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Waterfront Independence Festival




WHAT’S HAPPENING NEXT ❧ The Forecastle Festival

July 12 - 14 800 - 900 block of E Washington St ❧ The Louisville Blues-n-Barbecue Festival July 19 - 21 Louisville Water Tower ❧ Waterfront Wednesday Concert July 31 Big Four Lawn ❧ St. Joseph Orphans Picnic August 10 St. Joseph Orphanage

The free two-day festival on the Great Lawn at Waterfront Park, offers concerts, fireworks, food, vendors, and a free kids’ play area. There will be fireworks over the Ohio River on both nights after the musical acts.


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What's Happening In Greater Louisville June 26 - July 9

26 WEDNESDAY WFPK Waterfront Wednesday Concert

Big Four Lawn, 129 E River Rd, 502-814-6500 A concert series featuring national and local artists. A cash bar and food is available. This is a free event. Starts at 5 pm. This month features The Kopecky Family Band, Happy Chichester, and Appalatin.

Walking Wednesdays

Crescent Hill Gatehouse and Reservoir, Reservoir Avenue, 502-569-3600 Enjoy a walk around one of Louisville’s most popular walking spots. Take a tour or view historic photos and films of the reservoir and the old swimming pool on display. 11 am - 1 pm and 6 pm - 8 pm. Free.

Hunger Games Party

Jeffersontown Library Branch, 10635 Watterson Trail, 502-267-5713 Celebrate the popular book series with Hunger Games Jeopardy and food inspired by the book. 6 pm. Free. Ages 12 - 19.

27 THURSDAY NASCAR Camping World Truck Series

Kentucky Speedway, Speedway Drive, 859-578-2300 Opens the speedway’s 14th season and a NASCAR



tripleheader race weekend when the trucks take to the track for the UNOH 225. Starts at 8 pm. Admission $30 - $401

Town Mount

Uncle Slayton’s, 1017 E Broadway, 502-657-9555 A bluegrass, acoustic, and country band. Starts at 8:30 pm. Must be 21 or older. Admission $8.

Andy D and Yip Deceiver

Zanzabar, 2100 S Preston St, 502-635-9227 Must be 21 or older. Starts at 9 pm. Tickets $6 - $8.


Indie Week Local Fair at Gardiner Lane Gardiner Lane Shopping Center, 3046 Bardstown Road

Local businesses sponsor this celebration. 18 booths with food, drinks, music, adoptable animals, and goods. 5 pm- 9 pm. Free.

The Dirty Grindstones

Uncle Slayton’s, 1017 E Broadway, 502-657-9555 A rock, blues and funk band. Starts at 9 pm. Must be 21 or older. Admission is $8.

F.A.T. Friday Trolley Hop

Frankfort, Story and Mellwood Ave, 502-262-8580 Visit shops, restaurants and galleries along the

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Frankfort, Mellwood, and Story Avenue corridor. Businesses host live music, refreshments and special sales. Parking is free. 6 - 10:30 pm.

Quattra 4 Jewelry Show

Kentucky Pro Football Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Four women metal smiths create one-of-a-kind jewelry. A portion of proceeds go to the Shamrock Pet Foundation, a no kill foundation for abused animals. Free. 10 am - 4 pm.

Louisville Palace, 625 S Fourth St, 502-583-4555 Join a night to honor those involved in the National Football League that brings significant recognition to the state of Kentucky. 7- 10 pm. Prices start at $25.


Louisville Boat Club, 4200 River Road, 812-948-8734

Bourbon Lounge: Season 3 The Seelbach Hilton Hotel, 500 Fourth St, 888-865-5097 ext. 108 Hear legends in the Bourbon industry, sip cocktails at the “Old Seelbach Bar,” and learn about the industry of bourbon. You can also choose to be interviewed on camera about the event. Seating is limited. Doors open at 11:30 am. No cost to attend the event. Must be 21 or older to attend.

Downs After Dark


Churchill Downs, 700 Central Ave, 502-636-4400

Mellow Mushroom, 3920 Shelbyville Rd, 502-645-2745 Dine at eight different restaurants all within walking distance. Your ticket includes food and offered drink specials at each location. The proceeds are given to one of 5 charities of your choice. The featured restaurants are Art Eatables, Paleta Pop Culture, Mellow Mushroom (starting location), Coals Pizza, Bluegrass BBQ, The Fishery St. Matthews and Superchef at The Seafood Connection. 2 - 10 pm.

Flamenco Louisville Enjoy horse races at night. Gates open at 4 pm. First race starts at 6 pm. $10 cover charge. $20 for a reserved box seat.

Derby City Comic Con Comic Book & Collectibles Convention Kentucky International Convention Center, 221 S Fourth St, 502-595-4381 This annual convention features more than 100 booths of comics, toys and merchandise along with seminars and special guest appearances. Convention is located in Exhibit Hall 1AB and Rooms L4 - L5. $10 per person. Children 12 & under are free.

2013 Guitar Foundation of American Convention & Competition, June 29-30 Brown Theatre, 315 W Broadway, 1-800-775-7777 Saturday starts at 8 pm with a concert, Berta Rojas, an international legend of classical guitar, with Paquito D’Rivera, a Latin jazz great. Sunday starts at 4 pm. The Cavantina Duo will present a performance of extraordinary artistry. The international concert artist competition finals and GFA Hall of Fame Awards ceremony starts at 6:30 pm. $30 for adults $15 for students.

Uncle Slayton’s, 1017 E Broadway, 502-657-9555 Enjoy flamenco dancing, house-made sangria, and light tapas. 8:30 pm. Must be 21 or older. Admission $10.

30 SUNDAY Summer Antiques Market Historic Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Ln, 502-897-9845 100 professional antique dealers will be on the lawn of Locust Grove with American formal and country antiques, sterling, porcelain, books, art, textiles, and more. Proceeds support the continued operation and preservation of Historic Locust Grove. Admission $6 adults, $3 children. Concessions are available. 10 am - 4:30 pm.

2013 Waterfront Heritage Walks! Belle of Louisville, 401 W River Rd, 502-574-3768 Rick Bell, a local historian, leads a walk to explore the history of Louisville’s riverfront during the Steamboat Era and American revolution before the | Your Guide to Louisville Since 1951 | June 26 - July 9, 2013




What's Happening in Greater Louisville development of today’s acclaimed Waterfront Park. Free parking is available in the park and on the north side of River Road. This walk will be approximately 2 miles. Admission is free. 2 - 3:30 pm.

Yappy Hour Garage Bar, 700 E Market St, 502-749-7100 Bring your dog for some dog and dog owner mingling. Snacks will be provided for the dogs, and an outdoor bar set-up for the humans. 2 - 5 pm. Free. Drinks and food available for purchase.

GeeVa Heritage Festival

Ursuline Arts Center, 3114 Lexington Rd, 502-298-7938 Experience a day filled with Indian classic dance and music. Meet renowned artists from all over the world. Free. 4 – 7 pm.

Food Truck Sunday on Frankfort Avenue St. Joseph's Children Home, 2823 Frankfort Ave, 502-262-8580

Includes food trucks and a mini Farmer’s Market on the lawn of St. Joe’s Children’s Home. Sidewalk sales from retailers and neighborhood residents will be on site. Admission is free. 11 am - 4 pm.

1 MONDAY The Muppets Take Manhattan

Iroquois Amphitheater, 1080 Amphitheater Rd, 502-368-5865

HIV/Aids 5K Bike-Run-Walk

Waterfront Park, 129 E River Rd, 502-574-3768 This even is put on by Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship International. Bike rentals are provided. $22.09. Register online . Starts at 8 am.

One Girl at a Time Since 1912 Opening Day

Jeffersontown Historical Museum, 10635 Watterson Trail, 502-261-8290 An exhibit from the Girl Scouts of Kentuckiana Historical Collection features displays of vintage uniforms, historic photographs, Girl Scout memorabilia, camping items, and Jeffersontown Girl Scout activities. 10 am – 5 pm.

2 TUESDAY Humans vs. Zombies

Sam Peden Community Park, 3037 Grant Line Rd, New Albany, IN, 812-948-5360 In this game of tag you start off as a human and use Nerf Dart Guns or padded swords to protect you from zombies. Once you are tagged, you become a zombie. Starts at 5 pm. Free event.

Fanfare for the 4th Louisville Chorus

Beargrass Christian Church, 4100 Shelbyville Rd, 502-968-6300 Enjoy the 9th annual multimedia choral cinema presentation of patriotic songs and visuals. Starts at 7:30 pm. General admission is $18, $15 senior adult, or $6 for students.

David Byrne & St. Vincent Whitney Hall at the Kentucky Center, 501 W Main St, 502-584-7777 These two artists perform songs from their album, Love This Giant. Tickets start at $35. Starts at 7:30 pm.

3 WEDNESDAY Fifth Third Bank Waterfront Independence Festival, through July 4 Miss Piggy, Kermit the Frog, Fozzie Bear, Gonzo, and the whole muppet crew go on an adventure to New York City in this rated G movie. Show starts at 8:30 . Admission is free.



Waterfront Park, 231 Witherspoon, 502-574-3768 Two days of free concerts, fireworks over the Ohio River, and family entertainment on the Great Lawn. Admission is free. 5 - 10 pm.

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Concert Calendar

David Byrne & St. Vincent, July 2 June ♦Greg Allman, June 26, Iroquois Amphitheater, 7:30 pm. ♦Corey Smith, June 28, Iroquois Amphitheater, 8:30 pm. ♦Nappy Roots, June 29, The New Vintage Showcase, 7 pm.

July ♦David Byrne & St. Vincent, July 2, Kentucky Center, 7:30 pm. ♦The Eagles, July 6, KFC Yum! Center, 8 pm.

♦The Forecastle Festival, July 12 14, Waterfront Park, 4:45 pm. ♦The String Cheese Incident, July 13, Louisville Palace, 11:59 pm. ♦Steve Miller Band, July 16, Louisville Palace, 7:30 pm. ♦Phosphorescent, July 18, Headliners, 9 pm. ♦Dwight Yoakam, July 19, Horseshoe, 8 pm. ♦Heart, July 26, Horseshoe, 8 pm. ♦Steely Dan, July 28, Louisville Palace, 8 pm.


♦Alex Clare, August 1 Louisville Palace, 8 pm. ♦Alan Jackson, August 15, Freedom Hall, 8 pm. ♦Carly Rae Jepsen & The Wanted, August 16, Freedom Hall, 8 pm. ♦Toby Keith, August 17, Freedom Hall, 8 pm. ♦Bruno Mars, August 18, KFC Yum! Center, 7:30 pm. *See page 14 for more concerts.

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What's Happening in Greater Louisville Afternoon Lecture Series

Historic Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Ln, 502-897-9845 Locust Grove brings historian and author, Rick Bell, to share stories about the waterfront. Dessert and coffee are served at 1 pm with the lecture immediately following at 1:15 pm. Admission $5.

Bats Baseball Fireworks Night

401 E Main St, Louisville Slugger Field, 502-212-BATS

6 pm, Sun 11 - 5 pm. Admission is free.

5 FRIDAY First Friday Gallery Hop

Board along Main and Market St, 502-585-1234 Includes free TARC trolley rides along Main, Market, and Fourth Street Corridors allowing you to visit participating, galleries for artist openings, socializing, refreshments, painting, sculpture, photography, and glass art. Route map is found online at 5 - 10 pm. Free.

Brides Against Breast Cancer, through July 6 Sheraton Louisville Riverside Hotel, 700 W. Riverside Dr, 941-907-9350

Brides are invited to browse through hundreds of new and lovingly worn designer and couture wedding gowns. Gowns range from $99 - $3,900 in sizes 0-30. 10 am - 4 pm. Register online. Fireworks Nights by the Louisville Bats. Game starts at 6:45 versus the Indianapolis Indians. Show begins right after the game. Game admission $7 - $11.


Independence Day at Historic Locust Grove

4th Street Live!, 400 S Fourth St, 502-584-7170

This country band takes the stage at 7 pm. Must be 21 or older. This is a free event.

Chris Leigh & The Broken Hearts

Jim Porter’s Good Time Emporium, 2345 Lexington Rd, 502-452-9531

Historic Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Ln, 502-897-9845

An indie pop folk band performs. 7:00 pm. Admission $10.

Celebrate our nation’s Independence in the style of the early Republic. Bring a picnic lunch and enjoy the grounds of Locust Grove. Free to public all day. 10 am- 4:30 pm.

Westport Village Concert Series

Crescent Hill Old-Fashioned 4th of July and Art & Music Festival Peterson-Dumesnil House, 301 S Peterson St, 502-895-7975

This annual community event includes 100 artist booths, diverse music, a pet show, antique car show, silent auction, childrens area, lots of food, and Zambelli Fireworks. 10 am 10 pm. Free.

Kentucky Flea Market Fourth of July Spectacular 2013, through July 7

Kentucky Expo Center, 937 Phillips Ln, 502-456-2244 Over 700 booths of antiques, crafts, furniture, candles, bath and body products and much more. Thurs 12- 6 pm, Fri 10- 6 pm, Sat 10 –


Moonshine Millionaires with Rachel Timberlake Hot Country Nights Concert


Westport Village, 1315 Herr Ln, 502-581-8800 Features live outdoor music, shopping, premier dining, and family fun. Kids, pets, and lawn chairs are welcomed on the main thoroughfare. 7 - 10 pm. Free.

Mr. Jimmy

Stevie Ray’s, 230 E Main St, 502-582-9945 Come out and enjoy some blues music. Starts at 9 pm. Cover $5.

6 SATURDAY 2013 Kentucky State 4-H Horse Show, through July 13

Kentucky Expo Center, 937 Phillips Ln, 502-456-2244 Enjoy this horse show in the Broadbent Arena

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and Covered Arena. The event begins at 8 am. Free admission.

Children in the Dell, through September 28 Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old Lagrange Road, 502-241-4788

Every Saturday, creative educators will engage children in everything from planting and growing vegetables to nature-inspired scavenger hunts. Intended for children from 5 - 12 years old. 10:30 amnoon. Free with the admission of one adult.

Trapt Phoenix Hill Tavern, 644 Baxter Ave, 502-589-4957

2013 Cherokee Triangle Summer Concert Willow Park, 1402 Willow Ave, 502-459-0256 Enjoy old school music including classic rock and soul & funk melodies. Bring canned goods and/ or hygiene products to help support the Highlands Community Ministries Dare to Care Programs. Free. 7 - 9 pm.

8 MONDAY Graphic Novel Discussion Group Main Library, 301 York St, 502-574-1611 Meet and discuss graphic novels at 7 pm. There will be a discussion on the Fantasy genre. Free.

Sneaky Hand- Mangler Fish Tour The Rudyard Kipling, 422 W Oak St, 502-636-1311 A funk infused post punk rock band takes the stage. Show starts at 8 pm. $7.

Les Miserables Central Park, 1340 S. Fourth St, 502-574-9900 This Monday Movie Night starts at 9 pm. Food, refreshments, and a Brown-Forman full bar is available. Admission is free.

This known rock group performs. Starts at 8 pm. Tickets $18, advanced $15.

Yo Gotti Live In Concert Euphoria, 650 S Fourth St, 903-345-4040 Rapper performs. Starts at 10 pm. First 200 general admission tickets $25, First 50 VIP admission tickets $50.


9 TUESDAY Waterfront Yoga Brown-Forman Amphitheater, River Rd, 502-541-2933 Enjoy the waterfront and the relaxation of yoga. Bring your yoga mat. Starts at 7 pm. $5 per person.

The Bard’s Comedy Open Mic Bard’s Town, 1801 Bardstown Rd, 502-749-5275 Every Tuesday at 8 pm, local comics can perform. Food and drink service is available. Free.

Appalatin Iroquois Amphitheater, 1080 Amphitheater Dr, 502-368-5865 This six- member band combines the sounds and styles of Latin music and American folk music. Starts at 6 pm.

Yoga with Art

Tibetan Monks from Labrang Tashi Kyil Monastery, through July 13 Carnegie Center for Art & History, 201 E Spring St, New Albany, IN, 812-944-7336 Seven Tibetan monks will be creating a World Peace sand mandala in the foyer of the Carnegie Center. Mandala opening ceremony starts at 11 am. Free.

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Fourth of July Celebrations

No matter how or when you want to celebrate Fourth of July, there’s a patriotic event on tap to suit.

acts. The free festival is sponsored by Fifth Third Bank. One of the great places to view the fireworks is from the deck of the Belle of Louisville or the Spirit of Jefferson. Both will have sightseeing cruises on the 3rd and 4th that return to the wharf in time for the fireworks. There’s also a fireworks display after the Louisville Bats’ play the Indianapolis Indians at Slugger Field on July 3.

Louisville’s biggest event is the Independence Festival on the Great Lawn at Waterfront Park. The two-day, free affair offers concerts, fireworks, food, vendors, and a free kids’ play area. Wednesday, July 3 is Country Night. Headliner Justin Moore is joined by The Farm and Ode 2 the Gnu. Kool & the Gang headline July 4, with opening acts JC Brooks & the Uptown Sound, and Brett Dennen. Jeffersonville, IN, hosts a Celebrating There will be fireworks over the Ohio Freedom Parade July 4 at 11 am. The River on both nights after the musical parade is on Spring Street from Riverside 10 WHiGL June 26 - July 9, 2013 | Your Guide to Louisville Since 1951 |


to 7th St, with an after-parade party at Warder Park. Later, the Independence Celebration centers on the Riverstage at Riverside Dr and Spring St. Activities, inflatables, kids’ games, and more take place during the day. On the 3rd, Tony and the Tanlines entertain and on the 4th you’ll hear the Endless Summer Band. Then stay put and watch the Louisville fireworks over the river.

antique car parade, children’s games, activities, and bouncies, and beer and brats for the adults.

For a more historical experience, pack a picnic lunch and head to Locust Grove, on Blankenbaker Lane. There is free admission to the historic home from 10 am – 4:30 pm. At the northeastern end of Jefferson County, the city of Prospect holds its annual Independence Day Community Celebration and Fireworks Display starting at 5 pm. The day’s agenda includes a children’s parade, community picnic, live entertainment, clowns, games, and culminates in the “Boomsday” fireworks display.

If you’d rather be running (or walking or shopping), then the annual Crescent Hill Fourth of July celebration is the place to be. The 5K Fun Run/Walk starts at 8 am at Barret Middle School on Grinstead Drive and ends at 10 am on South Peterson Dr. The festival itself stretches over two days – the 4th and the 5th –from 10 am to 10 pm. There are fireworks both nights, live music, over 100 artist booths, a food court, cake wheel,

If you want to start celebrating early, the Riverview Independence Festival kicks off at Riverview Park on Greenwood Rd, Saturday June 29. There’s entertainment all day, with favorites 31W and Ode 2 the Gnu in the evening. At 10:30, a professional fireworks display over the Ohio River caps the day. The event is presented by Brown-Forman and is free to the public. For more July 4 events see page 8 in the calendar section. | Your Guide to Louisville Since 1951 | June 26 - July 9, 2013




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ART EXHIBITS William Fischer: Passion, Pursuit, Persistence, through June 29 Allen R. Hite Art Institute, 107 Schneider Hall, 502-852-0288 This exhibit recognizes Fischer’s work as an artist. 40 pieces are on display.

The Art of Fire, through July 1 Wayside Expressions Gallery at Hotel Louisville, 120 W Broadway, 502-836-7661 Artwork by James Burton is displayed. Free.

Door to Door, through July 12 The Green Building Gallery, 732 E Market St, 502-561-1162 Artwork by Alice Stone Collins questioning accumulation, need, and identity in our society.. Mon - Thur 9 am - 5 pm, Fri 9 am - 9 pm, Sat 4 pm - 9 pm. Free.

Found Art, through July 14 Gallery 104, 104 E Main St, LaGrange, 502-222-3822 Juried multi-media show featuring found or recycled items. Tues - Fri 11 am - 5 pm, Sat 10 am - 4 pm. Free.

Hot, Hot, Hot, through July 27 Flame Run, 815 W Market St, 502-584-5353 A group show that celebrates all the fun, sun, and symbols of summertime at this contemporary art glass studio.

Artists in Our Midst, through July 27 Kaviar Forge & Gallery, 1718 Frankfort Ave, 502-561-0377 Artwork from local artists with the focus of Louisville scenery. Thurs - Fri 12 - 6 pm. Sat 12 - 4 pm. Free.

Quilt Art at the Carnegie, through July 30 Carnegie Center for Art & History, 201 E Spring St, New Albany, IN, 812-944-7336 Quilt Art at the Carnegie is an annual, juried exhibition exploring the world of contemporary art quilts. Tues - Sat 10 am - 5:30 pm. Free.

Ways to Stay Whole, June 29 - August 3 B. Deemer Gallery, 2650 Frankfort Ave, 502-896-6687 Christine Hagedorn’s work is on display. Mixed media. Free.



Face Value, The Portrait in Contemporary Art, through August 23 The 849 Building, 849 S Third St, 502-618-4600 The Kentucky School of Art presents works of 12 artists, some regional and others international. This marks the opening of the school’s new home.

THEATRE Dead Man’s Cell Phone by Sarah Ruhl presented by Theatre [502], June 28 Baron’s Theater, 131 W Main St, 502-509-1595 Playfully asking, “Where do we go when someone else dies,” this play tells the story of Gordon and Jean questioning our ability to truly connect. Admission is $15. Starts at 8 pm.

Central Christian Church, Performing Arts Ministry Presents: Carnival!, June 28 Central Christian Church, 1315 E Spring St, New Albany, IN, 812-944-1736 An orphaned girl is taken in as an apprentice to a traveling French circus and develops an astonishing ability to relate to the puppets designed and performed by an embittered, crippled man who loves her. Show starts at 7:30.

1001 Nights, June 28 – 29 Walden Theatre, 1123 Payne St, 502-589-0084 This show is adapted and updated from the classic 1001 Arabian Nights. Tickets $8. June 28 at 7:30 pm, June 29 at 2 pm and 7:30 pm.

You’re Only Young Twice, through June 30 Derby Dinner Playhouse, 525 Marriott Drive, 812-288-8281 Sue is trying to cope with living under the same roof as her motorcycle riding father and the gang from his Over 60’s Club, who are taking delight in recapturing their youth. This comedy is a thrill for any multigenerational family. Times vary, $40.

Twelfth Night, through July 14 Central Park, 1340 S. Fourth St, 502-574-9900 Every Tuesday come watch Shakespeare’s famous play, Twelfth Night. Preshow Entertainment starts at 7 pm and curtain is at 8:30 pm. Free.

Point Break Live!, through July 20 Alley Theater, 1205 E Washington St #120, 502-713-6178 A play based on the movie, Point Break, starring Keanu Reeves. An audience member will be chosen to be a part of the production including bank robberies,

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car chases, sky diving, gunfights, and surfing. Starts at 7:30 pm. Tickets $20.

The Wizard of Oz, July 2- August 18 Derby Dinner Playhouse, 525 Marriott Dr, Clarksville, IN, 812-288-8281

The Lorax, July 8

Iroquois Amphitheater, 1080 Amphitheater Rd, 502-368-5865 This animated adventure follows the journey of a boy to search for the one thing that will win the affection of the girl of his dreams. He must discover the story of the Lorax, a creature that fights to protect his world. Show starts at 8:30 pm. Free admission.

IMAX Theater

Kentucky Science Center, 727 W Main St, 502-561-6100 Born to be Wild, Flight of the Butterflies, Tornado Alley, and The Human Body. Call for showtimes. IMAX only $7.


Kentucky Center, 501 W Main St, 502-562-7800. A breathtaking multimedia adventure across time & place featuring the people, sights & sounds of this fascinating state. Narrated by Ashley Judd. Tues - Sat on the hour 11 am - 4 pm, Sun on the hour 1 - 4 pm. $7, but ticket required. Experience the magic of one of MGM’s most beloved musicals. Follow Dorothy and friends down the yellow brick road to see the wizard. Tickets $40. Times vary.


TOURS 2013 Waterfront Heritage Walks!, June 29 Big Four Bridge, 502-574-3768

Love Free or Die, June 27 Muhammad Ali Center, 144 N Sixth St, 502-584-9254 This film by Macky Alston is a part of the Metamorphosis Film series. Faith, love, homosexuality, and the Episcopal Church collide in the first openly gay Bishop, Gene Robinson of New Hampshire. Starts at 6 pm in the Muhammad Ali Center Auditorium and followed by a brief discussion. Admission is free.

Honey, I Shrunk the Kids, June 29 Jeffersonville RiverStage, E Riverside Dr, Jeffersonville, IN, 812-280-4711 Twilight Cinema presents a free showing at 7:30 pm.

Argo, July 1 Central Park, 1340 S. Fourth St, 502-574-9900

Learn the history of Louisville’s Big Four Bridge from its days as an important carrier of freight and passenger trains on this walking tour from local historian, Rick Bell. The walk is 1.5 miles. Free parking available in the park and on the north side of River Road. 10 - 11:30 am. Admission is free.

Yew Dell Botanical Gardens

6220 Old Lagrange Rd, 502-241-4788 You can take a guided tour or iPod tour of the grounds. Learn about Yew Dell’s history, development of the botanical gardens, programs, annual events and more. Please call to schedule a guided tour. Children under 12 are free. Adults $7. Tues - Sat 10 am - 4 pm, Thurs open until 8 pm. Sun noon 4 pm.

Louisville Ghost Tours

Corner of 4th and Liberty, 502-339-5445

Rise of the Guardians, July 6

Explore the shadow-filled streets of downtown Louisville during this 90 minute walking tour. Your lantern bearing guide will lead you through some of Louisville’s most haunted landmarks. Tour starts at 8 pm. Call for tickets. Adults $15, Ages 11 - 7 $8, Children 6 & under free.

Jeffersonville RiverStage, E Riverside Dr, Jeffersonville, IN, 812-280-4711

Historic Louisville Tour

This Monday Movie Night starts at 9 pm. Food, refreshments, and a Brown-Forman full bar is available. Admission is free.

Twilight Cinema presents a free showing at 7:30 pm.

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country. Visit “Old Louisville”- home to the country’s largest collection of Victorian architecture. A walking tour of Churchill Downs and the Kentucky Derby Museum to learn the history and experience “the most exciting two minutes in sports.” 9 am - noon or 1 - 4 pm. Call for tickets and additional information from Mint Julep Tours.

CONCERTS *See page 7 for more concerts.

Pork Pie James Band, June 26 Stevie Ray’s, 230 E Main St, 502-582-9945 Come dance to this music. Starts at 8 pm. Cover $3.

Hot Country Nights Concert, June 28 4th Street Live!, 400 S Fourth St, 502-584-7170

Holly Williams with Logan Brill, June 30 Uncle Slayton’s, 1017 E Broadway, 502-657-9555 91.9 WFPK welcomes Holly Williams, an American country, singer-songwriter. The show starts at 8:30 pm. Must be 21 or older. Admission is $12.

The Impending Doom with Gideon, Wolves at the Gate, Fit For a King, July 2 The Vernon Club, 1575 Story Ave, 502-568-3280 Brutal death metal performance with religious focus. Starts at 3:15 pm.

Truckstop Darlin’ Brother Dege, July 3 The New Vintage, 2126 S Preston St, 502-749-4050 Brother Dege performs music with an alternative, blues and country style. Starts at 9 pm.

Randy Houser, a country music chart-topper, takes the stage. Starts at 7 pm. Admission is free. Must be 21 or older.

Goliathon, July 3

Ray Wylie Hubbard Band, June 28

A band that features two guitars, an organ and saxophone. Starts at 8 pm.

Headliners, 1386 Lexington Rd, 502-584-8088 Americana music from the state of Texas. Must be 18 or older. 8 pm. $17 advance, $20 day of.

64west, June 29 Churchill Downs, 700 Central Ave, 502-636-4400 The region’s premier rock, country, and party band perform. Starts at 7 pm.

Hillbilly Casino Art Adams Band Platte Valley Boneyard, June 29 Third Street Dive, 440 S Third St, 502-749-3483 Hillbilly Caino performs with their roots rock and roll sound. Starts at 9 pm.

The Jay Walkers, June 29 Stevie Ray’s, 230 E Main St, 502-582-9945 Funk, blues, R&B will be performed. Starts at 9 pm. Cover $5.

Tantalus Quartet, June 30 University of Louisville, 1900 Kurz Hall, 502-854-9011 This band dazzles audiences with virtuoso precision and perfect ensamble, presenting


imaginative and original programming for four guitars. Starts at 11 am.


Phoenix Hill Tavern, 644 Baxter Ave, 502-589-4957

The 2013 4th of July All Star Band One Time Performance, July 4 Phoenix Hill Tavern, 644 Baxter Ave, 502-589-4957 Artists from various bands come together to perform. Starts at 11 pm. Admission $10.

Relient K, July 5 Headliners, 1386 Lexington Rd, 502-584-8088 A known rock band formed in 1998. For all ages. 8 pm. $18 in advance, $20 day of.

Mojoflo, July 5 Gerstle’s Place, 3801 Frankfort Ave, 502-742-8616 Mojoflo performs music with an easy listening, electronic, and soulful style. Starts at 8 pm.

River City Rockers, July 5 Spectators Sports Bar & Grill, 5530 New Cut Road, 502-368-7650 A mixture of classic rock, country, and southern rock. Starts at 10 pm.

Mercy Academy, July 6 Uncle Slayton’s, 1017 E Broadway, 502-657-9555 This folk and rock band celebrates their album

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release with this performance. Must be 21 or older. Starts at 9 pm. Admission $7.

The Sultans of L Ville, July 6 The Vernon Club, 1575 Story Ave, 502-568-3280 A rap group that has been featured on MTV. Starts at 8:30 pm.

CD Release Concert for Cheyenne Mize, July 7 Clifton Center, 2117 Payne St, 502-896-8480

Downs After Dark, June 29

Churchill Downs, 700 Central Ave, 502-636-4400 Horse races at historic Churchill Downs after dark. Gates open at 4 pm, with races starting at 6 pm. Tickets start at $10.

Free Guided Hike, June 29

Waverly Park, 4800 Waverly Park Rd, 502-456-8100 Experience this easy to moderate hiking trip on Twisting Bends (2.2 mi) & Clinic Trails (2.4 mi). Can hike it separate or combined. Meeting at the last parking lot in Waverly Park.

Indatus 5K Run/Walk to Benefit Family Scholar House, June 29 Iroquois Park, 1080 Amphitheater Rd, 502-386-1502

Registration fee $25 and starts at 7 am. Family of 4 registration $65. First 500 entrants receive a shirt. Awards will be given. Register early online. 8 - 10 am.

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series: Quaker State 400, June 29 Kentucky Speedway, Speedway Drive, 859-578-2300 A concert including a cash bar and food from Eiderdown. Show starts at 8 pm. Tickets are $10 $12.

Mananabango, M.R. Smith, Esoteric Derek, Chimarra, Analog Soundtrack, and Groove Goliath, July 8 Diamond Pub & Billiards, 3814 Frankfort Ave, 502-895-7513 Featuring national touring artists. Starts at 7 pm. $5.

SPORTS Charlotte Knights at Louisville Bats, June 28 Louisville Slugger Field, 401 E Main St, 502-212-BATS Friday night fireworks by the Louisville Bats. Starts right after the game. For game tickets call 212-BATS or go to $7 - $11.

2013 Adult 40 and Over League Kentucky Tennis Championships, June 28 - July 1

Tony Stewart, Dale Earnhardt, Jr., Jeff Gordon, Kyle Busch, and all the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series stars return to Kentucky Speedway for the Quaker State 400. Call to reserve tickets. 7:30 pm. Admission $70 - $110.

2nd Annual Bluegrass Lacrosse Festival 2013, June 29 - 30 Champions Field, 2050 River Rd, 847-412-5529

Kentucky’s premier event bringing teams from all over the Midwest and Southeast Region. Call or email for more information.

Ball Up Streetball Tour, June 30

Freedom Hall, 937 Phillips Ln, 502-367-5144 Attend a game filled with action-packed alley oops, insane ball handling skills, and slam dunks at the Independence Events Center. The Ball Up All-stars and familiar faces take on Louisville’s best street ball team coached by a surprise NBA player. This event starts at 6 pm. Tickets start at $18.75.

Locations vary, 888-582-8674

Crescent Hill Old Fashioned Fourth of July 5K Fun Run/Walk, July 4

Competitors from all over Kentucky come to compete in this Tennis event. Venues include Top Gun Academy, Sacred Heart Academy, Central Park, and Kentucky Country Day. 8 am - 5 pm. Schedule found at

Race starts at 8 am. Registration starts at 7 am or register early online at $25 for adults, $16 for children.

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Arts Entertainment ●

Madison Regatta, July 5 - 7

201 E Vaughn Dr, Madison, IN, 812-274-0400 Boat races on the Ohio River, air shows, live music, fireworks, and vendors with great food and unique products. Starts at 8 am everyday. General admission $25. Cash only.


1100 Trevilian Way, 502-459-2181 See more than 1,700 exotic animals in naturalistic habitats on 134 rolling acres filled with amazing botanicals. Spend time watching western lowland gorillas forage at Gorilla Forest and view an Amur tiger during daily training demonstrations at Tiger Tundra. Visit nose to beak with colorful Australian parrots at Lorikeet Landing & experience Kentucky’s only 4-D Ride Theater. Visit Glacier Run Bear Habitat. Visit the playgrounds, splash park, African petting zoo, gift shops, indoor & outdoor restaurants & the Conservation Carousel. Open daily year round. Adults (12-59) $14.95, seniors (60+) & children (3-11) $10.50, children 2 & under free. The Zoo is open on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings in June and July until 7 pm (exit Zoo by 8 pm).

Kart Kountry

1-65 S exit 117, Paroquet Springs Dr, Shepherdsville, KY 502-543-9588 This family entertainment center, just 15 min S of Louisville, features the longest go-kart track in the world—over 1.5 miles! Five sizes & speeds of go-karts allow all ages to ride. There is also an 18-hole miniature golf course as well as a trampoline basketball game, bumper boats, batting cages & a huge air-conditioned game room offering new & classic arcade games. Open hours vary. Check the website for updated information.

Louisville Mega Cavern

1841 Taylor Ave, 877-614-6342 Experience the World's Only All Underground Zip Lines & Adventure Tour" featuring 5 zip Lines and 3 challenge bridges or take a ride on the Tram Tour through 17 miles underground.

Louisville Science Center

727 W Main St, 502-561-6100 Explore a combination of science, mathematics and technology through hands-on exhibits, IMAX films, educational programs, and a gift shop.



Thomas Merton Center 2001 Newburg Rd, 502-452-8187 In the W. L. Lyons Brown Library at Bellarmine University, the center contains books, manuscripts & artifacts of the renowned Trappist monk & author.

Joe Huber’s Family Farm 2421 Engle Road, Borden, IN, 812-923-5255 Tractor and wagon rides, farm market, corn maze, restaurant, and gift shop.

Urban Bourbon Trail 401 W Main, 502-584-2121 An experience to explore the culture of bourbon in Kentucky, guided through the history of Louisville’s bourbon heritage and the world’s most celebrated bourbon bars. A free passport is available at the Visitors Center (4th and Jefferson Streets in downtown Louisville).

Bernheim Arboretum & Research Forest KY 245, Clermont, KY, 502-955-8512 A 14,000 acre arboretum and forest preserve with a visitor center, picnic areas, hiking trails, and lakes.

Cave Hill Cemetery 701 Baxter Ave, 502-584-8363 The final resting place of 5,000 Union soldiers from the Civil War, U.S. veterans of the Spanish-American War, World Wars I & II, and the Korean Conflict, and George Rogers Clark, and Colonel Harland Sanders.

HISTORIC HOMES Culbertson Mansion State Historic Site 914 E Main St, New Albany, IN, 812-944-9600 Located by the Ohio River, this three-story French, Second-Empire mansion was built in 1867, formerly the home of William Culbertson.

The Brennan House 631 S Fifth St, 502-540-5145 A Victorian Mansion built in 1868 and listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Tour the mansion with original furniture, interior finishes, and lighting; or walk through the gardens.

Whitehall Mansion 3110 Lexington Rd, 502-897-2944 Built in 1855, this mansion features original furnishings, an extensive garden, and elaborate interior. Open for tours and is popular for weddings, receptions, and other events.

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Carnegie Center for Art & History

201 E Spring St, New Albany, IN, 812-944-7336

Thurman Hutchins Park 3734 River Rd Features two ball fields, a biking road, a fishing lake, grills, a picnic shelter, a playground, four soccer fields, and a walking path (0.9mi).

Shelby Park 600 E Oak St Two basketball courts, a ball field, picnic shelter, a gazebo, playground, three tennis courts and a walking path (0.6mi).

Camp Taylor Memorial Park

The center is a local history museum & contemporary art gallery featuring seven art exhibits annually & offers two permanent history exhibits.

The Filson Historical Society

1310 S Third St, 502-635-5083 The Ferguson Mansion, houses a collection of antebellum portraiture & other displays. Their mission is to collect, preserve & tell the significant stories of Kentucky & Ohio Valley history & culture.

The Frazier History Museum

829 W Main St, 502-753-5663

4201 Lee Ave Includes a swimming pool. Ball field, basketball court, Cold War Memorial, grills, picnic shelter, picnic tables, playground, and a walking path (0.33mi).

George Rogers Clark Park

A history museum with daily historic interpretation performances, galleries, temporary exhibits as well as frequent hands-on activities.

Muhammad Ali Center

144 N Sixth St, 502-584-9254

1024 Thruston Ave Two basketball courts, a ball field, football field, grills, twelve horseshoe pits, multi-purpose field, picnic tables, playground, soccer field, spray pool, four tennis courts, and a volleyball court.

Long Run Park 1605 Flat Rock Rd Volleyball court, two tennis courts, spray ground, playground, picnic tables, picnic shelter, horseback riding trails, grills, fishing lake (28 acres), boat ramp, biking road and a basketball court.

Sawyer Dog Park 3111 Freys Hill Road A part of the E.P. “Tom” Sawyer Park, this approximately six acre is divided into three sections. One for small dogs and the other two sections are available for all dogs to play.

William B. Stansbury Park 2302 S Third St Two basketball courts, playground, spray pool, six tennis courts, and a volleyball court.

An award-winning multicultural center that houses a museum dedicated to the life of Muhammad Ali. Contains three floors of exhibits and galleries.

Conrad-Caldwell House Museum

1402 St. James Ct, 502-636-5023 One of the largest Victorian neighborhoods in the nation. Contains a large collection on antiques and has multiple special exhibits.

Falls of the Ohio Interpretive Center

201 West Riverside Drive, Clarksville, IN, 812-280-9970 Discover 100 different exhibits and watch an awardwinning movie on the history of the Falls of the Ohio. Mon - Sat 9 am - 5 pm and Sun 1 pm - 5 pm. $5 age 19 and older, $2 age 18 and younger, and all children under 2 years old is free.

GOLF COURSES Seneca Golf Course

2300 Pee Wee Reese Rd, 502-458-9298 This golf course features 18 holes. Par 72.

Crescent Hill Golf Course


3110 Brownsboro Rd, 502-896-9193 This golf course features 9 holes, Par 36.

American Printing House for the Blind

Iroquois Golf Course

1839 Frankfort Ave, 502-895-2405

The exhibits include artifacts relating to the history of the education of the blind and visually impaired, including products & machinery from the American Printing House.

1501 Rundill Rd, 502-363-9520 This golf course features 18 holes. Par 71.

Shawnee Golf Course

460 Northwestern Pkwy, 502-776-9389 This golf course features 18 holes. Par 70. | Your Guide to Louisville Since 1951 | June 26 - July 9, 2013




Family & Kids

EVENTS Kindergarten Countdown Day, June 27 Calypso Cove, Northeast YMCA, 9400 Mill Brook Rd, 502-425-1271

Enjoy the water park, enroll in the Childcare Enrichment Program, and pay no registration fee during the event. Only immediate family members get in free. 5:30 - 8 pm. Free for child and one adult with Kindergarten Countdown shirt found at any Louisville Free Public Libraries. 1 - 4 pm.

Family Music Night, June 27

Iroquois Library Branch, 601 W Woodlawn, 502-574-1720 Prepare to sing and dance. Build your brain with music. 6:30 pm. Free.

Awesome Allie: First Kid Astronaut, June 29

Derby Dinner Playhouse, 525 Marriott Drive, 812-288-8281 Join Allie on her adventure across the solar system. She was a normal kid, now she’s on a mission. Times vary, $16.

Comedy Improv Basics with George Halitzka, July 2

Middletown Library Branch, 10635 N Juneau Dr, 502-245-7332 Learn the basics of performing comedy improv. Call



to register. Teens grades 6-12. Free. 2:30 pm.

Cooking with Ms. Paula, July 3 Highlands/Shelby Park Library Branch, 1250 Bardstown Rd, 502-574-1672 Create a delicious surprise. Ages 5-10. Call to signup. Free. 2 pm.

Celebrating Freedom Parade, July 4 Spring Street, Jeffersonville, IN, 502-939-9392 Enjoy the parade down Spring Street from Riverside to Seventh Street. Starts at 11 am. Free.

UniverSoul Circus, July 8-9 Kentucky Fair and Expo Center, 937 Phillips Ln, 502-367-5000 Circus arts, theater, and music that includes pop, R&B, latin, hip hop, jazz, and gospel. Tickets $16 $28. July 8 show starts at 7:30 pm. July 9 shows at 10:30 am, 2:30 pm, and 7:30 pm.

Summer Nature Camp, July 8 - 12 E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park, 3000 Freys Hill Rd, 502-429-7270 This nature camp is for kids who love to explore nature and learn more about the world around them. Includes nature hikes, habitat studies, species identification, Leave No Trace training, and much more. Call for more info. Cost $95/child. 9 am.

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1100 Trevilian Way (off I-264), 502-459-2181 At the Louisville Zoo, every day is different! See more than 1,700 exotic animals in naturalistic habitats on 134 rolling acres filled with amazing botanicals. Spend time watching western lowland gorillas forage at Gorilla Forest & get up-close & personal with an Amur tiger during daily training demonstrations at Tiger Tundra. Visit nose-to-beak with colorful Australian parrots at Lorikeet Landing & experience Kentucky's only 4-D Ride Theater. Visit Glacier Run Bear Habitat. Don't miss the playgrounds, splash park, African petting zoo, gift shops, indoor & outdoor restaurants & the Conservation Carousel. Open daily year round. Adults (12 - 59) $14.95, seniors (60+) & children (3 11) $10.50, children 2 & under free. The Zoo is open on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings in June and July until 7 pm (exit Zoo by 8 pm).

Louisville MEGA Cavern

1841 Taylor Ave, 502-855-6342 This all weather attraction is a former limestone quarry with more than 4 million sq ft of space. Hop aboard an SUV-pulled tram & journey through part of 17 miles of underground passageways beneath the city of Louisville. Because you ride & never walk, this tour is especially convenient for parents with small children, seniors & the physically challenged. It's over 1 hour of fun for the entire family. While aboard, learn about geology, history, mining technology, recycling & even green building technology. Find out why this cavern was one of the best kept secrets in the US & why it opened to the public in April 2009 for tours. Historic tram tours offered mid-January through October 31. Also open: MEGA Zips, the world's first & only underground zip line adventure, featuring 2.5 hour guided tours with 5 underground zip lines & 3 challenge bridges that test your balance, skill & mettle. Call or check website for hours of operation & admission fees.

Kart Kountry

I-65 S exit 117, Paroquet Springs Dr, Shepherdsville, KY, 502-543-9588 This family entertainment center, just 15 min S of Louisville, features the longest go-kart track in the world — over 1.5 miles! Five sizes & speeds of go-karts allow all ages to ride. There is also an 18-hole miniature golf course as well as a trampoline basketball game, bumper boats, batting cages, & a huge air-conditioned game room offering new & classic arcade games. It's hours of fun for the whole family! Open hours vary. Check the website for updated information. | Your Guide to Louisville Since 1951 | June 26 - July 9, 2013




Family & Kids Kentucky Science Center & IMAX Theatre 727 W Main St, 502-561-6100 The Kentucky Science Center, on historic West Main Street, features 40,000 square feet of hands-on fun and a four-story IMAX Theatre. Permanent exhibits include The World Around Us, which brings natural and earth sciences to life; The World Within Us, which lets you get to know the amazing body that's yours for life; The World We Create, a celebration of the creative thinking that makes scientific advancements possible; and KidZone. Exhibit admission $13, children 2 - 12 $11. IMAX only admission $7, combination tickets $18, children 2 - 12 $16. Sun - Thurs 9:30 am - 5 pm, Fri & Sat 9:30 am - 9 pm. Last admission is one hour before closing.

Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory 800 W Main St, 502-588-7228 The Hillerich & Bradsby Co. complex includes a 120 ft, 68,000 lb bat at the entrance and a 24,000 sq ft museum with interactive displays, exhibits, and a film highlighting the history of the company and baseball’s greatest hitters. Museum guests conclude their visit with a tour of the factory where the Louisville Slugger bats are made. Year round Mon - Sat 9 am - 5 pm, Sun noon - 5 pm. Admission $11 adults, $10 seniors, $6 kids, free for five & under.

one of only 13 LEGO® Certified Professionals in the world. Kenney’s pieces in Big Leagues, Little Bricks include hip portraits of baseball superstars, dynamic conceptual sculptures of iconic baseball moments, and a show-stopping replica of historic Wrigley Field. Mon - Fri 9 am - 5 pm, Sat 11 am - 5 pm. Adults $11, seniors (60+) $10, kids (6 - 12) $6, kids 5 and under free.

Fairdale Swimming Pool Nelson Hornbeck Park, 709 Fairdale Rd, 502-361-8270 Open Tues-Sun 1-6 pm. $3 18 or older, $2 17 and younger.

Sun Valley Pool Sun Valley Park, 6505 Bethany Lane, 502-935-0302 Open Thurs-Tues 1-6 pm. $3 18 or older, $2 17 and younger.

Henry’s Ark 7801 Rose Island Rd, Prospect, 502-228-0746 A petting zoo with both exotic and domestic animals. Free parking and free admission. Donations are appreciated.

Big League, Little Bricks Louisville Slugger Museum and Factory, 800 W Main St, 502 585-5226 Baseball artwork built with LEGO® bricks! This original exhibition at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory features amazing sculptures, portraits, and stadium replicas all built with LEGO® pieces. The exhibition showcases renowned artist Sean Kenney,



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pleasurable personal accessories to fit everyone’s desires. Don’t leave Louisville until you see what Love Boutique has for you. Free parking. 9 am - 1 am.

Love Boutique

The Crazy Daisy Antique Mall

140 W Jefferson St, 502-585-4627 Where naughty (and nice!) girls come to shop in downtown Louisville. The newest & best adult boutique in the metro area carries a large assortment of intimate accessories, lingerie, club wear and leisure attire. Extremely helpful and knowledgeable sales associates can guide you to the best products for your (and your special someone’s) individual needs. You’ll find all the newest DVD titles & the latest



1430 Mellwood Ave, 502-560-1335 In the trendy East Main District, the mall features over 20,000 sq ft of antiques, vintage furniture & collectibles. Spanning the decades, the collection features top quality vintage jewelry, majolica pottery, English & French furniture & inspiring artwork. Hadley Pottery, Louisville Stoneware & Kentucky Derby memorabilia are always Kentucky favorites. The “Crazy Daisy Rough Room” on the lower level has

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lots of diamonds-in-the-rough. An outdoor courtyard features outdoor furniture, concrete urns & fountains & decorative wrought iron. Ample parking & handicap accessibility. Mon - Sat 9 am - 5 pm, Sun noon - 5 pm.

Foot Locker 408 W Liberty St Space 155, 502-589-4218 Athletic shoes for men and women.

Bays Boutique 214 S Clay St, 502-413-0256 Candles, skin care, cosmetics and perfumes.

Fresh Start Growers Supply

more. Open Mon - Sat 10 am 5 pm, Sun 1 - 5 pm. Enjoy joy full service lunch Tues - Satt 11 am 4:30 pm, Sun brunch noon 3:30 pm in the Cafe at Derby City Antique Mall. Handicapped accessible, ample parking, tour groups welcome.

The Great Escape 2433 Bardstown Rd, d, 502-456-2216

1007 E Jefferson St, 502-442-7883

The leading place to buy, sell, and trade used, new, collectible, and out-of-print DVDs, CDs, records, comic books, and games.

Organic farm and garden supply.

Revolver 707 E Market St, 502-468-6130 Fine home furnishings, accessories, and unique gifts.

Please and Thank You

Old Town Wine and Spirits 1529 Bardstown Rd, 502-451-8591 A full range of wine, beer, spirits, mixers and a fine selection of foods.

The Jewel Box

800 E Market A coffee and music shop.

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Antique and estate jewelry.

Evolve Consignments 2416 Frankfort Ave, 502-690-6655

Derby City Antique Mall

Sells clothing and accessories for men.

3819 Bardstown Rd, 502-459-5151 Centrally located in the heart of Buechel. I-264 exit 16, south 1 mile. Don’t miss one of Louisville’s most charming antique malls located in the old 1920s Hikes Grade School. Family owned & operated with over 170 dealers. You’ll find many wonderful treasures as you stroll through top quality booths filled with antique & vintage furniture from sophisticated Victorian to warm country primitive. The hallways are lined with lighted showcases filled with antique toys, jewelry, Derby memorabilia, advertising, art deco, glassware, china, sterling silver, knives and

Elizabeth's Timeless Attire 2050 Frankfort Ave, 502-859-5911 Vintage clothes and accessories.

ST. MATTHEWS & EAST END The Summit 4300 Summit Plaza Dr, 502-425-3441 More than 45 shops including J. Crew, Bed Bath & Beyond, and Banana Republic.

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Shopping Mall St. Matthews 5000 Shelbyville Rd, 502-893-0311 130 stores, including JC Penney, Forever 21, and Dillards.

Goody’s 20 Village Plaza, 502-633-0778 Department store selling clothing, shoes, handbags, accessories, jewelry, and more.

Half Price Books 10220 Westport Rd, 502-326-8585 Books, music and movies are sold at discounted prices.

Toys “R” Us 4900 Shelbyville Rd, 502-896-1243 Children toys and games.

SOUTH Preslar’s Western Shop

3299 Fern Valley Rd, 502-969-9019 Preslar’s Western Shop has been dressing people in their western best for over 50 years. We carry major brands like Ariat, Dan Post Durango, Lucchese, Wrangler, Stetson and many more. We have everything from cowboy hats to cowboy boots. Open Mon - Sat 10 am 6:30 pm, Fri 10 am - 8 pm, Sun noon - 5 pm.

Best Buy 4251 Outer Loop, 502-962-3933 Department store selling movies, music, appliances, and entertainment systems.

Hallmark 6801 Dixie Hwy, 502-935-3464 Buy personalized greeting cards, photo cards, keepsake ornaments, and gifts.

JD Becker UK and U of L Superstore 7521 Outer Loop, 502-239-6037 Sells University of Kentucky and University of Louisville gear.

Dillards 4420 Dixie Hwy, 502-448-8536 Shop designer dresses, shoes, clothing, handbags, cosmetics and beauty, bedding, and more.

Deb 4521 Outer Loop, 502-966-8554 Junior and plus-sized merchandise for women aged 13 to 25.

SOUTHERN INDIANA Schimpff’s Candy Kitchen 347 Spring Street, Jeffersonville, IN, 812-283-8367 A well-known candy store run by the Schimpff family since 1871.

Green Tree Mall 757 E Lewis and Clark Pkwy, Clarksville, IN, 812-283-5678 Green Tree Mall is a shopping mall located in a suburb of Louisville, Kentucky. The mall is located off of I-65 about four miles north of downtown Louisville. Stores include Aeropostale, American Eagle Outfitters, JC Penney, and Pac Sun.

Bass Pro Shops 951 E Lewis and Clark Pkwy, Clarksville, IN, 812-218-5500 The Clarksville Indiana Bass Pro Shop store is the largest Bass Pro Shop east of the Mississippi and features all of your outdoor needs including hunting, fishing, camping, and outerwear.

Lane Bryant 1025 Veterans Pkway #900, Clarksville, IN, 812-284-2226 Latest looks in women’s plus size clothing.

Antiques Attic 145 E Market St, New Albany, IN, 812-941-0437 A private 2 floor Antiques & Collectibles shop. New merchandise added daily.

Choice's Gift Baskets, Home Accessories, and Jewelry 437 Spring St., Jeffersonville, IN, 812-283-6008 Classy Gift Baskets, jewelry, home accessories and more.



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FAT Friday Yelp Hop Hosted by Frankfort Avenue On June 28th, Frankfort Avenue presents a unique FAT Friday Yelp Hop from 6 - 10:30 pm. Participants, known as “Hoppers,” collect four Yelp buttons from Clifton, Crescent Hill, Butchertown/ Waterfront, and the Trolley. Before 9:30 pm, Hoppers show these buttons to a Yelp representative at the Irish Rover to enter to win a Frankfort Avenue/Yelp prize package. The free trolleys run the length of Frankfort Avenue from Cannons Lane in St. Matthews to River Road near downtown. Participating businesses will give away Yelp swag to Hoppers who check-in at their location on the Yelp app. Businesses offer special deals, live music, and refreshments. The Irish Rover serves a special Maker’s Mark punch for $6. When you check-in at this location on the Yelp app, you get a dipped glass. Traditional Irish music starts at 8 pm. Lexie’s Trading Post hosts a Magnolia Photo Booth in their courtyard. Hoppers take free photos and receive a 50% discount on jewelry. Crescent Hill Trading Company serves beer-braised bratwurst by Chef Finbar Kinsella. South Bayly Boutique hosts a shoe drive for

WaterStep and Hoppers receive 10%off their purchase if they donate shoes. The Comfy Cow houses local musicians, The La-Ti-Das, from 7 – 10 pm. Third Lutheran Church has a patriotic themed party including live entertainment, patriotic eats such as hot dogs, popsicles, and apple pie, and free bottled water and goodies for the kids. Margaret’s Consignment holds a book signing event for Chester Zoeller, the author of Bourbon in Kentucky: A History of Distilleries in Kentucky. Live music will be in the courtyard and a wine tasting from Elk Creek Vineyards is available. Mellwood Art Center has Joey Sandals playing music in the courtyard. Gallery M is holding an opening reception for Kayla Troutman, and The Pigment Gallery is doing the same for Catherine Reed. Varanese Restaurant presents live jazz music and FAT Friday drink specials. The FAT Friday Trolley Hop takes place the last Friday of every month. The new use of the Yelp app makes this event one of a kind. Free parking and transportation to selected shops, restaurants, and galleries within the Frankfort, Mellwood, and Story Avenue corridor is available, made possible by the support of member businesses. | Your Guide to Louisville Since 1951 | June 26 - July 9, 2013




Restaurants Nightlife Accommodations ●

RESTAURANTS Guide Key $ = under 10, $$ = 11 - 30 , $$$ = 30+


legendary “Hot Brown,” offers a bistro-style option for breakfast & lunch with several signature dishes, as well as hot & cold buffets featuring gourmet soups, salads & entrees — and a decadent dessert display. $$$

FireFresh BBQ

The Brown Hotel 335 W Broadway, 502-583-1234 A Louisville landmark since 1923, with English Renaissance architecture & Southern grace, the Brown Hotel offers two excellent dining options. The English Grill is the hotel’s AAA Four Diamond signature dining room serving contemporary American cuisine with seasonal & regional influences. Mon - Sat 6 - 9 pm. Reservations are recommended. For upscale casual ambiance, J. Graham’s Cafe, the home of the

Louisville’s Finest Gourmet Lunch Buffet. J. GRAHAM’S CAFE Featuring gourmet soups, salads and entrees – and a decadent dessert display.



This fresh & delicious smoked barbecue is fingerlicking good. The menu includes smoked pulled pork, chicken & ribs, wings & tenders with a variety of sauces & fresh salads. Offering dine-in, carry-out, delivery & catering. Mon - Fri 11 am - 3 pm. $

Intermezzo Café and Caberet 316 W Market St, 502-561-3344

“The English Grill has emerged as the finest restaurant in the city.” – WINE SPECTATOR

211 S 5th St, 502-540-1171

Classic American. $$

Danny Mac’s Pizza DOWNTOWN AT FOURTH & BROADWAY (502) 583-1234 •

1567 S Shelby, 502-635-7994 Small pizzeria offering a range of specialty pizzas. $

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Addis Bar and Grill 109 S Fourth St, 502-581-1011 Ethiopian, Mediterranean, and vegetarian. $$

Osaka Sushi Bar

Derby City Antique Mall. Homemade soups, salads, sandwiches & desserts highlight the menu plus a daily lunch special is available. Open for lunch Tues - Sat 11 am - 4:30 pm, brunch Sun noon - 3:30 pm. Private parties by reservation. $

Derby City Dogs

426 W Market St, 502-588-8899 Asian, Japanese, and sushi. $$

962 Baxter Ave, 502-561-2880 A walk-up window with a wide variety of hot dogs. $


Pita Hut

320 W Jefferson St, 502-581-1234 Southern eatery featuring local products and meats. $$$


1613 Bardstown Rd, 502-409-8484 Gyros, fresh falafel sandwiches, kabobs, hummus, and babaganoush. $

Palermo Viejo

131 W Market St, 502-584-7800 Elegant Middle Eastern and Persian cuisine. $$

1359 Bardstown Rd, 502-456-6461 Authentic Argentinean food cooked over a unique grill. $$


Bourbons Bistro


2255 Frankfort Ave, 502-894-8838

700 W Riverside Dr, Jeffersonville, IN, 812-282-2663 Classic pizza. $$

Southern cooking. $$$


2206 Frankfort Ave, 502-409-4828


Casual restaurant that serves Cuban food. $$

1385 Veterans Pky, Clarksville, IN, 812-280-9660 Homemade favorites made from scratch. $$

ST. MATTHEWS & EAST END Charim Korean Restaurant

Buckhead Mountain Grill 707 W Riverside Dr, Jeffersonville, IN, 812-284-2919

4123 Oechsli Ave, 502-290-8900

Family-friendly restaurant serving home-style food. $$


Boldly-flavored Korean fare. $$

12717 Shelbyville Rd, 502-254-1998

Bristol Bar & Grille

700 W Riverside Dr, Jeffersonville, IN, 812-218-1995 Steaks, pasta, fresh seafood, salads, sandwiches, and appetizers. $$

La Frontera

754 E Lewis and Clark Pkwy, Clarksville, IN, 812-258-0074 Mexican food. $$

Louisville’s favorite pizza pub. $$


1115 Herr Ln, 502-365-1651 A large array of sushi, sashimi and other Japanese favorites. $$

Meridian Café

112 Meridian Ave, 502-897-9703 Serves twists on classic soup, salad, and sandwich recipes. $$

Kobe Japanese Steakhouse

301 Southern Indiana Ave, Jeffersonville, IN, 812-280-8500 Specializes in Teppanyaki and Hibachi cooking. $$$

Chop Shop Salads

126-D Breckenridge Ln, 502-384-4252 Sandwiches, subs, vegetarian dishes, and soups. $



Cafe at Derby City Antique Mall

Bud’s Tavern and Grill

3819 Bardstown Rd, 502-458-6111 I-264 exit 16 SE, 1/2 mi from Hikes Ln in the

4014 Dixie Hwy, 502-384-9131 Classic barbeque. $ | Your Guide to Louisville Since 1951 | June 26 - July 9, 2013




Restaurants Nightlife Accommodations ●

Stich’s Sports Bar

7323 Saint Andrews Church Rd, 502-298-9453 American food. Happy hours, live music, free Wi-Fi are available. $

Texas Roadhouse

Maker’s Mark Bourbon House and Lounge 446 S Fourth St

Upscale restaurant with a focus on bourbon. $$$

Haymarket Whiskey Bar 331 E Market St, 502-442-0523 More than 50 bourbons, 50 craft beers, and wine. $

4406 Dixie Hwy, 502-448-0705 Steak, burgers, and pub food. $$

Rooster’s Wings

Hard Rock Café 424 S Fourth St, 502-568-2202 The classic Hard Rock Experience. $$

4420 Dixie Hwy, 502-384-0330 Chicken, burgers, and pub food. $$


Decca Restaurant and Lounge 812 E Market St, 502-749-8128

4404 Dixie Hwy, 502-447-9203

Features local artists and musicians alongside inspired food and drinks in a warm atmosphere. $$$

Burgers, steaks, pasta, sandwiches, and more. $$

PBR Louisville

R & B Deli

432 S 4th St, 502-238-0357

7312 Saint Andrews Church Rd, 502-368-0500 Sandwiches and subs. $

An urban cowboy watering hole, complete with mechanical bull. $$



Big Bar


1202 Bardstown Rd

The Brown Hotel

Holy Grale

Lounge type atmosphere with diverse crowd. $$

335 W Broadway, 502-583-1234

1034 Bardstown Rd, 502-459-9939

The Lobby Bar at this 1923 Louisville landmark hotel, with its opulent hand-painted, two-story ceiling, is an ideal place to spend an elegant evening. A light fare menu is available & a pianist entertains on Thurs & Fri evenings. Open Mon - Sun 4 pm - 2 am. $$$

Bambi Bar

Gordon Biersch Brewery and Restaurant

644 Baxter Ave, 502-589-4957

400 S Fourth St, 502-589-8935 Brewery and in-house pub grub. $$

Rotating craft beer selection. $$

2701 Bardstown Rd, 502-456-9635 Small bar with big burgers. $

Phoenix Hill Tavern Offers live music and entertainment on three stages. $

Dine In • Carry Out • Catering 10 % off any item

Plainview Village, 9816 Linn Station Road, 502-565-1220 28


» June 26 - July 9, 2013 | Your Guide to Louisville Since 1951 |

Food Truck Sunday

The second Food Truck Sunday event of the summer is Sunday, June 30th from 11 am – 4 pm at St. Joseph’s Children’s Home. This community event, filled with food and shopping, is hosted by the Frankfort Avenue Business Association. Six local food trucks, a mini Farmer’s Market, and restaurants of Frankfort Avenue are featured. The Root Cellar, Rocko’s Rewards, and Lowe Creek Farm also participate in this event. The Root Cellar, located on Third Street, offers farm-raised products from the Louisville area including meats, cheeses, dairy, eggs, honey, and maple syrup. Rocko’s Rewards sells all natural dog biscuits in multiple flavors. Lowe Creek Farm has produce, apple and peach butters, jams sweet dill pickles, and other foods.

There will be yard sales, held by neighborhood residents, and sidewalk sales sponsored by retailers in the surrounding area including Clifton and Crescent Hill. The Children’s Home also hosts a garage sale to clear out items from its Thrift Store. The food trucks will donate a portion of their sales to benefit St. Joe’s Children Home. This event is free and open to the public. If there is rain, this event will be held in St. Joe’s gym. The Frankfort Avenue Business Association has this event specifically to give people something to do on Sundays and to stimulate economic development among small businesses. This association also focuses on the community through clean-up and landscaping programs. | Your Guide to Louisville Since 1951 | June 26 - July 9, 2013 WHiGL 29


Restaurants Nightlife Accommodations ●

Baxter’s 942 Bar & Grill 942 Baxter Ave, 502-409-9422 Pool tables, dart boards, and pub food. $$


The Brown Hotel 335 W Broadway, 502-583-1234

A gastropub serving trendy, sophisticated comfort food. $$

Classic, English Renaissance architecture defines The Brown. Of its opulent, two-story lobby with hand-painted, plaster-relief ceiling & marble floor, a “Southern Living” writer notes, “I love a grand hotel. I adore sweeping into a lavish lobby that looks as though it came straight from a 1930s movie set.” Downtown and 2 blocks from 4th Street Live! Complimentary airport shuttle & high speed wireless Internet. Since 1923, this elegant hotel has been Louisville’s long standing love.


Candlewood Suites Louisville Airport

6021 Timber Ridge Dr, 502-632-2552 Italian bistro with nightly live music and karaoke. Live filming of Music Central TV Wed night, starting at 8 pm. $$

Blind Pig 1076 E Washington St, 502-618-0600

3930 Chenoweth Sq, 502-618-2222 Emphasis on Middle Eastern and Mediterranean wine selections. $$$

Tin Roof 3921 Shelbyville Rd, 502-895-1914 Drink specials and live entertainment. $

Darkstar Tavern 2636 Frankfort Ave, 502-896-2800 Family owned, neighborhood bar with a pleasant and laid back atmosphere. $$

ACCOMMODATIONS VIP Rental Home 502-632-1771 Enjoy the privacy of your own home away from home. VIP offers guests a variety of locations, sizes & home styles. Homes are available for


special Louisville events like the Kentucky Derby, Breeders’ Cup, Thunder Over Louisville, Ironman, Senior PGA or a short-term or long-term option at any time of year. Contact the Head Concierge by phone or at


1367 Gardiner Ln, 502-357-3577 Pets are allowed. High-speed internet access, health/fitness Center on-site, full kitchen, a business center, and wireless data connection.

Econo Lodge Downtown 401 S Second St, 502-583-2841 Recreational amenities include a fitness facility. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in public areas. The motel serves a complimentary continental breakfast.

Residence Inn Louisville Downtown 333 E Market St, 502-589-8998 Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and premium TV channels with pay movies are offered for your entertainment. You will have a shower/tub combination, as well as complimentary toiletries and a hair dryer. A desk, complimentary newspapers, and a separate sitting area are among the conveniences offered.

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June 26 - July 10 WHiGL, 2013  

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