From our amazing dining scene to the beauty of a Louisville sunset over the Ohio River, there’s so much to see in this place we call home. Thanks to Instagram, we all are able to share these wonderful moments and stay up to date on the hot new restaurants and happenings around Louisville. StyleBlueprint has uncovered 10 fabulous Louisville-inspired Instagram accounts we think you’ll enjoy — aside from our own, of course. Here’s a sampling of what you’ll find, complete with the original captions to give you a sense of what you can expect from each. Happy scrolling!
Share Louisville collaborates with Instagram enthusiasts and your average citizen with a smart phone to capture the best shots of events and sights around town. This account showcases everything from the Forecastle Festival and Derby to old images of the 1940s downtown and the 1937 flood. There’s a little bit of everything on this feed to satisfy any Louisville fan. If you want to be featured, send your own images to Hello@ShareLouisville.com.
Indulge in your cravings! This food blogger’s feed is sure to make your mouth water with its array of Louisville’s finest food. Eat Love Louisville captures everything from bright pink ice cream dripping down a waffle cone to more savory eats like Noosh Nosh‘s juicy chicken wings and more!
Do502 describes itself as “the ultimate discovery platform for the best of Louisville” and lives up to its claim through its interesting feed of food, drinks, concerts and other special happenings in Louisville. Keep in the know on Louisville events and great food by following @do502 and rep #HowWeLou today!
Grace Wainwright is one of Louisville’s premier style bloggers with a real eye for putting together the cutest outfits and accessories! This Sacred Heart Alum’s Instagram is a mecca of style and all things Southern. From casual day outfits to chic workout wear, A Southern Drawl will not steer you wrong. Her feed also keeps you in the loop with the latest sales! Follow @a_southerndrawl for a little trendiness in your life.
Your stomach will rumble as soon as you start scrolling through @LouisvilleFood! This local foodie lives life to the fullest by immersing herself in the best of Louisville’s bakeries, bistros, bars and more! Her posts are perfect for whenever you need inspiration for a new restaurant to try — or just want to gaze at some yummy food. Follow @louisvillefood and get hungry!
Sampson the Ghost, aka Josh, is the man behind Instagrammers of Louisville (@igerslouisville — another great account to follow) but his personal account is chock full of interesting images of the often-overlooked parts of the city. His dynamic photos of Louisville’s urban environment are paired with thought-provoking captions. Check out the type of artistic imagery Instagram was founded for at @sampsontheghost.
Standing as the official Louisville Convention and Visitors Bureau tourism account, Go To Louisville is all about promoting the best shops, art, restaurants, museums and everything else that makes our city so great. Their feed, essentially, is a stunning visual guidebook of how to make the most of your day in Louisville. For Saturday afternoon activity inspiration, follow @gotolouisville and celebrate #LouisvilleLove!
In the city of “Bluegrass, Bourbon and Basketball,” your Instagram feed would not be complete without a peek into the many bourbon distilleries brewing our state’s beloved drink of choice! Kentucky Bourbon Trail showcases the entire process of the smooth yet complex caramel-hued whiskey — from the charred oak barrel to the smile of a happy Kentuckian as she receives her first pour. Hit the Bourbon Trail from the comfort of your home with @kentuckybourbontrail.
Keep Louisville Weird by shopping local! The Louisville Independent Business Alliance’s account highlights the benefits of shopping local from our regionally distinctive restaurants and stores that make our town so interesting and one-of-a-kind. Never miss an event to celebrate local venders with @keeplouisvilleweird502‘s feed — they always promote events like the Louisville Brewfest or the Farmer’s Market Celebration.
If you enjoy breathtaking skies and the simple beauty of Kentucky’s forest land and farms, then KY Tourism is the feed for you! The feed showcases the unbridled spirit of Kentucky with a penchant for some major #cloudenvy shots, as well as images of the bluegrass state’s scenic landscapes and friendly horses. Follow for high-quality images of the best state in America.
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