Start the 56th Season of Shakespeare in the Park June 1
June 1 is the official start of Shakespeare in the Park, a long-running Louisville event that’s free for everyone in the city to enjoy. Bring everyone in the family to see the show, do a little shopping and maybe have a lobster dinner. ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 31, 2016 in Louisville Events
Go Night Alpine Tower Climbing in the Jefferson Memorial Forest
Go climb the Alpine Tower at night, and you’re going to be surprised by what you can do. This is a vertical obstacle course that will challenge you and show you that you can accomplish a lot more than you ever knew. You’ll also get an ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 30, 2016 in Louisville Events
Feast at the Crawfish Boil at the Garage Bar May 29
Instead of eating the same old thing for Memorial Day, head over to the Garage Bar for a crawfish boil. There will be lots of crawfish to eat of course, plus house-made Andouille sausage, sweet corn, red potatoes and artichokes. Wash it all down ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 29, 2016 in Louisville Events
Shop at the Vintage Urban Flea Market in Clifton May 28
Do you love to shop for unique items? Do you pride yourself on having interesting conversation pieces? Do you have someone on your gift list that you can never seem to satisfy? Whether you’re a serious shopper or just a browser, you’ll ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 28, 2016 in Louisville Events
Do the Tango at the Gillespie May 27-29
Can you tango? If you can’t, you’re probably going to know how to tango by the end of the Louisville Tango Festival. Go to this three-day event that celebrates dancing and movement, and experience some of the flavor of being in Argentina ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 27, 2016 in Louisville Events
Take the Kids to a Slumber Party at All About Kids May 27
Parents love their kids, but that doesn’t mean they don’t need a little break every once in a while. Take the kids to the Friday Night Slumber Party at All About Kids May 27 and give yourself a night off to do whatever it is that parents ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 26, 2016 in Louisville Events
Step Back in Time at Abbey Road on the River May 26
Abbey Road on the River is the largest Beatles-inspired music festival in the entire world, and it’s a highlight Louisville event. For days, the music of the Beatles will fill the waterfront. Take the whole family down to the water on May 26 ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 25, 2016 in Louisville Events
Celebrate Memorial Day with Whiskey and Warbirds at Bowman Field May 25
Go to Bowman Field for Memorial Day and celebrate the holiday the right way: with whiskey and warbirds. You’ll be at the Vintage Warbirds Hangar, and you’ll be treated to cocktails from Old Forester. Isn’t that enough reason to ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 24, 2016 in Louisville Events
Find Louisville Stories at the Frazier History Museum May 24
Discover stories from the heart of Louisville at the Frazier History Museum on May 24. This beautiful exhibit showcases personal stories from real people who really lived in Louisville. The museum is in downtown Louisville, right in the heart of the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 23, 2016 in Louisville Events
Shop, Eat and Celebrate at the Buy Local Fair May 22
Go see some of the best of Louisville at the Buy Local Fair on May 22. Water Tower Park will be full of fun stuff to do, see, buy and taste all day long, and you'll have lots of opportunities to meet some of the local business owners and artists ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 22, 2016 in Louisville Events
Take the Family to See the Cancer Awareness Show in Hillview May 21
Every member of the family will have fun in Hillview on May at the Cancer Awareness Show, and it all helps to benefit a good cause. There’s something here for everyone: arts and crafts, cars, motorcycles, trucks, even model trains. In other ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 21, 2016 in Louisville Events
Celebrate at SpringFest in Old Louisville May 20
It’s May in Louisville, and it’s the perfect time of year to get outside. Old Louisville is the best place to be outside in the entire city on May 20. Celebrate the beauty of spring and the glory of Louisville history at the Old ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 20, 2016 in Louisville Events
Have a Magical Evening in Prospect at the Bristol Bar and Grille May 19
When the perfect bourbon is matched to your meal, the combination is almost magical. So why not throw in some amazing spells while you eat dinner and sip your bourbon? Enjoy a night of Magic, Dinner and Bourbon in Prospect on May 19.
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Posted by Joe Hayden on May 19, 2016 in Louisville Events
Enjoy the Cocktails with Champions Charity Event May 18
There’s only one place you can drink Chocolate Whiskey and eat some BBQ to help support a great cause: 3rd Turn Brewery. Go enjoy Cocktails with Champions on May 18 and drink some tasty local beer and whiskey flavors that you never could have ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 17, 2016 in Louisville Events
Drop in to Side by Side Studio on Election Day May 17
May 17 is election day, so for a few months at least the stress of the political season is over. Why not relax and unwind with some painting at Side by Side Studio to celebrate? After you go out and vote, go to Crescent Hill to have a little fun. ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 16, 2016 in Louisville Events
Join the St. Matthews Area Ministries Golf Classic May 16
Enjoy a day of golf at the beautiful Wildwood Country Club, and help support a good cause at the same time. You’ll hardly find a better reason to get out and enjoy the gorgeous May weather.
The St. Matthews Area Ministries Golf ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 15, 2016 in Louisville Events
Have a Family Adventure at Churchill Downs May 15
The first Saturday in May, Churchill Downs is the perfect place for celebrities, horse watchers, gamblers and people who want to have fun of all ages. But on May 15, Churchill Downs becomes the perfect place to have an adventure with the whole ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 14, 2016 in Louisville Events
Learn More About the Animals in Your Own Backyard May 14
Louisville is a city that prides itself on preserving its natural wildlife and plant life. There are parks and nature preserves scattered throughout the city, but how much do you know about the animals in your own backyard? Learn more about them at ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 13, 2016 in Louisville Events
See What’s in Bloom at the Gardener’s Fair at Locust Grove May 13-15
Professional and amateur gardeners alike are welcome to attend the Gardener’s Fair at Locust Grove, and share your love of all growing things with people from all over Louisville. You can do some shopping, watch demonstrations and learn all ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 12, 2016 in Louisville Events
See a Hilarious Free Comedy Show in the Highlands May 13
When was the last time you laughed until your stomach actually hurt? If you can’t remember, you haven’t been to the 7 Ate 9 Comedy Show lately. Go to the Bard’s Town on May 13 for a free night of laughs, and get a look at the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 11, 2016 in Louisville Events