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Candlelight Weekend

Candlelight weekend offers a special, social-distanced family-friendly experience to prepare for the holidays with carriage rides, character meets, and local shopping.
This year will look a little different, but our merchants are working to make this experience safe for all visitors and shoppers! Please mask up, keep a 6ft distance, and enjoy the below activities sponsored by Commonwealth Credit Union.

40th Anniversary Schedule:

Thursday, Nov. 12: Family Night

10am-6pm: Rebecca Ruth Candy with sampling specials.
11am-9pm: Wicked Glass & Wanderlust Design with giveaways and a special “Make Your Own Potpourri” by Kim’s Cakes & Catering beginning at 5pm.
11am-9pm: Goodwood Brewing Frankfort with food & beverage specials.
11am-10pm: Completely Kentucky invites you to shop the amazing work of hundreds of Kentucky’s most talented artists. Shipping is available and gift wrapping is always free. Open every day.
11am-10pm: Mortimer Bibb’s Public House and Irish inspired pub.
12-6pm: VFW Auxiliary 4075 with a Buddy Poppy membership drive, free candy, and a silent auction.
12-9pm: Old Capital Antiques with 20% off all items.
4-8pm: Kentucky Dance Academy hosts a meet and greet with characters from The Nutcracker and drop-in hip hop classes.
4-8pm: Broadway Clay with take-home holiday projects, try the pottery wheel, and gallery sales.
4-8pm: Silo Ridge Market with arts and crafts demonstrations, make and take crafts, and giveaways.
4-9pm: B’s Bakery with Christmas treats and sweets.
4-9pm: Nitro of Frankfort with candy cane discounts, hot apple cider, free gift wrap with purchase, and you can register to win a Nitro of Frankfort $100 Gift Certificate.
4-9pm: Poor Richard’s Books with 20% off Children’s books.
4-10pm: Serafini’s with special food and beverage options. Benjamin’s Flower & Gifts will have a pop-up shop inside.
4-10pm: Mi Fiesta with breaking piñatas, food specials, and winter margaritas.
4-11pm: KY Coffeetree Café with special food options and holiday beverages.
5-7pm: Capital Restoration & Automotive and Triple Crown Cowboy Church with live music and pictures with Santa.
5-7pm: Frankfort Tourist Commission with event details and visitor assistance.
5-8pm: Kentucky History Center with free admission to museum exhibits, store discounts, giveaways, and take-home crafts.
5-11pm: The Brick Alley with board game night and drink specials.
6-8pm: Hoggy’s Ice Cream with a Grinch Meet-and-Greet.
6-8pm: Horse Carriage Rides sponsored by Harrod Brothers. Pick-up in front of the Old State Capitol.
6-8pm: Capcity radio show on Broadway.

Friday, Nov. 13: Shop Frankfort

6am-11pm: KY Coffeetree Café with special food options and holiday beverages.
9am-10pm: Completely Kentucky invites you to shop the amazing work of hundreds of Kentucky’s most talented artists. Shipping is available and gift wrapping is always free. Open every day.
10am-6pm: Rebecca Ruth Candy with sampling specials.
10am-8pm: Silo Ridge Market with arts and crafts demonstrations, make and take crafts, and giveaways.
10am-5pm: Kentucky History Center with museum exhibits, giveaways, and store discounts.
11am-8pm: Broadway Clay with take-home holiday projects and gallery sales.
11am-9pm: Nitro of Frankfort with candy cane discounts, hot apple cider, free gift wrap with purchase, and you can register to win a Nitro of Frankfort $100 Gift Certificate.
11am-10pm: Goodwood Brewing Frankfort with food & beverage specials.
11am-11pm: Mortimer Bibb’s Public House and Irish inspired pub.
11am-11pm: Mi Fiesta with breaking piñatas, food specials, and winter margaritas.
12-9pm: Old Capital Antiques with 20% off all items.
4-9pm: Poor Richard’s Books with 20% off Calendars.
4-9pm: B’s Bakery with Christmas treats and sweets.
4-10pm: Serafini’s with special food and beverage options. Benjamin’s Flower & Gifts will have a pop-up shop inside.
5:00-6:30: Kentucky Dance Academy with drop-in youth classes and photo opportunities with the Sugar Plum Fairy.
5-6pm: Frankfort Tourist Commission with event details and visitor assistance.
5-7pm: Capital Restoration & Automotive and Triple Crown Cowboy Church with live music and pictures with Santa.
6-8pm: Hoggy’s Ice Cream with a Grinch Meet-and-Greet.
6-8pm: Horse Carriage Rides sponsored by Harrod Brothers. Pick-up in front of the Old State Capitol.
7-10pm: The Brick Alley with Joe Robinson on stage and poison apple cider.

Saturday, Nov. 14: Cocktail Stroll

7am-10pm: KY Coffeetree Café with special food options and holiday beverages.
7am-2pm: B’s Bakery with Christmas treats and sweets.
8:30am-12:30pm: Franklin County Farmers Market with take-home crafts and $2 in tokens for each child.
9am-10pm: Completely Kentucky invites you to shop the amazing work of hundreds of Kentucky’s most talented artists. Shipping is available and gift wrapping is always free. Open every day.
10am-5pm: Kentucky History Center with museum exhibits, giveaways, and store discounts.
10am-6pm: Rebecca Ruth Candy with sampling specials.
10am-8pm: Poor Richard’s Books with 20% off any 2 books.
10am-8pm: Silo Ridge Market with arts and crafts demonstrations, make and take crafts, and giveaways.
11am-6pm: Nitro of Frankfort with candy cane discounts, hot apple cider, free gift wrap with purchase, and you can register to win a Nitro of Frankfort $100 Gift Certificate.
11am-8pm: Broadway Clay with a pottery workshop for couples and gallery sales.
11am-10pm: Goodwood Brewing Frankfort with food & beverage specials.
11am-11pm: Mortimer Bibb’s Public House and Irish inspired pub.
12-9pm: Old Capital Antiques with 20% off all items.
12-11pm: Mi Fiesta with breaking piñatas, food specials, and winter margaritas.
1-3:30pm: Grand Theatre showing of The Polar Express
4-10pm: Serafini’s with special food and beverage options.
6-8pm: Hoggy’s Ice Cream with a Grinch Meet-and-Greet.
6-8pm: Horse Carriage Rides sponsored by Harrod Brothers. Pick-up in front of the Old State Capitol.
7-10pm: The Brick Alley with Dudley Roberts on stage and loaded Bloody Marys.
Other activities: Local musicians playing outside.

Sunday, Nov. 15: Fun Day Tweed Ride

8am-9pm: KY Coffeetree Café with special food options and holiday beverages.
10am-3pm: Silo Ridge Market with arts and crafts demonstrations, make and take crafts, and giveaways.
10am-6pm: Rebecca Ruth Candy with sampling specials.
11am-6pm: Completely Kentucky invites you to shop the amazing work of hundreds of Kentucky’s most talented artists. Shipping is available and gift wrapping is always free. Open every day.
11am-9pm: Goodwood Brewing Frankfort with food & beverage specials.
12-6pm: Broadway Clay with painting holiday ceramics, ceramic tree workshop, and gallery sales.
12-5pm: Old Capital Antiques with 20% off all items.
12-6pm: Nitro of Frankfort with candy cane discounts, hot apple cider, free gift wrap with purchase, and you can register to win a Nitro of Frankfort $100 Gift Certificate.
12-11pm: The Brick Alley with drink specials and Bloody Marys.
12:30-5pm: Poor Richard’s Books with 20% off puzzles.
1-5pm: Wicked Glass & Wanderlust Design with giveaways.
1-5pm: Mortimer Bibb’s Public House and Irish inspired pub.

 

Details

Start:
November 12, 2020
End:
November 15, 2020
Cost:
FREE
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