hornsby & The Noisemakers, 7:30 pm, Lexington Opera House.
FRI SEP 24
Christ the King’s Oktoberfest continues through the weekend.
SAT SEP 25
The Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s® is the world’s largest fundraiser for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. This inspiring event calls on participants of all ages and abilities to join the fight against the disease. Legends Ballpark.
Lexington’s next mulch giveaway is Saturday, September 25 from 8 am – noon or until mulch runs out. Follow signs to enter through Jimmie Campbell Dr., 1631 Old Frankfort Pike. Event tips: One pick-up truckload per person, and a smaller self-serve area is available for picking up smaller amounts of mulch. The event is for Fayette County residents only. Bring your driver’s license with a Lexington address.
SUN SEP 26
Sunday “Tunes in the Vines” series featuring music from Bradley Nunn, 2 pm – 4:30 pm at Equus Run Vineyards.
Enjoy live Jazz on the Porch with David Hall, 3-6 pm at Talon Winery.
BIA’s Grand Tour of Homes scattered site showcase of new homes wraps up Noon to 5 pm today.
MON SEP 27
Lexus of Lexington is raffling off a brand new, custom-made golf cart donated by Golfcart Madness with a drawing to be held on September 27 at 4 pm via Facebook Live. Tickets are available online. The winner will receive a $1,000 Golfcart Madness gift card, donated by Lexus of Lexington, to use towards upgrades. Tickets are $50 each and a maximum of 500 tickets will be sold. Proceeds will go towards the Woodhill Community Center and other youth focused charities.
TUE SEP 28
Lexington Fire Department celebrates its 150th Anniversary with a blood drive, all day, 2205 Thunderstick Drive (LFD’s IAFF 526 building)
THU SEP 30
There will be a 55 Plus Senior Health and Safety Fair, September 30, 10 am – 2 pm at the Northside YMCA at 381 W. Loudon Ave.
OCT 1 Equitana, Kentucky Horse Park
OCT 2 Winchester Downtown Arts Festival
OCT 8 Keeneland Fall Meet begins
OCT 15 Mt. Sterling Court Days
OCT 21 Chris Stapleton, Riverbend (Cinci)
This article also appears on page 16 and 17 of the September 2021 print edition of Hamburg Journal.
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