Classic film series returns for the summer
The Kentucky Theatre's Summer Classics Series starts with 1954's Godzilla: The Japanese Original. Shows are at 1:30 and 7:15 p.m. at the theater, 214 East Main Street. Tickets are $6 and available in advance online. The weekly movies run through Sept. 3 and include such classics as This is Spinal Tap!, Tootsie, Mary Poppins and Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb. (Kentuckytheater.com)
Are you one of the 3,500 who will run?
Online registration for the Bluegrass 10,000 begins. Go to active.com/lexington-ky/running/distance-running-races/bluegrass-10-000-2014.
Time for the St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Country Fair
A late spring tradition continues this week at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, 1750 Summerhill Drive. There will be carnival rides and games, pony rides and a petting zoo, a rummage sale, a casino and bingo, raffles and prizes, food vendors and live music. Times are 6 to 11 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 2 to 11 p.m. Saturday, 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $1 each day except Sunday, when it's free.
Two free movies to choose from
Two parks begin their summertime free movie screenings:
■ At Fountain Films on Friday in Triangle Park, Broadway and Main Street, the featured film will be American Flyers (1985), about two brothers (Kevin Costner and David Grant) training to bike across the Rocky Mountains. The screening is in conjunction with Bike Lexington, the annual bicycling extravaganza to be held Saturday. Festivities start at 7 p.m., with the movie about 8:45. (Downtownlex.com)
■ At Jacobson Park, 4001 Athens-Boonesboro Road, the kid-focused Free Friday Flicks will show Planes (2013), Disney's animated movie about a cropduster that competes in an international aerial race. Festivities begin at 7 p.m., with the movie at dusk. (Lexingtonky.gov)
Bikes take to the streets
Join thousands of cyclists to reclaim the streets of Lexington for the Family Fun Ride. Free registration begins at 8 a.m. at Robert F. Stephens Courthouse Plaza. The ride begins at 10 a.m. There will be a safety rodeo and a kids' race before the family ride. (Bikelexington.com)