Sip Your Way Around the Beer Garden September 8
September is a time for summer to end and school to begin, for the weather to get a little bit cooler. For beer! Many Oktoberfest-style celebrations are held in September and this year, the Louisville Parks are getting in on the fun. Go to the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 6, 2023 in Louisville Events
Hear Live Music at the Seven Sense Festival August 4 and 5
Louisville is known among music lovers as a great place for up-and-coming acts. Many famous recording artists have come from Louisville, or performed here in the beginning of their career. This August, you have a chance to see some new and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 4, 2023 in Louisville Events
See Art at Open Studio Night July 7
Find out what the up-and-coming artists in Louisville are creating and go see an amazing free art show at Open Studio Night at the Mellwood Art Studio this July. This is not like some fancy gallery opening where you have to dress up and act ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 5, 2023 in Louisville Events
Go to a Father’s Day Cookout June 18
This year, do what Dad wants to do this Father’s Day, eat grilled food. Many dads pride themselves on cooking out but this year, let someone else work and have a good time with the father figures in your life. Go to the handmade market and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 18, 2023 in Louisville Events
Sit and Sip Some Coffee This May
This May, head to the quirky, cool Frankfort Avenue area to visit Please and Thank You. This is an interesting little coffee shop with a menu chock-full of tasty things to drink. Sit and sip for a while and give yourself a little break this May. ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 31, 2023 in Louisville Events
Hear Music at the Poorcastle Festival May 20 and 21
Music is something that unites the world. Everyone recognizes certain songs, little pieces of music. But music festivals are so expensive! Not Poorcastle. This music festival was designed to be affordable, and it is. This year, it’s at Breslin ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 18, 2023 in Louisville Events
Cheer at the Volleyball Classic April 22, 23, 29 and 30
The Derby Festival has started and that means there are all kinds of things to see and do. One of the things you should try to catch is the Volleyball Classic. This is one of the larger outdoor volleyball tournaments in the country and Louisville ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on April 21, 2023 in Louisville Events
Hear Live Music March 31
Louisville has a long tradition of music and musicians, live performers. Several big acts have come out of Louisville and the city’s history of encouraging local performers stretches back for decades. One place that has always invited local ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 28, 2023 in Louisville Events
Enjoy the Children's Film Festival March 4 - 12
There are several famous, glamorous film festivals around the world. Here, movies are shown to the fabulous and the wealthy, Hollywood insiders and other movers and shakers. But at the Louisville Children's Film Festival, it's all about them. These ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 4, 2023 in Louisville Events
Feast on Biscuits and Gravy February 18
In winter when the weather is cold, all you want is comfort food. And nothing is quite as comforting as a big plate of biscuits and gravy. So this February, go to the Gravy Cup at the Mellwood Art Center. If you like biscuits and gravy, you will ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on February 18, 2023 in Louisville Events
Touch a Museum Exhibit January 7
When you go to a museum, the rule is pretty much look, but don’t touch! You can’t even breathe heavily on the artworks at most museums. That will not be your experience this January at the Blindness History: A Tactile ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 5, 2023 in Louisville Events
Enjoy a Pajama Brunch January 1
New Year’s Day is a bit of a tough day for most people. You might be a little hungover and you definitely don’t feel like cooking. But you also don’t really feel like getting out of your pajamas. So this New Year’s Day, enjoy ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 1, 2023 in Louisville Events
Have a Holiday Brunch with Mr. and Mrs. Claus December 15 - 18
Join the two most famous residents of the North Pole for a holiday brunch this December. The Morning Fork has prepared a special menu for the Clauses and their guests, and everyone is invited. After all, everyone knows that diets stop during the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 16, 2022 in Louisville Events
Browse at the Made Market December 10
You know those people who are impossible to shop for? The ones you just can’t figure out? This December, go to the Made Market at the Mellwood Arts Center. Here, you can browse for all kinds of unique items that will satisfy even the most ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 8, 2022 in Louisville Events
Watch the Halloween Balloon Glow October 28
Door to door trick-or-treating and trunk-to-trunk trick-or-treating have been done. This year, take the kids to something special. Take them to the Halloween Balloon Glow. Here, they can go trick-or-treating from hot air balloon to hot air balloon....
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 24, 2022 in Louisville Events
Have a Bourbon Brunch Adventure September 25
You know what goes great with brunch? Bourbon. Be adventurous this September and try the Bourbon Brunch Adventure at a local Louisville restaurant that's full of classic tastes. Then, you'll hit the bourbon trail to taste the beverage that ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 22, 2022 in Louisville Events
See the Lights of the Louisville Water Lantern Festival August 13
Head to the waterfront to see the Water Lantern Festival. There will be thousands of lanterns and lots of fun to be had by all. Go to Louisville's beautiful waterfront and go see it shine.
The Water Lantern Festival is truly an ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 13, 2022 in Louisville Events
Have a Grand Feast This April 20
In order to celebrate the release of a brand-new rye, Jefferson's Ocean Rye, Bourbons Bistro is hosting a special dinner. Well, dinner isn't the right word. This is more of a feast. There are four courses, a delicious rye to drink and a great ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on April 18, 2022 in Louisville Events
Sit Down for a Bourbon Dinner March 9
Bourbon is famous for being the drink of the Kentucky Derby. It's the main ingredient in a mint julep and it's one of the main exports of the state. The world knows about how amazing bourbon is. But many people still don't know how great bourbon ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 7, 2022 in Louisville Events
Eat Brunch in Your Pajamas January 1
Wear your sweatpants, your pajama bottoms, whatever comfy clothing you want. New Year's Day is all about recovering from the night before, not about looking beautiful! At this special brunch event, you are invited to be comfortable, eat good food ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 1, 2022 in Louisville Events