David Alan Grier in the house
David Alan Grier, star of the Emmy Award winning In Living Color and movies including A Soldier's Play, performs at Comedy Off Broadway in the Mall at Lexington Green. Showtimes are 7:15 and 9:45 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 7:15 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $18 to $28. Call (859) 271-5653 or go to Comedyoffbroadway.com.
It's 'Paddington' time
Free Friday Flicks, an evening of movies and family fun is Fridays through June 26 at Jacobson Park, 4001 Athens-Boonesboro Road.
Pre-show activities start at 7 p.m.; the movie begins at dark. This week's featured film is Paddington. Lexingtonky.gov.
Downtown bike festival
Bike Lexington rolls into the Robert F. Stephens Courthouse Plaza on Saturday featuring cycling, music and more. The Family Fun Ride is at 10 a.m., free registration begins at 8 a.m. A demo by renowned trials rider Jeff Lenosky is at 9:15 a.m. Bikelexington.com.
'After ashley' at BCTC
Bluegrass Community and Technical College Theatre presents Gina Gionfriddo's After Ashley at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday in the Classroom Building on the Newtown Campus.
The play, which premiered at the 2004 Humana Festival of New American Plays in Louisville, focuses on a teen dealing with a media firestorm after his mother was brutally murdered.
Tickets are $5, cash only, and only available at the door. The play contains mature language and themes, and is intended for adult audiences only.