UK football on a Thursday?
Yes, it's game day for the Cats as the UK football plays its first-ever Thursday game at Commonwealth Stadium when Auburn comes to town. That should make for fun rush-hour traffic. (7 p.m.; ESPN)
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200,000 shoppers, 1,500 vendors at Court Days
Court Days in downtown Mount Sterling started in the 1700s as an annual market day to trade animals and guns. These days you'll find food, crafts, antiques, live music and more. Check it out 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday through Oct. 19. (Mtsterlingcourtdays.com)
Are you ready for some Big Blue Madness?
With a sold-out Rupp Arena, Kentucky coaches John Calipari and Matthew Mitchell are sure to put on an entertaining show as the Wildcats celebrate the opening of basketball practice. This will be the 11th time Madness has been held at Rupp Arena. (7 p.m.; SEC Network)
Bourbon Chase reaches the finish line
The Bourbon Chase, a 200- mile relay race through the grounds of historic bourbon distilleries and across horse country, will end with a finish-line celebration next to Triangle Park in downtown Lexington. The free celebration will feature live music, food vendors and samples of bourbon. (Bourbonchase.com)