Say it with me: 'Dy-no-mite!'
Comedian Jimmie Walker, J.J. from the 1970s sitcom Good Times, brings his stand-up show to Pioneer Playhouse in Danville, Friday and Saturday. Dinner is at 7:30 p.m., show time is 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $18 for the show, $32 for dinner and a show. Call 1-866-597-5297 or go to Pioneerplayhouse.com.
Catch the state fair in Louisville
It's opening weekend at the Kentucky State Fair going on through Aug. 30 at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville. This beloved summer tradition offers something for everyone including livestock shows, food, carnival rides and live concerts. Gates open at 7 a.m., exhibits open at 9 a.m. at the Kentucky Exposition Center, 937 Phillips Lane, in Louisville.
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Admission is $10 for adults, $6 for ages 6 to 12 and seniors, free for ages 5 and younger. Parking is $8 per car. Free off-site parking with a free tram service is available both weekends of the fair at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium. Kystatefair.org.
Versailles festival Saturday
The Versailles Twilight & Roots and Heritage Festival is noon to 9 p.m. Saturday in downtown Versailles. The day will include food vendors, wineries, arts and crafts, horse demonstrations, entertainment and a children's area with games.
'I'm a ghost with the most, babe'
Beetlejuice, starring Michael Keaton, above, Alec Baldwin and Geena Davis, is this week's featured movie at Fountain Films On Friday. The free show starts at dusk, around 8:45 p.m. Friday at Triangle Park, 400 West Main Street. Downtownlex.com.