The Downtown Lexington Corp. is selling limited-edition Tervis tumblers featuring illustrations of beloved Lexington landmarks, including Gratz Park, Transylvania University and the old courthouse. The cups are $25 and are dipped in Maker’s Mark-style Kentucky blue wax.
The DLC Foundation, a nonprofit organization, also is offering raffle tickets, $20 each, for a Marker’s Mark Experience. The winner will receive a VIP distillery experience for as many as 12 people ages 21 or older. The day will include a private chef’s dinner beneath a Dale Chihuly glass installation, and each guest will get to dip their own bottle of Marker’s Mark in the signature red wax. The drawing will be July 8 during Kentucky Cork, Tap and Barrel.
Cups and raffle tickets are available at Thursday Night Live, 4:30 to 9 p.m. Thursdays at Cheapside Park, 251 West Main Street. Or drop by the offices at 333 West Vine Street, Suite 201. Call 859-335-8640 or go to Downtownlex.com.
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Failte, the Irish Import Shop at 113 South Upper Street, has new leather items in stock for Father’s Day. Merchandise includes leather belts with or without buckles, leather wallets, leather cuffs and key fobs.
Take home a handcrafted ceramic pint created by a local artist at Pints for a Purpose, noon to 5 p.m. Saturday at Best Friend Bar, 500 East Euclid Avenue. Pints are $15 to $38. Your purchase gets you the glass and a beer. Proceeds go to the Lexington Humane Society. Lexingtonhumanesociety.org.
The Burlington Antique Show, featuring more than 200 dealers, is Sunday at the Boone County Fairgrounds, 5819 Idlewild Road in Burlington.
Early-bird admission, 6 to 8 a.m., is $5. Admission 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. is $3, free for ages 12 and younger. Go to Burlingtonantiqueshow.com.
The newest addition to The Plaza at Lexington Green is Peacocks and Pearls. The women’s boutique, offering clothing and accessories, is scheduled to open in late summer. The Plaza is at the former Lexington Green theater. Other businesses will include Sola Salon Studios, Mellow Mushroom and VetData.