Taking a break at UK
In case you were wondering why the campus seems empty, all those college kids have the week off.
Kentucky women find out where they are going dancing
The No. 12 University of Kentucky women’s basketball team will be hoping they are hosting the first and second rounds at Memorial Coliseum when the NCAA Tournament Selection Show airs at 7 p.m. ET on ESPN. The Cats will also find out if they are in the Lexington Regional, which will feature games for the next rounds of the tournament in Rupp Arena. Follow Jen Smith on Twitter @jenheraldleader for the latest on where the Cats end up.
Boys’ Sweet Sixteen hits Rupp Arena
Five days of the state’s best high school basketball starts in Rupp Arena. Keep up with the action from Josh Moore on Twitter @HLpreps and watch for a 10-page special section previewing the action in Wednesday’s Herald-Leader. ($13-$18; Ticketmaster.com)
Etta May at Comedy Off Broadway
Kentucky’s own comedy queen pays a visit to Comedy Off Broadway for a two-week run. Shows are at 7:15 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, and 7:15 and 9:45 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Tickets are $12 to $22. (859-271-5653; Comedyoffbroadway.com)
It’s the second Hop of the year
Take a free self-guided tour of Lexington art galleries from 5 to 8 p.m. For a map of participating venues, go to Galleryhoplex.com or pick one up at ArtsPlace, 161 North Mill Street.
It’s the first day of spring
It’s the official start of warmer weather, forsythia and sandals. And gardening. The Arboretum offers a range of classes. (Arboretum.ca.uky.edu)