Plan Your Derby City Weekend: August 10-12

Here are some great things to do around Louisville this weekend

Concerts in the Village: Kudmani

Friday, August 10

6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Westport Village
1315 Herr Lane

Family-friendly event, face painting for kids, food & drink vendors

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St. Joe's Picnic For the Kids

Friday, August 10th, 5 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Saturday, August 11th, 12p.m. – 12 a.m.

St. Joseph Children’s Home
2823 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, Kentucky 40206

Largest picnic in Kentucky with food, drinks, games, and more

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Derby City Jazz Festival

Friday, August 10th, 3 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Saturday, August 11th, 3 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Churchill Downs
700 Central Ave, Louisville, Kentucky 40208

Louisville destination for smooth jazz.  The 3rd annual Derby City Jazz Festival.  12 National Artist – 2 Great Days – Food and Retail Vendors – After parties and more.  Save on $40 or $50 dollars on a 2-day ticket pass. Visitderbycityjazzfest.com for details.

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Unity Jam

Saturday, August 11

10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Molly Leonard Portland Community Center
640 North 27th Street

The 2018 Jam will feature free music, food and family fun, plus booths with health information, free health screenings and demonstrations. Children who complete a scavenger hunt during the Unity Jam will receive a free backpack full of school supplies.

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Dusty Leigh Day

Saturday, August 11

Doors open at 7 p.m.

Diamond Pub & Billiards
630 Barret Avenue

Yung Joc, Ying-Yang Twins, Nappy Roots, Bubba Sparxx and Murphy Lee

Free entry with school supply donation

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Altar Boyz, Musical Comedy

Saturday, August 11, 7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Sunday, August 12, 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Pandora Productions
604 S 3rd St, Louisville, Kentucky 40202

A foot-stomping, rafter-raising, musical comedy about a fictitious Christian boy-band on the last night of their national ‘Raise the Praise’ tour

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Hulk Super Hero Night

Saturday, August 11, 6:30 p.m. – 10 p.m.

Louisville Bats
401 E Main St, Louisville, Kentucky 40202

Grr whh aaaah grrr whhh grrr! The Hulk is angry and coming to Slugger Field on Saturday, August 11 for MARVEL Super Hero Night! Meet Hulk during the game + free special edition Hulk bobblehead to the 1st 2,000 fans! 💪😤⚾️

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Niteflix: Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

Saturday, August 11, at 7:30 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Choose wisely and witness Indiana’s quest for the Holy Grail for FREE in the parking lot of The Edison Center – 7th St and W Ormsby Ave – Old Louisville. Doors open at 7:30pm. Movie begins at sundown.

Local food and beverage vendors: North Lime Donuts, Old Louisville Brewery, Old 502 Winery, Boo Boo Smoke Shack Food Truck.

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Wacky Wino Carnival Day

Saturday, August, 11, 11 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Old 502 Winery
120 S 10th St, Louisville, Kentucky 40202

The KY State Fair is right around the corner! That means Old 502 Winery is preparing ourselves by hosting a kick off carnival party in our tasting room! There will be wine related carnival games, activities, and WINE SLUSHIES!!

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The Four Horsemen: The Ultimate Tribute to Metallica

Saturday, August 11, 9 p.m.

Mercury Ballroom
611 S 4th St, Louisville, Kentucky 40202

Doors open one hour prior to the event. The Mercury Ballroom is an all-ages, standing room only venue, all tickets are General Admission unless otherwise stated.

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Beechwood Park Festival

Saturday, August 11, 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Beechwood Ave, Louisville, KY 40204, United States

Our 2nd Annual Beechwood Park Festival will celebrate all the progress we’ve made in the past year developing a new pocket park in the Highlands near Mid-City Mall. Entrance is free, and the public is invited to join all the fun.

We’ll feature a beer tent by Monnik Beer Co.; ValuMarket grill; music by Squeeze-bot; Squallis Puppeteers, and other children’s activities.

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