As in previous years, on July Fourth, all Saul Good Restaurant & Pub locations will offer all food — the entire menu — half-price from noon to 7 p.m. as an incentive to generate donations for Military Missions Inc., a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing care packages for every Kentucky soldier deployed to Iraq, Afghanistan and elsewhere. Saul Good has three restaurants: Plaza at Fayette Mall, 3801 Mall Road, (859) 273-4663; Hamburg, 1808 Alysheba Way, (859) 317-9200; and downtown, 123 North Broadway, (859) 252-4663.
■ Courtyard Deli, 351 Church Street, will be open all day on July Fourth and will grill outside and serve a full menu inside. Regular Saturday hours will be 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
■ Clawdaddy's, 128 North Broadway, is offering summer dishes: Maine lobster, shrimp or crabmeat served over avocado with piquant sauce, and lobster gazpacho is back. Gelato flavors include bourbon vanilla, blueberry cheesecake and tiramisu.
■ Proud Mary Honky Tonk & BBQ, 9079 Old Richmond Road, will have a classic-rock fest for the Fourth, with four bands — Rockin' Between The Bridges, None of the Above, Brothers Keeper and the Five Below Band — fireworks at 10 p.m. and barbecue, plus food from Crazy 'Bout Cajun. Admission is $10. A portion of proceeds benefits Old Friends Thoroughbred Retirement Center in Georgetown.
■ Ramsey's Diners will kick off the 21st annual Corn Daze festival Saturday at the July Fourth street festival. Ramsey's will grill fresh Kentucky Proud corn and plans to give away more than 1,000 ears. All four Ramsey's restaurants will begin Corn Daze starting July 8.
■ Le Deauville French Bistro, 199 North Limestone, will have an early Bastille Day celebration on July 11. Owner-chef Marc Puil will have happy hour from 5 to 6:30 p.m., and dinner specials, including French barbecue, begin at 6 p.m. There will be door prizes, and you can play petanque, a traditional French game like bocci, in front of the restaurant. For reservations, call (859) 246-0999.
■ Natasha's Bistro & Bar, 112 Esplanade, has a new menu with lower prices. It is bringing back midnight curry and the cha cha chicken sandwich. New dishes include a short rib stroganoff, flying pig wings and shrimp tacos. Natasha's also offers delivery of box lunches, with sandwiches and salads. See the new menu at Bistro.beetnik.com. Call (859) 259-2754 for reservations or to place orders.
■ For July, Greentree Tea Room, 521 West Short Street, will have watermelon gazpacho; peach scone with peach jam; shrimp salad; Parmesan tomato rounds, chicken salad and olive nut tea sandwiches; Italian wedding cookies; pistachio cake; chocolate pots de creme; and summer blend tea. Reservations required; call (859) 455-9660.
■ For July, Bakery Blessings & Bookstore @ the Bar, 1999 Harrodsburg Road, will have baked bean soup and chilled strawberry soup. The bakery also will have Waldo cake pops for a Find Waldo Local event hosted by the Morris Book Shop in July. For a list of 25 businesses participating in the Waldo event, go to Morrisbookshop.com.
■ For the Fourth of July celebration downtown, the Lexington Farmers Market will move from Cheapside Pavilion to its Tuesday/Thursday site at Maxwell and Broadway, near Rupp Arena. Hours will be 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.
■ On Sunday, the Chevy Chase Farmers Market at Euclid and High streets will have beef, pork sausage, lamb, chicken, eggs, duck, potatoes, squash and zucchini, cucumbers, green beans, snow peas, micro greens, tomatoes, blueberries, melons and peaches.
■ LexGo Eat is going on vacation. The Weekender column will return July 24.