Baby it’s cold outside, but the Louisville events scene is heating up. There are so many hot events this week it was super hard to narrow down to our top picks. But that’s a great problem to have, right?!?
So what’s on the radar this week? Brews, Bashes and Broadway! We’ve handpicked the best of the best events just for you, who are New2Lou. Looking for more events around town? Check out our brand new New2Lou calendar thanks to the fine folks at Do502! Now you can see our top event picks anytime you want! Never again will you find yourself out of the social loop. And don’t forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, you’ll be glad you did.
Wednesday (11/12) New2Lou 2nd Wed Social - Grab a beer and meet some new people tonight at Great Flood Brewing Company, brand new craft brewery located in the heart of the highlands. FREE and open to the public, event if you are “Old2Lou”. Space is limited so RSVP ASAP!
Thursday (11/13) Tribes - Actors Theatre is kicking off a new show Tribes, an emotionally charged drama about a hearing impaired boy who meets a girl who’s loosing her own hearing. It’s a powerful story about the struggle to find a voice when no one’s truly listening. Tickets start at $45 and show runs through December 8th.
Friday (11/14) Downs After Dark - Slip into something slinky, straighten your bow tie and get ready for a night of intrigue, high stakes and high society at Churchill Downs. Martinis, silhouette dancers, movie villains, live music and more at Downs After Dark - Shaken, Not Stirred. Tickets start at $10.
Friday (11/14) Old Crow Medicine Show - Old Crow Medicine Show, Americana string band based in Nashville, is coming back to the Ville. Catch them live at the Louisville Palace this Friday at 8 pm. Tickets are still available and start at $52.
Saturday (11/15) Do502 Official Launch Party - So this is shaping up to be one of THE parties of the year. Drinks, food, entertainment, Houndmouth, and Twin Limb at a super secret location. Here’s the deal: 1) RSVP at new2lou.do502.com, 2) Entrants chosen lottery style and emailed 24 hours in advance of show with deets. Must be 21 to enter.
Saturday (11/15) Led Zeppelin 2 - Led Zeppelin fan? This show is as good as it gets. More than just a concert, Led Zeppelin 2 re-enacts the live improvisation & onstage interaction that earned Led Zeppelin their legendary status. Want FREE tix? We’ve got you covered! Enter to win at new2lou.com. Good luck!
Sunday (11/16) Broadway in the Ville - A friend of ours is producing a Broadway show right here in Louisville and we couldn’t be more excited. The show features newcomer Daniel Strasser in the amazing new Play theatre. You don’t want to miss this, seriously. Here’s a sneak peek. FREE event, but please RSVP on the Facebook page.
On the Radar
Wednesday (11/19) Coach Petrino Lunch Series - Love football? Love food? Last chance to grab lunch and chat football with University of Louisville Football Coach Bobby Petrino at Champions Sports Bar in the Louisville Marriott Downtown. Tickets are $35 and include food. Space is limited, so grab your ticket today!
Wednesday (11/19) #ThinkBig - Food Edition - Early notice, but the last one sold out and we certainly don’t want you to miss out. Brian Wallace of Now Sourcing is hosting a “town hall” ish meeting to get folks to #ThinkBIG when it comes to food. Not restaurants, but how to make Louisville a food/tech hub. Free event, but RSVP required.
Saturday (12/6) MidWest RumFest - Super early notice, but tickets are selling fast and we don’t want you to miss out. Plus we have a sweet deal to pass along to you, who are New2Lou. Ticket discount code “N2L” = 50% discount on Cane Admission Pass! And be on the lookout for ticket giveaways at New2Lou.com. Cheers!
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