What’s on the radar this week? Valentine + Palentine’s Day! 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 (2/14) Valentine’s Day – Whether you’re a romantic at heart, swinging single or meh, who cares? Louisville’s social scene has got you covered. If you are new in town, you may not know where to go. Thankfully we (and Do502) are here to help. Here’s a list of Valentine’s Day happenings and how to do Valentine’s Day thanks to the fine folks at Do502.
Thursday (2/15) Palentine’s Day at Meta! – Who says Valentine’s Day has to end on the 14th? Meta sure doesn’t think so. As a matter of fact, they’re keeping the party going. Celebrate the love of your bestie this Thursday night. Enjoy cheap drinks, sparkling rosé, and a dating game style competition to see who is truly the best of friends. Fun starts at 8pm, games shortly thereafter. Free to attend.
Friday (2/16) Masquerade: Gotham – Join Louisville Magazine and the Louisville Palace for the 3rd annual Masquerade event! Transport to a world of jokers, poison ivy, harlequins, bat and cat men and women in the most iconic city to never exist: GOTHAM! Cocktail attire recommended. Costumes welcome! Masks highly encouraged. Tickets: GA $25, VIP $50. Enter to win a pair of VIP tix at new2lou.do502.com.
Saturday (2/17) Tailspin Ale Fest – Tailspin Ale Fest, a premier festival for the craft brewer and craft beer drinker, returns next Saturday! The festival will feature more than 150 craft beers in an awesome WWII era airplane hangar at Boeing Field. Besides beer, enjoy live music and food served by local food trucks. GA tickets are $50, VIP are $75. Enter to win a pair at new2lou.do502.com.
Sunday (2/18) Luke Bryan “What Makes You Country Tour” – Don’t miss four-time entertainer of the year and American Idol judge Luke Bryan this Sunday night! He’ll be playing live at the KFC Yum! Center with special guest Kip Moore and The Cadillac Three. Tickets start at $55.75. Doors open at 6:00 p.m., show starts at 7:00 p.m. Enjoy the show!
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Monday (2/19) Brew Guru Yoga – Love beer, love yoga? Then this is your gig! Bring a friend, bring a mat, and join Flat 12 Beirwerks at their Jeffersonville taproom for an hour-long yoga class next Monday evening, followed by a craft beer cool down. Yoga starts at 7:00 PM. Beer tasting starts at 8:00 PM. $10 covers the yoga class AND a beer afterward. Win-win.
Saturday (2/24) The 6th Annual Gravy Cup – What’s the gravy cup? Only THE largest biscuit gravy competition in the world! And it’s right here in Louisville, at Mellwood Arts Center. Sample gravies (traditional, non-traditional and vegetarian) from over 40 local chefs and cast your vote for the “People’s Choice Awards”. Tickets start at $15. Cash bar and live music. All proceeds benefit Boys & Girls Haven.