WEG Best Bets: Oct. 4

October 4, 2010 

SPOTLIGHT LEXINGTON

All events are freeSpotlightlexky.com

CentrePointe block: Live Games telecast — jumping, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and 2:30-5:30 p.m.

At Robert F. Stephens Courthouse Plaza: Broadway Showcase with Lyndy Franklin, J.C. Montgomery, Jason Heymann, Jeromy Smith and more, 5:30 p.m.

At Cheapside Park: The Swells, jazz/blues, 5:30 p.m.

ALLTECH FORTNIGHT FESTIVAL

Lexington Bach Choir with Vince DiMartino, trumpet: Bach Family Concert. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 4, 2 p.m. Oct. 6. First Presbyterian Church, 174 N. Mill St. $20-$25. (859) 225-0370. Lexarts.tix.com

Alltech Haitian Harmony Benefit Concert with the Chieftains and Friends. 7:30 p.m. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St. $45, $100. (859) 257-4929. Singletarytickets.com

Tony Bennett, pop. 8 p.m. Norton Center for the Arts, Danville. $85-$150. 1-877-448-7469. Nortoncenter.com

For Central Kentucky's most comprehensive events listings, visit Calendar.kentucky.com

Best betsat the park

A few events to watch for among the numerous entertainment options, demonstrations and other activities at the Kentucky Experience, Equine Village, Alltech Experience and Trade Show:

Equine Village

Tommie Turvey the Equine Extremist: Turvey showcases the amazing feats of which horses are capable. Village Arena, 3 p.m. (Also performing Oct. 5-9)

Pat Parelli: Pat and Linda Parelli demonstrate "Natural Horsemanship," covering topics such as long reining, jumping bareback, horse psychology, fluidity in riding, and learning the language of horses. Lecture Hall, 11:30 a.m. Clinicians Corral, 4:30 p.m. (Also performing Oct. 5-9)

Inspection Lane

Get your first look at the horses involved in this week's para-dressage competition at the High Hope Inspection Lane. 8:30 a.m.

Today's schedule

8 a.m.

Kentucky Horse Park opens

10 a.m.

Jumping (speed competition, part 1) at Rolex Stadium

2:30 p.m.

Jumping (speed competition, part 2) at Rolex Stadium

Tickets available at the main entrance to Kentucky Horse Park, at Ticketmaster.com and Ticketmaster outlets, and by calling 1-888-934-2010.

ON TV

10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and 2:30-5 p.m. (Insight-565): Jumping speed competition (live).

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