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Fall Arts Festival at Josephine Sculpture Park

Create your own art at the Fall Arts Festival, featuring printmaking, community sculpture, pottery wheel, fabric dyeing, scavenger hunts, Yoga walking tours, Paint Rockets and more. Make and take a cast aluminum relief sculpture at the hot metal pour, blow a glass ornament, forge a decorative steel hook on the anvil. Explore walking paths and over 40 sculptures or enjoy a hot air balloon ride above it all!
KECU music stage presents live local musicians all day including Jeri Katherine Howell & Nat Colten, Karin Pulliam, Lions of Mercury, The Louisville Steel Leopard Percussionists, HamidouKoivogui (Guinea) with special guests Gregory Acker & Jeff Ellis, and V & the dirty pretty (MN). Food vendors include Staxx BBQ, La Fiesta Grande, Squeeze (smoothies), Genius in a Box, Redhead cupcakes & JSP popcorn and ice cream!

Sunday, Sep. 14th, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Fall Arts Festival
Josephine Sculpture Park
3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601

Event Parking $5

                   Outdoor Antiques and Uniques Market                     at Farmington Historical Home

Come to this fabulous outdoor antiques and uniques show at Farmington Historic Home! Over 75 vendors from three states will be onsite selling their vintage, antique, collectible and re-purposed goods. There will be food trucks, local BBQ, Maryland crab cakes, a farmers market, an alpaca show, fiber goods, flowers, house tours, and much more, included mums, pumpkins and gourds for sale!
Come celebrate the beginning of the autumn season with us!
Sunday, September 14, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
The Farmington Historic Plantation
3033 Bardstown Road
Louisville, KY 40205

Optimist Club of Louisville’s Open House
The Optimist Club of Louisville is hosting its annual Open! Join us for this special event to learn about the Optimist Club, and how you can make an impact for kids in our community. We want you to be an Optimist too!
September 11, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
University Club of Louisville
200 East Brandeis
Louisville, Kentucky 40208
Free - Drinks and Snacks Provided
Thursday Co-ed Softball at Elks Lodge
This league meets once a week for 8 weeks with a tournament on Week 8! Beer and food sold at games, team shirt provided, and post-game happy hour specials for all participants are available at the Tin Roof!
July 24, 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Elks Lodge
Louisville, Kentucky 40242
Individual - $59.00 Team - $648.00
InstaFam Hunt at the Louisville Zoo
InstaFam Hunt is BACK! 100% of the ticket sales will go to benefit Big Brothers & Big Sisters of Kentuckiana. Tickets include a fun interactive Instagram Scavenger hunt, a knapsack and water bottle for each family, prizes and admission to the Louisville Zoo during our event and for the outdoor movie starting at dusk.
September 12, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Louisville Zoo
1100 Trevilian Way
Louisville, KY $0213
$7 per person

Drive-By Truckers at Iroquois Amphitheater
Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets available at Ticketfly, $27 in advance and $30 day-of show.
September 12, 8 – 10 p.m.
Iroquois Amphitheater
1080 Amphitheater Road
Louisville, KY 40214
$27.00, $30.00, ticket presale password ATHENS

4th Street Live! Summer Send-Off Concert: Eli Young Band
Fourth Street Live! and 97.5 WAMZ presents Eli Young Band, in concert on the Live! stage at 8:00 p.m. Eli Young Band is an American country music band that has charted eight times on the Billboard country charts, with three of their singles reaching number 1: "Crazy Girl","Even If It Breaks Your Heart" and "Drunk Last Night". Attendees must be 21 and up after 7 p.m.
September 12, 8 – 10 p.m.
4th Street Live
400 South Fourth Street
Louisville, Kentucky 40207
no number given
$5 presale, $10 day of show

Fred Bogert Trio with Robin Shaw at Decca
Join Decca for a night of good food and great music as they host the Fred Bogert Trio with Robin Shaw for your listening pleasure.
September 12, 9 – 11 p.m.
812 E Market St
Louisville, KY 40206
Free admission
Louisville Dragon Boat Festival at Louisville Waterfront Park
For the first time ever, dragon boats will paddle on the Ohio River! This race introduces Louisville to a historical practice within the Asian culture, yet, it marks the beginnings to a long-lasting tradition within the city. Crane House with have an info booth open throughout the day, and hands-on activities will include origami, Chinese opera masks, fabric design, and much more!
September 13, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Louisville Waterfront Park
129 E River Rd,
Louisiville, Ky 40202
McQuixote Books & Coffee Grand Opening
Get a cup of coffee and buy a book at McQuixote's Books & Coffee's Grand Opening this Saturday! There will be music and poetry performed by John Sheckler, Jake & Jake, Eli Keel, Jalonda JD Green, Christina Howard, and Dan Hardin.
September 13, 11 – 5 p.m.
The Time Faulkner Gallery
1512 Portland Avenue Suite 1
Louisville, Kentucky 40203
(502) 530-9658
Germantown Shotgun Fest at Nachbar
The 8th Annual Germantown Shotgun Festival is a day of local live music, food trucks, vendors and artists. This year’s fest will also feature a square dance, live music from bands including King Kong, and we’ll end the night with a dance party! Join us as we celebrate the spirit of our neighborhood and shotgun houses. The event is family friendly, so come on down.
September 13, 2 – 9:30 p.m.
969 Charles Street
Louisville, KY 40204
A Night at the Cabaret: Bourbon, BBQ & Beer
This year the evening, "A Night at the Cabaret," features jazz by local musicians including Jamey Aebersold. This is your invitation to join the celebration that will include artists’ performances, food, and fun. The Arts Council of Southern Indiana is a non-profit organization that relies on the support of local residents to bring the arts to children and adults throughout our Southern Indiana community while supporting and offering opportunities to local artists.
September 13, 5 – 10 p.m.
Arts Council of Southern Indiana
820 E Market St
New Albany, Indiana 47150
10th Annual Susan G. Komen Louisville Pink Tie Ball
This year’s golf-themed event was inspired by the PGA; “Fairways for Cures”. Presented by the JB Holmes Foundation in honor of Jane Tucker, this elegant black-tie affair (PINK tie encouraged) features a reception, silent and live auctions, cocktails, dinner, a survivor celebration and dancing. The Pink Lounge, a “dance-only ticket” remains popular with the younger crowd. The Pink Tie Ball remains one of Louisville’s premier events and one of the hottest tickets around!
September 13, 6 p.m. – 1 a.m.
Louisville Marriott East
1903 Embassy Square Blvd.
Louisville, Kentucky 40299
$150 for Breast Cancer Survivors or $225 per person, $75 for the Pink Lounge After Party
Arts & Crafts Festival at the Shops of Forest Springs
A variety of local artists, live music and inflatable fun for kids!
September 14, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Shops of Forest Springs
12450 LaGrange Road
Louisville, KY 40245

SoBro ArtWalks Crosswalk Painting and Street Festival
This FREE event will feature: -crosswalk painting-live music -face painting-food trucks -bike raffle (one for a child, and one for an adult!) -outdoor yoga classes (at 3pm, 4pm, and 5pm - bring your own mat!!) -history tours -garden -tree-a pop-up bike -a pop-up health clinic-a pop-up nutritionist -a pop-up coffee-arts and crafts for kids and adults -a giant checkers game -a photobooth -chalk art -environmental education booths for kids and adults -and much more!
September 14, 2 – 7 p.m.
4th Street, between Broadway and Kentucky
900 S Fourth St
Louisville, KY 40203


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