Things to Do in Louisville

    October Events:

    Oct 1

    Analog Cannibal, North by North, jeez Loueez @ Butchertown Social

    Dead Horses @ Zanzabar

    Historic Old Louisville Walking Tour @ 4th Street

    Oct 2

    Lizzo @ Louisville Palace

    Live jazz @ Nachbar

    2019 Taste of Louisville @ Mile Wide Beer Company

    Oct 3

    Spafford @ Zanzabar

    Historic Old Louisville Walking Tour @ 4th Street

    The World’s Largest Halloween Party @ Louisville Zoo

    Chick-FiL-A Daddy Daughter Princess Ball

    Oct 4

    JCPS Fall Break

    Waterfront Botanical Gardens Grand Opening @ Waterfront Botanical Gardens

    Skid Row with Fire Department @Iroquois Ampitheater

    Louisville Palace Halloween Movie Series: Beetlejuice @ Louisville Palace

    The World’s Largest Halloween Party @ Louisville Zoo

    St. James Art Fair

    Oct 5

    JCPS Fall Break

    St. James Art Fair @ St. James Court

    The Four Horsemen @ Mercury Ballroom

    Maggie’s 5k @ Waterfront Park

    LRS Fest @ Waterfront Park

    The World’s Largest Halloween Party @ Louisville Zoo

    Oct 6

    JCPS Fall Break

    Support Paws with Purpose @ Le Moo

    Bitchcraft Fair Louisville @ Louisville Palace

    The World’s Largest Halloween Party @ Louisville Zoo

    Octoberfest @ Blind Squirrel

    St. James Art Fair @ St. James Court

    Oct 7

    JCPS Fall Break

    Live jazz with the Buzzard @ Decca Restaurant

    How Great Thou Art- The Gospel Music of Elvis Presley

    Oct 8

    Historic Old Louisville Walking Tour @ 4th Street

    Art + Lunch @ 21C Museum

    Oct 9

    Lucy Dacus with Liza Anne and Sun June @ Headliners

    Live jazz @ Nachbar

    Phil Collins Still Not Dead Yet, Live! @ KFC Yum Center

    Waterfront Botanical Gardens Preview Party @ Waterfront Botanical Gardens

    Oct 10

    Andrea Gibson @ Headliners

    Here Comes the Mummies @ Mercury Ballroom

    Historic Old Louisville Walking Tour @ 4th Street

    The World’s Largest Halloween Party @ Louisville Zoo

    Oct 11

    Thomas Rhett: A Very Hot Summer Tour 2019 @ KFC Yum Center

    Bulleit Frontier Fair @ Bulleit Bourbon

    Louisville Men’s Basketball

    The World’s Largest Halloween Party @ Louisville Zoo

    Oct 12

    Gravely Oktoberfest @ Gravely Brewing Company

    Wine on the River @ Waterfront Park

    The World’s Largest Halloween Party @ Louisville Zoo

    Jack O’Lantern Spectacular @ Iroquois Ampitheater

    Foxhollow Farm Hoedown @ Foxhollow Farm

    80’s and 90’s Rock the Belle Cruise

    Louisville City Fan Appreciation Day @ Slugger Field

    Oct 13

    Making Movies @ Odeon Louisville

    Rupaul’s Drag Race: Werq the World Tour 2019 @ Louisville Palace

    2019 Louisville Kidney Walk @ Waterfront Park

    Ironman Louisville @ Waterfront Park

    Femme Fair @ Copper and Kings Distillery

    Oct 14

    Columbus Day

    Live jazz with the Buzzard @ Decca

    Quiz Night @ Tin Roof

    Oct 15

    Wage War @ Mercury Ballroom

    Historic Old Louisville Walking Tour @ 4th Street

    Farm to Table Dinner @ Jeptha Creed

    Oct 16

    Wale- Everything is Fine Tour @ Mercury Ballroom

    Live jazz @ Nachbar

    Human Trafficking and Sexual Exploitation Seminar @ University of Louisville

    Oct 17

    Carrie Underwood @ KFC Yum Center

    Jidenna-85 to Africa Tour @ Mercury Ballroom

    Maddie and Tae’s Meet and Greet @ KFC Yum Center

    The World’s Largest Halloween Party @ Louisville Zoo

    Oct 18

    Ruston Kelly @ Mercury Ballroom

    Louisville Palace Halloween Movie Series: Hocus Locus @ Louisville Palace

    Wu-Tang Clan @ Old Forester’s Paristown Hall

    Chance the Rapper: The Big Day Plus Special Guests @ KFC Yum Center

    The World’s Largest Halloween Party @ Louisville Zoo

    Wreking Crue- The Motley Crue Experience with Wyld Ryde @ Bourbon Hall

    Oct 19

    Southern Culture on the Skids @ Headliners

    Via Colori Street Painting Festival @ Waterfront Park

    Courier Journal Wine and Food Experience @ Meeting St.

    Urban Bourbon Half Marathon @ 4th Street Live

    Oct 20

    The World’s Largest Halloween Party @ Louisville Zoo

    Secret Garden Party @ Yew Dell Botanical Gardens

    Pumpkin Pickin’ with the Panellas

    Bounce Fest- the All Adults Inflatables Festival @ Water Tower Park

    Oct 21

    Live jazz with the Buzzard @ Decca

    Quiz Night @ Tin Roof

    Oct 22

    Fall, Halloween or Thanksgiving Flower Arrangement @ The Hub

    Celine Dion: Courage World Tour @ KFC Yum Center

    Oct 23

    Big K.R.I.T. – From the South with Love @ Mercury Ballroom

    Live jazz @ Nachbar

    Historic Old Louisville Walking Tour @ 4th Street

    Oct 24

    Vince Gill @ The Louisville Palace

    Historic Old Louisville Walking Tour @ 4th Street

    The World’s Largest Halloween Party @ Louisville Zoo

    Oct 25

    MercyMe: Imagine Nation Tour with Crowder and Micah Tyler @ KFC Yum Center

    The World’s Largest Halloween Party @ Louisville Zoo

    Louisville City Halloween Party @ Slugger Field

    Oct 26

    Tony and the Tan Lines 80’s Extravaganza, Part 2 @ Headliners

    Halloween for Huntington’s Disease @ Mercury Ballroom

    Out of the Grave 5k @ Waterfront Park

    Historic Old Louisville Walking Tour @ 4th Street

    Nightmare on Fourth Street Halloween Party @ 4th Street Live

    Oct 27

    Atreyu-20 year Anniversary Tour @ Mercury Ballroom

    The World’s Largest Halloween Party @ Louisville Zoo

    Bounce Fest- the All Adults Inflatables Festival @ Water Tower Park

    Oct 28

    Tiffany @ Headliners

    Live jazz @ Decca

    Oct 29

    Loud Luxury @ Mercury Ballroom

    Historic Old Louisville Walking Tour @ 4th Street

    Oct 30

    Live jazz @ Nachbar

    Roy Orbison and Buddy Holly- The Rock ’n’ Roll Dream Tour

    Disney’s the Lion King @ Kentucky Center

    Hocus Pocus Trivia @ Tin Roof

    Swan Lake @ Louisville Memorial Auditorium

    Oct 31

    Historic Old Louisville Walking Tour @ 4th Street

    Halloween @ Hideaway Saloon

    Halloween @ Hard Rock Cafe

     

    November  Calendar of Events

    Nov 1

    Louisville Palace Movie Series: Nightmare Before Christmas @ Louisville Palace

    Historic Old Louisville Walking Tour

    Disney’s The Lion King @ Kentucky Center

    Nov 2

    Chris Stapleton @ KFC Yum Center

    Coin @ Mercury Ballroom

    Out of the Darkness Walk @ Waterfront Park

    Disney’s The Lion King @ Kentucky Center

    Bacon Jam Festival @ Fourth Street Live

    Nov 3

    Fall Back!

    Disney’s The Lion King @ Kentucky Center

    Daylight Savings Ends

    Nov 4

    Live Jazz with the Buzzard @ Decca Restaurant

    The Return: A Beatles Tribute @ Derby Dinner Playhouse

    Nov 5

    Louisville WBB vs WKU @ KFC Yum Center

    Disney’s The Lion King @ Kentucky Center

    Nov 6

    The Chainsmokers @ KFC Yum Center

    Live Jazz @ Nachbar

    Wine Down Wednesdays @ Flavour

    Nov 7

    Disney’s The Lion King @ Kentucky Center

    Ky Wireless Holiday Event and Social @ Churchill Downs

    Nov 8

    Blues Traveler @ Headliners

    Nick Offerman @ Louisville Palace

    Sixteen Candles @ Mercury Ballroom

    Louisville WBB vs. Murray State @ Mercury Ballroom

    Disney’s The Lion King @ Kentucky Center

    Nov 9

    Steve Aoki @ Fourth Street Live

    Louisville Soul Music Fest @ KFC Yum Center

    Lizzo Drag Brunch @ Le Moo

    Louisville MBB vs. Youngstown State @ KFC Yum Center

    USA Cares March of Valor @ Waterfront Park

    Disney’s The Lion King @ Kentucky Center

    Nov 10

    Disney’s The Lion King @ Kentucky Center

    Owsley Sunday @ Speed Art Museum

    Nov 11

    Live Jazz with the Buzzard @ Decca Restaurant

    World of Dance Live Tour! @ Louisville Palace

    Louisville Veterans Day Parade

    Veterans Day

    Nov 12

    Goo Goo Dolls @ Louisville Palace

    Louisville MBB vs. Indiana State @ KFC Yum Center

    Disney’s The Lion King @ Kentucky Center

    Louisville Job Fair @ Hilton Garden Inn Northeast

    Nov 13

    Wilco Ode To Joy Tour @ Louisville Palace

    Live Jazz @ Nachbar

    Wine Down Wednesdays @ Flavour Restaurant

    Disney’s The Lion King @ Kentucky Center

    Nov 14

    Gary Allan @ Louisville Palace

    The Noise Presents Falling in Reverse @ Mercury Ballroom

    Louisville WBB vs Central Michigan @ KFC Yum Center

    Disney’s The Lion King @ Kentucky Center

    North American Championship Rodeo @ Freedom Hall

    Nov 15

    Incubus @ Louisville Palace

    Satisfaction- international Rolling Stones Tribute Show @ Mercury Ballroom

    Disney’s The Lion King @ Kentucky Center

    North American Championship Rodeo @ Freedom Hall

    Nov 16

    Dirty Mind @ META

    King Diamond: The Insitute North American Tour @ Louisville Palace

    Louisville MBB vs. NCC @ KFC Yum Center

    Tree Giveaway @ Louisville Zoo

    Disney’s The Lion King @ Kentucky Center

    North American Championship Rodeo @ Freedom Hall

    Nov 17

    Elvis Costello & The Imposters @ Louisville Palace

    Disney’s The Lion King @ Kentucky Center

    Nov 18

    Live Jazz with the Buzzard @ Decca Restaurant

    Nov 19

    Alice Cooper @ Louisville Palace

    Vintage Trouble @ Mercury Ballroom

    Thanksgiving Flower Arrangement @ The Hub

    Nov 20

    The Fall Tour of Hobo Johnson & The Lovemakers @ Mercury Ballroom

    Live Jazz @ Nachbar

    Louisville MBB vs. USC Upstate @ KFC Yum Center

    Nov 21

    Louisville WBB @ KFC Yum Center

    Thanksgiving Cupcake Class @ 3rd Turn Brewery

    Nov 22

    Seven Sense Festival’s Psychedelic Soiree Featuring Black Mountain @ Headliners

    Trippin Billies: The Dave Matthews Band Tribute @ Mercury Ballroom

    Nov 23

    Ruen Brothers @ Zanzabar

    The Piano Guys @ Louisville Palace

    For King and Country: Burn the Ships @ KFC Yum Center

    Nov 24

    Yelawolf @ Mercury Ballroom

    Louisville MBB vs. Akron @ KFC Yum Center

    Louisville WBB vs. Boise State @ KFC Yum Center

    Nov 25

    Live Jazz with the Buzzard @ Decca Restaurant

    Louisville Youth Orchestra: The Power of One @ Brown Theatre

    Nov 26

    We Will Rock You @ Louisville Palace

    Panella Pie Day

    Nov 27

    Live Jazz @ Nachbar

    Wine Down Wednesdays @ Flavour Restaurant

    That Arena Rock Show: Big Hair Thanksgiving Eve @ Mercury Ballroom

    Nov 28

    Thanksgiving

    Louisville Hungry Turkey 5k @ Louisville Waterfront Park

    Thanksgiving Day Cruise @ Captain’s Quarters

    Thanksgiving Day @ The Hideaway Saloon

    Nov 29

    Yuletide @ Yew Dell

    Black Friday

    Light Up Louisville @ Downtown Louisville

    Light Up Louisville Parade

    Nov 30

    Jackyl @ Mercury Ballroom

    Merry Country Christmas @ Ogle Center

    Elf on the Shelf: A Christmas Musical @ Louisville Palace

    Louisville Orchestra: Home For the Holidays @ Kentucky Center

    Yuletide @ Yew Dell

    Frankfort Avenue Trolley Hop @ Frankfort Avenue