Lexington Take Back the Night 2014

Date/Time: 
03/26/2014 - 7:00pm
Location
Address: 

The march begins at 7pm from three different locations in Lexington:

  • Thoroughbred Park (intersection of E. Main Street and Midland Avenue)
  • Third Street Stuff and Coffee (257 N. Limestone)
  • Patterson Office Tower Plaza (University of Kentucky campus)

The marches will meet at Courthouse Plaza at 7:30pm for the Take Back the Night rally. In case of inclement weather, the rally will be inside Central Christian Church at 205 E. Short Street (behind the courthouse).

After-party at Third Street Stuff and Coffee (257 N. Limestone).

City: 
Lexington
Postal Code: 
40506
Country: 
USA
Sponsoring Agency: 
University of Kentucky Violence Intervention and Prevention Center and campus/community partners
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Melanie Matson
Contact Phone: 
859-257-2884
Contact Email: 
melanie.matson@uky.edu
Contact Website: 
http://www.uky.edu/StudentAffairs/VIPCenter/pe_tbtn.php
Description: 

Take Back the Night 2014

Lexington KY

Wednesday, March 26

7pm March from Thoroughbred Park, Third Street Stuff and Coffee, and University of Kentucky Patterson Office Tower Plaza

7:30pm Rally @ Courthouse Plaza, downtown Lexington, KY

Take Back the Night is an annual march and rally that has been taking place in Lexington for well over 30 years. This event unites campus and community members to recognize the collective power of our community to end violence, especially sexual assault, stalking, and partner violence. 

Take Back the Night will be on Wednesday, March 26, 2014. The march begins at 7pm from three different locations in Lexington:

  • Thoroughbred Park (intersection of E. Main Street and Midland Avenue)
  • Third Street Stuff and Coffee (257 N. Limestone)
  • Patterson Office Tower Plaza (University of Kentucky campus)

The marches will meet at Courthouse Plaza at 7:30pm for the Take Back the Night rally. In case of inclement weather, the rally will be inside Central Christian Church at 205 E. Short Street (behind the courthouse). The rally includes special speakers, live music, a speak-out, candlelight vigil, and more! There will be an after-party immediately following at Third Street Stuff and Coffee (257 N. Limestone).

This event is planned by student and community volunteers. Additional information is available online or by calling 859-257-3189.

Street Address: 
University of Kentucky
Street Address Line 2: 
VIP Center
State: 
KY
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