Calendar

july 2015


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If you would like additional information about an event, please use the contact information listed with the event. Event details are listed to the best of our knowledge and may be subject to change.


03

JUL

Duration: After the game

Venue: From the River (Part of July3&4 IndyFest)

Event Type: Fireworks

Contact: Louisville Bats | 502.212.2287

Event Website: www.batsbaseball.com

Friday night fireworks by the Louisville Bats.  Show begins right after the game.  For game tickets call 212-BATS or go to www.batsbaseball.com.

Admission: NA


04

JUL

Duration: July 4th | 5-10:15pm

Venue: Great Lawn

Event Type: Celebration!

Contact: 502.574.3768

Event Website:

Louisville's 4th of July Celebration on the Waterfront has returned this year with a great concert by the Louisville Orchestra featuring Teddy Abrams conducting with Ben Sollee and Jecorey "1200" Arthur. Activities start at 5pm with live music on the Waterfront stage; the Catfish Louie Kids Area; festival foods; the Leinenkugal Summer Shandy Beer Garden; and the Old Forester Red, White & Blue Bourbon Bar. At 8:30pm, the Louisville Orchestra concert begins, capped off by Louisville City FC Fireworks at 10pm.

Admission: FREE!


Waterfront Yoga

07

JUL

Duration: Every Tuesday through mid-September | 7-8pm

Venue: Brown-Forman Amphitheater (by Tumbleweed on the River)

Event Type: Yoga Class

Contact: Erin Cronin | Yoga weather cancellation hotline - 502.541.2933

Event Website:

Waterfront YogaCome enjoy the beauty of the waterfront and the relaxation and rejuvenation of yoga at the Brown-Forman Amphitheater, next to Tumbleweed.  Classes will be held Tuesdays at 7pm, weather permitting and are only $5 per person. Beginners are welcome! 

Bring yourself, your mat, and good vibes! Namaste.

Admission: $5

 


Louisville Film Society & the Kentucky Center present
Family Film Night

10

JUL

Duration: Friday, July 10 | 8-11pm

Venue: Belvedere - behind the Kentucky Center

Event Type: Movie night

Contact: The Kentucky Center | 502.566.5190 or 502.566.0100

Event Website:

BeetlejuiceJuly 10 movie: Beetlejuice

Mark your calendar and make plans to join us for Family Film Nights on the Belvedere! You'll want to bring your own folding chairs and blankets. Guests may bring coolers with outside food and non-alcoholic drinks as well.

NO OUTSIDE ALCOHOL OR GLASS PERMITTED. NO PETS PLEASE.

Alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase through the Kentucky Center's Bar Service.

Presented by the Louisville Film Society and the Kentucky Center in partnership with the Waterfront Development Corporation and Louisville Downtown Partnership.

Admission: FREE!

 


11

JUL

Duration: CANCELLED Saturday, July 11 | 7am-7pm

Venue: Harbor Lawn

Event Type:

Contact: Dare to Care Food Bank | 502.966.3821

Event Website: daretocare.org/events/paddle-for-hunger

Cancelled - new date to be announced!

Paddle for Hunger presented by the Louisville Mayor’s Office and Yum! Brands is a fun-filled day of teambuilding and competition as teams of ten race voyager canoes on the Ohio River. Proceeds benefit Dare to Care Food Bank.

Admission: Spectators are free. Canoe race participation starts at $2,500 for a team of ten.

 


Waterfront Yoga

14

JUL

Duration: Every Tuesday through mid-September | 7-8pm

Venue: Brown-Forman Amphitheater (by Tumbleweed on the River)

Event Type: Yoga Class

Contact: Erin Cronin | Yoga weather cancellation hotline - 502.541.2933

Event Website:

Waterfront YogaCome enjoy the beauty of the waterfront and the relaxation and rejuvenation of yoga at the Brown-Forman Amphitheater, next to Tumbleweed.  Classes will be held Tuesdays at 7pm, weather permitting and are only $5 per person. Beginners are welcome! 

Bring yourself, your mat, and good vibes! Namaste.

Admission: $5

 


17

JUL

Duration: After the game

Venue: Purple Upland Meadow

Event Type: Fireworks

Contact: Louisville Bats | 502.212.2287

Event Website: www.batsbaseball.com

Friday night fireworks by the Louisville Bats.  Show begins right after the game.  For game tickets call 212-BATS or go to www.batsbaseball.com.

Admission: NA


17-19

JUL

Duration: July 17-19

Venue: Waterfront Park

Event Type: Festival

Contact: ACEntertainment | 865.523.2665

Event Website: www.forecastlefest.com

Contact AC Entertainment, 865.523.2665 or info@acentertainment.com

My Morning JacketFor musical lineup, go to forecastlefest.com/

THE FORECASTLE FESTIVAL is a port-of-call where the world gathers to experience the best in Music, Art, and Activism®. A celebration of sights, sounds, and sustainability, Forecastle connects travelers North, South, East, and West. Merging entertainment with education, Forecastle inspires a voyage of personal growth and global change.

Find us online: forecastlefest.comfacebook.com/ForecastleFest • @forecastle

Admission:

 


Waterfront Yoga

21

JUL

Duration: Every Tuesday through mid-September | 7-8pm

Venue: Brown-Forman Amphitheater (by Tumbleweed on the River)

Event Type: Yoga Class

Contact: Erin Cronin | Yoga weather cancellation hotline - 502.541.2933

Event Website:

Waterfront YogaCome enjoy the beauty of the waterfront and the relaxation and rejuvenation of yoga at the Brown-Forman Amphitheater, next to Tumbleweed.  Classes will be held Tuesdays at 7pm, weather permitting and are only $5 per person. Beginners are welcome! 

Bring yourself, your mat, and good vibes! Namaste.

Admission: $5

 


26

JUL

Duration: July 26 | 5pm 'til sunset

Venue: Big Four Lawn

Event Type: Music/Picnic

Contact: Sara Soltau | 502.814.6515

Event Website: wuol.org/summerlistening/

Summer Listening PartySlow Down, Sit Back, and Listen with Classical 90.5 on the Big Four Lawn. Watch the sunset, bring a picnic, and fly a kite to the soundtrack of nature-inspired compositions. Hear selections from our final week of Summer Listening, exploring nature and music, broadcasted down by the river. Don’t have a kite? Make one at our kite building tent!

Sign up to be a Summer Listener HERE. All ages can join for free!

Admission: FREE



Waterfront Yoga

28

JUL

Duration: Every Tuesday through mid-September | 7-8pm

Venue: Brown-Forman Amphitheater (by Tumbleweed on the River)

Event Type: Yoga Class

Contact: Erin Cronin | Yoga weather cancellation hotline - 502.541.2933

Event Website:

Waterfront YogaCome enjoy the beauty of the waterfront and the relaxation and rejuvenation of yoga at the Brown-Forman Amphitheater, next to Tumbleweed.  Classes will be held Tuesdays at 7pm, weather permitting and are only $5 per person. Beginners are welcome! 

Bring yourself, your mat, and good vibes! Namaste.

Admission: $5

 


29

JUL

Duration: Wednesday, July 29 | 5pm - ?

Venue: Big Four Lawn

Event Type: Concert

Contact: Waterfront Development Corporation/Ashley smith or WFPK
502.574.3768 or 502.814.6500

Event Website: www.wfpk.org

Strand of OaksMusical Guests: Fantastic Negrito, Strand of Oaks (right), and American Aquarium.

2015 marks the 14th year of Louisville’s most popular after work concert series! The Waterfront Development Corporation and Louisville Public Media work together to offer free concerts on the Big Four Lawn featuring national and local artists.  Concerts take place on the last Wednesday of every month, April through September. There is a cash bar and great upscale festival food.   

Outside food and alcohol are prohibited. No coolers, no glass & no pets allowed in the event area of the Big Four Lawn. For more information, please call 814-6500.  Lawn chairs and blankets are encouraged. 

TROLLEY SERVICE: To alleviate parking congestion caused by the KY/IN Bridges project, a free trolley service, courtesy of Republic Bank, will be offered between Witherspoon and the Big Four Lawn for people who park West of I-65. The Republic Bank Easy Trolley will run a continuous loop between 6:00 p.m. until 10:30 p.m. We strongly suggest parking West of I -65 in the Witherspoon, Humana and surface lots. VIEW MAP OF PARKING OPTIONS HERE. 

ABOUT WATERFRONT WEDNESDAY
Waterfront Wednesday is presented by 91.9 WFPK and the Waterfront Development Corporation with support from Friends of the Waterfront and our sponsors.

 

Goose Island

 
Republic Bank
Passport Health Plan
Friends of the Waterfront
 

Admission: Free!

 


31

JUL

Duration: After the game

Venue: Purple Upland Meadow

Event Type: Fireworks

Contact: Louisville Bats | 502.212.2287

Event Website: www.batsbaseball.com

Friday night fireworks by the Louisville Bats.  Show begins right after the game.  For game tickets call 212-BATS or go to www.batsbaseball.com.

Admission: NA

 

 

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