Fayette County

Madison County: Final Evening Among Friends to feature former Tonight Show host Jay Leno

St. Mark Roman Catholic Church in Richmond will present its final An Evening Among Friends event, featuring comedian and former Tonight Show host Jay Leno, at 8 p.m. April 23.

In honor of slain Richmond police officer Daniel Ellis, any current Richmond Kentucky police officer, Madison County Sheriff’s deputy, Eastern Kentucky University police officer or Kentucky State Police officer, can purchase one of 100 available tickets for $4.57 (457 being Officer Ellis' badge number). Also, patrons have the opportunity to sponsor an officer at the regular ticket price of $200.

Only 500 tickets are available and may be purchased on-line at Saintmarkcatholicchurch.net or by calling (859) 623-2989, Ext. 2001. Ticket prices begin at $200, which includes valet parking, food, unlimited drink and a 70-minute show. A meet-and-greet and priority seating are also available.