About Old Louisville
Old Louisville, Kentucky, a.k.a. "America's Victorian Treasure", is home to the one of largest historic preservation districts in the United States. The neighborhood also boasts the largest collection of Victorian homes in the country. Old Louisville, Kentucky has become a popular tourist destination among history buffs and lovers of bed and breakfast travels. Located within walking distance of the famous Kentucky Downs, home of the Kentucky Derby, Old Louisville is also a popular spot among horse racing fans. Old Louisville, Kentucky is a neighborhood built on the traditions of the South, and southern hospitality is always on the menu. Eating establishments in the neighborhood include cafes serving traditional Kentucky foods and diner fare, delis, pizza, and burger joints, as well as a few ethnic restaurants and finer dining options. The nightlife in Old Louisville Kentucky centers on restaurants and taverns that provide food, drink, and live music, dancing and dinner theater. Entertainment and culture is not limited to the evening hours in Old Louisville, Kentucky. Walking tours, including tours of some of the areas most famous mansions, are popular among tourist visiting the area. Many of the beautifully restored Victorian homes have been converted into bed and breakfast inns, one of the favorite accommodations among tourists visiting Old Louisville. Some of the historic homes have become museums. Every year, Old Louisville, Kentucky hosts the St. James Court Art Show featuring over 750 artists and craftsmen. With over 300,000 visitors per year, it is one of the country's largest art shows.
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Events in Old Louisville
FATHER’S DAY BASH
at 841 S 6th St Find Tickets
Join us Sunday June 16th, 2019 for our FATHER’S DAY BASH! WHERE: ELKS LOUNGE 841 S. 6TH STREET LOUISVILLE KY 40203 TIME: DOORS OPEN AT 8 PM Come celebrate Father’s Day with The Elks Lounge. A party for the grown folks! FATHER’S DAY BASH Be sure to mark you calendar!
Project Management Professional (PMP) 4-days Classroom in Louisville
at 312 S. Fourth Street Find Tickets
Certification Planner Project Management Professional (PMP) Bootcamp is a perfect booster for your project management career. It is time for your resume to demonstrate your skills and knowledge of process groups and knowledge areas as defined in PMBOK 6th edition by PMI
Neighborhood Bike-In Shelby Park
at Shelby Park Find Tickets
FREE Community event! Hosted by Olmsted Parks Conservancy and produced by Ben Sollee & Hal Riedling, this year’s Neighbrohood Bike-In series includes five dates in five Olmsted neighborhood parks: June 15 Shelby Park July 20
High Praise Impact Fitness Class
This fun and energetic class will be taught by Minister Kristen Findley!!! Men and women age 18+ are welcome.
The Thoroughbreds open for KY Shakespeare
at Central Park Find Tickets
Join us for a free performance! Come hear the Thoroughbreds as we open for Shakespeare in the Park and preview songs from our upcoming Annual Show! Learn more about the Thoroughbreds here: www. thethoroughbreds.org
No Pride in Genocide - Louisville
at First Unitarian Church, Social Hall Find Tickets
Join a speaking event and discussion on the role and responsibility of white LGBTQIA people to join in solidarity with the African community's struggle for Black Power and self-determination.Kalambayi Andenet, the President of the International People's Democratic Uhuru
Come out and join Sister to Sister on Friday, June 21st as we celebrate our 8th year anniversary with "Identity Unleashed"
"Show Some Love" Event Day
at 911 S Brook St Find Tickets
Spending a day showing love to the homeless population, seniors, youth, children, and those who are less fortunate.
Cookie & Canvas
at Adrienne & Company BakeryC afe Find Tickets
Join us June 22th “Cookies & Canvas” Children will get to decorate a cookie and paint a special picture. $20 per child/ren (2) will receive an 8 1/2' x 11" canvas, and round shaped cookie. Families with more than 2 children will receive a larger canvas;
NEA Our Town Open Meeting
at Main Library, Centennial Room Find Tickets
NEA Our Town Open Meeting Hosted by Louisville Metro Government and Fund for the Arts What is Our Town? Our Town is the National Endowment for the Arts’ creative placemaking grants program. Through project-based funding, Our Town grants support projects that integrate a
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