Go to the Garden Commons at the UofL Cultural Center June 12
Everyone in the city is invited to work in the organic garden at the Garden Commons at the UofL Cultural Center, because this garden belongs to everyone. Group workdays are like hands-on workshops where you’ll learn more about organic ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 12, 2017 in Louisville Events
Enjoy Shakespeare in the Park June 1
Most people think of the theater as a stuffy place where you have to get dressed to the nines, feel uncomfortable all night and just wait for it to be over. But you can enjoy theater without actually going to the theater, and culture doesn’t ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 31, 2017 in Louisville Events
Eat, Shop and See Old Louisville at Springfest May 19
During spring, the neighborhood of Old Louisville comes to life with vibrant colors and vivid displays of life everywhere. See the neighborhood alive with spring during Springfest. It all begins on May 19.
Springfest in Old Louisville
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 19, 2017 in Louisville Events
See Shakespeare in the Park April 28
Kentucky’s famous Shakespeare in the Park is on tour this spring. The company is going to different parks all around Louisville before the summer season of Shakespeare in the Park begins in Old Louisville. Go to Highview Park this April to see ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on April 26, 2017 in Louisville Events
Support the American Cancer Society and Eat a Great Meal April 11
This April, Buck’s Restaurant and Bar will celebrate its 25th anniversary with an amazing special meal. Of course, the three-course meal will be topped off with a slice of cake and a glass of champagne. After all, this is a party!
Posted by Joe Hayden on April 11, 2017 in Louisville Events
Create a Beautiful Silk Scarf at the Crane House February 9
Take some time to give yourself a little love this February, and learn a new skill: the art of making a scarf. No, you won’t be weaving silk or anything too difficult. By attending the Silk Scarf Workshop, you will learn a traditional Indian ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on February 8, 2017 in Louisville Events
Take a Chinese Calligraphy Class January 15
The art of Chinese calligraphy has spanned history and found its way around the globe, but it’s still a skill that many people don’t have. Learn the basics of Chinese calligraphy at the Asia Institute-Crane House this January, and you ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 15, 2017 in Louisville Events
Drink Bourbon and Eggnog at the Historic Holiday Home Tour December 3
Old Louisville is one of the city’s favorite neighborhoods, and during the holiday season it’s even more spectacular. Enjoy the Holiday Home Tour on December, and watch Old Louisville get lit up for the holidays. There will be plenty of ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 3, 2016 in Louisville Events
Learn About All the Famous Presidents Who Visited Louisville October 20
Louisville has been a city for a long time, in a state that was just barely behind the original 13 colonies. Through the years of America's existence, Louisville has played a vital role. How vital has that role been? Learn more about it at the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 18, 2016 in Louisville Events
Go to the Old Louisville Farmworks Market August 31
The Old Louisville Farmworks Market is the perfect option if you want to eat the freshest food without actually harvesting it yourself. Come here for organic food, crafts, veggies, fruits and a few things you can really only find in Louisville. ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 30, 2016 in Louisville Events
Experience Shakespeare in Dance at Central Park August 13
Two of Louisville’s amazing cultural attractions will come together on August 13 to celebrate 400 years of Shakespeare. The Louisville Ballet and Kentucky Shakespeare have teamed up to create Shakespeare in Dance, a unique event at Central ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 12, 2016 in Louisville Events
Enjoy Summer’s Perfect Wine and Feast at the Bristol August 9
Rose is the unofficial wine of the season, because its taste pairs perfectly with those warm summer nights. See how perfectly it pairs with gourmet food on August, and enjoy a special dinner at the Bristol Bar and Grille.
French Food and Summer ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 8, 2016 in Louisville Events
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
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
Dress Up for the Harlem Nights Party in Old Louisville May 6
The beautiful, historic Conrad-Caldwell House is hosting the glamorous Harlem Nights Party this May. Have cocktails, do a little dancing, eat amazing food and spend your night in the heart of one of the city’s favorite neighborhoods.
A Night ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 5, 2016 in Louisville Events
See the Shakespeare Gallery of 1796 at the Louisville Free Public Library March 13
Do you like classic literature? Jane Austen? Shakespeare? All the great books ever written? Because on March 13, you’ll get the chance to see the Shakespeare Gallery of 1796, as viewed by budding young author Jane Austen. This event is at the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 12, 2016 in Louisville Events
See William Shakespeare’s Star Wars February 25
What if Shakespeare had written the “Star Wars” saga instead of George Lucas? You don’t have to answer the question, because the Alley Theater will. Be there February 25, and may the force be with thou.
Star Wars, Shakespeare ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on February 25, 2016 in Louisville Events
Listen to an Evening of the Blues at the Filson Historical Society February 19
If you think the best blues are the blues from the 1950s and ‘60s, February 19 is a night for you. The Filson Historical Society will be playing an evening of blues music from this era. This is a night that no blues lover will want to miss.
Posted by Joe Hayden on February 19, 2016 in Louisville Events
Find Out How Planets Are Born at the University of Louisville February 11
How was the solar system created? Most people probably can’t answer the question, but Dr. Gerard Williger can. Hear him talk about how planets are born February 11 at the Natural Sciences building at the University of Louisville, and explore a ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on February 11, 2016 in Louisville Events
Visit the Louisville Metro Hall
There's so many beautiful modern building to see around downtown Louisville, it's easy to forget that this is an historic city. Lots of people don't even know that Louisville Metro Hall is an historic building. It dates all the way to 1837, and it's ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 31, 2016 in Louisville Events