August 2020 | Lexington Area Events

With the cancellation of many public events, please check if the event you are interested in is still happening. We are updating our list as we find out about those being postponed or cancelled.

First Sunday Nature Tour Josephine Sculpture Park

First Sunday Nature Tour: Trails & Tales – A Family Story Walk | Josephine Sculpture Park | August 2

Sunday, August 2, 1-2pm. $5 Youth (Age 12 & Under) / $10 Adult (8 person limit) *PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED*

Join outdoor enthusiast and storyteller, Hannah Helm, for a family-friendly hike around Josephine Sculpture Park. Hannah will share her knowledge of the natural world as well as a few fun stories about the plants and animals that live here! All ages welcome; children accompanied by adults.

To keep us safe and healthy, we will practice social distancing and strongly encourage you wear a mask. If you or someone you have been around is exhibiting COVID-19 symptoms – fever, cough, difficulty breathing – please do not come to JSP. In the event of rain, event will be cancelled (refund available in case of rain).

Sangria Saturday Drive-In Concert | Wildside Winery | August 8

Wildside Winery is proud to bring you a fun way to get out of the house and have some fun, while staying safe with proper social distancing with their latest: Sangria Saturday: A Drive-In Concert Experience with Hi-5!

Your ticket will provide you with 15 feet of space where you can park your car, pull out your lawn chairs and enjoy a live concert with local musicians.

They will be offering our famous Sangria PLUS bottles of wine and pitchers of beer for you to purchase and enjoy while you listen. GoGo Burger will be bringing all their delicious flavors as well!

Choose VIP Parking for car-side service! Spaces are limited, so grab your ticket early!

Celtic Festival | Berea | August 14 – 16

​For 11 years, the Berea Celtic Festival has drawn excellent musicians from near and far. Each year, folks with deep roots in the Celtic tradition come to Berea to participate in sessions, concerts, and workshops. For more… read more >

Grape Tunes Drive-In Concert |Wildside Winery | August 21

Wildside Winery is proud to bring you a fun way to get out of the house and have some fun, while staying safe with proper social distancing with our latest: GrapeTunes: A Drive-In Concert Experience with Rocksteady!

Your ticket will provide you with 15 feet of space where you can park your car, pull out your lawn chairs and enjoy a live concert with local musicians.

We will be offering our delicious bottles of wine and pitchers of beer for you to purchase and enjoy while you listen. GoGo Burger will be bringing all their delicious flavors as well!

Choose VIP Parking for car-side service! Spaces are limited, so grab your ticket early!

Jupiter King of Planets Josephine Sculpture Park Night Sky Tour

Night Sky Tour: Jupiter – King of Planets | Josephine Sculpture Park | August 22

Virtual Night Sky Tour: Jupiter – King of Planets
Video Available
Saturday, August 22
On JSP Social Media & Website

Dan Price of Starpointe Astronomy & NASA Solar System Ambassador explores Jupiter for August’s Virtual Night Sky Tour with a 10-min video! While some of JSP’s in-person programming remains temoprarily suspended, we are committed to providing you weekly virtual programs to connect you with art and nature. Did you know that JSP is part of the NASA Museum Alliance!? We hope enjoy our monthly Virtual Night Sky Tour with Dan Price!

Cancelled | Railbird Festival | Keeneland | August 22 – 23