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Fun Things to Do in Louisville Near The Galt House Hotel

Looking for fun, hip, cool things to do in Louisville, KY? When you stay at the Galt House Hotel, you’re right in the heart of downtown and just minutes from several happening Louisville attractions, including the KFC Yum! Center, Fourth Street Live!, Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, Actors Theatre, the Muhammad Ali Center, and Whiskey and Museum Rows — some of which are connected to the Galt House Hotel by pedway. 

You can also make a splash by visiting local distilleries — just a shot away from the Galt House Hotel!
 

What's Happening in Louisville

July 2017

All Month, The Hunger Games: The Exhibit 

All Month, Kentucky Shakespeare Festival in Central Park

July 21, BUSH on Fourth Street Live!

July 21-22, Four Roses Bourbon Louisville Blues, Brews & BBQ Festival

July 21-23, Mamma Mia! Farewell Tour 

July 22, Jake Owen 

July 22, Tig Notaro

August 2017

All Month, The Hunger Games: The Exhibit 

August 1-13, Kentucky Shakespeare Festival in Central Park

August 3-4, Lebowski Fest

August 3-6, NRSA Street Rod Nationals

August 4, Billy Ray Cyrus

August 6, Idina Menzel

August 6, James Taylor & His All-Star Band

August 6, 91.9 WFPK Presents An Evening with Lyle Lovett and his Large Band

August 11-12, Derby City Jazz Festival

August 17, 91.9 WFPK Presents Belle and Sebastian with Julien Baker

August 17-27, Kentucky State Fair

August 19-26, World’s Championship Horse Show

August 26, Brew at the Zoo

August 29-October 10, Angels in America, Part One: Millennium Approaches 

September 2017

All Month, Angels in America, Part One: Millennium Approaches

September 1-4, WorldFest

September 1-4, Kentucky Flea Market Labor Day Spectacular

September 1-10, The Hunger Games: The Exhibit

September 2-3, Four Roses Bourbon Kentucky Bluegrass & Bourbon Experience

September 7, Ed Sheeran

September 7, 89.3 WFPL Presents Garrison Keillor's Prairie Home "Love and Comedy" Tour

September 8-November 2, Actors Theatre's Dracula

September 9, Louisville Dragon Boat Regatta & Festival

September 14, Rally for Our Heroes

September 15, Ironman Louisville Triathlon

September 15-17, Gaslight Festival

September 16, Louisville Pride Festival

September 16, National Jug Band Jubilee

September 16, Bryson Tiller, Set It Off Tour

September 17, Louisville Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival

September 19, Bruno Mars, 24K Magic World Tour

September 19-October 14, Angels in America, Part Two: Perestroika

September 22-23, Louisville Strassenfest

September 23, Mary J. Blige, Strength of a Woman Tour

September 26-28, IdeaFestival

September 29, Thomas Rhett, 2017 Home Team Tour

September 30, NuLu Festival

September 30-October 1, Louder Than Life Music Festival

October 2017

Every Weekend, The World’s Largest Halloween Party at the Louisville Zoo

All Month, Actors Theatre's Dracula

August 29-October 10, Angels in America, Part One: Millennium Approaches

September 19-October 14, Angels in America, Part Two: Perestroika

September 30-October 1, Louder Than Life Music Festival

October 6-8, 2017, St. James Court Art Show

October 12-November 5, Jack O’Lantern Spectacular

October 13-14, Garvin Gate Blues Festival

October 16, Katy Perry, Witness World Tour

October 20, Jason Aldean, They Don't Know Tour

October 21, Urban Bourbon 5K

October 21, Kings of Leon

October 24-29, Finding Neverland

October 28-29, Derby City Comic Con

October 28-29, 18th Century Market Fair at Locust Grove Historical Home

November 2017

September 8-November 2, Actors Theatre’s Dracula

October 12-November 5, Jack O’Lantern Spectacular

November 9-11, North American Championship Rodeo

November 11, Louisville 90's Block Party

November 13, Lady Gaga, Joanne World Tour

November 17, Nick Offerman

November 21-December 23, A Christmas Carol

November 24, Light Up Louisville

November 28-December 3, Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical

December 2017

November 21-December 23, A Christmas Carol

November 28-December 3, Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical

December 1, Janet Jackson, State of the World Tour

December 1-23, The Santaland Diaries

December 2, Christmastide, 1816 at Locust Grove Historical Home

December 8-10, Christmas Gift & Décor Show

December 9-23, Louisville Ballet’s The Brown-Forman Nutcracker

January 2018

January 20, B3 Bash, a Celebration of Bacon, Bourbon and Beer

January 23-28, Chicago

February 2018

February 16-17, RENT 20th Anniversary Tour

February 28-March 3, Bourbon Classic

February 28-April 8, Humana Festival of New American Plays

March 2018

All Month, Humana Festival of New American Plays

February 28-March 3, Bourbon Classic

March 10, Anthem 5K Classic – 1st leg of the Triple Crown of Running 

March 13-18, School of Rock The Musical

March 24, Rodes City Run 10K – 2nd leg of the Triple Crown of Running


April 2018

February 28-April 8, Humana Festival of New American Plays

April 7, Papa John’s 10 Miler – 3rd leg of the Triple Crown of Running

April 10-15, Les Miserables

April 14-May 4, Kentucky Derby Festival

April 21, Thunder Over Louisville

April 26-28, Great Balloonfest

April 26-May 4, Fest-a-Ville on the Waterfront

April 28, Kentucky Derby Festival Marathon/miniMarathon

April 29, Tour de Lou

May 2018

May 2, BeerFest

May 2, Great Steamboat Race

May 3, Celebrity Day at the Downs

May 3, Thurby

May 3, Pegasus Parade

May 4, Kentucky Oaks

May 5, Kentucky Derby

May 24-28, Abbey Road on the River

June 2018

June 26-July 1, Waitress