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WUKY Commons Crossing: Free Saturday Night Concert Series

Josh James
Driftwood Gypsy performs at WUKY's Commons Crossing on July 28, 2018.

A new radio show series is coming to Lexington this summer. Commons Crossing is a 10-week outdoor, free, live radio event happening Saturday evenings from 7-8 p.m. at WUKY's new studios at 2640 Spurr Road.

Credit Josh James / WUKY

Join us for a terrific lineup of great bands and artists starting on July 7th. All shows are free and family friendly (that means animals too). Shows will feature food trucks.

Bring a chair or blanket and come meet us at Commons Crossing!

Read more about the creation of Commons Crossing in the Lexington Herald-Leader's write-up of the series.

For updates on shows, follow Commons Crossing on Facebook.

The 2018 lineup: 

July 7: Joslyn and The Sweet Compression

July 14: Jory Bowling with Joel Serdenis

July 21: Restless Leg String Band 

July 28: Driftwood Gypsy

August 4: Wynn Taylor & Stop 22

August 11: Women of the Bluegrass

August 18: Magnolia Boulevard

August 25: Kevin Dalton and the Tuesday Blooms

September 1: Sean Whiting

September 8: Trippin Roots

What: Commons Crossing, live at WUKY

When: Saturday, 7-8 p.m. (July 7 - September 8)

Where: WUKY, 2640 Spurr Road, Lexington, KY

Price: Free

Parking: Parking is available in our WUKY studio lot. Additional parking is located in the lot directly adjacent to WUKY. See map below.


Josh James fell in love with college radio at Western Kentucky University's student station, New Rock 92 (now Revolution 91.7). After working as a DJ and program director, he knew he wanted to come home to Lexington and try his hand in public radio.