What’s on the radar this week? Friends, Flights and First Friday! We’ve handpicked the best of the best events in Lou, just for you, who are New2Lou. Looking for more events around town? Check out our 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 give us a follow on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram; you’ll be glad you did.
Wednesday (2/4) Shovels and Rope - You don’t want to miss Shovels and Rope with Caroline Rose at Headliners tonight, trust us. Tickets are $20. Doors open at 7 pm and show starts at 8 pm. And thanks to the fine folks at Do502, you can win some at new2lou.do502.com!
Thursday (2/5) Mayor’s Music and Art Series - free monthly series showcasing local musicians, artists and performers at Mayor’s Gallery at historic Louisville Metro Hall. This month will showcase In Lightning. Event is free and open to the public. Bring your lunch and enjoy live music during your lunch hour.
Thursday (2/5) - Sunday (2/22) Louisville Jewish Film Festival - The Festival kicks off this year with Run Boy Run on Thursday (2/5). The festival runs through Sunday (2/22) and the full lineup and schedule of films is located on their website. Tickets are $8.50 in advance, $10 at the door.
Friday (2/6) First Friday Trolley Hop - free event on the first Friday of every month at the shops, restaurants and galleries in historic West Main district and trendy NuLu District from 5-11 pm. And while your out and about, make sure to check out Friday Night Flights and Louisville Loves Sou4th!
Friday (2/6) - Saturday (2/21) Va Va Vixens Valentine - The Va Va Vixens are heating things up again for Valentine’s season! There will be dance, acrobatics, aerial acts, striptease and singing. SO much more than your average burlesque show. Tickets are $20 in advance.
Saturday (2/7) Murals, Eastern Midwestern, Toy Tiger - Catch the Murals, Eastern Midwestern and Toy Tiger at local fav music venue Zanzabar this Saturday. Enjoy a fun evening filled with jammin indie rock for only $7! Doors open at 8 pm and show starts at 9 pm. Show 21+.
Sunday (2/8) My Special Valentine Workshop - Create a special valentine for your special Valentine! Participants will be guided through the process of creating their own hand printed valentines AND envelopes. Reservations required, call 502.635.2240 ext 204 or email email@example.com. Tickets are $10, $7 for AICH members.
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Tuesday (2/10) Moth StorySlam - Are you a great story-teller? Why not show off your skills next Tuesday at Headliners Music Hall. Place your name in the hat between 6 and 8 pm, storytellers randomly are selected to present and audience judges will decide your fate. This month’s theme is LOVE HURTS. Tickets are $8.
Wednesday (2/11) New2Lou 2nd Wed Social - Mark your calendars for our our February 2nd Wed social at the swanky Theatre Square Marketplace! Mix and mingle with the coolest newbies in town. Event is free and “Old2Lou” people are welcome too! RSVP today!
Saturday (3/7) Wes Fest - Super early notice, but tickets go on sale this Friday (2/6) and we don’t want you to miss out. Last year this event sold out and the New2Lou crew won the group prize for our rockin Life Aquatic costumes, so you know we’ll be bringing it!
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