Lexington Taking On International Flavor This Weekend

Lexington, KY – The Festival Latino de Lexington starts the activity Friday evening at the Robert F. Stevens Courthouse Plaza. The square will transform into a vibrant display of Latino culture. The festival concludes Saturday evening with live performances, and dancing.

Meanwhile, the Chinese American Association hosts a Moon Festival at the new Moondance Amphitheater in Beaumont Center. Saturday's event features music, dancing, and samples of traditional pastries called moon cakes. The Moon Festival tradition dates back 3,000 years and corresponds to the mid-autumn harvest.

Both events are free and open to the public.