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CentrePointe block: Live Games telecast — eventing, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
At Robert F. Stephens Courthouse Plaza: The City, jazz, 4 p.m. Swing Street, variety dance band, 8 p.m.
At Cheapside Park: Young at Heart, big band, 1 p.m. Swingin' on Main dance event, 5 p.m.
At Triangle Park: Kentucky Market, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. "Guys and Gals" kids activity, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Mecca, dance group, 11 a.m. Banners community project, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. McTeggart Irish Dancers, 2 p.m. Recycled jewelry kids activity, 2-6 p.m. Lexington Philharmonic Orchestra Kinder Konzert, 4 and 5:30 p.m.
ALLTECH FORTNIGHT FESTIVAL
String Band Day. Featuring Jim and Ada McCown, Paul David Smith, Clack Mountain String Band and Rich and the Po' Folks. Workshops and jam sessions, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Concerts, 6 p.m. Square dance called by Julie Shepherd-Powell, 9 p.m. Appalshop, Whitesburg. Free. (606) 633-0108. Appalshop.org.
Del McCoury Band, bluegrass. 7 p.m. The Grand Theatre, Frankfort. $30-$50. (502) 352-7469. Grandtheatrefrankfort.org.
University of Kentucky Symphony Orchestra with Marvin Hamlisch, conductor. 7:30 p.m. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St. $30-$40. (859) 257-4929. Singletarytickets.com.
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Best bets at the park
A few events to watch for among the numerous entertainment options, demonstrations and other activities at the Kentucky Experience, Equine Village, Alltech Experience and Trade Show:
National Gypsy Horse Show and Faire Association: Performances include Gypsy horses in their native equipment and riders appearing in costume reflecting the cultural heritage of the breed. Village Arena, 3 p.m.
Irish Draught Horse Association of North America: Demonstrations are designed to showcase the talent, adaptability, kindness and intelligence of this warm-blooded breed. A jumping and dressage demo performed simultaneously and the Irish Draught-drawn wagon and Irish dancers will entertain the crowd. Village Arena, 4:30 p.m.
Driftwood, a band known for its blending of country rock, blues and bluegrass, performs at 5:30 p.m.
To d ay ' s s c he d ule
Kentucky Horse Park opens
Eventing (cross country) at Cross Country Course
Tickets available at the main entrance to Kentucky Horse Park, at Ticketmaster.com and Ticketmaster outlets, and by calling 1-888-934-2010.
O N TV
There is no WEG TV coverage Saturday, but live streaming video of all the day's events and medal ceremonies is available for free at USEFNetwork.com.