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Biggest bounce house in the world comes to Lexington

This September, Parks & Recreation invites Lexington residents of all ages to join in on the record-setting fun. The largest bounce house in the world is coming to Masterson Station Park, Sept. 21 – 23.

Join the magic in Woodland Park as ‘Ballet Under the Stars’ celebrates its 29th year

Lexington Parks & Recreation is celebrating the 29th year of Ballet Under the Stars with an enchanting evening filled with performances and activities for dance lovers of all ages. This annual event will run Aug. 2 – 5 at Woodland Park.

Results of the 42nd running of The Bluegrass 10,000

Downtown Lexington’s only 10k beats the heat … and the results are in. This year's special digital race results publication features all the finishers' times divided by age categories, as well as special stories from the participants.



Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018

  1. Central Bank Thursday Night Live!

    5 p.m.

Friday, Sept. 21, 2018

  1. Gallery Hop – Paint by Nature

    5 – 8 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018

  1. Little Explorers – Colorful Leaves

    10 a.m. – noon

  2. Weekend workout

    10 – 11 a.m.

Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018

  1. Central Bank Thursday Night Live!

    5 p.m.