What’s on the radar this week? Music and Murder Mystery! We’ve handpicked the best events in Lou, 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 (9/6) Beverly & EZTV – Post Labor Day blues? We can help! Grab a friend and head over to Zanzabar tonight to catch Beverly and EZTV, indie pop bands from Brooklyn, on stage. We haven’t seen them, but we’ve heard great things so go check it out for us. Doors open at 8:00 PM, show starts at 9:00 PM. Tickets are $8 in advance, $10 at the door. 18+ show.
Thursday (9/7) Girl Talk – The wildly entertaining and energetic disc jockey Gregg Michael Gillis, aka Girl Talk, will be at Headliners Music Hall this Thursday evening. Nothing but insane mash-ups on the radar so if this is your thing, you best snag a friend and a ticket. Speaking of tickets, they are $25 in advance. Enter to win a pair at new2lou.do502.com. Doors open at 8:00 PM, show starts at 9:00 PM. 18+ show.
Thursday (9/7) Ed Sheeran w/ Special Guest James Blunt – English singer-songwriter and pop prince Ed Sheeran is out on his 2017 World Tour and making a pit stop at the KFC Yum! Center Thursday evening, no biggie. Actually it is, because he’s also bringing James Blunt. Tickets are still available and start at $69.50. Show starts at 7:30 PM.
Friday (9/8) Butchered Town: A Murder Mystery Party in 5 Parts –There’s blood in the Copper & Kings barrel room and it’s up to YOU to figure out who did it! Tickets: $35 adv, $40 Day-of. Enter to win a pair at new2lou.do502.com. Admission includes performance, welcome cocktail, and L’Inspecteur Gin tasting. Doors open at 6:30 PM, show starts at 7:00 PM. 21+
Saturday (9/9) Portland Art & Heritage Festival – Head down to the Tim Faulkner Gallery this Saturday to celebrate the diversity and creativity of Portland’s historic neighborhood. Enjoy bike tours, exhibits and international events along Portland Avenue and Northwestern Parkway from 15th St to the Dolfinger Building at 25th St. Festival runs from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM. More info at portlandartfair.com.
Sunday (9/10) Louisville Palace Homecoming Dance Movie Series – The Louisville Palace Homecoming Dance Movie Series continues this Sunday with Thoroughly Modern Millie, 1967 American musical-romantic comedy. Movie starts at 2:00 PM. Tickets are $8. Enter to win a pair of tickets at new2lou.do502.com. Next on the movie series lineup is Saturday Night Fever on September 17th.
On the Radar
Wednesday (9/13) New2Lou September Social – Early notice, but we’re already super excited to meet some cool new folks and assuming you are too. Mark your calendars for our September social at NuLu hot spot, the Taj. We’ll be partying it up on the back patio. Event is FREE w/ RSVP. All welcome, even if you are “Old2Lou” or “ReNew2Lou”.
Tuesday (9/26) – Thursday (9/28) IdeaFestival – New2 Idea Festival? No worries newbie, we’ve got your back. Idea Festival is an annual 3-day event at the Kentucky Center and brings in world-class speakers from around the world to present innovation, imagination and world-changing ideas Ted-talks style. A festival pass is $249. Enter Discount Code: IF10 to save 10% on a festival pass.