Plan Your Derby City Weekend: February 22-24

Here are some great things to do around Louisville this weekend

Louisville Auto Show

Friday: 2 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Kentucky Expo Center

More than 125 vehicles on display and available for test drives

$7 online
$10 at the door
14 & under free

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Image & Word: A Text-based Art Show

Opening reception Friday

6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Kaviar Forge & Gallery
147 Stevenson Ave.

Words have intertwined with visual artwork for millennia. This group show highlights work by 26 artists from 8 states exploring written language in their visual art practice.

Exhibit runs through April 6

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Derby City Roller Girls Season Opener


Doors open at 5 p.m.
6 p.m. – River City Royals vs. Cincinnati Junior Rollergirls
8 p.m. – Derby City All-Stars vs. Demolition City Roller Derby

Kentucky International Convention Center
221 South 4th St.

General Admission: $12

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Rock On Winter


Doors open at 4 p.m.
Show starts at 5 p.m.

The Grand
138 East Market St.
New Albany


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Louisville Orchestra's Festival of American Music


8 p.m.

Kentucky Center for Performing Arts

Performed as a ballet, Appalachian Spring touches on the primal issues of marriage, survival, and eternal regeneration. Plus The Way Forth, a new “folk opera” by Louisville native Rachel Grimes.

Tickets start at $27

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The Tenth Man


3 p.m.

Gheens Science Hall
106 West Brandeis Ave.

Film screening and discussion with Arizona State University professor David William Foster. This event is in partnership with the Jewish Film Festival.

Reservations recommended:

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Oscar Watch Party


7 p.m.

Copper & Kings
1121 East Washington St.

Red carpet, live broadcast of 91st Academy Awards, food, open bar.

Tickets: $100 – includes one-year membership to Louisville Film Society

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