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 Jan 16, 2020
LEXINGTON CENTER ANNOUNCES LANDMARK NAMING RIGHTS AGREEMENT WITH CENTRAL BANKLexington Center Corporation today announced a landmark naming rights agreement with Central Bank, rebranding Lexington-Central Kentucky's premier convention, meeting, sports and entertainment complex as Central Bank Center.
Posted Jan 7, 2020
NICK CANNON PRESENTS MTV WILD ‘N OUT LIVE TO MAKE HIGHLY ANTICIPATED RETURN TO THE ROAD IN 2020Multi-hyphenate entertainer Nick Cannon announced his wildly popular MTV Wild ‘N Out Live tour will return with dates all over the U.S. kicking off this March.
Posted Jan 3, 2020
2019 - A Massive Year for Rupp Arena2019 was a massive year for Rupp Arena. Highlights include numerous major concert touring artists like P!NK and Paul McCartney, the installation of new chair back seats in the upper arena and two new records set: the fastest concert sell out in Rupp history (Luke Combs) and the highest number…