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Lexington events to watch out for in August

It’s a busy month for the Horse Capital of the World.

People gathered in a park for an art fair.

The Woodland Art Fair brings hundreds of artists + thousands of visitors to Lexington. | Photo courtesy of the City of Lexington

From art festivals to music, August in Lexington marks the return of some favorite events. Pull out your planner for this one to help:

Roy Wood Jr. | Friday, Aug. 18 + Saturday, Aug. 19 | Times vary | Comedy Off Broadway | Hear jokes from this Emmy-nominated comedian and “The Daily Show” correspondent.

Woodland Art Fair | Saturday, Aug. 19 + Sunday, Aug. 20 | Times vary | Woodland Park | Vendors return to town to feature all mediums of art, as well as local food + drinks.

Expansion Psychedelic Experience + Music Festival | Aug. 24-26 | Times + locations vary | Open your mind with art installations, live music, and a documentary screening.

Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons | Sunday, Aug. 27 | Lexington Opera House | You won’t be able to take your eyes off this iconic crooner as he sings the hits.

CRAVE Food + Music Festival | Saturday, Aug. 26 + Sunday, Aug. 27 | Masterson Station Park | Taste what Lexington has to offer at this multi-day food festival.