Spring is in full effect, which means plenty of festivals and outdoor activities.
Here's our list of great things to get out and do around Derby City this weekend:
After Hours at the Speed
Friday, May 18
5 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Speed Art Museum
Cash bar and food by Wiltshire at the Speed
Speed Cinema screening of Five Seasons: The Gardens of Piet Oudolf
Luxury and Dress in the Age of Madame Adélaïde Lecture with Dennita Sewell and Erika Holmqvist-Wall
Free for members / $18 non-members
Norton Commons Art Festival & Spring Home Showcase
Saturday, May 19 & Sunday, May 20
11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Norton Commons Towne Center
9418 Norton Commons Blvd., Prospect
Local painters, jewelry makers, sculptors, potters, woodworkers, soap milliners, and textile workers
Beer & wine garden hosted by Commonwealth Tap
11 a.m.- 1 p.m. – Walker & Kays (jazz quartet with vocals)
1-3 p.m. – Millers Folly (bluegrass)
3 p.m.-5p.m. – Handcar Prophets (classic rock)
11 a.m. -1 p.m. – Bomar & Ritter (singer/songwriter)
1-3 p.m. – Whiskey Bent Valley Boys (bluegrass)
3-5 p.m. – Ron Jones Quartet (instrumental jazz)
Malcolm X Day Party
Saturday, May 19
4:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.
900 Shelby St.
Fundraiser to support Black Lives Matter’s Healing team and Rhythm Science Sound’s Mixing Matters project
Recognizing #SayHerName movement
Live music by Gio El Futuro, Jordan Jetson & Hannah Drake
AcatheyArt will be facilitating a community art piece
SoulRelaxed Wellness will be on hand providing healing touch
Girls Rock Louisville in attendance
Donations of $10 to get in to the party are requested
Voices at Virtue
Sunday, May 20
7 p.m – 10 p.m.
Virtue the Venue
103 West Oak St.
Open mic series where like minded creatives can express themselves, build a following, network & develop a stage presence. The mic is open to poets, comics, musicians & singers.
Ages 21 & over
Artists can email firstname.lastname@example.org to get on the list