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Feb 10 Monday

BACKSTREET BOYS EXTEND HIGHLY SUCCESSFUL DNA WORLD TOUR WITH UPCOMING NORTH AMERICAN SUMMER & FALL LEGS

Following the success of last summer’s sold-out North American tour, the Backstreet Boys are excited to announce a second North American tour, kicking…

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Feb 3 Monday

GRAMMY NOMINATED COMEDIAN AND ACTOR JIM GAFFIGAN ANNOUNCES STOP AT RUPP ARENA ON AUGUST 19th

Actor, writer, producer, four-time Grammy nominated comedian, two-time New York Times best-selling author, two-time Emmy top touring performer, and multi-platinum…

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Jan 28 Tuesday

JUSTIN BIEBER HITS THE ROAD IN NORTH AMERICA WITH SPECIAL GUESTS KEHLANI & JADEN SMITH

Grammy Award®-winning global superstar Justin Bieber, announced today his 5th studio album CHANGES will arrive February 14th, via RBMG/Def Jam Recordings,…

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Jan 27 Monday

Cole Melancon and Lindomar Lino Tie for Event Win at PBR Pendleton Whisky Velocity Tour’s Lexington Classic

In front of a record-setting crowd at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky, Cole Melancon (Paris, Texas) and Lindomar Lino (Anapolis, Brazil) tied for the…

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Jan 16 Thursday

LEXINGTON CENTER ANNOUNCES LANDMARK NAMING RIGHTS AGREEMENT WITH CENTRAL BANK

Lexington Center Corporation today announced a landmark naming rights agreement with Central Bank, rebranding Lexington-Central Kentucky's premier…

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Jan 7 Tuesday

NICK CANNON PRESENTS MTV WILD ‘N OUT LIVE TO MAKE HIGHLY ANTICIPATED RETURN TO THE ROAD IN 2020

Multi-hyphenate entertainer Nick Cannon announced his wildly popular MTV Wild ‘N Out Live tour will return with dates all over the U.S. kicking…

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Jan 3 Friday

2019 - A Massive Year for Rupp Arena

2019 was a massive year for Rupp Arena. Highlights include numerous major concert touring artists like P!NK and Paul McCartney, the installation of new…

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Nov 18 Monday

RUPP SETS VENUE RECORD FOR MOST EVENTS ON SALE IN ONE MONTH

Rupp Arena announced today that a new venue record has been set for the largest number of events to go on sale in one month.

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Nov 17 Sunday

ARIANA GRANDE CONCERT SCHEDULED FOR TONIGHT AT RUPP ARENA IN LEXINGTON HAS BEEN CANCELED

The Ariana Grande concert scheduled to take place tonight, November 17, at Rupp Arena in Lexington has been canceled. Ticket refunds will be available…

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Nov 15 Friday

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…

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Nov 15 Friday

MONDAY NIGHT RAW IN LEXINGTON, KY AT RUPP ARENA ON MONDAY, JANUARY 13, 2020

The longest running weekly episodic program in primetime cable history will broadcast to the world LIVE from Rupp Arena in Lexington, KY on Monday, January…

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Nov 14 Thursday

KISS ANNOUNCED TODAY THE END OF THE ROAD COMES TO ITS END July 21, 2021

Rock n roll legends KISS have announced today the last legs of their final tour, the END OF THE ROAD TOUR. The initial tour announcement was met with…

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