Happy Hump Day? Already dreaming about the weekend? We are.  It’s a busy month, and New2Lou has curated a great list for this week…

Stacey Servo and Amador Delatorre III created New2Lou for people new to Our Fair City, as well for locals looking to expand their social and entertainment horizons. Here are their recommendations for this weekend.

Is it just us or is this summer flying by? Can you believe it’s already August? The time is now to get out, be social and take advantage of the remainder of the summer! So what’s on the radar this week? A ton of great reasons to stay out late in this fine city of ours!

Looking for more fun events around town?  Check out the local calendars on our events page.

Wednesday (8/7) St. Charles Exchange Live music series –  Enjoy live music on the St Charles Exchange back patio every Wednesday from 7 – 10 pm for the remainder of the summer.  For updates on live music schedule, visit St. Charles’ Facebook page. Free and open to the public.

Thursday (8/8) Louisville Magazine Launch Party – Join Louisville Magazine as they celebrate the launch of the August ‘Top Docs’ issue from 5:30 to 7:30 pm at Varanese Restaurant. Free appetizers, drink specials and a free copy of the August issue. Free and open to the public.

Friday (8/9) Myths Among the Stars – A perfect Friday night date night! Spend an evening under the stars at the Frazier learning about the constellations and exploring the mythology of the cosmos. Tickets are $25. Use promo code MERMAID and get $3 off!

Saturday (8/10) Bourbon History Course – Are you a bourbon connoisseur? Here’s your opportunity to take your bourbon IQ to the next level. Join our friends at Moonshine University for a Bourbon History course featuring bourbon Historian and author Michael Veach. Tickets are $29.

Saturday (8/10) Revelry’s 3 Year Anniversary – Join Revelry Boutique Gallery celebrate 3 years as they debut the much anticipated exhibit “Windows to Another World” by Julio Cesar Rodriguez. Appetizers and refreshments provided. Free and open to the public.

Sunday (8/11) Nia at Shine Studio – What’s Nia? It’s a fun, low- or no-impact aerobic workout combining simple dance moves, martial arts and healing arts. No prior experience needed. Location is at Shine Studio in NuLu District. Time is 11 am – 12 pm and cost is $15.

On the Radar

Wednesday (8/14) New2Lou 2nd Wed Social – Mark your calendars for our August 2nd Wed social. Mix and mingle with Louisville finest newbies next Wed (8/14) from 5:30 – 8:30 pm at the Molly Malone’s St Matthews. Free and open to the public, even if you are “Old2Lou”. RSVP today!

Thursday (8/15) New2LocalFood -Eat, drink and be merry with fine folks and fine spirits! Join us for an amazing evening with local food celebrity ambassadors at Decca‘s private 2nd floor gallery. Enjoy four tapas paired with KY’s finest drinks. Tickets are only $40, so pick yours up today!

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