For the weekend of November 6-8
Start: 11/06/2009 - 5:00 pm
End: 11/06/2009 - 9:00 pm
Location: Frazier International History Museum
Address: 829 W. Main Street
Join us for
a very unique First Friday Trolley Hop on Friday, November 6 during the
El Dia De Los Muertos (“Day of the Dead”) Festival. See our Tito Puente
altar, and dance to Latin sounds inspired by Puente. Museum admission
is free, a cash bar is provided and light snacks are served.
The Monarchs 50th Anniversary Celebration FREE Concert!
Start: 11/06/2009 - 6:00 pm
End: 11/06/2009 - 9:00 pm
Location: Fourth Street Live!
Address: Fourth Street Live!
has spanned five decades and has earned them a spot in Louisville's
music history. Their songs appeal to both the young and the young at
heart. Come out and join us on Friday, November 6 as we celebrate 50
years with The Monarchs! They'll perform a FREE concert live on the
street from 6:30 PM to 9 PM. Bring the whole family for a great night
of music with The Monarchs!
The Monarchs will also be signing their new book on Friday night.
The book signing is sponsored by Borders Books, and will take place in
front of the Hard Rock Cafe.
2009 Art Auction
Start: 11/06/2009 - 6:15 pm
End: 11/06/2009 - 8:15 pm
Location: Louisville Visual Art Association
Address: 3005 River Road
Price: See website for tickets and pricing details
In partnership with the University of Louisville, LVAA will be hosting the 2009 Art Auction.
November 6, 2009. 6PM
100% of the proceeds benefit visual art education in the community
through the Children's Fine Art Classes program and the Mary Spencer
Nay Scholarship at U of L.
Chef Timothy Tucker will be catering the event.
Tim Laird (Chief Entertainment Officer) from Brown-Forman has
created a signature drink for the art auction and will on site to
demonstrate how the drink is made. Over 150 local and regional artists will be exhibited.
This year LVAA and U of L will also host the first online art
auction in Louisville! From October 18 - November 3, patrons may bid
online for artwork prior to the auction event on November 6.
North American International Livestock Exposition
Start: 11/07/2009 - 7:30 am
End: 11/20/2009 - 12:00 pm
Location: Kentucky Exposition Center
Address: 937 Phillips Lane
Phone: (502) 367-5000
Price: Adults - $6, Children (12 & under) - $3, Seniors - $3 & Season Pass - $25
event is the world’s largest all-breed, purebred livestock exposition
showcasing a variety of livestock in competition, sales, shows and
other special events. More than 23,000 entries are judged in 10 major
divisions and seven youth judging contests.
The event kicks off on Friday.
Almost Famous Author Faire
Start: 11/07/2009 - 10:00 am
End: 11/07/2009 - 5:00 pm
Location: Galt House Hotel
Address: 140 N 4th St
annual Almost Famous Authors' Faire will be held in the Archibald
Cochran Ballroom at the historic, riverfront Galt House Hotel in
Louisville Kentucky on November 7, 2009.
There will be up to 50 authors available to autograph their novel(s) for esteemed readers.
Admission is free.
Squallis Puppeteers Presents: "Meet the Brers"
Start: 11/07/2009 - 1:00 pm
End: 11/07/2009 - 3:00 pm
Location: School of Sharks Theater (Our Mother of Sorrows School Building)
Address: 770 Eastern Parkway
Price: $5 per person, $5 for each puppet made in the workshops
As a part of
the First Saturday Show Series, Squallis Puppeteers is offering puppet
shows and puppet making workshops for kids and their families. This
Saturday is "Meet the Brers", a collection of trickster tales.
A Christmas Story
Start: 11/08/2009 - 2:30 pm
End: 11/08/2009 - 4:00 pm
Location: Actors Theatre of Louisville
Address: 316 W Main Street
Christmas adventure like no other, a boy’s ardent campaign for a Red
Ryder BB gun against all odds (“You’ll shoot your eye out!”) unfolds
amid seasonal shenanigans involving a leg lamp, a bunny suit and a
tongue stuck to a frozen flagpole. Relive a family tradition or start
one anew by joining Ralphie and his family for this stage adaption of
the beloved film inspired by Jean Shepherd’s classic American story
about Christmas—and growing up—in the Midwest.
Speed Concert Series Presents Emanuel Ax
Start: 11/08/2009 - 3:00 pm
End: 11/08/2009 - 5:00 pm
Location: University of Louisville School of Music
Address: Comstock Hall
Price: $10 for museum members, $20 for non-members
As a soloist
Ax has demonstrated a particular affinity for the Romantics;
nonetheless, his repertoire is among the most diverse of any pianist on
the scene today and ranges from the music of Haydn, Mozart, and
Beethoven to important twentieth century figures like Tippett, Henze,
and Hindemith. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and
Sciences and holds honorary doctorates of music from Yale and Columbia
Universities. Concerts are held at the University of Louisville School
of Music, Comstock Hall. Admission is $10 for members, $20 for