1. Go See Brown-Forman's Nutcracker
December 20 at 7:30 p.m.
December 21 at 1:30 and 7:30 p.m.
2. Black Madonna and the OkDeejays at Zanzabar
Zanzabar knows how to put on a weekend dance party, and Friday nights with the OkDeejays never disappoint. Black Madonna is “known for fluent and dynamic all-vinyl appearances, which span from disco to techno.” (source
) So take advantage of the warmer weather predicted for this weekend, get our your best hipster-wear and most ironic glasses, and get ready to dance.
December 20, 10-4 a.m.
2100 South Preston Street
Louisville, Kentucky 40217
$5 advance. $7 day of
3. Garage Bar's Ugly Sweater Christmas Brunch
Join the Garage Bar for their play on the traditional holiday brunch. There will be a photo both, complimentary tacky mugs, and a prize for the ugliest Christmas sweater. Regular brunch menu will be served. All the cocktails from the restaurant’s 12 Days of Christmas promotion will be offered.December 22, 11:00-4:00 PM
The Garage Bar
700 E. Market Street
Louisville, Kentucky 40202
4. Participate in the Eggnog 5k
This 5k is a relaxed Christmas race to benefit the homeless, in which participants are encouraged to wear Christmas attire and ugly sweaters. There will be a prize awarded for the best outfit, and there is an option to drink a 4oz glass of eggnog at each mile stop. There will be church choirs every mile, dinner, live music and an optional worship service. You can register here.
December 22, 3:30pm
The Belle of Louisville
$10, but a further donation is encouraged
5. Go Christmas shopping at some of these local places
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