Louisville.com's Weekender: Events for June 13-16, 2013

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Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame
The Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame host an annual banquet to induct seven of Kentucky’s premier athletes to the Hall of Fame and celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame. This semi-formal event includes a silent auction, dinner, and a program. The Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame honors athletes and sports figures who were born in or who player their respective sport in the State of Ky. Past inductees include Muhammad Ali, Pee Wee Reese, Pat Day, Denny Crum and many more. All proceeds from this event come to Kosair charities.

June 13, 5:00-9:00 PM
The Crowne Plaza Louisville
830 Phillips Ln
http://kosair.org/event/kentucky-athletic-hall-of-fame/
(502) 637-7698
$75 per ticket or $600 per table of 8


Birds of Chicago with Alan Semerdjian
BIRDS OF CHICAGO, is a collective based around JT Nero and Allison Russell. Whether touring as a duo or with the full family band, Nero and Russell have emerged as two of the most compelling new voices in North American Roots music.

June 13, 8:30-10:30 PM
Uncle Slayton's
1017 E. Broadway
http://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/253993?utm_medium=bks&wrKey=414E...
502.657.9555
$10

Kentuckiana Pride Festival and Parade
Each year on the Belvedere, the Kentuckiana Pride Festival becomes a place to celebrate diversity and raise funds for other community organizations working to meet the needs of LGBT individuals. Festivities kick off Friday night at with a parade at 7 PM. The parade is followed by Friday Night Fest, which offers a preview of the next day's event.

June 14-15
Belvedere
www.kypride.com
Friday: Free, Saturday: $5

Glow in the Park 5k Louisville
The best way to light up the night! The ultimate party fun run! But most importantly, it's the freakin' awesome foam-pits-fluorescent-colors-blacklights-glowing-warpaint-dance-moves night you'll never forget!

June 14, 9:30-11:00 PM
Iroquois Park
1080 Amphitheater Road
Louisville, Kentucky 40214
http://www.glowintheparkrun.com/locations/louisville.htm
313-304-0903
$40


Friday Movie Nights with the Louisville Zoo: Hotel Transylvania
Bring your friends and family out to the Zoo and enjoy a movie under the stars at the wildest theater in town. Grab blankets or lawn chairs and relax as you watch your favorite movies on our giant inflatable screen. Enjoy free entertainment before the show from the Zoo Crew as they play games fun for all ages.

June 14, After 5:00 PM
Louisville Zoo
1100 Trevilian Way
http://www.louisvillezoo.org/events/
Free for members; $5.00 after 5 p.m. for non-members

Belle of Louisville Buffet and Sightseeing Criuse
The historic Belle of Louisville will be cruising up river on Friday night for her weekly Friday night buffet dinner and sightseeing cruise. Enjoy a southern style buffet on the Belle’s air conditioned ballroom deck, or take to the upper level decks to take in great views of the Louisville skyline and waterfront park. A DJ will be on board playing music, and a cash bar and concession stand will be available. For more information or to make reservations call 502-574-2992 or visit our website at www.belleoflouisville.org.
 
June 14th, 6:30-9:00 PM
Belle of Louisville & Spirit of Jefferson
401 W. River Road
502-574-2992
www.belleoflouisville.org
$42/adult dinner or $21/adult sightseeing


Earth, Wind & Fire
Earth, Wind & Fire is one of the most musically accomplished, critically acclaimed, and commercially successful bands in popular music’s history. Their live shows are legendary, and guaranteed to bring audiences to their feet with high-energy hits like “Shining Star,” “Getaway,” and “Boogie Wonderland.”

June 14, 8:00-10:00 PM
The Kentucky Center, Whitney Hall
501 W. Main Street
www.kentuckycenter.org
502.584.7777
Tickets start at $46.00
 

Lanier Civil War Days
Experience the life and culture of Civil War-era Madison, Ind. Watch re-enactors recreate Civil War battles, visit with Abraham Lincoln and Robert Experience the life and culture of Civil War-era Madison, Ind., during Lanier Civil War Days at the Lanier Mansion State Historic Site.

June 15-16
Lanier Mansion State Historic Site
601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250
http://www.indianamuseum.org/lanier
812.273.4531
Adult: $3, Children: $1


Bourbon by the Bridge
Bourbon by the Bridge is a premiere event held at the Big Four Bridge. Attendees will be treated to bourbon tasting from Heaven Hill Distilleries, Brown-Forman, Marker’s Mark, Four Roses, and Jefferson’s (Castle Brands), in addition to hors d'oeuvres, dessert, and jazz music—all in support of a great cause. All proceeds benefit Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of the River Region.

June 15, 5:00-8:00 PM
Base of the Big Four Bridge
River Road
http://www.BourbonbytheBridge.com
502-595-4911
Varies


Woodland Hills 4th Annual Picnic-in-the-Park
City of Woodland Hills 4th Annual Picnic-in-the-Park. Food, live music by “Butch Kaufman & Friendz”, Static displays by Middletown Fire, Metro Police, National Guard and the restored “Air 60″ Police helicopter. Games and more. Fun for the whole family in beautiful Hardy Brinly Park. No alcoholic beverages. Rain date June 29.

June 15, 6:30-9:30 PM
Hardy Brinly Park City of Woodland Hills
12200 Ridge Crest Dr
www.woodlandhillsky.com
502-245-9756
 


Ford's Father's Day
Celebrate Father's Day at the Louisville Zoo with free general admission for fathers courtesy of Ford Motor Company!

June 16, 12:00-11:55 PM
Louisville Zoo
1100 Trevilian Way
http://www.louisvillezoo.org/events/JuneatZoo.htm
Free


One Direction at the KFC Yum! Center
One Direction has shot into the realm of superstardom in the past year with severl #1 hits on the pop-charts and a fan base of millions and counting with hits like "What Makes You Beautiful," "One Thing," "The Little Things" and many more!

June 16, 7:30-11:55 PM
KFC Yum! Center
Central Business District
http://www.kfcyumcenter.com/
(502) 690-9000
Starting at $29


Freedy Johnston and Winterpills
 Chamber-pop, Folk, Indie Veteran songwriter FREEDY JOHNSTON’s songs are often praised for their literary quality – and deservedly so – but they also hit you on a gut level. As a young man, Johnston was drawn to both the raw energy of punk and the austere beauty of Paul McCartney’s vocal melodies.


June 16, 8:30-10:30 PM
Uncle Slayton's
1017 E. Broadway
http://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/245779?utm_medium=bks
502.657.9555
$10

  
 

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