Derby City Concert Guide: October, 2018

October is filled with great shows at the city's best venues.

Mercury Ballroom

Mercury Ballroom

Oct. 2 – Café Tacvba: Niu Guis Tour
Oct. 3 – Dark Star Orchestra: Fall Tour
Oct. 5 – Milky Chance: Blossom Tour
Oct. 6 – Fall Out Boy vs. Panic! at the Disco Tribute Night
Oct. 7 – Lauv with special guest Charlotte Lawrence
Oct. 11 – The Devon Allman Project with special guest Duane Betts
Oct. 12 – Eric Johnson Ah Via Musicom Tour
Oct. 13 – Fire Dept. with special guest Doppleganger
Oct. 16 – SiriusXM Hair Nation Tour
Oct. 17 – Hoodie Allen: Hanging with Hoodie Tour
Oct. 18 – Here Come the Mummies
Oct. 20 – Cash Unchained: The Ultimate Johnny Cash Experience
Oct. 21 – Candlebox
Oct. 26 – The Band Perry
Oct. 28 – Ones to Watch presents Hobo Johnson & The Lovemakers
Oct. 30 – Jukebox the Ghost: An Equestricon & Breeders’ Cup Festival Event

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Louisville Palace

Louisville Palace

Oct. 2 – Shakey Graves: The Tour X9 World Tour
Oct. 3 – Steely Dan
Oct. 5 – Maze feat. Frankie Beverly
Oct. 7 – Special screening of Hocus Pocus
Oct. 12 – 4U: A Symphonic Celebration of Prince
Oct. 14 – Special screening of Hocus Pocus
Oct. 18 – Ray LaMontagne: Just Passing Through
Oct. 19 – Boney James
Oct. 21 – Elevation Worship – Fall Tour
Oct. 26 – Disney Junior Dance Party On Tour
Oct. 28 – Michael Jr: The More Than Funny Tour
Oct. 29 – GHOST: A Pale Tour Named Death
Oct. 30 – Boz Scaggs: Out of the Blues Tour

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KFC Yum! Center

KFC Yum! Center

Oct. 8 – WWE Live
Oct. 10 – An Evening with Fleetwood Mac
Oct. 20 – Keith Urban: Graffiti U World Tour
Oct. 23 – Elton John: Farewell Yellow Brick Road

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Headliners Music Hall

Headliners Music Hall

Oct. 4 – Carl Broemel of My Morning Jacket with Steelism
Oct. 5 – Local H: Pack Up The Cats Tour
Oct. 10 – Bahamas with Bedouine
Oct. 11 – Pokey LaFarge with Juggernaut Jug Band
Oct. 12 – Cat Power with Willis Earl Beal
Oct. 17 – Fifty Shades of Men Male Review
Oct. 18 – Ward Davis with TN Jet & Jericho Woods
Oct. 19 – The Hammerheads with Dave Ernst & The Early Favorites
Oct. 20 – Cursive with Meat Wave and Campdogzz
Oct. 21 – The Weight Band
Oct. 26 – William Elliot Whitmore
Oct. 27 – Tony and The Tanlines present Thriller
Oct. 28 – The War and Treaty with Courtney Marie Andrews
Oct. 30 – The Moth Storyslam

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The Kentucky Center

Oct. 1 – Sweetheart of the Radio
Oct. 1-14 – A Feminine Ending
Oct. 2 – Welcome to Night Vale
Oct. 4 – Danny Gokey: Hope Encounter
Oct. 5-6 – Strassenfest
Oct. 10-21 – Disney’s Alladin
Oct. 11-12 – Kentucky Strings
Oct. 12-13 – Mozart
Oct. 17 – An Evening with Lyle Lovett and Robert Earl Keen
Oct. 18 – Take Me to the River: New Orleans Live
Oct. 19-31 – Frankenstien
Oct. 20 – Halloween Spooktacular
Oct. 24 – Chuck Brymer
Oct. 25 – Casey Gerald
Oct. 25 – Lake Street Drive
Oct. 26-27 – Mozart Requiem
Oct. 26 – Anthony Jeselnik: Funny Games
Oct. 26-Nov 4 – 10 Out of 12
Oct. 27 – Girls Night: The Musical
Oct. 28 – Snap Judgement Live
Oct. 30 – Gordon Lightfoot

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