UK Athletics is excited to unveil the all new Rupp Arena Virtual Venue. This platform allows fans to see 360-views from various seat locations, compare sight lines and see the benefits & amenities associated with each seat location. Please note, pricing will be announced at a later date prior to seat selections.
Lexington Center Expansion
Check this page for the latest news, photos, videos as the expansion project develops.
On June 28, 2018, the Board of Directors of the Lexington Center Corporation voted unanimously to award Messer Construction Company the contract to build the new and expanded Lexington Convention Center. Read the original press release here.
The NEW Lexington Convention Center design was developed by NBBJ Architects of Los Angeles, CA and EOP Architects, Lexington and includes 100,000 sq. ft of exhibit halls, a 24,330 ballroom, 29,000 sq. ft of meeting rooms and 44,000 sq. ft of clubs and flexible spaces.
+51.5% increase from existing 66,000sf space
+38.2% increase from existing 17,600SF space
& 44,000SF of club and flexible spaces
Posted Jul 12, 2019
THE AVETT BROTHERS ANNOUNCE RETURN TO RUPP ARENA ON NOVEMBER 2THE AVETT BROTHERS announced today that they will play Rupp Arena in Lexington, KY on November 2nd.
Posted Jun 21, 2019
ARIANA GRANDE ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL NORTH AMERICAN DATES TO THE SWEETENER WORLD TOURDue to overwhelming fan demand, multi-platinum, record-breaking superstar Ariana Grande has announced additional North American dates to The Sweetener World Tour. Produced by Live Nation, the renowned tour adds 19 dates including new stops in New York, Los Angeles, Dallas and more this Fall.…
Posted Jun 3, 2019
GRAMMY WINNING CASTING CROWNS ANNOUNCES FALL 2019 LEG OF ‘ONLY JESUS’ TOUR WITH KARI JOBE, CODY CARNES AND JAMIE KIMMETT, HOSTED BY ZAUNTEEGRAMMY® winning multi-platinum group Casting Crowns has announced plans to extend its widely popular Only Jesus Tour this fall, following a successful 37-city spring run which included multiple sell-outs in arenas across the country.