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Apr
6
12:00 PM12:00

Old Louisville Mansions Tour

2nd Annual Old Louisville Mansion Tour

An annual event, the Mansions Tours feature some of the greatest architecture on Fourth Street and Third Street in Old Louisville. Eight premier mansions and museums will be on display with supreme art and antique collections. So this is not just a home tour it is an art, antique, architecture, and history lovers dream tour.

Tickets 

$25 in advance online and at the Visitors Center in Central Park (1340 S 4th Street or call 502-635-5244)

$30 day of at the Conrad Caldwell House (1402 St. James Court).

Group tours welcome, please contact Shawn Williams at shawn.williams@oldlouisville.org

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Proceeds benefit the Conrad Caldwell House and the Old Louisville Neighborhood Council.

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Apr
7
12:00 PM12:00

Old Louisville Mansions Tour

2nd Annual Old Louisville Mansion Tour

An annual event, the Mansions Tours feature some of the greatest architecture on Fourth Street and Third Street in Old Louisville. Eight premier mansions and museums will be on display with supreme art and antique collections. So this is not just a home tour it is an art, antique, architecture, and history lovers dream tour.

Tickets 

$25 in advance online and at the Visitors Center in Central Park (1340 S 4th Street or call 502-635-5244)

$30 day of at the Conrad Caldwell House (1402 St. James Court).

Group tours welcome, please contact Shawn Williams at shawn.williams@oldlouisville.org

BUY TICKETS ONLINE

Proceeds benefit the Conrad Caldwell House and the Old Louisville Neighborhood Council.

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Old Louisville Springfest
May
18
10:00 AM10:00

Old Louisville Springfest

8th Annual Springfest

With nearly 10,000 visitors, tons of vendors, food trucks, artists Kosair Kidzone, music and beer garden, our neighborhood is brimming with excitement! rain or shine please join us on Saturday May 18th in Toonerville Trolley Park, near the corner of Brook & Oak Street in Historic Old Louisville. Springfest is Old Louisville's biggest springtime festival and neighborhood market, and is always FREE and open to the general public. Springfest kicks off at 10 AM and rocks, eats, and shops until 9 PM!

Proceeds benefit the Toonerville Trolley Neighborhood Association.

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Old Louisville Hidden Treasures Garden Tour
Jun
8
10:00 AM10:00

Old Louisville Hidden Treasures Garden Tour

26th Annual Old Louisville Hidden Treasures Garden Tour

On the second weekend of June each year, Louisville offers glimpses into one of its best-kept secrets. The Old Louisville Hidden Treasures Garden Tour welcomes garden lovers into the private green spaces of the nation’s largest Victorian residential neighborhood. Our gardeners share their personal retreats, tucked behind stately Victorian mansions and protected by vine-covered walls and privacy fences.

The registration will-call table and vendor tables will again be on the lawn of the Conrad-Caldwell House Museum at 1402 St. James Court. Visitors may rest, refresh, and shop a silent auction for garden related items, Father’s Day baskets and entertainment packages in the air-conditioned Haskins Hall, adjacent to the museum. 

The DuPont Inn Bed and Breakfast will again host Art In The Garden, a gathering of local artists who will create and sell art work in the Inn's lovely garden between noon and 5 PM all weekend.

Tickets

$20 on the day/s of the tour, or
$15 in advance (before 5 pm, June 7, 2019).
Seniors 65 and over: $15 in advance or on the day/s of the tour.

Tickets purchased online will be available at Will Call, 1402 St. James Court, on the days of the tour.

All proceeds from the Garden Tour are used to preserve and improve this historic community. We thank you for your support!

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Old Louisville Hidden Treasures Garden Tour
Jun
9
10:00 AM10:00

Old Louisville Hidden Treasures Garden Tour

26th Annual Old Louisville Hidden Treasures Garden Tour

On the second weekend of June each year, Louisville offers glimpses into one of its best-kept secrets. The Old Louisville Hidden Treasures Garden Tour welcomes garden lovers into the private green spaces of the nation’s largest Victorian residential neighborhood. Our gardeners share their personal retreats, tucked behind stately Victorian mansions and protected by vine-covered walls and privacy fences.

The registration will-call table and vendor tables will again be on the lawn of the Conrad-Caldwell House Museum at 1402 St. James Court. Visitors may rest, refresh, and shop a silent auction for garden related items, Father’s Day baskets and entertainment packages in the air-conditioned Haskins Hall, adjacent to the museum. 

The DuPont Inn Bed and Breakfast will again host Art In The Garden, a gathering of local artists who will create and sell art work in the Inn's lovely garden between noon and 5 PM all weekend.

Tickets

$20 on the day/s of the tour, or
$15 in advance (before 5 pm, June 7, 2019).
Seniors 65 and over: $15 in advance or on the day/s of the tour.

Tickets purchased online will be available at Will Call, 1402 St. James Court, on the days of the tour.

All proceeds from the Garden Tour are used to preserve and improve this historic community. We thank you for your support!

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Aug
23
6:00 PM18:00

Old Lou Brew Craft Beer Festival

3rd Annual Old Louisville Brew Craft Beer Festival

The Old Louisville Neighborhood Council is proud to host our third annual craft beer festival called “Old Lou Brew” August 23, 2019. Come and enjoy great craft beer from Kentucky’s independent brewers. Each brewer will offer a unique beer from their taprooms.

Local Kentucky Brewers, Food Trucks, Live Music: Bridge 19 band

Location:

Central Park Amphitheater (1340 S 4th Street)

Admission: $10

Show ticket voucher at the gate. Or purchase tickets at the gate.

21 and older event

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This is a fundraiser for the Old Louisville Neighborhood Council, a nonprofit organization of the 15 neighborhood associations of Old Louisville, who work on behalf of the community.

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Oct
4
10:00 AM10:00

St. James Court Art Show

62nd Annual St. James Court Art Show®

The St. James Court Art Show® is a juried fine arts and contemporary crafts show featuring over 700 artists from around the U.S. held among the country’s largest collection of Victorian homes in the heart of historic Old Louisville. This 4-square block, outdoor art show takes place annually on the first weekend of October, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. 2018 will be the 62nd annual St. James Court Art Show. Show hours are: 10am - 6pm Friday & Saturday, 10am - 5pm on Sunday.

Free Admission. Rain or Shine. No pets allowed.

Directions:

The St. James Court Art Show is held in Historic Old Louisville just south of Central Park on St. James Court, Belgravia Court, Magnolia Avenue, Third and Fourth Streets.

Find the Art Show on Google maps.

For a GPS, use: 1402 St James Court, Louisville, KY 40208

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Oct
5
10:00 AM10:00

St. James Court Art Show

62nd Annual St. James Court Art Show®

The St. James Court Art Show® is a juried fine arts and contemporary crafts show featuring over 700 artists from around the U.S. held among the country’s largest collection of Victorian homes in the heart of historic Old Louisville. This 4-square block, outdoor art show takes place annually on the first weekend of October, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. 2018 will be the 62nd annual St. James Court Art Show. Show hours are: 10am - 6pm Friday & Saturday, 10am - 5pm on Sunday.

Free Admission. Rain or Shine. No pets allowed.

Directions:

The St. James Court Art Show is held in Historic Old Louisville just south of Central Park on St. James Court, Belgravia Court, Magnolia Avenue, Third and Fourth Streets.

Find the Art Show on Google maps.

For a GPS, use: 1402 St James Court, Louisville, KY 40208

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Oct
6
10:00 AM10:00

St. James Court Art Show

62nd Annual St. James Court Art Show®

The St. James Court Art Show® is a juried fine arts and contemporary crafts show featuring over 700 artists from around the U.S. held among the country’s largest collection of Victorian homes in the heart of historic Old Louisville. This 4-square block, outdoor art show takes place annually on the first weekend of October, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. 2018 will be the 62nd annual St. James Court Art Show. Show hours are: 10am - 6pm Friday & Saturday, 10am - 5pm on Sunday.

Free Admission. Rain or Shine. No pets allowed.

Directions:

The St. James Court Art Show is held in Historic Old Louisville just south of Central Park on St. James Court, Belgravia Court, Magnolia Avenue, Third and Fourth Streets.

Find the Art Show on Google maps.

For a GPS, use: 1402 St James Court, Louisville, KY 40208

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Oct
11
6:30 PM18:30

Garvin Gate Blues Festival

24th Annual Garvin Gate Blues Festival

Meet us at The Gate, Friday & Saturday, October 11 & 12, 2019!

A FREE annual two-day arts and music event featuring local and national performers, a celebration of both the blues and the arts, this festival attracts a multiracial, intergenerational audience. In addition to continuous live entertainment from two stages the festival has an array of food and drink vendors and over 50 crafts booths.

The second weekend of October, Friday, October 11, 6:30 - 11:15 pm, and Saturday, October 12, 2 - 11:15 pm. Please support our food and drink vendors within the festival area, they are what help to keep this free event. We are pet friendly, but only crowd-friendly pets, please. Coolers, cans, and bottles are not allowed.

One mile south of downtown Louisville, on Oak Street and Garvin Place, which are closed to traffic. The festival’s crafts area is in a block of 1880-90s Victorian homes on a quiet tree-lined cul-de-sac. Plenty of free on-street parking is available. We’re on several TARC bus routes and there's a LouVelo bike sharing dock on Garvin Place.

The festival is presented by Four Roses Bourbon and Garvin Gate Neighborhood and sponsored by Louisville Metro Council President David James, Genscape, and FMS Commercial Cleaning. Proceeds benefit Old Louisville, A Recipe to End HungerFamily & Children’s Place, and NAMI Louisville.

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Oct
12
2:00 PM14:00

Garvin Gate Blues Festival

24th Annual Garvin Gate Blues Festival

Meet us at The Gate, Friday & Saturday, October 11 & 12, 2019!

A FREE annual two-day arts and music event featuring local and national performers, a celebration of both the blues and the arts, this festival attracts a multiracial, intergenerational audience. In addition to continuous live entertainment from two stages the festival has an array of food and drink vendors and over 50 crafts booths.

The second weekend of October, Friday, October 11, 6:30 - 11:15 pm, and Saturday, October 12, 2 - 11:15 pm. Please support our food and drink vendors within the festival area, they are what help to keep this free event. We are pet friendly, but only crowd-friendly pets, please. Coolers, cans, and bottles are not allowed.

One mile south of downtown Louisville, on Oak Street and Garvin Place, which are closed to traffic. The festival’s crafts area is in a block of 1880-90s Victorian homes on a quiet tree-lined cul-de-sac. Plenty of free on-street parking is available. We’re on several TARC bus routes and there's a LouVelo bike sharing dock on Garvin Place.

The festival is presented by Four Roses Bourbon and Garvin Gate Neighborhood and sponsored by Louisville Metro Council President David James, Genscape, and FMS Commercial Cleaning. Proceeds benefit Old Louisville, A Recipe to End HungerFamily & Children’s Place, and NAMI Louisville.

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