Big Band and Jazz
Tuesdays, May 17 - August 23
7 – 9 p.m.
One of Lexington’s longest running and most beloved concert series, Big Band & Jazz, will host Osland Dailey Jazztet (July 12), Colonels Choice (July 19), and Lexington Concert Band (July 26) at Ecton Park. Picnics are encouraged and patrons should bring a lawn chair or blanket for seating.
The rain held off as almost 2,500 runners took to downtown Lexington for the 40th annual Bluegrass 10,000.
Football and Cheerleading Registration
Parks and Recreation's Football and Cheerleading programs are accepting registrations through July 31. For more information or to register, click the links below:
Now Showing at the
Downtown Arts Center
Friday & Saturday, 11am-8pm
Featuring works by:
Jim Bryant | Susanna Crum | Nicole Hand
Cecily Brooke Howell | Andrea Knarr
Rodolfo Salgado, Jr. | Marilee Salvatorgrade
It is a featured location for Gallery Hop on Friday, July 15 from 5 to 8 p.m.
The City Gallery at the DAC features the work of Kentucky artists in a gallery space on Main Street. City Gallery is open Tuesday - Sunday. For gallery hours and more information please visit www.lexingtonky.gov/DAC.
|Notice: Tates Creek Aquatic Center will be closing to the public on Monday, August 1 and Wednesday, August 3rd at 2pm in order to host the City Championship swim meet.
Lexington Parks and Recreation
Dawn to Dusk
Unless otherwise posted
Come visit Lexington Pools
Looking to cool off? Come splash around at one of our pools this summer.
- Castlewood Aquatic Center
- Southland Aquatic Center
- Tates Creek Aquatic Center
- Woodland Aquatic Center
- Shillito Pool
- Picadome Pool
- Douglass Pool
Improving our Parks
Parks & Recreation is always working hard to ensure a fun, safe place for our community to play. The following projects are going on now:
If you have any questions or concerns, please email email@example.com.
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