Did you hear the big news today folks?!? THE Red Bull Flugtag is coming to Louisville on August 27th! We were the first Kentucky team to compete in Chicago in 2013 and couldn’t be more excited to compete again on our home turf this year! Want to join our team or register your own team? Of course you do! Sign up 👉 new2lou.com/red-bull-flugtag!
What’s on the radar this week? Flugtag, Festivals & Film! We’ve handpicked the best events just for you who are New2Lou. Looking for more great events around town? Check out our event calendar at new2lou.do502.com. And don’t forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram; you’ll be glad you did!
Wednesday (2/24) D’Oh Nut. Beer Release - Donuts and Beer, need we say more? But we’re going to, only because you need to know where and when, right? Here’s the deets: Against the Grain teamed up with Hi-Five doughnuts to craft something some sweet brew. Pair it with a vanilla custard masterpiece with root beer glaze topped with bacon and game over. Party (in your mouth) starts at 6 pm.
Thursday (2/25) 40th Humana Festival Kickoff - Humana Festival is turning the big 4-0 and 40 sure looks good on her 😉 Join Actors Theatre at they officially kickoff the Humana Festival, an annual festival launching new plays into the national spotlight March 2nd through April 10th. Enjoy food from local restaurants, memorabilia, giveaways and more! Contact Actor’s Box Office at 502.584.1205 to RSVP.
Friday (2/26) Masquerade in the Faces Lobby - Join Louisville Magazine and louisville.com for a night of masks, music, mystery and magic. Masquerade will feature performances by the Louisville Chamber Symphony, Nowhere Bar Louisville’s Dj Brios, CirqueLouis and other local artists. Tickets: General Admin $20, $25 Day of Show, VIP $50. Party starts at 9 pm.
Saturday (2/27) 4th Annual Gravy Cup - Just like chili, hot wings and BBQ, everyone thinks their gravy is the BEST! Here’s your chance to judge top chefs and homemakers in Lou. Tickets are $12 and proceeds benefit Boys and Girls Haven. The Dimestore Dandy will be performing Dixie and Ragtime music as well. Party starts at 11 am.
Sunday (2/28) U of L Women’s Basketball - If you caught the Lady Cards basketball game at our recent New2Lou Basketball Social, you know these girls can bring it. Watch them take on the Miami Hurricanes this Sunday at the KFC Yum! Center. Game starts at 5 pm and tickets are $10. And this Sunday is Star Wars themed, so come dressed to impress and may the force be with you!
Sunday (2/28) 2016 LFS Oscar Watch Party - The Louisville Film Society is hosting their Annual Oscar Party Fundraiser at Copper and Kings Distillery this Sunday at 7 pm. Enjoy heavy hors d’oeuvre, dessert stations, Hollywood-inspired libations, silent auction and door prizes! Tickets are $100 each and include a one-year LFS membership and $75 each for current LFS members.
On the Radar
Wednesday (3/2) Festival Unveiled - Be the first to see this year’s official Kentucky Derby poster and judge the best Four Roses Bourbon Juleps in town! Party starts at 5 pm at Mellwood Arts Center. Tickets are $30 in advance, $35 in the door. And lucky you, we have a pair just for you. Enter to win at new2lou.do502.com. Enter by 4 pm on Tuesday (3/1) for your chance to win. Good luck!
Wednesday (3/9) New2Lou March 2nd Wed Social - Kick-off your St Patrick’s Day celebrations a little early with us! Mix and mingle with Louisville’s coolest newbies while enjoying Irish music and drinks. Social is FREE w/ RSVP and open to the public, even if you are “Old2Lou” 😉 And don’t forget to dress to impress in your finest green gear. The more the better 🍀
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