Foodies, Bourbon, BFFs

Foodies, Bourbon, BFFs

What’s on the radar this week? Foodies, Bourbon and 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.

Now - Wednesday (3/8) 502 Restaurant Week - Foodies rejoice! 502 Restaurant week continues this week and there are lots of great restaurants participating probably new to you! For not one, but two weeks restaurants will prepare a special 3-Course menu for $50.20 per couple or $50.20 per person, depending on the restaurant. 

Wednesday (3/1) Humana Festival Of New American Plays - The Humana Festival kicks off this week with great plays on the lineup: I Now PronounceWe’re Gonna Be OkayCry It Out, Recent Alien Abductions, Airness, and The Many Deaths of Nathan Stubblefield. Be one of the first to experience these new works right here in Louisville (at Actors Theatre of Louisville) before they hit up the big stage in New York and Chicago.

Thursday (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 Tim Faulkner GalleryTickets are $30 in advance, $40 in the door. And lucky you, we have a pair just for you! Enter to win at Enter by 5 pm on Wednesday (3/1) for your chance to win. Good luck!

Friday (3/3) 2017 Bourbon Classic - The Bourbon Classic is a weekend event exploring the “best of the best” in the authentic world of Bourbon, from the craftsmanship of distilling to the pure enjoyment of the spirit in its many forms. The Bourbon Classic kicks off Tuesday (2/28) and runs through Saturday (3/4). A full list of events is on their website and ticket pricing varies.

Saturday (3/4) Maren Morris - The Hero Tour, with Devin Dawson - Maren Morris, 26 Year-old Columbia Nashville singer/songwriter, will be performing at Headliners Music Hall with Devin Dawson this Saturday night. Door open at 8:00 PM and show starts at 9:00 PM. Hopefully you have your tickets already, because sadly it looks like the show is sold out.

Sunday (3/5) Twenty One Pilots - Caught the Grammy’s a couple of weeks ago? Then you probably saw these guys accept the Grammy for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance in their underwear (and give an inspiration speech). See them perform live at the KFC Yum! Center this Sunday. Tickets are still available and start at $39.50.

On the Radar

Wednesday (3/8) New2Lou 2nd Wed Social - Mark your calendars for our March 2nd Wednesday social at La Chasse, a brand new restaurant located in the heart of the Highlands. They’ll be serving up rustic wood-fired European cuisine, boutique wines and craft cocktails. We’ll be serving up cool new folks. FREE w/ RSVP.

Sunday (3/11) Drake Night Featuring DJ Ryan Coxx - Mark your calendars Drake Night featuring DJ Ryan Coxx at Mercury Ballroom this Sunday! Tickets are $6 and show starts at 9:00 PM. Want to win tickets? Of course you do! Enter to win at The winner will be notified next week. Good Luck!

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