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Capital Living Event Highlights - Friday


Highlights for Friday, March 4th, 2016

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

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Friday, March 4, 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.

8:30 am – 2:00 pm – Blood Drive, at the American Red Cross, 318 Washington Street, Use RapidPass to speed up donation time.  Visit http://www.redcrossblood.org/RapidPass for more information.

9:00 am – 5:00 pm – Shop for the Animals, at New Leash on Life Thrift Store, 415 W Broadway.  Unique modern and vintage items for sale.  All proceeds benefit the Franklin County Humane Society. 352-2229.

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

2:00 – 10:00 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.

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Friday, March 4th

2:00 pm Pikeville (Ky.) vs Lindsey Wilson (Ky.)
4:00 pm Cumberland (Tenn.) vs Life (Ga.)
8:00 pm Campbellsville (Ky.) vs Shawnee State (Ohio)

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

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

5:00 – 8:00 pm – Knights of Columbus Fish Fry, at Good Shepherd Church, 72 Good Shepherd Way

We prefer to call it “‘Fryday Fish Fry”, but to each his own!  Enjoy baked or fried Icelandic Cod, complete with a baked potato or french fries, with cole slaw & hush-puppies.  Cost is only  $8 – $10 depending on options chosen.

Fish Fry through Lent at Good Shepherd Church - FebMar2016

Homemade sangria and sangria-margarita. Serving cat fish, homemade tortilla soup and artisan mole poblano and homemade 3 milk cake for dessert at La Fiesta Grande, 334 St. Clair St. 352-2395.

5:00 – 9:00 pm – NATE JONES, Inside the Winery at Elk Creek Vineyards, Owenton, KY http://www.elkcreekvineyards.com/

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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

Lent special, salmon, mahi-mahi or catfish at La Fiesta Grande, 334 St. Clair St. 352-2395

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

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.

7:30 pm – Bridge of Spies (2015 PG-13), at The Grand Theatre, 308 St. Clair Street

During the Cold War, an American lawyer is recruited to defend an arrested Soviet spy in court, and then help the CIA facilitate an exchange of the spy for the Soviet captured American U2 spy plane pilot, Francis Gary Powers.

Directed by Steven Spielberg, starring Tom Hanks.

2015 PG-13

Tickets: $8 On sale Feb. 22

Bridge of Spies - 3-4-5-16

Live music at Bourbon on Main, 103 West Main (KY 420), Frankfort

Bourbon on Main

Eddie Barber with Ghost Town, at the Brick Alley, 325 St. Clair. 875-2559.


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