Category Archives: shopping

Weekender: April 19

<MUSIC> Saturday, April 19 ‘Astro Block Party’ Astro Black / Fat Rabbit 1000 E. Oak St. facebook.com/AstroBlackRecords Free; 9 a.m. Don’t let the weatherman fool you — spring has sprung, and that means it’s time to shake those frozen bones awake and take this party we call life to the streets. If your block isn’t […]

April 4 First Friday Trolley Hop

The First Friday Trolley Hop is on the the first Friday of the month, April 4. Explore the art galleries, museums, shops and restaurants along East & West Main & Market Streets from 5-11 p.m. Hop on and off the free trolley. “Party Animals” by Amy Wiedl is opening during First Friday at Block Party […]

March 28 FAT Friday Trolley Hop

F.A.T. Friday — the Frankfort Avenue Trolley on the final Friday of the month, March 28. Explore the art galleries, shops and restaurants along Frankfort, Story and Mellwood Avenues from 6-10 p.m. There’s free parking, then hop on and off the free trolley. “The Figure Revealed” Third Biennial Nude Exhibition at Kaviar Gallery, 1718 Frankfort […]

March 7 First Friday Trolley Hop

The First Friday Trolley Hop is on the first Friday of the month, March 7. Explore the art galleries, museums, shops and restaurants along East & West Main & Market Streets from 5-11 p.m. Hop on and off the free trolley. Wayne Ferguson will be showing his new work at CRAFT(s), 572 S. 4th St., […]

Feb. 28 FAT Friday Trolley Hop

FAT Friday – the Frankfort Ave. Trolley on the final Friday of the month, Feb. 28. Explore the art galleries, shops and restaurants along Frankfort, Story and Mellwood Avenues from 6-10 p.m. There’s free parking, then hop on and off the free trolley. Andre Foreman will be showing new paintings at Gallery Janjobe, Mellwood Arts […]

Feb. 7 First Friday Trolley Hop

The First Friday Trolley Hop is on the first Friday of the month, Feb. 7. Explore the art galleries, museums, shops and restaurants along East & West Main & Market Streets from 5-11 p.m. Hop on and off the free trolley. “Everyday Heroes II” by Victor Sweatt is at Wayside Expressions Gallery, Wayside Christian Mission, […]

Jan. 31 FAT Friday Trolley Hop

FAT Friday — the Frankfort Ave. Trolley on the final Friday of the month, Jan. 31. Explore the art galleries, shops and restaurants along Frankfort, Story and Mellwood Ave. from 6-10 p.m. There’s free parking, then hop on and off the free trolley. “In the Garden with the Beast” by Molly Uravitch is at the […]

Studio show and sale at Gallery 104

Gallery 104, 502-222-3822, 104 E. Main St. in LaGrange, is hosting its Seventh Anniversary Studio Show and Sale through Jan. 31.      

Jan. 3 First Friday Trolley Hop

The First Friday Trolley Hop is on the first Friday of the month, Jan. 3. Explore the art galleries, museums, shops and restaurants along east & West Main & Market Streets from 5-11 p.m. Hop on and off the free trolley. Local Speed, 2035 S. Third St., 634-2700, is showing “We’ll Wear a Jolly Crown” […]

Dec. 27 FAT Friday

FAT Friday — the Frankfort Avenue Trolley on the final Friday of the month, Dec. 27. Exploer the art galleries, shops and restaurants along Frankfort, Story and Mellwood Avenues from 6-10 p.m. There’s free parking, then hop on and off the free trolley.

Weekender: Dec. 20 – 22

Ultra Pop! Christmas Party Friday, Dec. 20 Ultra Pop! 960 Barret Ave. ultra-pop.com Free; 6-10 p.m. Louisville’s favorite eye-candy store, Ultra Pop!, hosts an ultra holiday party on Friday. Local artists will be onsite to peddle fresh art for the gift-giving season; you may recognize some names: Angryblue, MissHappyPink, Jeral Tidwell, Sarah Smith, MadPixel, Ben […]

Weekend visual art events

Quattra 4, made up of four jewelry designers/metalsmiths Roxy Lentz, Sharon Major, Lona Northener and Lesley Rahner Ewald are holding their latest jewelry show at the Terrance Room of the Louisville Boat Club. Saturday, Dec. 14 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. A portion of the sales will go to The Shamrock Pet Foundation. The Foundation helps with […]

rescheduled First Friday Trolley Hop

Due to the weather, the Dec. 6 First Friday Trolley Hop has been moved to Dec. 13 from 5-11 p.m. Also rescheduled is the Miracle on 4th St. celebration, part of First Friday. The opening reception for “Transformistas” by Ross Gordon at the Green Building Gallery, 561-1162, 732 E. Market St., is now during the […]

Weekender: Dec. 13-15

Joseph Arthur Friday, Dec. 13 Zanzabar 2100 S. Preston St. zanzabarlouisville.ticketfly.com $12-$15; 9 p.m. Joseph Arthur has always been good at making friends. When he does so, he doesn’t just stop with Joe Lunchbox; Arthur won over Peter Gabriel and R.E.M. early on, and now the WFPK favorite brings a band including R.E.M. bassist/Shiny Happy […]

Dec 6 First Friday Trolley Hop

The First Friday Trolley Hop is on the first Friday of the month, Dec. 6. Explore the art galleries, museums, shops and restaurants along East & West Main & Market Streets from 5-11 a.m. Hop on and off the free trolley. “100 Burning Boats” by Philip Campbell will be at garner narrative, 502-641-8086, 642 E. […]

Weekender: Dec. 6 – 8

Kathleen Lolley Friday, Dec. 6 WHY Louisville 806 E. Market St. whylouisville.com Free; 5 p.m. Artist Kathleen Lolley was a star, especially locally, as soon as she began showing her paintings a decade ago. Since then, the CalArts graduate has become even more well-known internationally, showing in bigger cities and selling to Hollywood stars. The […]

“Martinis & Mistletoe” at KMAC

The Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft’s holiday event “Martinis & Mistletoe” is back on Thursday, Dec. 5 from 5-8 p.m. The evening features items made by Kentucky artists as well as special recipe martinis, while the museum store will transform itself into a Nordic winter wonderland. $20 for non-members and free for members. 715 […]

Weekend visual art events

The LOCALS (Living on Clay and Louisville Soil) Holiday Pottery Sale is Saturday, Nov. 30 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Clifton Center, 2117 Payne St.

Nov. 29 FAT Friday

FAT Friday – the Frankfort Avenue Trolley on the final Friday of the month, Nov. 29. Explore the art galleries, shops and restaurants along Frankfort, Story and Mellwood Avenues from 6-10 p.m. There’s free parking, then hop on and off the free trolley.

Weekender: Nov. 29 – Dec. 1

The Tunesmiths Friday, Nov. 29 Louisville Palace 625 S. Fourth St. louisvillepalace.com $10; 9:30 p.m. The Tunesmiths have a new album for you — and by you, they mean each and every resident of Louisville. Their new album is called Derby City, and some of its songs include “Derby City” and “Jammin’ in the Ville.” […]