And they’re off! First the Derby, then Louisvillians settle into a warmer month full of activities besides horses. Here’s what is happening in May around town.
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Peter Nappi will be hosting a Bonnaroo Works Fund (BWF) fundraiser with a live performance by Margo Price. Our giveaway is for a chance to win two VIP passes to Bonnaroo, tickets to the fundraiser and concert + a Peter Nappi gift certificate! Enter to win! First prize: Travel to Nashville & accommodations for two (up to $1,000 reimbursed) and
It’s hard to believe it’s not really The Beatles performing live when you attend Abbey Road on the River every year. This is the world’s largest Beatles-inspired tribute festival is held annually over Memorial Day Weekend, May 25-29, 2017. The 5-day event will feature more than 50 bands, including Hermit starring Peter Noone, Peter Asher
Volunteers will form the letters “USA” using 25,000 flags from veterans’ graves. When completed, the letters will each be 150′ high and all 3 letters together will be 450′ wide. These 25,000 flags honor all of America’s fallen heroes, from every state in the Union, including military, law enforcement and fire fighters. This event will
Spend your Memorial Day down at the Great Lawn for the Subway Fresh Fit Hike, Bike & Paddle. This free event is a great opportunity to kick off your summer in your healthy hometown. The morning begins with various fitness demonstrations, followed by your choice of hike, bike, or paddle route around downtown Louisville. All
It’s time again for the WFPK Waterfront Wednesday Concert Series. May’s free concert on the Big Four Lawn will feature music from the Mavericks, Hollis Brown and Peter Searcy. Grab your chairs and blankets, pack a snack and head down to the riverfront to enjoy an evening of music. wfpk.org
Enjoy the thrills of live Thoroughbred racing and $1 beers after work in the Paddock Plaza. Listen to live music, try fare from local food trucks and get betting 101 tips from resident handicappers. Gates open at 4 p.m., general admission is just $3 and $1 beers are available from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Funkasaurus is known as a few guys playing tunes on the street with a mixture of funk, old school hip-hop with a unique combination of instruments including an accordion, a saxophone and a trombone. Concertgoers are encouraged to bring nonperishable food items to be donated to Dare to Care Food Bank. Everyone who donates will
One June 2, Block Party Handmade Boutique is presenting Catitude, an exhibition featuring original works by hand-selected artists to help support Shamrock Foundation. All work will be cat-themed and pawsitively purrfect. Opening night will be from 5p.m. to 9 p.m. at their 4th Street location. Drinks and cat-themed snacks will be available during the show
The 10th Annual Denim and Diamonds fundraiser for Parkinson Support Center is Friday, June 2 from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. at Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Lane, Louisville, KY 40207. Wear your finest cowboy attire and enjoy a live auction, cocktails and a seated dinner. Tickets start at $200 for this fundraiser for Parkinson’s Disease research. For
The second annual Louisville Tango Festival will take place June 2-4 at The Gillespie. The festival combines a breathtaking venue with the very best dancers, teachers and musicians, along with authentic food and drink, to bring the feel of Buenos Aires to Louisville. The three- day event will highlight Argentine tango dancing to live music
Are you ready for summer, Louisville? We definitely are, and we can’t wait to get out and celebrate June’s outdoor events in style!
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Red beans and rice is delicious, and this recipe is easy, satisfying and the perfect way to have a homemade meal when life seems too busy to cook.
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North Georgia has a robust offering of beautiful winelands and vineyards. Here are a few of our favorites that are worth checking out!
Find out why Nashville, TN is the place tourists from around the world are coming to in order to view the TOTAL solar eclipse happening on August 21, 2017. This is a once-in-a-lifetime event — the next one in America is over 500 years from now!
Jennifer Puryear is back with another batch of fabulous books to add to your summer reading list. Take a look at her top picks for summer 2017!
Summer is here, and it’s time to get outside! Lucky for us, Louisville is filled with gorgeous parks for an all-day, hometown green getaway.