UK Happenings

Boone Center Offers Brunch for Concert, Father's Day

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Boone Center has teamed up with UK Opera Theatre again this summer to offer dining opportunities during "It's a Grand Night for Singing!," running June 9-18, at Singletary Center.

LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 26, 2017) The Hilary J. Boone Center will serve a pre-concert buffet in celebration of the 25th anniversary of "It’s a Grand Night for Singing!" on June 9 and 10 at 5 p.m.

On June 18, the Boone Center will serve a "Grand Night"/Father’s Day/Third Sunday Brunch at 11 a.m.

"Grand Night" patrons may present their tickets for 10 percent off their meal. The club is open to the public for "Grand Night" festivities. The Boone Center offers free parking and reservations are required. Call 859-257-1133 or email for reservations.

Those wanting to join the university club may receive 50 percent off the enrollment fee through May 31, and UK faculty and staff may have dues payroll deducted. Also, university departments may acquire memberships at no charge. Upcoming summer events are listed at   

The Club at UK’s Spindletop Hall was the first club to open the pools this year with a new slide for kids, including the baby pool. Other activities include tennis, basketball, pickleball, croquet and more.

In the mansion, Roxie’s Dining Room is open Tuesday through Sunday for lunch and dinner. Members may host a variety of events, such as weddings or business meetings. Spindletop is continuing its May is for Members promotion through May 31, offering 50 percent off the initiation fee. For UK faculty and staff, it is an additional savings because they receive 50 percent off the fee year-round. As with the Boone Center, dues may be payroll deducted for employees, and university departments may acquire memberships at no charge. The club offers a large parking area, and reservations are required for the dining room. Call 859-257-1133, email or visit for more information. 

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