Do a Victorian Style Pub Crawl This May
You may have done pub crawls before. And let's be honest, who hasn't more or less crawled out of a pub, right? The Victorian Values Pub Crawl is a little bit different, though. This crawl will take you to some historic Louisville locations, and one ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 23, 2023 in Louisville Events
Welcome Spring in Old Louisville May 20
Spring is a beautiful time of year and in Old Louisville, you can really see how amazing this season can be. Enjoy Springfest this May in the Central Park area of Old Louisville. This festival is a celebration of the season and the neighborhood ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 17, 2023 in Louisville Events
Celebrate the Festival of Colors April 1
It has been a long wait but spring has finally arrived in Louisville. Celebrate the season at the Festival of Colors. This is Holi, a Hindu festival that celebrates color, love and spring. It's about the victory of good over evil and the arrival of ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on April 1, 2023 in Louisville Events
Visit the Pink Palace This January
If you don’t know the Pink Palace by name, you will certainly recognize it on sight. Tucked onto one of the lovely, shaded streets of Old Louisville sits a tall Victorian mansion. Well, okay. That whole neighborhood is full of Victorian ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 23, 2023 in Louisville Events
Tour the Old Louisville Castle This January
Old Louisville is one of the most interesting neighborhoods in the city, an area full of Victorian architecture and historic features. But it’s also where you can find the castle, Conrad-Caldwell House, one of the unique homes in Old ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 14, 2023 in Louisville Events
Spend an Evening with Coach Denny Crum December 8
This December, the Frazier History Museum is hosting a rare and special event, an Evening with Coach Denny Crum, the former head of the University of Louisville men’s basketball team. The legendary coach will be joined by former players, ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 7, 2022 in Louisville Events
Take the Old Louisville Holiday Home Tour December 3 and 4
Old Louisville is one of the most popular neighborhoods in the entire city thanks to its beautiful architecture and gorgeous scenery. This year, see some of the breathtaking mansions in Old Louisville at the Holiday Home Tour all decked out in their ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 4, 2022 in Louisville Events
See a Different Kind of Shakespeare Play October 5 - 15
Kentucky Shakespeare is putting on a special play just for October, Enter Ghost. This is an interactive Shakespeare experience that takes the great writer and puts him in the modern age. It's time to have a different kind of trip to the theater....
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 5, 2022 in Louisville Events
Browse the St. James Court Art Fair October 1 and 2
The St. James Court Art Fair is a Louisville mainstay, a popular yearly event that comes to one of the city's most popular neighborhoods rain or shine. The fair is open from 10 am to 5 pm on Saturday and Sunday. With this many artists and this much ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 1, 2022 in Louisville Events
Go to a Block Party September 23
This September, you’re invited to join the Garden and Gun Bourbon Block Party at the Stitzel-Weller Distillery. They’re offering signature cocktails and all sorts of fun, including stuff to eat and live music. It’s a party and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 20, 2022 in Louisville Events
Visit the Historic St. James Court Fountain September 1
The Fountain at St. James Court is one of the most beautiful and most well-known landmarks in the city of Louisville. Many, many people have seen this beautiful fountain right in the heart of Old Louisville. But many people don't know the story of ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 1, 2022 in Louisville Events
Sip Craft Beer in Old Louisville August 26
Head to Old Louisville this August to taste some new craft beers It’s Old Lou Brew, the craft beer festival where you can sip local flavors and see some of the city’s most famous architecture.
Old Lou Brew
This event is centered around ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 22, 2022 in Louisville Events
See a Stage Show Unlike Any Other January 9
The first plays were staged in ancient Greece more than 2,000 years ago. Essentially, the plays featured people on stage talking. Essentially, that's still what most plays are like. The show you could see this January isn’t like that at all. ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 4, 2022 in Louisville Events
Take a Candlelit Christmas Tour December 19
The world moves pretty fast these days. It's like if you don't check your phone every 15 minutes, you'll miss news, a social media update, the latest movie trailer or music release. There's always something happening. And that fast pace, all those ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 19, 2021 in Louisville Events
Learn How to Host a Bourbon Tasting Party December 15
Kentucky is the birthplace of bourbon and many say that real bourbon can only come from Kentucky. That's a pretty important tradition. Bourbon tasting parties are as much a Kentucky tradition as bourbon itself. So this December, go to ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 12, 2021 in Louisville Events
Have High Tea and Holiday Beauty December 6
They say that things were simpler back in the day, but they really weren’t. Who wants to put real candles on a Christmas tree and light each one with fire? How about going to the outhouse or washing up with a bowl and a pitcher of water? Yeah, ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 6, 2021 in Louisville Events
Learn Some Holiday Etiquette November 6
Do you know how to be a good holiday guest? What if you're the host? Good etiquette can smooth over a lot of rough patches and help you avoid some embarrassing and sticky situations. So this November, go have a night of holiday etiquette in a grand ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 4, 2021 in Louisville Events
Hear New Music in Old Louisville September 17
Did you know that Louisville, like New York City, has a Central Park? Did you know that the guy who designed the Central Park in New York also designed Louisville's Central Park? Even if you did, you may not know that this September, there will be a ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 17, 2021 in Louisville Events
Sip and Smile at the Craft Beer Festival August 27
On a humid August day, nothing is more refreshing than a cold beer. So get out and enjoy the August weather the best way at the Old Lou Craft Beer Festival. There will be great scenery, great drinks, great food and live music. The event is kid- and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 24, 2021 in Louisville Events
See Henry V This July
Kentucky’s Shakespeare in the park is back and this July, they’re putting on an epic production of Henry V. Swordfights. A glorious battle. France vs. England, two centuries-old enemies. This play really has it all.
Shakespeare in the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 8, 2021 in Louisville Events