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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...

AEGON Center at Night

AEGON Center at Night September 30, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
  The AEGON Center is Kentucky’s largest building at 549 feet and 35 stories. Located at 400 West Market in downtown Louisville, the building was designed by Philip Johnson and John Burgee and was completed in 1993. A public plaza on the building’s south side invites visitors to take...

Free Things to Do in Louisville

Free Things to Do in Louisville September 15, 2011 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
If you’re on a tight budget, or would just rather spend your money on dinner or bourbon, Louisville regularly offers free entertainment options: the art at 21c Museum Hotel, the Frankfort Avenue Trolley Hop on the last Friday of the month, the First Friday Trolley Hop on the first Friday of the...

Layover in Louisville

Layover in Louisville September 11, 2011 | Food, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
If the airlines have rerouted you through Louisville and you’re in the mood to explore (and you don’t have enormous amounts of luggage), you’re in luck. The Louisville International Airport is located about 10 minutes from downtown Louisville, so if you plan it right, you could hit...

Free Summer Music in Louisville

Free Summer Music in Louisville June 27, 2011 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Summer visitors to Louisville can fill their calendars with live music, from small coffee shop concerts to stadium shows by well-known artists. And while the choice expands if you consider paid shows, money’s no issue for the following concerts — with one exception, they’re all free. The...

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...

Da Vinci Exhibition at the Frazier

Da Vinci Exhibition at the Frazier May 26, 2011 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
From now until September 18, 2011, the “Da Vinci – the Genius” exhibition will be at the Frazier International History Museum in downtown Louisville. “Da Vinci – the Genius” is the most thorough exhibition on Leonardo da Vinci on tour in the world. Designed by Grande Exhibitions, creators...

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...