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Friday, September 25, 2015

6:00 am – OPEN! Start your day at the Kentucky Coffeetree Cafe, 235 W Broadway. Now open earlier for your caffeine, muffin, scone or egg-baby fix! Info: 875-3009.

8:30 am – 2:00 pm – Blood CollectionAppointments preferred; walk-ins welcome at the American Red Cross, 318 Washington St., Info: 223-1795

9:00 am – 3:00 pm – Kentucky Early Home Life Seminar, at the Liberty Hall Historic Site, 202 Wilkinson St.,  Join rare books scholar Charles Bartman and historic interiors expert Patrick Lucas as they explore books and libraries in early Kentucky. Mr. Bartman will speak on early private libraries in Kentucky and Dr. Lucas will explore the role of books in 18th- and 19th-century parlor culture. The day culminates with tours of the Senator John Brown Library & Archives and the temporary exhibit, Reading the Browns, and a performance of a short play inspired by the words and books of John and Margaretta Brown. $45 registration fee ($40 for members) includes morning refreshments and lunch. Pre-registration required. Info/Register: 227-2560.

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9:00 am – 5:00 pm –  New Leash on Life Thrift StoreShop for the Animals, 415 W Broadway. Many unique modern and vintage items for sale in a lovely setting. All proceeds benefit the Franklin County Humane Society. Info: 352-2229

Multi-Practitioner Day, at The Light Clinic, 306 W Main St. Suite 609. With Mary Frank Slaughter, LMT, CST, Joseph Fiala, LAc., and Julie Hwant, LAc. Schedule appointments HERE!

11:00 am – 1:30 pm – Enjoy Lunch at Café Carinos (An extention of Frankfort’s Johnny Carinos Italian Restaurant), Dine In or Carry Out, serving lunch on Tuesdays and Fridays from 11am – 1:30pm at 117 Bridge Street.  Choice of Pasta entrée, garden fresh salad, and Italian bread for only $8.00.  Cold drinks $1.00 and specialty dessert $2.00.  Limited seating and carry out available.  Check out their menu on Facebook. Catering available any day of the week!  Info: Rigel at 410-992-2747

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Café Carinos, serving lunch on Tuesdays and Fridays from 11am – 1:30pm at 117 Bridge Street.

Cafe Carions Dish

Frankfort Yoga Studio, Pilates, 11:45 am – 12:25 pm, 306 W Main St, 3rd floor. Info: 227-3276

Lunch special: Chicken Fajita, burrito special, chimichanga, quesadilla $7.00 includes a soft drink. at La Fiesta Grande, 334 St. Clair St. Info: 352-2395.

4:00 – 7:00 pm – Wine Tasting, at Capital Cellars, 227 W Broadway.  Info: http://capitalcellars.net/

5:00 – 10:00 pm – Anderson County Burgoo Festival, Downtown Lawrenceburg,

The Anderson County Burgoo Festival has a lot of exciting events for 2015! Make plans to attend the festival in downtown Lawrenceburg, Kentucky, September 25, 26, and 27. On Saturday, a pancake breakfast will begin at 8:00 a.m. on Western Avenue. There will be many other activities throughout the weekend. The festival officially ends at 5:00 p.m. Sunday, September 27. Lawrenceburg is located in the heart of central Kentucky on US 127, just miles south of Frankfort.

There will be lots of burgoo, music, and entertainment, as well as vendors of all kinds. Vendors will fill all avenues of the festival with crafts, food, and other assorted goods beginning on Friday morning and will be open during all festival hours.

For more information, find them on Facebook or Online.

Anderson County Burgoo Festival

Anderson County Burgoo Festival – September 25-27, 2015

Anderson County Burgoo Festival Program 2015

Download your Schedule HERE.

5:30 – 9:30 pm – Jennifer Hawkins inside the Winery, at Elk Creek Vineyards, Owenton, KY http://www.elkcreekvineyards.com/

6:00 – 9:00 pm – SALINA SOLOMON, Talon Winery & Vineyards, Shelbyville, Originally from Long Island, New York, Salina began playing the cello at age six after being inspired by her father who sings opera. She started writing her own music by the age of nine on the piano. Things got serious by age 12 when her parents bought her first guitar. She then began to write stories of her world. After studying at Long Island High School for the Arts, she began studying at the Conservatory of Music at the State University of New York in 2009. She had the privilege to also study at the University of Westminster in London. After graduating, she packed up and moved to Nashville where she has begun to build her name as a pop artist. She currently has two EP’s under her belt, “TMI” and “Meet Me In London”. From “TMI”, the song “Unacceptable” Charted number one on VRadio Nashville‘s Top 40 for 14 weeks. In addition, “Somewhere” also charted at number 38. Her second EP, “Meet Me In London” debuted on VRadio Nashville in 2014 and went to number one the first week it was released. Her third EP will be released sometime in 2016. In 2015, Salina was nominated for Songwriter of The Year for the Nashville Universe Awards. She also signed as an artist at the CMA: AT&T U-Verse Fan Fair. She is currently living in Nashville and preparing to record her next album.

6:30 – 8:30 pm – “Sip & Savor” Fridays, Prodigy Vineyards and Winery, winning wines and the glass is included for free.  FREE Live Music at the Tasting Room.

7:00 pm – Ghost Tour at Buffalo Trace Distillery, It’s rumored that there are more spirits at the Distillery than those aging in barrels. You will hear legendary stories and get a look at some of the Distillery’s most haunted areas, including Stony Point Mansion, where it’s been said that the ghost of Col. Blanton still resides. FREE.  Reservations are required for this tour.  113 Great Buffalo Trace, Reservations: 696-5926

7:00 pm – Live music Featuring Cantwil and Company-Songwriters in the Round, on the patio! at Bourbon on Main, 103 W Main St. Info: 352-2720.

Disaster Peace, with members of Freddy and the Cruegers and See Alice at the Brick Alley, 325 St. Clair. Info: 875-2559.


Saturday, September 26, 2015

7:00 am – 12:00 NOON – Franklin County Farmer’s Market, at Riverview Park, 404 Wilkinson Blvd,  Vendors will be there with local vegetables, fruit, eggs, meat, bread, honey, and more.

8:00 am – 10:00 pm – Anderson County Burgoo Festival, Downtown Lawrenceburg,

The Anderson County Burgoo Festival has a lot of exciting events for 2015! Make plans to attend the festival in downtown Lawrenceburg, Kentucky, September 25, 26, and 27. On Saturday, a pancake breakfast will begin at 8:00 a.m. on Western Avenue. There will be many other activities throughout the weekend. The festival officially ends at 5:00 p.m. Sunday, September 27. Lawrenceburg is located in the heart of central Kentucky on US 127, just miles south of Frankfort.

There will be lots of burgoo, music, and entertainment, as well as vendors of all kinds. Vendors will fill all avenues of the festival with crafts, food, and other assorted goods beginning on Friday morning and will be open during all festival hours.

For more information, find them on Facebook or Online.

Anderson County Burgoo Festival

Anderson County Burgoo Festival – September 25-27, 2015

Anderson County Burgoo Festival Program 2015

Download your Schedule HERE.

9:00 am – 5:00 pm –  New Leash on Life Thrift StoreShop for the Animals, 415 W Broadway. Many unique modern and vintage items for sale in a lovely setting. All proceeds benefit the Franklin County Humane Society. Info: 352-2229

9:45 – 11:00 am – All Levels YogaFrankfort Yoga Studio, 306 W Main St, 3rd floor. Info: 227-3276 or http://www.frankfortyoga.com

10:00 am Kentucky Veterans Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, at the Capital Plaza Hotel

KY Veterans Halls of Fame 2015 Inductees

2015 KY Veterans Hall of Fame Dinner at the FCC

10:00 am – Walk to Remember, sponsored by The Compassionate Friends of Frankfort/Drs. Renshaw, Wix, Murray and Holland General & Cosmetic Dentistry.  Registration form at  http://www.tcffrankfortky.org/home.aspx   Facebook page:  https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Compassionate-FriendsFrankfort-Kentucky/230910005580; Download your flyer HERE

A Walk to Remember 2015 Flyer

11:00 am – 4:00 pm – National Hunting and Fishing Day Celebration, Salato Wildlife Education Center,

There will be fun for the whole family at the Salato Center’s celebration of National Hunting and Fishing Day on Saturday, This event will run from 11am to 4pm and admission will be FREE to all participants.

The schedule is as follows:
· Laser Shot Game – 11am to 2:30pm
· Air Rifles – 11am to 2:30pm
· 3D Archery – 11am to 2:30pm
· Archery Trap Shooting – 11am to 2:30pm
· Casting – 12pm to 3pm
· Fishing – 12pm to 3pm
· Hunting Dog Demonstration – 1:30pm to 2:30pm
· Falconry Demonstration – 3pm to 4pm

Raffle will run from 11am to 4pm. No registration required for activities and sessions. Admission is free this day only.

National Hunting and Fishing Day at Salato

1:00 – 4:00 pm Family Fun Saturday: Wild and Wooly Watercolors, at the Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History, 100 W. Broadway. Try your hand at capturing the vibrant colors of Kentucky trees and wildlife in autumn and learn about famous Kentucky watercolorists of the past.  For kids ages 5-10 and their families. Free admission does not include Kentucky Historical Society museums.

Wild and Wooly Watercolors at the KHS

1:00 – 4:00 pm – How-To Festival, at the Paul Sawyier Public Library, 319 Wapping St., An afternoon of fun and learning for all ages as local presenters teach 30 things in 3 hours… and it’s all free! Want to learn how to: Self-publish your own writing? Do origami? Make cold brew coffee? Reupholster a chair? Come to the How-To Festival to learn these skills and many more! Check http://www.pspl.org/howtofestival for a full list of how-to presentations. For more information, contact Diane Dehoney at 352-2665×108

The Paul Sawyier Public Library will host a How-To Festival on Saturday, September 26 from 1-4pm. Join us for an afternoon of fun and learning for all ages as local presenters teach 30 things in 3 hours… and it’s all free!

Want to learn how to:

Self-publish your own writing?
Do origami?
Make cold brew coffee?
Reupholster a chair?

Come to the How-To Festival to learn these skills and many more!

For a full listing of How-To sessions, visit www.pspl.org/howtofestival.

No registration is necessary. For more information, contact Diane Dehoney at 352-2665×108 or diane@pspl.org.

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2:00 – 5:00 pm – Savor It, Awake Eating for Pleasure and Health, with Joe Fiala, Ph.D., at The Light Clinic, 306 W Main St., Suite 609. $35. Info/Register: 330-4233.

4:00 – 7:00 pm – Music by JIM VOLK, Talon Winery & Vineyards, Shelbyville, Jim Volk’s masterful yet whimsical performances have spellbound audiences of all age groups and backgrounds for three decades. His fiery, melodic hybrid style of picking has incurred countless comparisons to Kottke, Keaggy and Tommy E. im Volk’s critically acclaimed and award winning solo guitar work draws from traditional and contemporary styles around the world. More like a bird’s eye journey of the world of music rather than focusing on one specific style. He will go from the 16th century to ’70s rock then swing it Like Chet meets Django within a measure; and oh the fun listeners have trying to count the number of themes he has woven into that 10 minute medley.

5:30 – 9:30 pm – Michael Kruse, Inside the winery at Elk Creek Vineyards, Owenton, KY http://www.elkcreekvineyards.com/

6:00 – 9:00 pm – Capital City Classic Auto Club Car Show, 6:00-9:00 p.m. at the Depot Parking Lot (Beside the Capital City Museum on Ann Street) Family fun, door prizes, games, cake walks and more. Info: 848-0748.

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6:30 – 8:30 pm – Trivia Night, at the Good Shepherd Parish Life Center, 72 Shepherd Way, a benefit for the Access Soup Kitchen in downtown Frankfort.  Grab your friends and put your thinking caps on for a night of fun!  Register in advance.  Details below.

Download your flyer HERE.

Trivia Flyer Sept 26th

7:00 pm – Ghost Tour at Buffalo Trace Distillery, It’s rumored that there are more spirits at the Distillery than those aging in barrels. You will hear legendary stories and get a look at some of the Distillery’s most haunted areas, including Stony Point Mansion, where it’s been said that the ghost of Col. Blanton still resides. FREE.  Reservations are required for this tour.  113 Great Buffalo Trace, Reservations: 696-5926

Live music at La Fiesta Grande, 334 St. Clair St. Enjoy the best sangriamargaritas in town! Info: 352-2395.

Stone Soup, UK vs. Missouri game on the big screens, $10 buckets (5 domestics), at The Brick Alley, 325 St. Clair. Info: 875-2559

Bell’s Birthday Bash! Celebrating the brewery’s 30th year with 5 of their brews on tap: Two-hearted pale Ale, Oberon, Porter, Amber Ale, and Best Brown. And 10% off all BOM Signature Cocktails, at Bourbon on Main, 103 W Main St. Info: 352-2720.


Sunday, September 27, 2015

9:30 am – 3:00 pm – Anderson County Burgoo Festival, Downtown Lawrenceburg,

The Anderson County Burgoo Festival has a lot of exciting events for 2015! Make plans to attend the festival in downtown Lawrenceburg, Kentucky, September 25, 26, and 27. On Saturday, a pancake breakfast will begin at 8:00 a.m. on Western Avenue. There will be many other activities throughout the weekend. The festival officially ends at 5:00 p.m. Sunday, September 27. Lawrenceburg is located in the heart of central Kentucky on US 127, just miles south of Frankfort.

There will be lots of burgoo, music, and entertainment, as well as vendors of all kinds. Vendors will fill all avenues of the festival with crafts, food, and other assorted goods beginning on Friday morning and will be open during all festival hours.

For more information, find them on Facebook or Online.

Anderson County Burgoo Festival

Anderson County Burgoo Festival – September 25-27, 2015

Anderson County Burgoo Festival Program 2015

Download your Schedule HERE.

1:00 – 5:00 pm – Tunes in the Vines, Equus Run Vineyards and Winery, Midway, Bring excitement to your Sunday and meet your friends at Equus Run Vineyards for a fun filled afternoon.  Each week there will be different musical entertainment on the scenic patio stage.  Pack a picnic or enjoy tasty selections from the food truck or food tent on site for the day.  Don’t forget your lawn chair or picnic blanket!  FREE to the public…no reservation required.  Tunes from 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm each Sunday, rain or shine, at the Event Barn.

Wine and local beers available for purchase.

This weeks entertainment:

“The Habit”

This weeks food vendor:

“Roll This Gourmet Egg Roll”

1:00 pm – Sunday Fun-day Bike Rides, Join Folk Bike ReCyclery, at the Kentucky Coffeetree Cafe, Weekly family fun rides.  Suitable for all ages and skill levels.  Children welcome with a responsible adult.  235 W Broadway for an afternoon ride. Info: 330-8018.

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1:00 – 5:00 pm – Prodigy Winery, Farm Open, off Versailles Rd,

Prodigy Vineyards and Winery is located in the heart of the Bluegrass
on the Peach Family Farm. Centrally located in Woodford County, KY
where great thoroughbred race horses are foaled, and raised.

Kentucky is rich in limestone and loam soils that are unique components
for the grapes that are grown and the wines that we produce.
Our Vineyard is 10 years old and our family is working hard to
create a memorable and enjoyable wine.

Prodigy Winery Logo

2:00 pmFrankfort Cemetery History Walking Tours, Frankfort Cemetery, 215 East Main Street, A 90 minute tour through the historic Frankfort Cemetery with Russ Hatter, well-known historian of Frankfort.  Everyone knows that Daniel Boone rests high above the Kentucky River.  But did you know that the famous painter Paul Sawyier is also buried there?  How many Kentucky Governors are laid to rest there?  How about the “father” of the Kentucky State Parks system?  You’ll learn all this and more on a tour like this.  Many noteworthy people call the Frankfort Cemetery their last “home”.  Join Russ Hatter to find out WHO.  Call 502-227-2403 for reservations.  Cost is only $10 per person.  Space is limited.  All proceeds benefit the preservation of the historic cemetery.

Frankfort Cemetery History Walking Tours

2:00 pm (preview starts at 12:00 NOON) – Public Auction, Waverly House Auction, 140 Hahn Drive (corner of US 127 and US 420), semi load of merchandise from big box retailers.  Save up 90% off of retail! Plus, some items from a nice estate!!!  Preview begins at 12 pm.  Check out photos of their items on Facebook HERE.  Info: (859)743-2472 or on their website HERE.

2:00 – 6:00 pm – Chuck Brisbin, Inside the winery at Elk Creek Vineyards, Owenton, KY http://www.elkcreekvineyards.com/


   Monday, September 28, 2015

6:00 am – OPEN! Start your day at the Kentucky Coffeetree Cafe, 235 W Broadway. Now open earlier for your caffeine, muffin, scone or egg-baby fix! Info: 875-3009.

Frankfort Yoga Studio, Yoga Basics, 12:10 – 12:50 pm, Beginner/Intermediate Yoga, 5:15 – 6:30 pm, Power Flow Vinyasa Yoga, 6:40 – 7:40 pm.  306 W Main St, 3rd floor. Info:  www.frankfortyoga.com

Lunch Specials: Chicken Fajita, quesadilla, La Fiesta Nachos or chimichanga $6.60 includes a soft drink, $2.99 lime margaritas, enjoy the best homemade Sangria or Sangriamargarita in town! at La Fiesta Grande, 334 St. Clair St. Info: 352-2395.

1:30 pm – Liberty Hall Historic Guided Tours. Tours depart from Liberty Hall, 218 Wilkinson St, 1:30 p.m.  Monday-Saturday. $6 for adults, $3 for kids. Info: 227-2560.

Now open on Mondays at 4:30 pm! 20% off all Craft Beers on our state-of-the art draught tower. Start your week off right at Bourbon on Main, 103 W Main St. Info: 352-2720.

Karaoke & Server Industry Night…happy hour all night! at The Brick Alley, 325 St. Clair. Info: 875-2559


Tuesday, September 29, 2015

6:00 am – OPEN! Start your day at the Kentucky Coffeetree Cafe, 235 W Broadway. Now open earlier for your caffeine, muffin, scone or egg-baby fix! Info: 875-3009. 

7:00 am – 12:00 NOON – Franklin County Farmer’s Market, at Riverview Park, 404 Wilkinson Blvd,  Vendors will be there with local vegetables, fruit, eggs, meat, bread, honey, and more.

Frankfort Yoga Studio, Sun Rise Yoga, 7:00 – 7:40 am (Please pre-register), Tai Chi, 2:00 – 3:00 pm, Gentle Basics Lionflow Yoga, 5:15 – 5:50 pm, Flow One Intermediate Lionflow/Vinyasa Yoga, 6:00 – 7:15 pm.  306 W Main St., Third Floor. Info:  www.frankfortyoga.com

11:00 am – 1:30 pm – Enjoy Lunch at Café Carinos (An extention of Frankfort’s Johnny Carinos Italian Restaurant), serving lunch on Tuesdays and Fridays from 11am – 1:30pm at 117 Bridge Street.  Choice of Pasta entrée, garden fresh salad, and Italian bread for only $8.00.  Cold drinks $1.00 and specialty dessert $2.00.  Limited seating and carry out available.  Check out their menu on Facebook. Catering available any day of the week!  Info: Rigel at 410-992-2747.

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Café Carinos, serving lunch on Tuesdays and Fridays from 11am – 1:30pm at 117 Bridge Street.

Cafe Carions Dish

Lunch Specials: Jamaican pollo, quesadilla, la fiesta nachos or chimichanga $6.60 includes a soft drink at La Fiesta Grande, 334 St. Clair St. Info: 352-2395.

1:30 pm – Liberty Hall Historic Guided Tours. Tours depart from Liberty Hall, 218 Wilkinson St, 1:30 p.m.  Monday-Saturday. $6 for adults, $3 for kids. Info: 227-2560.

Buddy’s Pizza, 212 W Broadway.  Happy Hour everyday, 4:00 – 7:00 pm with $1 off all craft draft beer.  Trivia hosted by Jamey Wigglesworth, 7:00 pm, Cash prizes for 1st and 2nd place!  Info: 352-2920.

6:00 pm – Envision Frankfort Meeting, at the Paul Sawyier Public Library, 319 Wapping St. Info: www.envisionfranklincounty.org

6:00 pm – Wellness by the Book: Senior Behavioral Health, at the Paul Sawyier Public Library, 319 Wapping St., Frankfort Regional Medical Center will present a free educational seminar about the hospital’s new Senior Behavioral Health Services – an inpatient program for seniors age 55+ with emotional or behavioral issues requiring short-term treatment for stabilization. The presentation will provide an overview of the types of conditions treated and services provided and will also cover the referral process and admission criteria. Please register online or at the Library. For more information, contact Diane Dehoney at 352-2665×108

7:30 pm – Shemekia Copeland, at The Grand Theatre, 308 St. Clair St. Shemekia copeland is one of America’s most exciting young blues singers, having share the stage with legends such as Buddy Guy, Eric Clapton and Mick Jagger. Tickets: $35/$25/$20. Info: 352-7469

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New HOURS 11:00 am – 11:00 pm – Pint Night, at Bourbon on Main, 103 W Main St., When you buy the featured pint you get to keep the Brewer’s Pint glass.  *Limited supplies*  Info: 352-2720.

Game Night! Games on the Big Screens, Keno, Darts, Corn-hole, Pool at The Brick Alley, 325 St. Clair. Info: 875-2559


 Do YOU have an event you’d like to share with the Frankfort area community?  Email your event to CapitalLivingKY@gmail.com.

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