There'll be dancing in the street
Show off your best moves or learn a few new ones at Swingin' on Short, a free evening of dance and music, 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday at the Robert F. Stephens Courthouse Plaza, 120 North Limestone. Free dance lessons will be offered followed by a live band and street dance with a dance contest at intermission.
Celebrate American Pharoah's bid to win the Belmont Saturday at Keeneland. All of the day's races will be simulcast from Belmont, there will be drawings for prizes, and concessions and full-service bars will be open in the Grandstand. Admission and parking are free. Gates open at 9 a.m., Belmont's first race is 11:35 a.m. with the Belmont Stakes scheduled for approximately 6:50 p.m. For more info call (859) 254-3412 or go to Keeneland.com.
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Head to Pisgah country
The Pisgah Community Historic Association presents A Day in the Country 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Ashbrook Farm, 1960 Pisgah Pike in Woodford County. The day will include a community yard sale, a bake sale, lunch, free pony rides, live music and inflatables for kids. Proceeds will go to preserve the Pisgah Historic Agricultural District.
Friday night lights up
The North Limestone Community Development Corp. hosts the Night Market Friday from 6 to 10 p.m. at 700 Bryan Avenue. Vendors will include a Kentucky for Kentucky Pop-Up Shop, food trucks and music. Go to Nolicdc.org for more info.