Plan Your Derby City Weekend: May 17-19

Here are some great things to get out and do around Derby City this weekend:

Disney on Ice

Friday: 7 p.m.
Saturday: 1 p.m. & 5 p.m.
Sunday: 2 p.m.

KFC Yum! Center

Prices vary by performance.

Audiences will be a part of the magic of Disney as Mouse-ter of Ceremonies Mickey Mouse leads a parade of more than 50 beloved characters starring Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Goofy and featuring an ensemble of Disney Princesses including Cinderella, Rapunzel, Ariel, Snow White and Tiana. The wintry wonderland of Disney’s Frozen also comes to life with Anna, Elsa, and the hilarious Olaf, as they discover that true love is the greatest magic of all.  Exciting moments from Disney•Pixar’s Finding Nemo, Disney’s Aladdin and Beauty and the Beast will leave the whole family with memories to last a lifetime.

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Music Trifecta


Doors open at 6 p.m.
Show starts at 7 p.m.

Shepherdsville Country Music Show
1833 HWY 44 West

$25 – $75

Music by: John Schneider aka Bo Duke from The Dukes of Hazzard, Gary Brewer & The Kentucky Ramblers and Christian Davis

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Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival


11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Big Four Lawn
Waterfront Park

$5 Pre-sale
$10 Gate Admission

Food trucks & craft breweries, radio stations playing music.

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8th Annual Springfest in Old Louisville


10 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Toonerville Trolley Park
1215 South Brook St.


Springfest is Old Louisville’s biggest springtime festival and neighborhood market, with nearly 10,000 visitors, tons of vendors, food trucks and artists. The Kosair Kidzone has inflatables and obstacle courses for children to jump, play, and explore. There will be free face painting and games.

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Norton Commons Art Festival

Saturday & Sunday

11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Norton Commons Town Center
10712 Meeting Street 


100+ artists and crafters provide a rich variety of hand-made artisan products. There will also be live music, a kids area, and food & drinks.


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Young Professions Pop-Up


3 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Copper & Kings Courtyard

$5 Admission

Discounted cocktails, food trucks, live Dj and more. Rain or Shine. RSVP is required for entry. 21+ Dress Code is enforced: No ball caps, white tees, or joggers.

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