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Highlights for Saturday, August 9, 2014
Don’t miss a minute of what’s going on this Summer Weekend in and around the Frankfort Area!
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Saturday, August 9, 2014
World’s Longest Yardsale, also known as the 127 Corridor Sale, NOW 690 MILES and running right through Frankfort! From 5 Miles North of Addison, Michigan to Gadsden, Alabama! More info at http://www.127sale.com/
7:00 am – 12:00 pm – Farmers Market, Pick up some fresh produce and start your week end off nice! at River View Park. Info: http://www.fcmarket.org/
9:00 am – 3:00 pm – New Leash on Life Thrift Store, Shop 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
Frankfort Yoga Studio, Restorative and Pre-Natal Yoga for Women, 9:30-10:30 a.m. (Special Class, Pre-Register) All Levels Yoga, 9:45 a.m., Group Meditation and Mantra Class, 1:00-2:00 p.m., 306 W Main St, 3rd floor. Info: 227-3276
10:00 am – 8:00 pm – The Kentucky Open Bodybuilding Championship, Frankfort Convention Center, prejudging begins at 12 noon, with finals at 6:30 p.m. at the Frankfort Convention Center, 405 Mero St. Admission: $25. Info: 564-5335. KY Open has bodybuilding, figure, bikini and physique. It also has Novice as well. Get more info HERE
11:00 am – 1:00 pm – Boogie Boutique Shopping Day, at the Frankfort School of Ballet, 340 St. Clair Street. Meet the instructors, tour the studio, try a few sample classes and enjoy fun give-aways….All for FREE! Registration will be accepted for the 2014-2015 dance season beginning August 18 and includes ballet, tap, jazz, pointe, modern and creative movement for ages 18 months through adult. (Registration can also be submitted online). Info: http://www.frankfortballet.com or 226-6443.
1:00 pm – Magic Adams Comes to the Library!!, Paul Sawyier Public Library, 319 Wapping St, Frankfort, Kentucky 40601, International Award Winning Variety artist is coming to Paul Sawyier Public Library in Frankfort, KY! Admission is FREE! This doesn’t happen often– Mark your calendar!!!!
1:00 – 4:00 pm – Family Fun Saturday: Gadgets and Gizmos, Kentucky Inventors, at the Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History, 100 W. Broadway. From parachutes to traffic lights, Kentuckians have had some great ideas! Celebrate Kentucky Inventors as you test inventions concocted in the commonwealth. For children ages five to 10 and their families. Come anytime between 1 and 4 p.m. Admission is free and separate from attending a KHS museum, which has paid admission. Info: 502-564-1792
5:00 pm – Live-On-Bike Concert Ride with the Chris Fallis Trio, Liberty Hall Historic Site, 202 Wilkinson St., Bicycles will be dancing in the streets as the Folkbike ReCyclery and WalkBike Frankfort proudly present a Live On Bike Concert Ride featuring the Chris Fallis Trio! Come join us at Liberty Hall for a slow paced easy going ride through beautiful downtown Frankfort while groovin’ to the sweet sounds of the band. It’s a FREE event and everyone is welcome! A second set of music, great food and drink, and social time will be enjoyed outside at the Kentucky Coffeetree Cafe at the conclusion of the ride. Get your dancing tires on and come join us!
Wine Art exhibit of Sallie Clay Lanham’s original art begins at Capital Cellars. 227 W. Broadway. Info: 352-2600.
5:30 – 9:30 pm – DECK CONCERT: The Foles., a Cincinnati based acoustic folk trio consisting of Tim Hinde (guitar, vocals, harmonica), Adam Sanregret (upright bass, vocals) and Stan Ginn (hand percussion), who have logged over 300 live performances since forming in 2008. Elk Creek Vineyards, Owenton, KY, http://www.elkcreekvineyards.com/
6:00 pm – 2:30 am – Twin Hills Drive-in Theatre, 1785 Louisville Road, Harrodsburg, KY, Guardians of the Galaxy, starring Chris Pratt, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper; and Tammy, starring Melissa McCarthy, Susan Sarandon, Kathy Bates.
An Old Fashioned Drive-In Theatre experience located in Harrodsburg, Kentucky. Family owned and operated. Providing affordable fun for everyone!
Admission: $5.00 for adult
$2.50 for children (3-11)
Children ages 2 & under are free!
*These admission prices include both movies!
-Lawn chairs allowed.
-Outside Coolers and food allowed for $5
-Tune your radio station to 106.1 FM
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
The Mertons (Last reunion show) at The Brick Alley, 325 St. Clair. Info: 875-2559
DJ FU at The Dragon Pub, 103 W Main St. Info: 875-9300 or www.dragonpub.com