Plan Your Derby City Weekend: June 1-3

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Here are some of the great events happening around Derby City this weekend.

"I Am Ali" Festival

June 1 – 10

Various Locations

Series of special events taking place at local businesses to celebrate the life and legacy of Muhammad Ali.

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Germantown Schnitzelburg Blues Festival

Friday, June 1: 6 p.m. – 12 a.m.
Saturday, June 2: 4 p.m. – 12 a.m.

Hickory St. & Burnette Ave.

Live Blues performances

Free admission
Portion of proceeds benefit Blessings in a Backpack

Performance Schedule

Louisville Tango Festival

June 1 – 3

The Seelbach Hilton

Argentine Tango Showcase, Concert & Milonga
Great Gatsby Party
Tango classes and workshops

Full Schedule of Events

MFSA Derby Bowl

Saturday, June 2
4 p.m.

Flaget Field
4425 Greenwood Ave

River City Hurricanes vs. Kentuckiana Calvary in the inaugural Derby Bowl football game.

Admission: $5
Ages 12 & under are free

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Saturday, June 2
11 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Iroquois Amphitheater

Celebration of Diversity
Hosted by Americana
International food, cultural performances, family activities


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Beads Jewelry Gems Show

Saturday, June 2: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday, June 3: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Ramada Plaza Hotel & Conference Center
9700 Bluegrass Parkway

Huge selection of beading supplies, gemstones, crystals and much more
Wholesale and retail vendors

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Greek Fest

Saturday, June 2: 4 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Sunday, June 3: 11 a.m. – 11 p.m.

Assumption Greek Orthodox church
930 Ormsby Ave

Greek Food, Pastries
Greek dancing performances
Live Bouzouki Music by the Kostas Kastanis Band
Free Entrance and Free Parking

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Jacob Williams Homecoming

Saturday, June 2
9:30 p.m.

The Caravan Comedy Club
1250 Bardstown Road

Also featuring Ub Thomas and Charlie Walker
Hosted by Misty Stine

Tickets start at $16

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New Year's Eve in the Summer Time

Saturday, June 2
9 p.m. – 2 a.m.

Mercury Ballroom

DJ Matt Anthony – Funk/Soul
DJ Fyah P – Reggae
DJ NerddBoi – Hip Hop/R&B

Midnight balloon drop & champagne toast

General Admission: $25
VIP: $45

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LBC Sunday Ride

Sunday, June 3
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Falls City Community BikeWorks
1217 Logan St.

Free ride for all skill levels
#1 terrain level – flat route of 10-15 miles

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Unique Styles Fashion Show

Sunday June 3
4 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Kentucky Center for Performing Arts

Wearable art & sculpture
Women’s boutique styles
Fashion inspired by the 1970s

Free admission

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