‘Purple Rain’ showing
The Kentucky Theatre has added a special showing of Purple Rain at 9:40 p.m. Monday in tribute to legendary music artist Prince who died last week. The film is rated R. More information at Kentuckytheater.com.
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Swim lesson registration opens for Lexington public pools
Swim lesson online registration opens at noon and will continue through May 15 at parks.lexingtonky.gov. Or you can do walk-in register from noon until 7 p.m. at the Picadome Administrative offices, 469 Parkway Drive.
Time to bust out that flannel shirt
Grunge rockers Pearl Jam will invade Rupp Arena for an 8 p.m. show that is close to selling-out. ($71; Rupparena.com)
The Rolex will have the Horse Park jumping
Expect 60,000 to 100,000 people at the Kentucky Horse Park for dressage, crosscountry and stadium jumping through Sunday. $20-$40 daily. Children 12 years and under do not need a ticket with Adult ticket purchase. Separate event seating required. (RK3DE.org)
NFL draft kicks off in Chicago
Last year the Cats had a first-rounder in Bud Dupree. This year doesn’t look promising. The draft will end on Saturday, where some ex-Cats such as Ryan Flannigan, A.J. Stamps, Melvin Lewis or Josh Forest might hear their name called. Keep up with developments at Kentuckysports.com or on Twitter @ExCats.
Keeneland’s last day
That is until the Fall Meet begins Oct. 7. That’s 161 days later, but who’s counting? Well, obviously, we are. (First post 1:05 p.m.)
Amy Schumer will bring laughs to Rupp
Comedian, writer, actress, and producer Amy Schumer brings her stand-up show for an 8 p.m. show at Rupp Arena. Tickets are $31.50-$125 to see the comedian known for her Comedy Central series Inside Amy Schumer. (Rupparena.com)