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 Nov 18, 2019
RUPP SETS VENUE RECORD FOR MOST EVENTS ON SALE IN ONE MONTHRupp Arena announced today that a new venue record has been set for the largest number of events to go on sale in one month.
Posted Nov 17, 2019
ARIANA GRANDE CONCERT SCHEDULED FOR TONIGHT AT RUPP ARENA IN LEXINGTON HAS BEEN CANCELEDThe Ariana Grande concert scheduled to take place tonight, November 17, at Rupp Arena in Lexington has been canceled. Ticket refunds will be available at the point of purchase.
Posted Nov 15, 2019
NICKELODEON’S JOJO SIWA D.R.E.A.M. THE TOUR ADDS 50 NEW DATES IN 2020!Nickelodeon star, YouTube sensation and 2019’s hottest breakthrough pop artist JoJo Siwa is adding 50 new dates across North America to her wildly popular concert: Nickelodeon’s JoJo Siwa D.R.E.A.M. The Tour, bringing the total number of shows to 148.