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CENTRAL BANK CENTER/RUPP ARENA SURPLUS SALE: ONLINE AUCTION TO COMMENCE MAY 24TH – JUNE 2ND

An online auction of surplus equipment, furniture and miscellaneous items used by Central Bank Center (formerly Lexington Center) and Rupp Arena  will be held May 24th  - June 2nd, 2020.

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Lexington Comic and Toy Convention (Comic Con) June 18th – 21st 2020 Dates Cancelled Rescheduled to March 25th – 28th, 2021 at Central Bank Center

The Lexington Comic & Toy Convention (Comic Con), Kentucky’s biggest weekend of geekery, has been further postponed until March 25th – 28th , 2021 it was announced today by Central Bank Center.

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Lexington Comic and Toy Convention (Lex Con) Rescheduled to June 18-21 at Central Bank Center

The Lexington Comic & Toy Convention (Lex Con), Kentucky’s biggest weekend of geekery, has been rescheduled for June 18th - 21st, it was announced today by Central Bank Center.

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NEW CENTRAL BANK CENTER AND RUPP ARENA LOGOS UNVEILED

With a landmark naming rights agreement finalized and the first phase of a $300 million dollar expansion project well underway, Lexington Center Corporation today unveiled new corporate logos for Central Bank Center and Rupp Arena at Central Bank Center.

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CENTRAL BANK CENTER AND RUPP ARENA CONTINUE PROACTIVE MEASURES FOR CORONA VIRUS

The safety and security of our patrons, employees, clients, and visitors is our highest priority. In coordination with state and local health officials, we continue to monitor the Corona Virus (COVID-19) situation closely.

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CENTRAL BANK CENTER LEAPS INTO MARCH WITH AN ACTION PACKED WEEKEND!

Five Events; Over 40,000 patrons!

Central Bank Center had an action packed weekend with five different events that brought an estimated 44,000 patrons into downtown Lexington.

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LEXINGTON CENTER ANNOUNCES LANDMARK NAMING RIGHTS AGREEMENT WITH CENTRAL BANK

Lexington’s Premier Convention, Meeting, Sports and Entertainment Venue Gets a New Name Under 14-year Deal

Lexington 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.

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LEXINGTON CENTER SELECTS LEVY AS HOSPITALITY PARTNER

Levy will serve fans at Rupp Arena, Lexington Convention Center, and Lexington Opera House beginning this October

Lexington Center announced today its partnership with Levy, an industry leader in delivering unforgettable dining and hospitality experiences at major sports and entertainment venues and convention centers. Levy will partner with Lexington Center to craft unique food and beverage experiences across Rupp Arena, Lexington Convention Center and Lexington Opera House.

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The Price is Right Live™ is coming to Rupp Arena on October 22, 2019

Rupp Arena will play host to The Price is Right Live™ stage show on October 22, 2019.Tickets will go on sale May 17th at 10am at the Lexington Center Ticket Office and Ticketmaster.com.* The Price Is Right Live™ is the hit interactive stage show that gives eligible individuals the chance to "Come On Down" and play classic games from television's most popular game show.  Contestants can win cash, appliances, vacations and possibly even a new car by playing favorites like Plinko™, Cliffhangers™, The Big Wheel™, and the fabulous Showcase!  

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Parking/Traffic Advisory for Friday, April 12th in Downtown Lexington

A school performance of Disney On Ice Presents FROZEN is scheduled to take place at Rupp Arena on Friday, April 12th at 10:30 am.  Traffic in downtown Lexington will be affected between the hours of 8:30 am – 10:30 am (load in) and 12pm – 1pm (load out).   Doors open at 9:30 a.m. for the 10:30 am performance.

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