Here are some great things to do around Louisville this weekend
Derby City Jazz Festival
Friday, August 10th, 3 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Saturday, August 11th, 3 p.m. – 11 p.m.
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.
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.
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.
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
Hulk Super Hero Night
Saturday, August 11, 6:30 p.m. – 10 p.m.
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! 💪😤⚾️
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.
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!!
The Four Horsemen: The Ultimate Tribute to Metallica
Saturday, August 11, 9 p.m.
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.
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.