Some events are so fun, we have them every year!
DIA DE LOS MUERTOS, DAY OF THE DEAD FESTIVAL, November 1st 5-9pm
The Day of the Dead Festival is a true community event bringing together individuals, groups, students and teachers from the Latino and non-Latino communities. Join the celebration and experience the rich visual, musical, dance and culinary traditions of this holiday that is celebrated in Mexico and parts of Central and South America. The Festival includes live music and dance performances, traditional food, hands-on crafts, art exhibits and a gallery talk by the artists, a candlelight parade, and an exhibition of altars in the Old Episcopal Burying Ground.
H’ARTFUL OF FUN, Saturday April 28th 7-11pm
Voted Best Fundraiser in Best of Lex Reader’s Poll – join us for a Stellar Evening of artful experiences, dancing under the stars in Lexington’s only planetarium, telescope gazing on our rooftop garden, art, silent and live auctions, live music and merrymaking with delectables and open bar by Dupree Catering, valet service – it’s an evening of fun you won’t want to miss in our fabulous new addition and gallery at the Living Arts & Science Center.
FAMILY FUN DAY, Saturday May 19th 10-3pm
It’s springtime in the Bluegrass and a great time to explore, experiment, and get creative at the Living Arts & Science Center. Join the LASC’s teachers, staff and special guests for a FREE day of indoor and outdoor hands-on arts, science and music activities. New activities every year compliment some annual favorites like painting a car, or building a clay city. A great way to experience the many different kinds of classes and activities the LASC offers year-round.
BIKE PROM, Fall 2018
A Lexington favorite and good vibes for all ages! Dress your best and get your dance card punched by biking the groovy downtown route and land some far-out awards and giveaways. Then get down at the Dicso after party at the LASC with funky DJ sounds, West 6th Brewing & food trucks. Can you dig it?
DISCOVERY NIGHTS, first Thursday of each month 6-8pm
An evening of hands-on science activities for all ages. Themes change monthly and often feature special community guests, experts, animals and planetarium shows. A complimentary take home art project is always included in the fun. Visit our EVENT CALENDAR to see our current line-up of Discovery Nights. $2 per person suggested donation.
DISCOVERY SATURDAY, fourth Saturday of each month 10-2pm
The 4th Saturday of every month is Discovery Saturday at the LASC! Science exhibits, art exhibits, hands-on Makers Space activities, planetarium shows, and choose additional fun-filled art workshops designed for all ages and skill levels. $4 admission, $10 to add an AM or PM workshop. Visit our EVENT CALENDAR to see our current line-up of Discovery Saturday programming. Don’t forget COSMIC YOGA. Pre-registration is suggested for workshops and cosmic yoga.