What’s on the radar? Magic, Movies and Michael Franti! We’ve handpicked the best events in Lou, just for you who are New2Lou. Looking for more great events around town? Check out our online event calendar and give us a follow on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Never again will you find yourself out of the social loop.
Wednesday (7/20) Romeo and Juliet - Want to really impress your date? Take them to the most romantic stories of all time at Kentucky Shakespeare’s Annual Shakespeare in the Park! Enjoy Shakespeare in beautiful Old Louisville’s Central Park. Food and drinks available for purchase. Pre-show at 7:15 pm, performance starts at 8 pm. Free and open to the public. Show runs through the end of July.
Thursday (7/21) Rye Back Porch Sessions - Rye Back Porch Sessions continues this Thursday on you guessed it, the back porch at Rye on Market. Grab a friend, a drink, and enjoy live music in NuLu. This month’s featured artists are Brenda, Discount Guns, and Kaleidico. FREE to attend, but RSVP required. Music starts at 7 pm.
Friday (7/22) Louisville Bats - Take me out to the ball game and root, root, root for the home team! A perfect way to wrap up the week! Grab a friend and watch the bats square off against their rivals, the Lehigh Valley Ironpigs, at Louisville Slugger Field! Game starts at 6:35 pm and tickets start at $12.
Saturday (7/23) Michael Franti & Spearhead, Marc Scibilia - You certainly don’t want to miss this show at one of our fav outdoor venues! Michael Franti & Spearhead and Marc Scibilia are performing at Iroquois Amphitheater this Saturday evening! Tickets are still available and $27.50 in advance, $30 at the door (if still available). Doors open at 6:30 pm, show starts at 8 pm.
Sunday (7/24) Flyover Film Festival - The Flyover Film Festival kicks off this Sunday with The Seer: A Portrait of Wendell Berry at the Kentucky Center. Tickets start at $12 and show starts at 5:30 pm followed by a Q&A with Director Laura Dunn, Mary Berry, and Nick Offerman. Tickets include a drink ticket for after-party at 21C Museum Hotel. The Festival continues through Friday (7/29). All access festival passes are $45.
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Monday (7/25) Summer Movie Night - It’s Monday night, so you know what that means….summer movie night at Iroquois Amphitheater! Featured movie this week is Star Wars - The Force Awakens, 2015 epic space film, the seventh installment of the Star Wars film series! Doors open at 7 pm, movie starts at 8 pm. FREE and open to the public. Seating first come, first serve.
Friday (8/5) The Naked Magic Show - Well this should be interesting … From the creator of the biggest magic show on the planet comes the worlds naughtiest magic show “The Naked Magic Show”. This boisterous R-rated magic show, strips away the top hats and capes, promising full frontal illusions. Show starts at 8 PM at Mercury Ballroom. Tickets start at $25. Enter to win a pair at new2lou.do502.com.
Wednesday (8/10) Anything Goes! Just Go To Kentucky Opera - We’re partnering up with the KY Opera YPOP, and Dress Code 502 for our August 2nd Wed Social to host a killer fashion show! Plus we’ll be partying it up with other young professionals in the area so you can mix and mingle with even more cool new folks! Tickets are only $15 and includes entertainment, complimentary light bites from Wilshire Pantry, cash bar, prizes, early access to Madame Butterfly tickets and more! Pick up your tickets today!
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