May 5 — Neon American Legion Post #104 will host a Kentucky Derby party featuring Jesse and the Hogg Brothers, the first family of Texas Cowpunk. Doors open at noon and the show starts at 6:45 p.m. There will be a best hat contest for women, and a cookout with paid admission. The cost is $6 per person, and $10 per couple, and you must be 21 to attend. For more information, call 855-4814.
May 12 — Carcassonne Community Center will host its monthly square dance from 6 to 9 p.m. Admission for adults is $5, students 6-18 $3, Children under 6 free with a paying adult. The event includes concessions, souvenirs, a cakewalk, and a playground for children.
May 19 — The Mountain Heritage Festival Committee will hold a pancake and sausage breakfast with character appearances from Spider Man, Batman, Wonder Woman, The Flash, Supergirl, Maleficent, Mickey and Minnie, Doc McStuffins, and Lambie. Participants are invited to wear their favorite costume. The breakfast will take place from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Letcher County Extension Office in Whitesburg. The cost is $10 for children and $5 for adults. There is no cost for adults who do not eat.