Kites, racehorses and a Mexican fiesta this weekend

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Margaret Plevak | May 1, 2014

What are your plans this weekend? Toast the Kentucky Derby with a party in Elkhorn, go fly a kite in Eagle, rummage around at a citywide rummage sale in Palmyra, or celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Delavan.

Badger High School play, “Deadwood Dick,” May 1-3, with shows at 7:30 p.m. Badger High School, 220 E. South St., Lake Geneva. Tickets at the high school's main office or at (262) 348-2000.

Roast Beef Dinner and Bake Sale May 1, from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Lima Presbyterian Church, 9233 Lima Center Road in Whitewater. For more information, call (262) 473-2431.

“Romeo and Juliet,” April 30-May 3, at 7:30 p.m., Greenhill Center of the Arts, UW-Whitewater, 800 W. Main St. Whitewater, (262) 472-2222,

The Senior Travel Club of Walworth County will meet May 2, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., in the Community Room at Matheson Memorial Library, Elkhorn. Sign up for the June 18 trip “Manitowoc County Gems” and begin sign up for the July 17 trip, “Great Gardens” of Vernon Hills and Chicago, Ill. Our speaker for the day will be Judy Paul on the care of and preparation of rabbits for showing.
Citywide rummage sale, May 2-4, village of Palmyra, Wisconsin highways 59 and H. (262) 495-8775,

13th annual Cinco De Mayo celebration, May 3, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Tower Park, downtown Delavan. Mexican foods, live music. (262) 745-6084,
“Run For The Roses” Kentucky Derby party, May 3, from 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. Evergreen Golf Club, N6246 U.S. Highway 12, Elkhorn. (262) 723-5722,

Lake Geneva Symphony Orchestra presents “Strings Plus” concert season performance May 3, at 4 p.m., at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 700 N. Bloomfield Road, Lake Geneva. Tickets at (262) 359-9072,

Open Mic night, May 3, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., at the UU Church of the Lakes, 319 N. Broad St., Elkhorn. Acoustic musicians, singers, songwriters, poets and storytellers are welcome to perform. Listeners invited too. Cookies and drinks will be served.  Donations are appreciated.

Spring into the Past: Go Fly a Kite, May 3-4, Old World Wisconsin, W372 S9727 Wisconsin Highway 67, Eagle. Seasonal chores on the 19th- and early 20th-century farmyards and homesteads for you to try. Enjoy a different theme each weekend. (262) 594-6300, (262) 594-6301,

Motorcycle race, May 3-4, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., in the grandstand, Walworth County Fairgrounds, 411 E. Court St, Elkhorn. (262) 723-3228,

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