Jam to Bluegrass Music January 17
Bluegrass music isn't just a popular style of music in Kentucky, it was actually invented here. Kentucky is known as the Bluegrass state and the music that evolved here has a way of telling Kentucky's story. You can almost hear the history in the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 17, 2024 in Louisville Events
Go to a Jazzy Holiday Party December 17
The jazzy days of the 1920s really did change everything about the way people dressed and thought. This was the first time that women wore short skirts in public, the first time music got super cool, the first time that the envelope really started ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 18, 2023 in Louisville Events
Learn Cuban Dances November 9
During the month of November, libraries all around the city of Louisville will be celebrating Cuban culture. You probably don’t know it, but you’re already familiar with a lot of different Cuban dances. Learn more about them, and how to ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 8, 2023 in Louisville Events
Get Loud September 22-24
The famous Louder Than Life Festival is coming to Louisville this September and music lovers will tell you that it is a can’t-miss event. Over the course of multiple days, some of the biggest names in music will take to the stage and rock out. ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 21, 2023 in Louisville Events
Enjoy Music and Movies in the Park September 2
They say that the best things in life are free and this September, that’s true. This is Brews, Tunes and BBQ and it’s a night of free music, free entertainment and lots of fun.
Movie and Music
The Whiskey Bent Valley Boys will be ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 1, 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
Hear a Handbell Concert July 9
If you’ve never heard a handbell concert, you’ve been missing out. Don’t miss your chance to hear the Raleigh Ringers, an Emmy-nominated group that will be performing here in July.
You will hear all sorts of ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 7, 2023 in Louisville Events
Take Kids to a Special Musical Story Time July 5
This July, take your young children to a Special Story Time at the Bon Air Library where music will be combined with reading to help give kids a real love for the written word. The sooner they learn to love reading, the more reading will benefit ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 4, 2023 in Louisville Events
Hear a Summer Concert June 16
All through the summer, the Beechmont neighborhood is hosting a series of Summer Concerts that are free for anyone to come and enjoy. Just look for the gazebo at the corner of Southern Parkways and West Woodlawn Avenue and you’re in the right ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 16, 2023 in Louisville Events
Enjoy Getting the Blues June 2 and 3
Sometimes, having the blues can be kind of fun. At least, it is when you're at the Germantown Schnitzelburg Blues Festival. For two days, you will enjoy great music in a neighborhood that is full of rich history, great stuff to eat and cool culture ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 2, 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
Eat at the Fish Fry April 6
Every spring in Louisville, people start battering and turning on fryers. It's fish fry season in the city. If you haven't been to one yet or even if you have, you don't want to miss the Bluegrass Music and Fish Fry Event in Shepherdsville this ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on April 5, 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
Hear the Swing Street Band Play February 6
Have a night out this February and have a night full of good food and great music. The Kingfish Restaurant on the river is hosting the Swing Street Band. They will play great tunes all night while you feast and look out on the river.
Posted by Joe Hayden on February 4, 2023 in Louisville Events
Enjoy an Interactive Concert January 22
Usually, the orchestra plays the music and the audience listens. Not at this concert, the Louisville Orchestra Family Concert at Paristown Hall. For this special concert event, you will participate in the music and help the orchestra choose what to ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 19, 2023 in Louisville Events
Hear the Louisville Orchestra for Free December 21
Louisville is known for things like bourbon and horseracing and tobacco, which can be looked at in sort of the wrong way. But the truth is, Louisville is an extremely cultured city that has its own symphony, a ballet company, a Shakespeare ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 21, 2022 in Louisville Events
Hear Holiday Music December 12
Listen to holiday music in a way you've never heard it before at a special library event. The Silverwood Celtic Duet will perform holiday music. It's the tunes you've heard before but you probably haven't heard them like this.
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 9, 2022 in Louisville Events
Hear the Louisville Orchestra October 27
This October, hear the incredible Louisville Orchestra perform a selection of symphonic masterworks at the Jeffersonian is the Jeffersontown Community Center. You’ll be at a pretty swanky spot and you’ll be hearing the orchestra play. ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 23, 2022 in Louisville Events
Stomp Your Feet to Good Music October 14 and 15
This October, go listen to amazing music at The Big Stomp. This is a special event that benefits the Norton Children's Hospital Foundation and it's a great time at an incredible private nature preserve. So go have a little fun out in nature and help ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 12, 2022 in Louisville Events
Attend the National Jug Band Jubilee September 24
Music has been around for more than a thousand years and over that time, some true geniuses have created songs. How about Beethoven's 5th Symphony, the music of the Beatles, Justin Bieber? Well, everyone has their own taste in music. And if you like ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 21, 2022 in Louisville Events