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Wednesday (11/15) John Cleese and the Holy Grail – Monty Pithon fan? This is definitely your gig. The evening starts with a Monty Python and the Holy Grail in its entirely on the big screen at the Louisville Palace followed by conversation and Q&A with living comedy legend John Cleese. Absurd and ridiculous questions only are requested, please. Tickets start at $55. Show starts at 7:30 PM.
Thursday (11/16) Yelp’s Art in Action – Yelp Louisville is hosting its fourth annual Yelp’s Art in Action this Thursday from 7:00 – 9:30 PM at the iconic Kentucky Center. Enjoy food, drinks, art and fashion from over 50 top restaurants, beverage brands and local makers! Suggested donation is $20, proceeds benefit non-profit Kentucky Center for Performing Arts. RSVP required. 21+ event.
Friday (11/17) Nick Offerman: Full Bush – Nick Offerman, actor, writer and woodworker, best known as the character of Ron Swanson on Parks & Recreation, will be at the Louisville Palace this Friday night. He returns with a collection of sawdusty musings on survival in the wild, living with enthusiasm, and the cultivation of fulsome body hair. Tickets start at $39.50. Enter to win a pair at new2lou.do502.com. Doors: 7:00 PM, show: 8:00 PM.
Saturday (11/18) 90s Bar Crawl – Lace up your LA Gears, slap on your bracelets and saddle up your Furbies for an unforgettable bar crawl. Join the nation’s largest 90s event this Saturday on Baxter Ave in the Highlands. Participating bars: Baxter’s 942 Bar & Grill, Wick’s PIzza & Pub, Outlook Inn, DiOrio’s Pizza & Pub and O’Shea’s Irish Pub. Tickets start at $18. Enter to win a pair at new2lou.do502.com.
Sunday (11/19) Cindy Wilson, Olivia Jean – Don’t miss Cindy Wilson, vocalist, songwriter and a founding member of new wave rock band The B-52s, at Zanzabar this Sunday night. She is on a solo tour, first in 42 years, so its kind-of a big deal. She just launched a new solo album “Change” and you’ll get to hear it live along with Olivia Jean. GA tickets are $18, VIP Meet & Great are $35. Door: 7:00 PM, Show: 8:00 PM.
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Tuesday (11/21) St. Vincent – You guys! Grammy award winner and overall kick-ass musician/sing-songwriter St. Vincent is bringing her Fear the Future Tour to the Kentucky Center next Tuesday and we certainly don’t want you to miss this incredible artist and show. Tickets are still available and start at $37.50. Enter to win a pair at new2lou.do502.com. Show starts at 8:00 PM.
Wednesday (11/29) New2Lou Christmas Carol Social – Mark your calendars for some jolly holiday cheer! Join us for happy hour and a holiday classic, A Christmas Carol, at Actors Theatre! We’ll have special discounted tix (only $25) PLUS happy hour apps + drink specials – win-win! We’ll provide ticket details next week, so stay tuned. Happy hour at the swanky BBC Bourbon Barrel Loft starts at 5:30 PM, show starts at 7:00 PM.