Photography Exhibit from Convention and Visitors Bureau contest, through August, McDowell Wellness Center. Sponsored by Gathering Artists. Open to the public during regular business hours. Free.
Works by Andrea Cass, David Cornwell, Lisa Schneider and Geri Trinler, through September, Commonwealth Cancer Center, Danville bypass. Open during regular business hours. Free.
"All The Queen's Horses," comprehensive exhibit that explores the role of the horse in the British Isles, through Aug. 24, International Museum of the Horse, Kentucky Horse Park, Lexington. Exhibit marks 25th anniversary of the horse park. Information: (859) 259-4224.
"Botanica: Recent Work by Bruce R. Frank," by Lexington Art League, through Sept. 16, MetroLex Gallery, 301 E. Main St., Lexington. Hours: 8:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, by appointment Saturday. Free. Information: (859) 254-7024. Web site: www.lexingtonartleague.com.
"Prince Charlie and the Royal House of Stuart 1688-1788: Works of Art from the Drambuie Collection," through Sept. 28, Headley-Whitney Museum, 4435 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Friday and noon-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Cost: $6/adults, $5/seniors, $3/children. Information: (859) 255-6653. Web site: www.headley-whitney.org.
"Storytellers: Artists as Authors," by Lexington Art League, through Aug. 23, Meridian Gallery, 325 W. Main St., Lexington. Hours: noon-4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 1-4 p.m. Saturday. Free. Web site: www.lexingtonartleague.com.
"Town Branch Trail - Signs and Photos," through Sept. 7, Central Library Gallery, 140 E. Main St., Lexington. Information: (859) 231-5559.
"Weapons of Mass Instruction: An LAL Members Exhibit," through Sept. 6, Kentucky Theatre Gallery, 214 E. Main St., Lexington. Open daily during Kentucky Theatre showings. InformatioN: (859) 254-7024. Web site: www.lexingtonartleague.com.
Tony Pence and Big Ugly, country and bluegrass music, 6:30-8:30 p.m. today, Weisiger Park. Part of the of Whimsy in Weisiger Summer Concert Series. Free.
The Jessamine Jazz Ensemble, 7-10 p.m. Saturday, Olde Town Park, Main Street in downtown Harrodsburg. Part of the Summer Entertainment Concert Series. Free; rain cancels.
Sun City Band, Friday and Saturday, Mae Johnson's White Barn, Waynesburg. Hours: 8 p.m.-midnight Friday and Saturday. Cost: $5. Call (606) 365-3417.
Billyblues, 8 p.m. today, Natasha's Cafe, Main Street, downtown Lexington.
The Buttondown Band, 7-11 p.m. Friday, $5; and Pure Country with Sam Tucker, 7-11 p.m. Saturday, $5; Sam's Place, Old U.S. 127, Junction City. Information: (859) 854-0045 or 854-6390.
The Barn concerts, specializing in "good, clean family fun," 6:30-10 p.m. every Friday night. Located on Buster Pike outside Burgin. Admission: $5. Tom Hurst, Sam Baker, Charlie Peel and Jim McKee are the featured singers/songwriters. Information: (859) 748-9689.
"Daniel Boone, The Man and The Legend," 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays through Aug. 16, Old Fort Harrod State Park. Sunday show time: 7 p.m. Cost: $12/adults, $10/seniors, $8/children; Sunday prices, $8 for all individuals. Tickets: (800) 852-6663. Web site: www.boonedrama.com.
"The Stephen Foster Story," 8 p.m. nightly, My Old Kentucky Home, Bardstown. Information: (502) 348-5971.
"You Can't Take It With You," Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy, through Saturday, Pioneer Playhouse. Dinner and theater: $20; children under 6, $6.50. Theater only: $12; children under 6, $3.50. Dinner served at 7:30 p.m.; show goes up at 8:30 p.m. Reservations: (859) 236-2747.
"Academia Nuts," comedy, Tuesday through Aug. 23, Pioneer Playhouse. Dinner and theater: $20; children under 6, $6.50. Theater only: $12; children under 6, $3.50. Dinner served at 7:30 p.m.; show goes up at 8:30 p.m. Reservations: (859) 236-2747.
"Hoofprints On The Stairs," a Civil War Music Drama, 8 p.m. Aug. 15-16 and 22-23, Centre Square outdoor stage, Lebanon. Adult cost: $7/advance, $9/door; children, $4. Limited seating; bring a lawn chair. Tickets: (877) 692-6002.