Paintings by Diane Carey, through August, McDowell Wellness Center. Sponsored by Gathering Artists. Open to the public during regular business hours. Free. Information: (859) 236-6627.
"Suddenly Sirius," exhibit of new works by members with a canine or a celestial theme for the dog days of summer, by Wilderness Trace Art League, through August, 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.
Paintings by Jack Carey, for sale and on display, Cutter's Buffet, Hustonville Road.
Women Artists Group Show, mixed media by group of central Kentucky female artists, through Sept. 12, Central Library Gallery, 140 E. Main St., Lexington. Hours: 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday. Free.
Works by several members, by Gathering Artists, through December, Commonwealth Cancer Center, Danville bypass. Open during regular business hours. Free. Information: (859) 236-6561.
"Fairy Tales and Folklore," through Sept. 12, Central Library Gallery, 140 E. Main St., Lexington. Open during regular library hours. Information: (859) 231-5559. Reception: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Friday.
After Six, favorites of the 1940s and '50s, 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. Aug. 19: Ceol Crihe, Irish music.
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.
Music by Jim and Tracie Aldridge, 8:30 p.m. Friday, Eclectic Coffee House. Free. Information: (859) 936-9815.
Jazz Cafe, 7:30-10:30 p.m. Saturday, Two Roads Cafe. Wednesday: Open mic with guitarist Shane White. Information: (859) 236-9847.
"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: www.boonedrama.com.
"Bay at the Moon," soulful comedy, Tuesday through Saturday, Aug. 10-21, Pioneer Playhouse. Dinner and theater: 7:30 p.m., $25. Theater only: 8:30 p.m., $13. Reservations: (859) 236-2747. Web site: Pioneer Playhouse.
Old Fort Harrod Antique and Classic Car Show, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday. Hosted by the Bluegrass Cruisers Car Club. Food, music and awards available. Information: (859) 734-9614.
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 email@example.com.
Pat Godwin, armed with a quick wit, piano and guitar, through Saturday, Comedy Off Broadway, Lexington Green. Show times and prices: 8 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, $7.50; 8 and 10:30 p.m. Friday, $9.50; 7, 9:15 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. Saturday, $12.50. Box office hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Web site: www.comedyoffbroadway.com.
Grassroots Writers, 6-7:30 p.m. second and fourth Tuesdays. Information and locations of meetings: (859) 548-2698 or (859) 339-0473.
Scott Kennedy, seen on Comedy Central's "Premium Blend," Wednesday through Aug. 21, Comedy Off Broadway, Lexington Green. Show times and prices: 8 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, $6.50; 8 and 10:30 p.m. Friday, $8.50; 7, 9:15 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. Saturday, $10.50. Box office hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Web site: www.comedyoffbroadway.com.
Bike night, every Thursday, Sonic of Danville. For motorcycle enthusiasts. Hosted by In the Wind Social Club. Information: Rap Hipl, (859) 854-3835.
U.S. 127 Corridor Sale, through Saturday, 450 miles through the southern part of the United States.
Classic Car Show, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, Old Fort Harrod State Park, Harrodsburg. Food, music and awards available. Information: (859) 734-9614.