Basketball & BFFs

Basketball & BFFs

Is your New Year’s Resolution to meet new people? We can help! Join us tonight for our first social of the new year at 8UP Elevated Drinkery & KitchenFREE W/ RSVP. Everyone welcome, even if you are “Old2Lou” or “ReNew2Lou”.

So what’s radar this week? You mean besides our awesome social?!? Basketball & BFFs! We’ve handpicked the best events in Lou just for you, who are New2Lou. Looking for more great events around town? Check out our calendar at and don’t forget to give us a follow on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram. Never again will you find yourself out of the social loop.

Wednesday (1/11) New2Lou 2nd Wed Social - Kick off the New Year and the New You at our New2Lou 2nd Wed Social tonight at 8UP Elevated Drinkery & Kitchen from 5:30 to 8:30 PM! Come join us at this swanky spot, meet some cool new folks and kickstart your 2017! Event is FREE W/ RSVP, but space is limited, so get on it.

Thursday (1/12) The Louisville Moth Grandslam: Breaking Ground -The Moth presents the GrandSLAM, a battle of wits and words - fierce, hilarious, heartbreaking and all points between. Listen as ten StorySLAM champs tell tales of new horizons. Checkpoints and firsts. Growing pains and ice breakers. Location is the Kentucky Center. Theme is BREAKING GROUND. Tickets are $28.

Friday (1/13) Harlem Globetrotters 2017 World Tour - You can’t help but be transported back to childhood when you hear the Harlem Globetrotters theme song.  And lucky for you, they’re coming to the KFC Yum! Center this Friday night!  Great event if you have kids or are a big kid at heart. Tickets start at $28.50. Game starts at 7 PM, door open at 6 PM.

Saturday (1/14) Aesop Rock with Rob Sonic and DJ Zone - Aesop Rock, American hip hop recording artist and producer, plus Rob Sonic and DJ Zone will be at the Mercury Ballroom this Saturday and we certainly don’t want you to miss out! Tickets start at $22. Want to join the fun?!? We’re here to help! We’ve got a pair of tickets just for you! Enter to win here —> Good Luck!

Sunday (1/15) Keepers of the Dream - Join The Kentucky Center’s ArtsReach program, River City Drum Corp and the Office of Mayor Greg Fischer for the 7th Annual Keepers of the Dream, a Community Arts Celebration of Dr. King’s Vision. The celebration is FREE and open to the public (no tickets required). Program starts at 4 PM at the Kentucky Center.

On the Radar

Monday (1/16) MLK, Jr. Day Film Screening: “I Have a Dream” - In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, the Muhammad Ali Center will be showing his renowned speech, “I Have a Dream” every hour on the hour in our auditorium. Film screening is open to the public. Regular ticket prices apply for exhibit admission.

Tuesday (1/17) - Sunday (1/22) The Sound of Music - The hills are alive! A brand new production of The Sound of Music, is coming to the Kentucky Center next week. The spirited, romantic and beloved musical story of Maria and the Von Trapp Family will once again thrill audiences. Tickets start at $32.50. Show runs through Sunday, January 22nd. Evening and matinée show options available.

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