What else is on the radar this week besides our awesome social tonight? Brew, Back Porch and BFFs! We’ve handpicked the best events just for you who are New2Lou. Looking for more great events around town? Check out our online event calendar and give us a follow on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Never again will you find yourself out of the social loop.
Wednesday (6/14) New2Lou June Social at HopCat – Ready to meet some new folks and try a new place? Of course you are! Join us tonight for our June social at the new brewery HopCat in the Highlands. They’ll be serving up great beers and we’ll be serving up cool new folks. Party starts at 5:30 PM. Event is FREE w/ RSVP, but space is limited so get on it.
Thursday (6/15) Rye Back Porch Sessions – Mark your calendar for RYE on Market’s Back Porch Sessions summer music this Thursday night! Grab a friend, a drink, and enjoy live music on RYE’s back porch in NuLu.This month’s featured artists are Joann + the Dakota and DJ Trevor Bowles. FREE to attend. Music starts at 7:00 pm.
Friday (6/16) Future Islands – Last chance to enter to win tickets to Future Islands, an American synthpop band based in Baltimore, this Friday at Mercury Ballroom! Want to go to the show? Of course you do and we’ve got a pair of tickets just for you. Enter to win at new2lou.do502.com. Show starts at 7 pm. Tickets start at $25. Good luck!
Friday (6/16) U2: The Joshua Tree Tour 2017 – U2 is killing it on their Joshua Tree Tour right now and lucky us they’re bringing this fantastic tour to Louisville this Friday night! We’re heard from around the country how amazing this show and we definitely don’t want you to miss it. Tickets are still available and start at $35. The show is at Papa Johns Cardinal Stadium and kicks off at 7:00 PM. See you there!
Friday (6/16) – Saturday (6/17) Kentucky Pride Festival – Join the largest Pride Festival in the commonwealth this weekend! The festival kicks off with a parade down Main Street from 7:00 to 9:00 PM followed by food, drinks and entertainment on the Belvedere Friday night and all day Saturday. General admission: $5 per day, VIP passes also available. More info at kypride.com/festival.
Saturday (6/17) Louisville City FC – GOOOOOOOAAAAAAAALLLLLL! Grab a friend and head on down to Louisville Slugger Field to cheer on our hometown soccer team, Louisville City FC, against the Pittsburgh Riverhounds. Game starts at 7:30 PM. Tickets start at $15. Enter to win a pair at new2lou.do502.com. We’ll see you there! #prosoccerprocity
Sunday (6/18) Father’s Day – Heads up folks. Father’s day this Sunday so you have a couple more days to make plans. Why not celebrate and shower your father Kentucky-style with love, horses and bourbon! Celebrate at the track, get your art on at the Speed Art Museum or grab a drink at Garage Bar. More great recommendations thanks to Do502: do502.com/p/fathers-day.
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Wednesday (6/21) Rooftop Summer Solstice Yoga – This year the Summer Solstice and International Day of Yoga both fall on June 21st! Celebration next Wednesday on the beautiful rooftop of the Frazier History Museum. Choose from one of two time options available: 6:00-7:30 PM or 8:00-9:30 PM. BYOM (bring your won mat)! Tickets are $25.
Thursday (6/22) Eli Young Band – Early notice, but we don’t want you to miss out on this awesome show! The Eli Young Band, American country music band from Texas, is coming to the Mercury Ballroom on Thursday (6/22). Never been to the Mercury Ballroom? We’re here to help! We’ve got a pair of tickets just for you! Enter to win here —> new2lou.do502.com. Good Luck!