And they’re off! First comes the Derby, and then Louisvillians can settle into a warmer month full of activities not involving horses. Here’s what is happening in May.
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Celebrate the ’60s at the WAVE 3 News Abbey Road on the River, the world’s largest Beatles-inspired music festival. The five-day event will be held at the Big Four Station Park in Jeffersonville, IN over Memorial Day Weekend and will feature The Cowsills, The Grass Roots, The Buckinghams, Peter Asher & Jeremy Clyde and 50 more amazing bands.
Baseball with a splash of bourbon! Join the Louisville Bats as they once again pay homage to their great bourbon culture & tradition by becoming the Louisville Mashers. Enjoy $3 Evan Williams Bourbon flights & special game night giveaways. facebook.com
The sound of steel drums. The savory smell of Caribbean-inspired food. That’s what makes the Four Roses Bourbon Kentucky Reggae Festival Louisville’s premiere Memorial Day Weekend event. You’ll love the authentic, delicious dishes from the Jamaican Association of Louisville and A Piece of Jamaica. You’ll find unique treasures among the arts, crafts, jewelry and more
Three-time Grammy Award-winning and multi-platinum-selling artist Pentatonix have announced a 45-date tour produced by Live Nation to kick off their World Tour. Emmy Award-winning, multi-platinum-selling recording artist Rachel Platten will join as special guest on all dates. The KFC Yum! Center hosts the tour on Sunday, May 26. Tickets start at $14 and the show
Set sail on the Ohio River with The Louisville Crashers on the Belle of Louisville May 26 at 7 p.m. Visit belleoflouisville.com for more info and tickets.
It’s time again for the WFPK Waterfront Wednesday Concert Series. The lineup for May’s free concert on the Big Four Lawn is Dylan LeBlanc, Adia Victoria and Bridge 19. Grab your chairs and blankets, pack a snack, and head down to the riverfront to enjoy an evening of music. The lawns open at 5 p.m. wfpk.org
Join Norton Commons for a fabulous tour of 12 stunning, fully furnished geothermal homes, each with unique interiors, for one of the largest home design shows in the region. Centered around the Peppermint Green, a football field-sized civic space, this design show will be open to the public from May 18 to June 2, from
Churchill Downs to a Louisvillian is like bread to butter. Mix these two plus a lit racetrack, great food & drinks and exceptional entertainment, and you’ve got a night to remember! Downs After Dark is where nightlife meets thrilling racing. Lucky for us, this event takes place on two different days this month: June 1
Brought to you by the River City Radio Controllers, this event features a wide array of exciting flying exhibitions, including in-air dog fights and combat, aerobatic airplanes and scale vintage airplanes. Nationally recognized and award-winning pilots from throughout the Midwest and beyond come to this airshow to demonstrate their flying skills and model aircraft for
Envision a fantasy camp for bourbon lovers, and you’ll have the perfect image of The Kentucky Bourbon Affair. Over the course of four days, attendees will experience behind-the-scenes tours, private barrel selections and special events at the world’s most iconic distilleries and famous Louisville hot spots. This unique bourbon experience is unlike any other. Prices
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After 40 years, The Pine Room makes a grand return to the local dining scene. Take a look at the updated space and the delectable menu, and then make your reservations!
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This year’s 2019 Southeastern Designer Showhouse & Garden is an impressive estate showcasing the stunning work of some of the South’s top designers. Take a look inside this home, which is open to the public for a limited time. Image: David Christensen
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