Art on the Town

Art on the Town, a new program of the City of Lexington, provides free mobile art carts for eligible local artists to sell, demonstrate, or display their artwork in downtown Lexington.

Artists participate in ongoing downtown events such as Thursday Night Live, Farmer’s Market, monthly Art on the Town at Tandy Park events, and at a variety of downtown festivals and events.

Interested artists should review the program eligibility and guidelines, then fill out and submit the application.

Program eligibility and guidelines


Art on the Town article, The Municipal, October 2022

Job Post – Art Program Assistant

The Art Program Assistant would be responsible for corresponding and coordinating with partners on arts event logistics and requests, assisting with meeting or event presentations, working on grant proposals, etc. 

Learn more and apply

Art on the Town is supported by


Knight Foundation

Blue Grass Community Foundation


Art, Inc


Questions? Contact Heather Lyons by calling (859) 258-3123 or emailing