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Here Come the Mummies, a Nashville band known for sporting head-to-toe gauze, performs a free concert at 9:30 p.m. Sunday on the Kentucky Ale Stage at Robert F. Stephens Courthouse Plaza, 120 North Limestone. It's part of the Breeder's Cup Festival going on through Oct. 31 at venues throughout Lexington. For more information, go to Breederscupfestival.com.
Running at the Horse Park
Kentucky for Kentucky hosts a 5K (or 25-furlong) Run at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Kentucky Horse Park's Alltech Arena, 4089 Iron Works Parkway. For kids age 1 to 10, there's the Stickhorse Stampede beginning at 2:45 p.m. Strollers and dogs on leashes are welcome. Registration is $30, $20 for UK students, through 5 p.m. Friday. Stampede registration is $10. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Permanently Disabled Jockeys Fund and Ironcology, to treat horses suffering from cancer. Go to Ky4ky5k.com.'Murphy' play is an original
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Message Theater presents I Dedicate This Ride: The Making of Isaac Murphy, an original play by Frank X Walker. Shows are 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Lyric Theatre & Cultural Arts Center, 300 East Third Street. Both shows are pay-what-you-can. (859) 280-2201. Lexingtonlyric.com.
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Feeders' Cup, a local and regional food truck rally, is 3 to 10 p.m. Saturday at Whitaker Bank Ballpark, 207 Legends Lane. Tickets are $20 online, $30 at the gate. Feederscup.com.
Note: All events on this page are part of the Breeders' Cup Festival. For more on festival events, see our calendar of Breeders' Cup events on Page 15.