Rupp Arena hosting job fair Saturday to fill 300 jobs

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Rupp Arena has 300 jobs to fill and hopes a job fair Saturday will help.

In order to staff up for a busy 2021-22 event season, Rupp Arena will host the event from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Starting in September, when Rupp reopens, more than 300 seasonal positions are available in departments such as security, guest services, box office, concessions and parking.

Saturday’s job fair is in the Central Bank Center Exhibit Hall C. Park in the West High Street Lots and enter through main Central Bank Center entrance.

Applicants must be 18 years or older and may be subject to a background check and a drug test.

There are additional full time opportunities in event support — setup/strike/cleanup — that will be part of the job fair as well.

For information, call (859) 787-0900. Applicants are encouraged to go to the Rupp Arena website (, fill out an application and bring it to the Job Fair.

If unable to attend the Job Fair, applications may also be submitted by applying directly for the roles available online (

For details regarding concessions, or to apply prior to the job fair, find information on the following website:

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