Montgomery County Fair
Montgomery County Fair will begin July 28th and end August 2nd. Gate admission is $10, this will cover entertainment and midway. The entertainment is brought to you by Murray Brothers Shows
Saturday, July 26
Pre Teen Miss, Miss Teen, and Miss
Monday, July 28
FFA & Vo Ag divisions entered
Baby Show (Girls Night)
Large Car Demolition Derby
Tuesday, July 29
Baby Show (Boys Night)
Small Car Demolition Derby
Wednesday, July 30
Tiny Miss and Mr. Pageant
Little Prince and Princess Pageant
Little Mr. and Miss Pageant
Truck Tug-O- War
Market Hog Show
Thursday, July 31
Beef Cattle Show
Friday, August 1
Truck and Tractor Pull
Saturday, August 2
Kids in the Races
Truck and Tractor pull
Lexington Restaurant Week 2014
Call For Time
Lexington Restaurant Week is back. The citywide culinary celebration, now in its second year, will take place July 24−August 2 and features 59 locally owned restaurants.
The 10-day event encourages locals and visitors to explore the many fine-dining opportunities that Lexington’s growing cuisine scene has to offer at an affordable, fixed price of $25. Depending on the restaurant, guests will be offered either a multicourse dinner or a two-can-dine deal. Diners can expect a cross-cultural culinary experience with a variety of dishes prepared by locally and nationally recognized chefs.
Connie Jo Miller, Group CJ/Restaurant Week headquarters
p. (859) 231-8666
Vacation Bible School @ Wooton Baptist Church
6pm - 8pm
First Baptist Church of Wooton
Agency D3 Discover Decide and Defend I Peter 3:15
Debbie Howard, Director 606-275-9031
Vacation Bible School
6:00pm - 8:45pm
Meta Baptist Church--8807 Meta Highway, Pikeville, KY 41501
Vacation Bible School
Meta Baptist Church Office-606-631-1194
KSA Wandering Storytellers Story Slam
Farish Theater, Lexington Public Library, Lexington KY
Story Slam, open-mic, competitive, five-minute time limit storytelling for adults and older teens. Yes, prizes awarded! 7:00 – 8:45 pm. Farish Theater, Lexington Public Library, 140 East Main Street, Lexington, KY. This KSA Wandering Storytellers event is presented in partnership with the Lexington Public Library.
Charles Wright Chair 502-223-4523
Wandering Storytellers Kentucky Storytelling Association
Burlesque Performer Training
1:30 - 3:30 PM, 6:00 - 8:00 PM and 8:30 - 10:30 PM
Defiance Studios, 1555 E New Circle Rd #182, Lexington, KY 40509
Are you interested in becoming a burlesque performer? Do you have a strong affinity for theatricality and glamour and all things Oh-La-La!? Well, you've come to the right place!
Learn the basics of burlesque performance from award-winning professionals in sixteen 2 hour classes that provide all the skills you will need to create a marketable stage identity, successful acts and glamorous costumes, all while gaining confidence and poise, expressing sensuality and creativity, and having fun! This course is also VERY beneficial for pole dancers/athletes, exotic dancers, and aerialists as it will help to expand your floor work skills while helping to give your performances a theatrical edge that audiences, booking agents and producers crave!
The first hour of class is comprised of lectures and demonstrations while the second hour of class is in the format of a traditional dance class, referred to as “theory” and “movement.”
-Creating a Stage Identity
-Creating an Act Concept
-Music & Musicality
-Choreography & Choreography of Events
-Burlesque Politics & Social Theory
-Connecting with the Audience
-Makeup for Stage & Photography
-Hairstyling for Stage & Photography
-Powerful Entrances & Exits
-Dancing in High Heels
-Walks & Struts
-Glove & Stocking Peels
-Dancing with Boas
-Dancing with Props
-Creating Exciting Reveals
-The Burlesque Handbook by Jo Weldon (hardcopy or digital acceptable)
-A pen and notebook for notes.
-Ballet slippers, jazz, or contemporary dance shoes of your choice.
-Please dress in form-fitting stretchy clothing that will be appropriate for moving around!
Choose from three time slots:
Tuesdays 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Tuesdays 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Tuesdays 8:30 PM to 10:30 PM
$480 for sixteen classes, $250 for eight classes, $130 for four classes, or $35 drop-in. Tuition assistance is available for those who qualify.
Siobhan Durham, 859-264-1117, email@example.com
Landscape/Mindscape: Selections from the Wells Fargo Collection
Tues.-Sun.: noon -5 and Fri noon-8
UK Art Museum, 405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY
exhibition of contemporary art
dorothy freeman: 859.257.5717
Shillito Park Football Sign Ups!
Email Brian Smith Shillitowildcats10U@gmail.com for time
Lexington, KY - Dunbar Community Center or at http://www.lexingtonky.gov/index.aspx?page=208
REGISTRATION FEE $55.00 per participant
Scholarships are available upon request with income eligibility provided. At the time of registration new participants must provide proof of age and scholarship applicants must provide income eligibility information unless previously submitted in 2013. Payment is also due at the time of registration. Registrations are accepted by mail-in, drop-off and on-line. Drop-off registrations are accepted during regular business hours.
Athletics Office in the Dunbar Community Center,
545 N. Upper Street
(Monday – Friday, 8 am – 5 pm).
Shillitowildcats10U@gmail.com - Brian Smith