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Martinis and Mistletoe at the Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft
This holiday favorite is a festive evening of holiday shopping and special recipe martinis provided by Little Black Dress Vodka. Valet parking is available for guests as they walk the red carpet before heading to trunk shows featuring Cellar Door Chocolates; jewelry artists Amy Lemaire, Lauren Blackwell, and Dawn Middleton; and silk scarves by textile artist Suzanne Spencer. Additionally, the Museum Shop will be trimmed in the style of the holiday season and filled with one-of-a-kind items created by over 300 Kentucky artisans. Live music will be performed on the exhibited Wendell Castle Caligari piano.
Dec. 6, 5-8 p.m.
Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft
715 W. Main St.
Maryhurst Girls Night Out Event at Clodhoppers
Shop for your holiday party dress and find out more about Maryhurst! Invite your friends and family to join you for VIP discounted shopping and enjoy hors d'oeuvre's and wine. 10 percent of the sales will go to Maryhurst. For nearly 170 years, Maryhurst has cared for abused and neglected children, making it the state’s oldest child welfare agency. Please RSVP to [email protected] or 502-271-4526.
Dec. 6, 6-9 p.m.
3725 Lexington Road
The Hog and The Barrel Dinner 2012 at Proof on Main
Join Proof on Main for a five-course feast that celebrates the whole hog and the treasured bourbons from Old Rip Van Winkle Distillery. Guest Chef Linton Hopkins of Restaurant Eugene in Atlanta will join Proof’s own Levon Wallace in the kitchen. The chefs will collaborate on a menu that is designed to use the whole hog from nose to tail. Each course will be paired with a Van Winkle Bourbon.
Dec. 6, 6:30-11:30 p.m.
Proof on Main
700 W. Main St.
Benefit Night for New Roots, Inc at FIX
17th Annual Olde Tyme Christmas Celebration on Frankfort Avenue
The celebration will include the Holiday Dog Walk at 10:00am at the Library, free trolley rides from 12-5 p.m, $0.50 horse and carriage rides from 1-4 p.m. retail sales, live music, holiday refreshments and an appearance by Santa Claus himself. For a full schedule, visit frankfortave.com.
Dec. 8, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Various business along Frankfort Avenue
'Bourbon Lounge' Live TV Taping at St. Charles Exchange
This 30-minute show has a wide range of guests and industry insiders. Taste the drink specialty of the week or be part of the studio audience Q&A session. Come out to the live TV taping of "The Bourbon Lounge"! This weekly recorded live show airs on WMYO/MY-TV and WDRB/FOX-41. Seating is limited. Arrive early to guarantee a good spot. The bar will be open for business to the public, however no food will be served. Look nice for television. The nicer you look the better your chance to be seen in the show. E-mail [email protected] for more information.
Dec. 8, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
St. Charles Exchange
113 S. 7th St.
2nd Annual Ramble for the Roses Trivia Night at Holy Cross High School
Compete for cash, win door prizes, and play the Heads-or-Tails game while having a fun night out with family and friends. There will be 10 rounds of trivia played under closely watched time parameters to keep from going too late. A video board will display questions and real-time scoring. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. and trivia starts at 7:00 p.m. Teams may have a maximum of eight players. Cost is $15 per player. Mulligans and Split-the-Pot raffles will also be sold. No coolers/no BYOB, please. Beer, soda and other concessions will be sold, or bring your own snack food. Proceeds for the Ramble Trivia Night will benefit the Holy Rosary Scholarship Program at Holy Cross and DeSales High Schools.
Dec. 8, 6 p.m.
Holy Cross High School
5144 Dixie Highway
Shively, KY 40216
$15 per player
WhoDunnit Murder Mystery Theater's 'A Well-Timed Christmas Murder'