What’s on the radar this week? Science & Superbowl! We’ve handpicked the couple extra events this week just for you, who are New2Lou. Looking for more great events around town? Head over to our New2Lou event calendar and give us a follow on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. We’ll connect you to other great new folks, hot new events, and awesome community orgs.
Wednesday (1/31) Trivia Night at Galaxie – Love trivia? Grab some friends and head over to Galaxie tonight! Enjoy drinks (we highly recommend the spicy margarita) and good eats (try the Wakatakas – handmade flatbread tacos) plus $60 in gift certificates to the top 3 teams! Free Team Trivia every Wednesday at Galaxie. Party starts at 7:30 PM.
Thursday (2/1) The Ark Band Pays Tribute to Bob Marley – Mark your calendars for a night of great music for a great cause this Thursday at Headliners Music Hall. The Ark Band will pay tribute to Bob Marley with special guest PMA. 18+ show. Tickets are $15. Free entry with a new full size towel for The Salvation Army Louisville. Doors open at 7:00 PM, show starts at 8:00 PM.
Friday (2/2) Groundhog Day Movie Viewing & Cocktail Party – What better way to celebrate Groundhog Day than watching Groundhog Day with a fancy cocktail? Join Copper & Kings on the 2nd floor of their distillery for a showing of Bill Murray’s Groundhog Day. Doors: 7 PM, Movie: 8:00 PM. Free event.
Friday (2/2) – Saturday (2/3) War + Peace – Themes of heroism, bravery, lost companions and even life and death come together in a dramatic and moving program. Tickets start at $20 on Friday and $27 on Saturday. All ages. Friday pre-concert lecture begins at 10:00 AM in Whitney Hall and 7:00 PM in the Mary Anderson Room.
Saturday (2/3) Science With A Twist – The Kentucky Science Center is turning 40! To celebrate they are throwing an all out disco party. Dress to impress in 70’s gear, get down to throwback vinyl, and do science! GA Tickets are $100, VIP are $250. Tickets include strolling dinner, open bar, reception, and valet. VIPs enjoy access to the VIP Lounge with premier food, upscale bar, and plenty of seating.
Sunday (2/4) Superbowl Sunday – Superbowl Sunday is this Sunday, in case you didn’t already know. Not up for throwing a party and want to know the best spots to watch in town? Don’t worry newbie, Do502 has your back! They put together a great list of options w/ deets like TV size, multiple screens, big crowds and cold beers.
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Tuesday (2/6) Blues Traveler – 30th Anniversary Tour – Mark your calendars for a fun throwback night. Blue Traveler, 80s rock band best know for the songs “Run Around” and “Hook“, are bringing their 30th Anniversary Tour to Mercury Ballroom next Tuesday, January 30th. Doors open at 7:00 PM, show starts at 8:00 PM. Tickets start at $28. Enter to win a pair of tickets at new2lou.do502.com. Good luck!
Wednesday (2/7) LLS Young Professionals Date Auction – Join the LLS YPs next Wednesday for a Date Night Auction at Gravely. Eligible bachelors and bachelorettes will be auctioned off with an exciting date package. Doors open at 6:00 PM, auction starts at 7:00 PM. Tickets range from $10 (no drinks) – $30 (includes 4 drink tickets).