What's Happening

May 27, 2004


Paintings by Anne Crawford, through May, Vineyard room, Chateau du Vieux Corbeau winery. Hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Information: (859) 236-1808.

Varied works by Nancy Beresford, through June, Boyle County Public Library. Open to the public during regular business hours. Free. Information: (859) 332-7046.

"The Secret Life of Fish," collage works by Mary Ruth Maggard through June, McDowell Wellness Center. Sponsored by Gathering Artists. Open to the public during regular business hours. Free. Information: (859) 236-6627.


"Shades of Greatness," national tour of Negro Leagues Baseball Museum's memorabilia, through July 11, Louisville Slugger Museum. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Cost: $6/adults, $5/seniors, $3.50/ages 6-12. Information: (502) 588-7228.

"Saluting the Great American Brass Band Festival," photography by John Robinson, June 3-30, Unit No. 2, Constitution Square. Facility also includes two floors of members' arts and crafts. Hours: noon-4 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, 1-4 p.m. Sundays. Closed Tuesdays. Information: (859) 236-6561.

All-member exhibit, by Gathering Artists, through June, Commonwealth Cancer Center, Danville bypass. Open during regular business hours. Free. Information: (859) 236-6561.

"Through the Lens of Clay Lancaster: Photographs of a Preservation Pioneer (1930-1970)," through May, Central Library Gallery, 140 E. Main St., Lexington. Information: (859) 231-5559.

New mixed media paintings by J. Robert Gundy Jr., through June 8, MetroLex Gallery, 301 E. Main, Lexington. Hours: 8:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. weekdays; Saturdays by appointment. Information: (859) 254-7024 and


Leavin' Tracks, 8 p.m.-midnight Friday and Saturday Mae Johnson's White Barn, Waynesburg. Cost: $5/adults, $1/under 9. Auction: 7 p.m. Mondays, led by Waynesburg Auction. Information: (606) 365-3417.

"Bluegrass Bash at the 'Burg," featuring Grammy Award winner J.D. Crowe and the New South, The Dean Osborne Band and Stringtown, 6 p.m. Saturday, Anderson-Dean Park. Free. Information: (859) 734-9167.

John Conlee, 7 and 9:15 p.m. Saturday, New Barn Theater, Renfro Valley. Cost: $15 and $17 plus tax and handling. Tickets: (800) 765-7464. Web site:

Royal Blue, bluegrass music, Saturday, Diamond Lakes Resort Opera House, Louisville. Information:

Paul Sirimongkhon, guitarist, 7:30-10:30 p.m. Wednesday, Two Roads Cafe. June 3: Moore & Preston, 7:30-10:30 p.m. June 5: Jazz Cafe, 7:30-10:30 p.m.


"Mr. Shaw Goes to Hollywood," Tuesday through Saturday June 12-26, Pioneer Playhouse. Dinner and theater: 7:30 p.m., $25. Theater only: 8:30 p.m., $13. Reservations: (859) 236-2747.


Contra dance, sponsored by Lexington Traditional Dance Association, 8-11 p.m. Friday, ArtsPlace, 161 N. Mill St., Lexington. Music by Atcher, Beck and Kahl. Dress for energetic activity. Cost: $5/adults, $4/students and first-timers. Information: (859) 269-2713.


Heart of Hustonville Festival, June 3-5, Main Street.

Pleasant Hill Antique Show and Sale, June 5-6, Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill. Information: (800) 734-5611.

24th Annual Old Fort Harrod Festival, featuring arts, crafts, kids' activities, live music and entertainment and food, June 5-6, Old Fort Harrod State Park, Harrodsburg. Free. Information: (859) 734-9614.

"400 Miles of Antiques, Collectibles and Stuff," across Ky. 68 and 80, June 3-6. Information: (800) 755-0076.

11th Annual Harrodsburg Roots and Heritage Festival, June 4-6, West Broadway Street. Information: (859) 247-1570.

Great American Brass Band Festival Chautauqua Tea, 3 and 5 p.m. June 10, The Tea Leaf; 4 p.m. performance by Franconian Harmonics, West T. Hill Community Theatre. Cost: $15; reservations required. Information: (859) 236-7456.

Yellowbanks Dulcimer Festival, June 4-5, Owensboro. Free. Information: (270) 684-1631.

Tim Wilson, winner of the Cinemax Comedy Competition, Wednesday through June 5 and June 9-12, Comedy Off Broadway, Lexington Green. Show times and prices: 8 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, $12.25; 8 and 10:30 p.m. Friday, $17.25; 7, 9:15 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. Saturday, $19.75. Box office hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.

Call for entries for "Let There Be Light," national juried exhibition set for July 18-Sept. 11 at Centenary Christian Life Center. For all media; theme is open to representational, symbolic or abstract interpretation. Cost: $25/1-3 slides, $35/4-6 slides; Central Kentucky artists can drop off actual artwork in lieu of slides. Cash award for Best in Show. Information: (859) 236-4800. Web site:

The Great American Brass Band Festival, June 10-13, downtown Danville and Centre College. Free. Information: (800) 755-0076.

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