Learn the ins and outs of wines — bouquet, finish, pairing it with food — at First Vineyard from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Sunday when sommelier Kristen McClure presents a combination wine tasting/pairing seminar. Five First Vineyard wines will be tasted and paired with food, as well as two additional wines. Cost is $35 each or $60 per couple. A brief optional tour of the historic vineyard by owner Tom Beall will follow. Call 859-421-8819 for more information, or visit Firstvineyard.net.
Barks and Rec Day includes Pooch Plunge
Nicholasville/Jessamine County Parks and Recreation will present Barks and Rec Day, a day of dog and pet fun, on Saturday at Riney-B Park. Events include a 5K Fun Run (register at Njcpr.org), Dachshund Derby dog races, petting zoo and pony rides, tips from trainers, make-and-take dog toy craft, prize wheel and basket taffle, and the Pooch Plunge at the Pool. Riney-B Park is located at 300 Martin Luther King Drive in Nicholasville. For times and schedules, see the Nicholasville/Jessamine County Parks and Recreation Facebook page.