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Governor Candidate Forum

  • UK Singletary Center for the Arts 405 Rose Street Lexington, KY 40508 (map)

The Candidate forum for the Kentucky Governor’s debate will be on Tuesday, Oct 15th at the University of Kentucky Student Center. The forum is sponsored by WKYT and Gray Television, University of Kentucky Student Government Association and the League of Women Voters of Kentucky/Lexington.

Candidates for Governor:

Andy Beshear (D) - Confirmed
Matt Bevin (R)- Confirmed

Doors will close at 6:45 PM for the 7-8:00 PM televised event.

The event is free and open to the public, but tickets are required. The tickets are free and will be available through the University of Kentucky. Tickets will also be available for UK faculty, staff and the public beginning Monday, Sept. 23.

Bags, Backpacks, or purses larger than 6.5 x 4.5 inches will NOT be allowed.

This debate will be televised live on the WKYT’s CW Lexington Channel 5, streamed live at and also available after the debate at