Stage & Dance

Best Bets for the weekend: Friday films, state fair, Bacon Bros.

Cotton candy, corn dogs, funnel cakes and sausages are perennial treats at the Kentucky State Fair, not to mention assorted deep-fried foods. The fair runs through Aug. 28.
Cotton candy, corn dogs, funnel cakes and sausages are perennial treats at the Kentucky State Fair, not to mention assorted deep-fried foods. The fair runs through Aug. 28. Herald-Leader

Fountain Films on Friday: ‘The Addams Family’

A man posing as long-lost Uncle Fester attempts to con the family in this 1991 comedy starring Anjelica Huston, Raul Julia and Christopher Lloyd. The free outdoor screening starts at 9 p.m. Friday at Triangle Park, 400 West Main Street. Downtownlex.com.

Kentucky State Fair

Bring on the corn dogs! The Commonwealth’s crops, livestock, crafts, food and more will be showcased through Aug. 28 at the fairgrounds in Louisville at 937 Phillips Lane. Gates open at 7 a.m., exhibits open at 9 a.m. Admission is $10; free for ages 5 and younger. Parking is $8. 502-367-5000. Kystatefair.org.

The Bacon Brothers

Actor Kevin Bacon and his brother Michael will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Grand Theatre, 308 St. Clair Street in Frankfort. For more about the duo, check out Walter Tunis’ story at Kentucky.com and Cheryl Truman’s Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon, Kentucky Style. Tickets to Saturday’s show are $45 to $75. 502-352-7469. Grandtheatrefrankfort.org.

Blackbird Dance Theatre Festival 2016

The company presents adaptations of ‘Metamorphoses’ Friday and Sunday and Shakespeare’s ‘Romeo and Juliet’ Saturday. Shows are 8 p.m. at the Downtown Arts Center, 141 East Main Street. 859-225-0370. Tickets are $25, $15 for students and seniors. Blackbirddancetheatre.com.

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