What's happening in the area for June 24

June 24, 2004

Events for this column must be submitted to the Advocate by 5 p.m. Tuesday. Call (859) 236-2551 with complete information, including hours and admission price; or e-mail


All-member exhibit," by Gathering Artists, through July, Vineyard Room, Chateau du Vieux Corbeau winery, 471 Stanford Ave. 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.


"Saluting the Great American Brass Band Festival," photography by John Robinson, through June, 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.


Summer Singers concert, 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Newlin Hall, Centre College.

No Tools Loaned, bluegrass music, 7:309:30 p.m. Saturday, Olde Town Park, Main Street, downtown Harrodsburg. Part of the Summer Entertainment Concert Series. Free. Rain site: Ragged Edge Community Theater, 111 South Main St.

Gospel night, featuring Lexington Avenue Gospel Quartet and First Baptist Church Men's Choir, Whimsy in Weisiger concert, 6:30-8:30 p.m. today, Weisiger Park, downtown Danville. Also featuring ArtsAlive! art market, sponsored by Arts Commission of Danville/Boyle County, and farmer's market. Free. July 1: G. Busy and the Blues Revue.

Stardust, 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.

The Swells, 7:30-10:30 p.m. today, Two Roads Caf. Saturday: Jazz Caf, 7:30-10:30 p.m. Wednesday: Open mic with guitarist Paul Sirimongkhon.

Royal Blue, bluegrass music jam session, 8 p.m. Saturday, Chimney Rock Campground, Burgin. Information:

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.

Moonlight Big Band, 7:30-10 p.m. Monday, Old Kentucky State Park rotunda, Bardstown. Bring picnic basket and lawn chairs. Tickets: (800) 638-4877.


"Daniel Boone, The Man and the Legend," 8:30 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday, through Aug. 21, James Harrod Amphitheatre, Harrodsburg. Cost: $12/adults, $10/seniors, $8/children 5-12; $5/under 4. Reservations: (800) 852-6663. Web site:

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

"The Taffetas," a romp through the music of the 1950s, 8 p.m. July 9-10 and 15-17, 3 p.m. July 11 and 18, West T. Hill Community Theatre, Larrimore Lane. Tickets: (859) 236-1310.

"Sherlock's Secret Life," Tuesday through Saturday, June 29-July 10, Pioneer Playhouse. Dinner and theater: 7:30 p.m., $25. Theater only: 8:30 p.m., $13. Reservations: (859) 236-2747.


Garrard County Fair and Horse Show, Saturday through July 3, Garrard County Fairgrounds.

Call for artists interested in exhibiting at "Gallery Hop Stops," set for 5-8 p.m. Nov. 12 and Feb. 4 and hosted by the Arts Commission of Danville/Boyle County. For information about becoming an exhibitor: Ann Nichols, executive director of the Arts Commission, (859) 238-0063 or

Crab Orchard Fourth of July Celebration, July 2-3, downtown Crab Orchard.

Lincoln County Fair and Horse Show, July 5-10, Lincoln County Fairgrounds.

17th anniversary fund-raiser, hosted by Perry's Market, July 10, Ky. 837, Walltown in Casey County. This is the seventh year the market has raised funds for the Shriners' hospital. Information: (606) 379-6728.

Danville Art Guild, demonstrating and painting, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. July 3, Maple Tree Gallery.

John C.C. Mayo, coal baron, a Kentucky Chautauqua performance by David Hurt, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Constitution Square State Historic Site. Free.

Dave Cottrell, magician, noon Friday, Old Fort Harrod State Park. Free. Part of the Picnic in the Park Series. July 2: Larry Sanders, Bob Martin and Kathern Huffman, variety of music.

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