Kentucky Events

Kids and Families

Miss Nelson Is Missing!

DATE: Sept. 20, 2 pm and 7 pm
LOCATION: Lexington Children's Theatre

Recycled Percussion Student Matinee

Recycled Percussion is defining a new genre of music called Junk Rock by making catchy beats on bizarre, everyday objects. Tickets are $8 per child with one free chaperone ticket. Additional chaperone tickets are $20 each.
DATES: Sept. 23, 10 am
LOCATION: Norton Center for the Arts, Newlin Hall, Danville

Theatre IV: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

Cost: $8 each for groups of 15 or more, 1 adult free with every 10 students. Most appreciated by grades K-5.
DATE: Oct. 14, 10:30 am
LOCATION: Eifler Theatre at Clifton Center, Louisville

Spooky Treasure and 'Rotten' Egg Hunt

Cost: $10. A scavenger hunt for all ages. Come in costume.
DATE: Saturday, Oct. 18, 1 pm
LOCATION: Headley-Whitney Museum, Lexington

MisterE of Imagination: Tales of Edgar Allan Poe

DATE: Oct. 25, 2 pm and 7 pm; Oct. 26, 2 pm; Oct. 31, 7 pm
LOCATION: Lexington Children's Theatre

John Tartaglia's ImaginOcean Student Matinee

A one-of-a-kind live black-light puppet show, John Tartaglia's ImaginOcean is a magical undersea adventure for kids of all ages. Tickets are $8 per child with one free chaperone ticket. Additional chaperone tickets are $20 each.
DATES: Oct. 28, 10 am and noon
LOCATION: Norton Center for the Arts, Newlin Hall, Danville

Improbable Baubles Opening Reception

Free, kid-friendly, and open to the public.
DATE: Nov. 22, 1 pm
LOCATION: Headley-Whitney Museum, Lexington

A Charlie Brown Christmas

DATE: Nov. 29, 2 pm; Dec. 6, 2 pm and 7 pm; Dec. 7, 2 pm
LOCATION: Lexington Children's Theatre

Theatre IV: A Christmas Carol

Cost: $8 each for groups of 15 or more, 1 adult free with every 10 students. Most appreciated by grades K-5.
DATE: Dec. 2, 10:30 am
LOCATION: Eifler Theatre at Clifton Center, Louisville

Junie B. Jones: Jingle Bells, Batman Smells Student Matinee

DATES: Dec. 4, 10 am and noon
LOCATION: Norton Center for the Arts, Newlin Hall, Danville

Rapunzel

DATE: Dec. 14, 2 pm; Dec. 20, 2 pm and 7 pm; Dec. 21, 2 pm
LOCATION: Lexington Children's Theatre

Theatre IV: I Have a Dream—The Life and Times of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Cost: $8 each for groups of 15 or more, 1 adult free with every 10 students. Most appreciated by grades 3-8.
DATE: Jan. 27, 10:30 am
LOCATION: Eifler Theatre at Clifton Center, Louisville

Theatre IV: Treasure Island

Cost: $8 each for groups of 15 or more, 1 adult free with every 10 students. Most appreciated by grades 2-8.
DATE: Jan. 27, 10:30 am
LOCATION: Eifler Theatre at Clifton Center, Louisville

Japanese Winter Plum Festival

Kyogen Theatre, a form of traditional Japanese theatre, is designed to make the audience laugh. Performances represent humorous fables involving colorful townspeople.
DATES: Feb. 19, 10 am
LOCATION: Norton Center for the Arts, Weisiger Theatre, Danville

Organ Rock Star: Cameron Carpenter (Student Matinee)

DATES: Feb. 27, 10 am
LOCATION: Norton Center for the Arts, Newlin Hall, Danville

Aquila Theatre in Shakespeare's The Tempest

DATES: March 5, 10 am
LOCATION: Norton Center for the Arts, Newlin Hall, Danville