After Hours at Liberty Hall, Barks & Brews, Downtown Frankfort, Jim Webb, Jim Webb and The Webb Brothers, Kentucky Roots music, Liberty Hall, Liberty Hall Historic Site, Live Music, Orlando Brown House, The Webb Brothers
Frankfort, KY – February 19, 2016 – Save the date and plan to kick off your Derby season with honorary chairs Martha Layne Collins and Steve and Diane Collins at Liberty Hall Historic Site’s annual spring fundraiser, “Bourbon & Browns” on Saturday, April 16 at 6:30 p.m. With Kentucky hot brown creations from famed chef and James Beard Award nominee, Ouita Michel of Holly Hill Inn, and selections of Woodford Reserve bourbon, your palate will be pleased. The event features Bluegrass music by No Tools Loaned, a favorite on the Governor’s Derby Train, unique live and silent auction items, and the company of good friends. The event celebrates the 50th anniversary of the National Preservation Act and all proceeds benefit the continued preservation of Liberty Hall Historic Site. Tickets are $75, and can be purchased starting today online at www.libertyhall.org, or by calling (502) 227-2560.
Join floral artist Ashley Averell to create your own fall or winter centerpiece using greens from the Liberty Hall garden, vegetables, fruit, and other natural materials. $30 fee includes materials and refreshments. 10 a.m.-noon at the Orlando Brown House. Pre-registration required. Call 502-227-2560 to register.
9th Annual Heartwood Music Festival, American Red Cross, Buffalo Trace, Buffalo Trace Distillery, Capital City Classic Auto Club, Cruise-In/Car Show, Downtown Frankfort, Family Saturday: Civil War Workers, Farmers Market, Ghost Tours, Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky River, Kentucky River Campground, Kentucky River Music and BBQ Fest, Lets Move! Sprinkler Saturday's, New Leash On Life, New Leash on Life Thrift Store, Old Capitol, Orlando Brown House, Salado Wildlife Center, State Arsenal, Twin Hills Drive-in Theater
Saturday, July 26th Highlights of Frankfort Events
Don’t miss a minute of what’s going on this Summer Weekend in and around the Frankfort Area!
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Saturday, July 26, 2014
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/
8:30 am – 4:00 pm – American Red Cross Adult & Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED Training, The Franklin County Red Cross Chapter will offer Adult & Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED for Lay Responders certification training on Saturday, July 26, 8:30am – 4pm at the Red Cross building at 318 Washington St. in Frankfort. The cost for the training is $110/person ($90 without Pediatric CPR/AED). Students must be pre-registered and prepaid 5 business days prior to the class date. Register and pay online at http://www.redcross.org/takeaclass; or call 1-800-733-2767. Class size is limited to 12 students. For more information, contact the Red Cross at 502-223-1795 or 1-800-578-4904.
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 – 1:00 pm – Water Games: Frog Hop, Salado Wildlife Center, Meet us outside between 10am and 1pm for a fun children’s activity that shows what it’s like to live the life of a frog! Participants will get to hop through our obstacle course as they dodge hungry predators and try to find food for themselves. This ac-tivity will involve getting slightly wet with a sprinkler so please dress accordingly. No registration required. Free with general admission.
12 Noon – 10:00 pm – Kentucky River Music and BBQ Fest, Kentucky River Campground, 1489 Steele Branch Rd, Frankfort, Kentucky 40601
Noon Nizhoni’ Sky – Navajo Flute
1:30 Drew Lanius & Jay Aronoff – Acoustic Duo Classic Rock
3:00 Ben Lacy – Guitar Virtuoso
4:30 Triceratops Jackson – Original Americana
6:00 ** BBQ Contest and Potluck Dinner – Up In Smoke BBQ **
7:00 Southlanders – Bluegrass and Classic Country
8:30 Stone Soup – Blues / Classic Rock / Funk
Call Kentucky River Campground for reservations. Must have a camp site to attend 502-227-2465.
12:30 – 2:00 pm – Lets Move! Sprinkler Saturdays. Cool off on a hot summer day the old-fashioned way–by running through the spirnklers! Behind the Orlando Brown House, 212 Wilkinson St., 12:30-2:00 p.m. FREE Event. (Program may be cancelled due to weather or a conflicting event in the garden. Please visit Facebook page for up-to-the-minute updates.) Info: 227-2561
1:00 – 4:00 pm – Family Saturday: Civil War Workers, a Kentucky Historical Society event at the State Arsenal, 125 W. Main St. History meets science when your children ages 5 to 10 make replica Civil War ammunition. Drop in between 1 and 4. Info: 502-564-1792.
3:00 – 10:00 pm – 9th Annual Heartwood Music Festival, Join Kentucky Heartwood for a one-of-a-kind festival featuring a youth music contest, art exhibitors, children’s activities, a chalk drawing competition, hands-on workshops, a folk dance, and entertainment by original bands The Metafours and Warren Byrom and Seth Murphy. Millville, Kentucky
Schedule of Events
- 3 pm Festival Starts
- 3pm Bluegrass Pipeline Teach In
- 3-4 pm Open Mike
- 3:30 pm Stream Ecology Workshop – Seed Saving/Gardening Workshop
- 4 pm Music Competition – 8-12 yr olds
- 4 pm Folk Dance in Gym
- 4:30 pm Rain barrel Workshop
- 4:45 pm Obstacle Course
- 5 pm Warren Byrom and Seth Murphy
- 5pm Natural Healing Workshop
- 5:15 pm Basketball Shot Competition
- 5:30 pm Dance Demonstration in Gym
- 5:30 pm Stream Ecology Workshop
- 6 pm Music Competition 13-18 yr olds
- 6 pm Solar Oven Workshop
- 6:30 pm Pipeline Ploys Street Theater
- 6:45 pm Children’s Parade
- 7 pm Raffle Drawing & Enviro Quiz Winner
- 7:15 pm Awards Presentation
- 7:45 pm The Metafours
All Day: Information tables, Vendors, Local Food, Concessions, Moonbounce, Pony Rides
Read more information about this event on Capital Living HERE.
5:30 – 9:30 pm – DECK CONCERT: Lyn Payne Holland, playing acoustic guitar music all over the Cincinnati area from winery’s, clubs, festivals and private parties for over 30+ years. Playing a very broad range of music, from country, folk to Jazz and Rock. Elk Creek Vineyards, Owenton, KY, http://www.elkcreekvineyards.com
6:00 – 9:00 pm – Cruise-In/Car Show, sponsored by Capital City Classic Auto Club. Downtown Frankfort on Broadway in front of the Old State Capitol. Free family fun!
6:00 pm – 2:30 am – Twin Hills Drive-in Theatre, 1785 Louisville Road, Harrodsburg, KY, Planes: Fire & Rescue, starring Dane Cook, Ed Harris, and Julie Bowen; and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, starring Gary Oldman, Keri Russell, and Andy Serkis.
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
DJ Party hosted by Hatchett and Double at The Brick Alley, 325 St. Clair. Info: 875-2559
Live Music at The Dragon Pub, 103 W Main St. Info: 875-9300 or www.dragonpub.com