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Autumn Activities

Autumn Activities September 30, 2011 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
The leaves are turning, it’s getting chilly, and caramel-apple and pumpkin-flavored lattes are back on the menu at coffee shops. In addition to colorful walks through Louisville parks, here are three autumn-themed things to do in the area: On October 8th, Foxhollow Farms celebrates its 4th Annual...

2011′s Final Waterfront Wendesday

2011′s Final Waterfront Wendesday September 30, 2011 | Events, Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
Waterfront Wednesday is an outdoor concert organized by local public radio station 91.9 WFPK. The concerts, which usually feature three different bands or performers, take place the last Wednesday of the month from April through September. Until 2011, Waterfront Wednesdays took place at the Harbor Lawn...

Independence Day in Louisville

Independence Day in Louisville June 30, 2011 | Events, What's New | Read More
Independence Day means fireworks (of course, we know it really means independence from England, but really… fireworks). Louisville has several fireworks shows and Independence Day celebrations this weekend, and with good planning, you could take in lots of free music, art and at least two fireworks...

Upcoming Events: May 31 – June 5

Upcoming Events: May 31 – June 5 June 1, 2011 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
It’s steamy this week in Louisville, but the forecast looks good. If you’re in town this week, here are some fun events happening around town. The Louisville Bats play home games at Slugger Field Tuesday through Saturday. Don’t forget the Budweiser Happy Hour on Thursdays from 5:30 to 7 p.m., with...

Upcoming Events, May 23-28

Upcoming Events, May 23-28 May 23, 2011 | Events, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Here are some of the events coming up this week: Today, at 8:30 p.m., see The Naked Gun for free at the Iroquois Amphitheater. The Amphitheater has free Monday night movies throughout the summer, although there will be no movie next Monday, Memorial Day. On Wednesday, local radio station WFPK’s Waterfront...

Little Loomhouse and the Spin-a-Yarn Storytelling Festival

Little Loomhouse and the Spin-a-Yarn Storytelling Festival May 20, 2011 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
Francis Crain lived in Louisville for sixty years before she learned about the Little Loomhouse. She had to travel to California, where a display at Stanford on Lou Hoover, Herbert Hoover’s wife, brought the historic weavers’ organization to her attention. She has been volunteering at Little...

Fleur de Licious Starts Tomorrow

Fleur de Licious Starts Tomorrow May 12, 2011 | Events, Food, What's New | Read More
Back from last year’s hiatus, the Fleur de Licious event returns tomorrow. In its eighth year, the event features 18 downtown restaurants. The participating restaurants will offer a prix fixe dinner menu of $30 (per person, not including tax, tip or drinks) that includes appetizers, entrées and desserts...

May’s First Friday Trolley Hop

May’s First Friday Trolley Hop May 4, 2011 | Events, Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
It’s Derby weekend, there are about 100 things going on around town, and the First Friday Trolley Hop is one of them. Although some businesses on the Market and Main corridor will be closed due to Derby, the trolley will run from 5-11 PM as usual. So if you’re headed to Friday night’s Fest-a-Ville...

Top 7 Kentucky Derby Events

Top 7 Kentucky Derby Events May 3, 2011 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
They say the Kentucky Derby is the “two most exciting minutes in sports.” I don’t watch many sports, but I can verify that it’s exciting (especially if you have money on a horse). And in the weeks before those two minutes, Louisville builds up to the race with the Derby Festival. Here are the...

Derby Festival Great BalloonFest Starts Tomorrow

Derby Festival Great BalloonFest Starts Tomorrow April 27, 2011 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
Despite the totally dismal weather in Louisville over the last week, the Great BalloonFest events planned for tomorrow evening are still scheduled. The Great Balloon Tour, a 30-minute flight, happens tomorrow, April 28th, at 5 PM at Indiana University Southeast, followed by the Great Balloon Glimmer...
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