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Best Bets: Top Gun, Hats Off to Kentucky’s Horse Industry Day, Tribute to Prince and David Bowie, John Witherspoon

Tom Cruise stars in “Top Gun.”
Tom Cruise stars in “Top Gun.” Paramount Pictures

Fountain Films on Friday: ‘Top Gun’

Tom Cruise has the need for speed as Maverick in this 1986 film co-starring Kelly McGillis. The free film starts at 9 p.m. Friday at Triangle Park, 400 West Main Street. Downtownlex.com.

Hats Off to Kentucky’s Horse Industry Day

Admission is free from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Kentucky Horse Park, 4089 Iron Works Parkway. Starting at 4 p.m., kids can enjoy free pony rides, arts and crafts, music and contests. Horses and riders will compete in the Rood & Riddle Kentucky Grand Prix, a show-jumping competition, at 7:30 p.m. Hatsoffky.com.

Tribute to Prince and David Bowie

Members of The Deloreons and Maximón commemorate the late rock stars at 10 p.m. Friday at Cosmic Charlie’s, 388 Woodland Avenue. Tickets are $8 to $10. Cosmic-charlies.com.

John Witherspoon

The star of “Boomerang,” “Little Nicky” and “I’m Gonna Git You Sucka” brings his standup act to Comedy Off Broadway. Show times are 7:15 and 9:45 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 7:15 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $20 to $25. Call 859-271-5653 or go to Comedyoffbroadway.com.

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