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Capital Living Event Highlights - Thursday

Highlights for Thursday, March 3rd, 2016

Don’t miss a minute of what’s going on this Weekend in and around the Frankfort Area!

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Thursday, March 3, 2016

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, Beginner’s Yoga, 10:00 – 11:00 am, Tai Chi, 12:05 – 1:00 pm, Meditation, 5:00 – 5:30 pm, All Levels Flow Yoga, 5:30 – 6:30 pm, Tai Chi, 5:45 – 6:45 pm. at the Frankfort Yoga Studio, McClure Building, 3rd Floor, 306 W Main St. Info: 227-3276 or www.frankfortyoga.com

10:00 am – 4:00 pm – Capital City Museum, 325 Ann Street, Open Monday through Saturday, Free Admission

Telling the big story of Kentucky’s small-town capital city

In November of 2004, the Capital City Museum opened its doors to the public. Housed in a 150 year old building that represents all that is left of the Capital Hotel, which burned in 1917, the museum is a large room filled with history and character. There are plenty of details to explore, with exhibits painting a vivid picture of both political and personal life in Kentucky over the past 200 years.

The Capital City Museum is open from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Monday through Saturday

Admission to the museum is free.

Capital City Museum

12:00 – 8:30 pm – Mid South Conference Basketball Tournament, at the Frankfort Convention Center, 405 Mero Street

Click HERE for women’s stats and HERE for men’s stats.

Mid South Conference Basketball Logo

Thursday, March 3rd

Men’s Basketball

12:00 pmCumberland (Tenn.) vs St. Catharine (Ky.)

Women’s Basketball

2:00 pmCampbellsville (Ky.) vs Cumberlands (Ky.)
4:00 pmLindsey Wilson (Ky.) vs Cumberland (Tenn.)
6:00 pmShawnee State (Ohio) vs St. Catharine (Ky.)
8:00 pmGeorgetown (Ky.) vs Pikeville (Ky.)

MSC WBB 2016 Tournament Bracket Advance

Download your Women’s Basketball Bracket HERE

MSC MBB 2016 Tournament Bracket Advance

Download your Men’s Basketball Bracket HERE

Mid South Conference Logo

4:00 – 7:00 pm – Wine Tasting, at Capital Cellars, 227 W Broadway. Info: 352-2600

5:30 pm (preview starts at 3:00 pm) – 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.

5:30 pm – Around the World in 80 Days Winter Dinner Club — Peru, at Holly Hill Inn, 426 N Winter St, Midway

Follow the wondrous travels of author Jules Verne’s intrepid Phileas Fogg via Chef Ouita’s fantastic menus during her fourth annual Winter Dinner Series, Around the World in 80 Days!

In the first three months of 2016, the staff of the Holly Hill Inn in Midway will conduct guests on a culinary world tour with guest chefs and exotic stops from London to Paris to Japan and beyond. The schedule is below.

Specially paired wine flight and cocktail specials featured throughout the Winter Dinner Club 2016 series. Cost is $45. Vegetarian options always available. Reservations, beginning at 5:30 p.m., by calling Donna at (859) 846-4732.

Around the World in 80 Days: Peru

Served March 3-5
Please ask about our wine flight and cocktail specials

$45

Snacks

Yucca Frita
Tostones
Empanada de Carne
or Empanada de Espinaca
Huancaina Sauce
Peruvian Guacamole

Second

Tiradito of Kelly’s Super Fresh Florida Flounder
With soy pearls, leche de tigre, fresno puree and micro cilantro

Ceviche de Champignon
With thin-sliced mushroom, lime, ginger, cilantro, parsley, red onion and chile

Entrée

Conejo en Salsa de Mani
Local rabbit marinated in cumin and garlic, then slow cooked in peanut sauce and chiles, with turned potatoes

Pacific Swordfish Solterito
Marinated and seared swordfish with ají amarillo sauce, fava bean, corn and tomato salad, and red quinoa with lemon, dill and flat leaf parsley

Vegetarian Tacu Tacu
Pan-fried cakes of refried lentils and rice, crowned with a Clark Farm fried egg, salsa criolla and sautéed chiffonade of Italian kale greens

Bone-in Prime Porterhouse Steak
With chimichurri, turned potatoes and salsa criolla $15 additional

Dessert

Torta Bruselina
Stacked chocolate and almond cake layers with whipped cream, drizzled with a dark chocolate ganache and sugared kumquat

Crema Volteada
Peruvian flan baked with caramel

Chef Ouita’s Winter Dinner Club 2016: Around the World in 80 Days

March 3-5: Peru
March 10-12: Spain and Portugal
March 17-19: Ireland
March 24-26: American Steakhouse
March 31-April 2: Springtime in Kentucky

Around the World in 80 Days Winter Dinner Club — Scandinavia - 1-7-16

6:30 pm – Bluegrass Theatre Guild Presetns: Twelve Angry Men, a Dinner Show, at the First Presbyterian Church of Frankfort, West Main Street

Tickets are $30.  Call 502.320.6960 for RESERVATIONS

Bluegrass Theater Presents Twelve Angry Men Dinner Theatre - 3-456-16

Oscar Trivia, 6:30 pm at Bourbon on Main, 103 West Main (KY 420), Frankfort

Bourbon on Main

7:00 pm – Meredith Wilson’s The Music Man, a Western Hills High School Drama and Music Department Production, at the Western Hills High School Auditorium

Tickets are $5/student, $10/adult

The Music Man at Western Hills HIgh School - Mar 3-6

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

DJ Music Night at the Brick Alley, 325 St. Clair. 875-2559.


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2nd Annual Frankfort River Blast

2nd Annual Frankfort River Blast

Brought to you by Frankfort/Franklin County Tourism