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Weekend Events starting Friday, June 13- Sunday June 15

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PERFORMANCES
 
54th Season of Shakespeare in Central Park
Central Park in Old Louisville
Featuring A Midsummer Night's Dream, Henry V & Hamlet

Saturday, June 12- June 27

The season will feature a new wireless microphone sound system to enhance sound.

There will be pre-show entertainment beginning at 7:15 p.m. before the 8:00 p.m. curtain.

A full-service bar is available with Brown-Forman spirits.

Food will be available for purchase each night by the Louisville Food Truck Association.

The 2014 Shakespeare in Central Park Season:

3 Kentucky Shakespeare Professional Productions:

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM

Directed by Matt Wallace

Preview: June 11

June 12 - July 26

HENRY V

Directed by Amy Attaway

Preview: June 26

June 27-July 26

HAMLET

Directed by Matt Wallace

Preview: July 10

July 11-27


Rotating Repertory Weeks (all 3 productions)

July 15-27

Globe Players Student Production:


LOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST

Preview: July 30

July 31-August 3


4 Community Partners Productions in Rotating Repertory Over Two Weeks:

AS YOU LIKE IT presented by Le Petomane Theatre Ensemble

August 5, 7, 9

PERICLES presented by Walden Theatre

August 6, 8, 10

KING LEAR presented by Savage Rose Classical Theatre Company

August 13, 15, 17

WOMEN OF WILL presented by Shoestring Productions

August 12, 14, 16

Kentucky Shakespeare presents the oldest free Shakespeare festival in the United States and is the largest, in-school arts education provider in the Commonwealth. Mission: Grounded in the works of Shakespeare, we enrich our community by presenting accessible, professional theatre experiences that educate, inspire, and entertain people of all ages.

http://kyshakespeare.com/

Cash on Delivery

Through June 29, 2014

Derby Dinner Playhouse

525 Marriott Drive

Clarksville, IN 47129

Doors & Buffet Open 6pm

Tickets: $36 to $45 each

A con artist has duped the welfare authorities for years by claiming every type of benefit for the innumerable people he claims live at his address, but things get a bit risky when the welfare investigators show up. A fast-paced and hilarious comedy! Ticket price includes dinner, show, tax, a parking. 812 288-8281 or

http://www.derbydinner.com

The Bicentennial Park Summer Concert Series

City of New Albany

Bicentennial Park (corner of Spring & Pearl Streets)

Friday nights

6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

These events are free and open to music lovers of all ages!

June 13th : James Wallace and The Naked Light

http://jameswallace.bandcamp.com

June 20th : Machines Are People Too

https://www.facebook.com/MachinesArePeopleToo

June 27th : Appalatin

http://www.appalatin.com

For more information:

http://www.cityofnewalbany.com/home/285-the-bicentennial-park-summer-concert-series

RiverStage Summer Concerts

Jeffersonville waterfront

Friday night concerts begin at 7 p.m.

June 20th Louisville Brass & Electric w/ guest TBA

June 27th Wayne Young and the New Legends with Caribou

July 4th Clayton Anderson w/ guest Rachel Timberlake

July 11th The Monarchs w/ guest Doo-Wop All-Stars

July 25th The Wulfe Bros. w/ guest Sparechange Millionaires

August 1st Juice Box Heroes w/ guest The Killer Lips

August 8th The Blues Brothers (Jake, Elwood & the Boys) w/ guest Linda Smith Band

August 15th Tony & the Tanlines w/ guest The Mad Taxpayers

August 22nd Unlimited Show Band w/ guest Radiotronic

August 29th Endless Summer Band w/ guest Devereaux

The Jeffersonville RiverStage is located at West Riverside Drive between Pearl and Spring Streets in downtown Jeffersonville Indiana. More information is available at

www.theriverstage.com

BEST VINEYARDS READY TO ROCK WITH ANNUAL CONCERT SERIES

Best Vineyards is ready pop the cork on its 2014 "Best Concert Series" with a lively lineup of the finest musicians and of course, the finest wines in the south-central region of the Hoosier state.

The 12-week free concert series runs every other Saturday afternoon from 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m., beginning Saturday, June 14 through November 1st.

June's concerts include:

June 14th: The Chosen Six

June 28th: The Blues Redemption

July 12th: Silent Noise

July 26th: Melody Resurrection

8373 Morgans Lane SE

Elizabeth, Indiana

http://www.bestvineyardswinery.com/

2014 Highland Renaissance Festival

Sat, May 31, 2014 - Sun, July 6, 2014; Weekends Only

10:00 am to 7 p.m.

Tickets: $5.00 - $75.00

Jousting, music, Pickled Brothers Sword Swallowing, fire eating, juggling, Suds & Buds Washer Wench Show, Dragon Bob Puppet Show, vendors including

Braided Image, Gypsy's, Tramps & Thieves, K.O. Feathers, The Gilded Lily, Ye Dragon & Unicorn, Enchanted Universe and Coppersmith

http://www.kyrenfaire.com/event/365275-2014-highland-renaissance-eminence/

EVENTS, EXHIBITS & FUN

Louisville's Greek Festival 2014

Friday June 13th, 4:00 P.M. - 10:00 P.M.

Saturday June 14th, 11:00 A.M. - 10:00 P.M.

Sunday June 15th, Noon - 6:00 P.M.

Belvedere, Downtown Louisville

Entrance at Main & Fifth Street

Just come on over to Downtown Louisville for the very best in Greek food, Greek pastries, wines and beer.

Enjoy the costumed Greek dancers, shop in the Greek Agora, and treat your kids to entertaining activities.

http://www.louisvillegreekfest.com

Ohio Valley Dragway Pro Mod Qualifying

Fri June 13 - Test & Tune 6-10 PM, First Round Pro Mod Qualifying 8 PM

Sat June 14 - Pro Mod Shootout, Bracket (Double Points), Combo

Gates - Noon, Pro Mod Qualifying 3 &5 PM, Eliminations 7 PM

Bracket Time Runs 2 PM, Eliminations 6 PM

Adults $15, kids 12 & under FREE

On Dixie Highway (31W), seven miles south of the Gene Snyder Freeway (I-265/KY 841).

The track entrance is approximately 17300 Dixie Highway, West Point, KY 40177 if using GPS/Google Maps/etc.

http://www.ohiovalleydragway.com/

Evan Williams Bourbon Experience

This year, treat Dad to a unique and exciting Bourbon-filled Father's Day that he'll never forget at the Evan Williams Bourbon Experience.

The visitor's center, located on Louisville's historic "Whiskey Row," is providing complimentary guided tours for all Dads throughout Father's Day weekend.

Specialty labeled bottles of 2003 Evan Williams Single Barrel Vintage Bourbon and Elijah Craig 12-Year-Old Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey will also be available for purchase in the Retail Shop.

Exclusive Father's Day labels will be featured on the front of both Bourbon bottles, providing the ideal souvenir item to dazzle Dad and commemorate his trip to the Evan Williams Bourbon Experience.

Saturday, June 14, 2014 - 10:00am - 7:00pm

Sunday, June 15, 2014 - 1:00pm - 5:30pm

Evan Williams Bourbon Experience

528 West Main Street

Louisville, KY 40202

No tour charge for Dads. $12/tour for all other accompanying individuals.

Advance reservations can be made by calling (502) 272-2623

www.evanwilliamsbourbonexperience.com

The Frazier Unfurls Exciting Array of Flag Day Activities

Saturday June 14, 2014 beginning at 11:00 am

The Frazier History Museum will celebrate one of the country's most recognizable symbols, the American Flag on Flag Day.

Culminating with a nation-wide sing-along of the national anthem in celebration of the 200th anniversary of the Star Spangled Banner

Throughout the day, Frazier interpreters, educators and special guests will offer a series of hands on activities, crafts, and live performances including:

SAR Foundation President Dr. Sam Powell, who will use crafts, activities, and hands-on objects to teach visitors about the history of the American flag

Hands-On History Carts providing a look at artifacts, each with a terrific story to tell

An all-ages Scavenger Hunt of the Long May She Wave exhibition

www.fraziermuseum.org

Downs After Dark Fourth Annual White Party

Saturday, June 14, 4:00 pm Gate Open, 6:00 pm First Post

Churchill Downs Racetrack

The excitement of night racing returns to Churchill Downs as it hosts the Fourth Annual Downs After Dark White Party, the first of six Downs After Dark Presented by Stella Artois and Finlandia Vodka events scheduled for this summer and fall.

The remaining five Downs After Dark events will take place on Friday evenings, June 20 and 27, September 5 and 19, and November 14.

General admission starting at $10

www.ChurchillDowns.com

Belle of Louisville Now Offering Sunday Brunch on the River

Rediscover the pleasure of a Sunday afternoon cruise aboard the Belle, now celebrating its 100th birthday season throughout 2014!

This two-hour cruise will offer a buffet of breakfast foods alongside regular lunch offerings and a full bar.

Cruises depart from the downtown wharf at 1:00 p.m. every Sunday

Reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance.

Sightseeing-only tickets are available right up until cruise time.

www.belleoflouisville.com

or call 502.574.2992

Bernheim at Night, Full "Strawberry" Moon Hike

Friday, June 13 from 9 - 11 p.m

At the Garden Pavilion

Full moon programs weave together stories about the night ecology, moon lore, history and nature. Night hikes keep to open trails and roads so that travel without flashlights is possible.

Members and guests will also have the opportunity to participate in the Summer Star Stories and Sky.

Registration and payment are due by 4 p.m. on the day prior to the start of the program. Non-members $12; Members $10.

www.bernheim.org 

Father's Day at Woodford Reserve Distillery

Treat Dad to a Father's Day weekend at the Woodford Reserve Distillery.

Saturday, June 14, 2015 Father's Day Dinner

Bourbon Discovery Tour at 6:30pm followed by a gourmet dinner buffet and signature Woodford Reserve Cocktail

$50/person plus tax and gratuity

Reservations are required and can be made by calling 859-879-1953 or

catering@b-f.com

Sunday, June 15, 2014 Father's Day Brunch

Tours begin at 12:15, brunch begins at 1:00 p.m.

$40 plus tax and gratuity

Reservations are required and can be made by calling 859-879-1953 or

catering@b-f.com

7855 McCracken Pike

Versailles, KY 40383

http://kybourbontrail.com/fathers-day-woodford-reserve-distillery/

Father's Day Concert at Great Flood Brewing Company, Featuring The J Band

Sunday, June 15, 7pm

The Great Flood Brewing Company

2120 Bardstown Rd

Louisville, KY 40205-1916

Free show for 21+ but donations appreciated!

The J Band is bringing their unique blend of sun-drenched pop rock on the road this summer with a stop in Louisville.

Embracing the sounds of the sun-soaked surf, the LA-based band perfectly captures the energy of summer, transporting you to a sunny SoCal day full of good times and leisure.

10% of The J Band's touring proceeds will go to

http://www.foodforthepoor.org/

Kentucky Science Center's 2014 Louisville Youth Science Summit

Saturday, June 14th 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Held at the GE Appliance Park in Louisville

The Youth Science Summit provides a platform for middle and high school students to dialogue on hot science topics, to interact with leading professionals in speed mentoring sessions and hands-on industry labs, and to advocate for advancement in science, technology, engineering and math.

Costs $25 per student

Advance tickets available on

www.kysciencecenter.org or by calling 502-561-6100 ext. 6111

Celebrate National Bourbon Day in Bardstown

Saturday, June 14th

Celebrate America's only native spirit in Bardstown.

Local dignitaries will lead guests of "The Stephen Foster Story" Opening Night performance in a toast at 7:30 p.m.

If you can't make the show, Bardstown distilleries will have special activities and discounts for you to enjoy throughout the day.

www.sampleourspirit.com

Dog Days at the Drive-In

Saturday, June 14th

Gates open at 6:30 p.m.

Georgetown Twin Drive-In Theater

The drive-in opens its gates to four legged family members, allowing dogs on leashes to attend the movie.

$2.00 admission fee for each dog

All dog admission fees will be donated to the NAFC Animal Shelter.

For more details, visit

www.georgetowndrivein.com

Olmsted Conservatory Parks celebrates 25 years

Central Park at 4th & Magnolia

Saturday, June 14,, 2014

5:00 P.M. - 10:00 P.M.

Since Olmsted Parks Conservancy was founded in 1989, it has raised over $26 million to ensure Frederick Law Olmsted Parks and Parkways maintain the beauty and joy they provide to Louisvillians.

Event-goers are welcome to bring a picnic or purchase food from local food truck vendors on-site. The first 250 people to arrive will receive a free Frisbee.

Music will be provided by Dozens of Dollars and family-friendly activities including crafts and sack races will be available.

At 8:00 p.m. Kentucky Shakespeare in the Park will offer a free performance of A Midsummer Night's Dream.

Further event information is available at:

www.olmstedparks.org.

Louisville Olmsted Parks Conservancy, Inc., a non-profit organization, was established in 1989 to restore, enhance, and forever protect the Frederick Law Olmsted Parks and Parkways. Working as a non-profit partner with Metro Parks, the Conservancy provides planning and funding for park improvements through donations from corporations, individuals and foundations. For more information, visit

www.olmstedparks.org

Ford Motor Company Presents June at the Zoo Movie Night

Friday, June 13

Field opens at 6 p.m

"Despicable Me 2" begins at sundown in the Oasis Field

Join us at the Louisville Zoo for many exciting adventures throughout June presented by Ford Motor Company. Upcoming events include:

Enjoy a fun family movie under the stars at the Zoo! Movie nights are free to Zoo members and a special admission of $5 after 5 p.m. for non-members includes pre-movie activities, games and Zoo exhibits open until dusk. Be sure to bring your blankets and lawn chairs; snacks and drinks will be available for purchase. Additional support by Subway and Kentucky Education Savings Plan Trust.

Ford's Fathers Day at the Zoo

June 15

Celebrate Father's Day at the Louisville Zoo with free general admission for fathers courtesy of Ford Motor Company.

www.louisvillezoo.org

7th Annual Garden Sculpture Show

Through August 3rd

Yew Dell Botanical Gardens

6220 Old La Grange Rd.

Crestwood, KY 40014

Free with regular admission.

Yew Dell's 7th annual juried show will offer garden sculptures in everything from glass and metal to stone and more. It is a perfect chance to enjoy great art and buy a piece for your own garden.

http://www.yewdellgardens.org

Now Invading the Louisville Zoo…BIG BIG Bugs!

March 28 through September 28.

Thirteen gigantic animatronic bugs have crawled into the Louisville Zoo and will be on display.

This temporary exhibit is sponsored by Ford Motor Company and free with Zoo admission.

The bugs are scattered throughout the Zoo and include a 25' x33' Mexican red knee tarantula and 24' Emperor scorpion guaranteed to make a visual impact.

www.louisvillezoo.org

Free Summer Movies at the Iroquois Amphitheater

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm (event ends at 11:00 pm)

Here is the 2014 Free Movie Schedule:

JUNE:

Mon. June 16 - The Little Mermaid G

Sat. June 21 - Monsters university G

Mon. June 23 - Who Framed Roger Rabbit? PG11

Mon. June 30 - Finding Nemo G

JULY

Mon. July 7 - Back to the Future PG

Mon. July 14 - Gravity PG-13

Sat. July 19 - The Butler PG-13

Mon. July 21 - Man of Steel PG-13

Mon. July 28 - Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory

AUGUST

Sat. Aug 9 - Despicable Me PG

SEPTEMBER

Sat. Sept 12 - 42 PG - 13

RiverStage Twilight Cinema

Saturday nights

Entertainment, games and inflatables

7:30PM; movie shows at dark.

June 21st Tangled

June 28th Monsters University (Radio Disney)

July 5th The Parent Trap (1998)

July 12th Mary Poppins

July 26th Despicable Me 2 (Radio Disney)

August 2nd Beethoven

August 9th Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2

August 16th E.T.

August 23rd The Nut Job

August 30th The Lego Movie (Radio Disney)

The Jeffersonville RiverStage is located at West Riverside Drive between Pearl and Spring Streets in downtown Jeffersonville Indiana. More information is available at

www.theriverstage.com

CHURCH PICNICS

Knobsfest

Saturday, June 14th

Noon - Midnight

St. Mary of the Knobs annual Church Picnic

5719 St. Mary's Rd.

Floyds Knobs, Indiana 47119

Bring your family and friends to our beautiful spacious campus! We will be featuring Home Cooked Chicken or Ham Dinners in our new "air-conditioned" Geis Activity Center

The Pub Pavilion will have Beer & Wine, Blackjack & More.

Booths - Including 20 Quilts, Plants, Pull Tabs, Mason Jars/Bag of 'Loot. We'll have Bingo and an enhanced Kids' Zone!

Fr. Mike will celebrate 4:30 Mass in Church.

For just $10/person you'll enjoy live music beginning at 4pm

Directions - From Interstate 64 take exit 121 (I-265E) Go .8 miles to Exit 1 (State Street) Turn right onto State Street (which turns into Paoli Pike) Go 2.1 miles to stop light Turn right onto Scottsville Road Go .7 miles Turn right onto St. Mary's Road Go 2 miles St. Mary of the Knobs is on the left

http://www.yoursmk.org/knobsfest-picnic

Saint Pius X

3521 Goldsmith Ln., Louisville, Ky. 40220-2313

Friday, June 13 - Kid's Night

Saturday, June 14 and Sunday, June 15

Saint Luke Summer Picnic and Cruise in

4211 Jim Hawkins Dr., Louisville, Ky. 40229-2059

Friday, June 13 - Cruise In

Saturday, June 14 - Chicken Dinner

Our Lady of Lourdes

(June 13th Children's Night)

508 Breckenridge Ln., Louisville, Ky. 40207-3833

Friday, June 13 & Saturday, June 14

Our Lady of Mount Carmel

5505 New Cut Rd., Louisville, Ky. 40214-4329

Friday, June 13 & Saturday, June 14

Saint Elizabeth of Hungary

1020 East Burnett Ave., Louisville, Ky. 40217-1206

Friday, June 13 & Saturday, June 14

Saint Lawrence

1925 Lewiston Dr., Louisville, Ky. 40216-2523

Friday, June 13 & Saturday, June 14

Saint Margaret Mary

7813 Shelbyville Rd., Louisville, Ky. 40222-5413

Friday, June 13 & Saturday, June 14

5 p.m. to midnight

Saint Aloysius

Saturday, June 14

187 S. Plum St., Shepherdsville, Ky. 40165-6051

Holy Cross - Marion County

3560 N. St. Francis Road, Loretto, Ky. 40037-8112

Saturday, June 14

For more info on church picnics this summer:

http://www.archlou.org/parishes/picnics-festivals

COMMUNITY EVENTS

 Weim & Cheese

Louisville Weimaraner Rescue, Inc.

Saturday, June 14, 2014 6:00-10:00 p.m.

St. Augustine Parish Hall

316 E. Maple Street

Jeffersonville, IN 47130

$25 in advance

$30 at the door

Buy tickets and more information at

www.louisvilleweimrescue.com

Fundraiser to help raise money for rescued Weimaraners Silent and live auctions, raffles, food, drinks, live entertainment

"Bourbon by the Bridge"

The Waterfront Park, Big Four Bridge

Saturday, June 14, 2014 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m

Premier bourbon tasting event to raise awareness for abused and neglected children in Louisville. Over 300 participants took to the event last year, enjoying tastings from multiple distilleries.

This year, the following distilleries will be hosting tastings: Four Roses Bourbon, Heaven Hill Distilleries, Brown-Forman, Grouppo Campari (Wild Turkey & Russell's Reserve), Jefferson's

(Castle Brands), Angel's Envy and Boundary Oaks Distillery. Other beverages will also be made available, such as wine from Old 502 Winery. Event goers will be able to engage with distillery

staff while enjoying hors d'oeuvres by The Catering Company and jazz music of local band, John Scharffenberg Band. Desserts will be provided courtesy of Maker's Mark Lounge. 

  2NOT1 Fatherhood & Families, Inc. Father's Day Picnic

Sunday, June 15th 2-6 p.m.

Enjoy a day of family, friends, and fathers!

Activities include Tug O' War, flag football, sack races, family pictures, and more.

Shelby Park

600 E. Oak St.

Louisville, KY 40203

For more information and to sign up for events, visit

www.2not1.org or call 502-672-0356

City of Woodland Hills Summer Picnic

June 14th 6:30-9:30 p.m.

The 5th annual Picnic-in-the-Park will feature live music from "Hog Operation", the police Air60 Helicopter, food and drinks, and games for all ages.

Woodland Hills Hardy Brinly Park

12200 Ridge Crest Dr.

http://www.woodlandhillsky.com/Events_list.aspx

Circle of Peace Gathering

Saturday, June 14th; Gate time: 10:00 a.m., Grand Entry: 12:00 p.m.

Sunday, June 15th; Gate time: 10:00 a.m., Grand Entry: 1:00 p.m.

Native drums, dancing, storytelling, flute playing, vendors, and demonstrations

Concert featuring "Moondance" Saturday 7:30-9:30 p.m.Optimist Park

Admission: $5.00

300 Knox Avenue

Vine Grove, KY 40175

ARTxFM Hosts A Record Fair At Dreamland

June 14th ARTxFM, local non-profit arts radio station, is hosting the first annual ARTxFM Record Fair at Dreamland in the Nulu neighborhood. Come on down to dig-dig-dig for Records, Tapes & CDs, and SUPPORT your new favorite radio station ARTxFM! Record Vendors from all over the region will be there. Private collections unearthed for the first time! Win a signed record from SLINT, LOOP, PHANTOM FAMILY HALO, SKUL DEFEKTS and more. All entry fees support ARTxFM.

ARTxFM Record Fair

Dreamland - 815 E. Market St.

$5 entry fee 11 am - 4 pm

$10 early bird entry fee 10 am - 11 am

Raffle Give-a-Ways Local Food Trucks Live Music, and more.

http://www.artxfm.com/events/

8th Annual Art on the Parish Green festival

Saturday, June 14, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday, June 15, Noon to 5 p.m.

St. Paul's Episcopal Church at 11th and Main in New Albany

Free

Over 70 juried fine arts and crafts vendors, food court, beer/wine garden, live music, featuring the Jamey Aebersold Jazz Quartet; YMCA Kids Place with children's games, art, Silly Safaris animals; old-fashioned carriage rides through historic New Albany, Jazz Mass on the Grass Sunday 10 a.m.

Benefits Shepherd's Kitchen community feeding program.

www.artontheparishgreen.org

Art on the Parish Green on Facebook, or call 812-944-0413.

Washington County Piecemakers Quilt Guild 33rd Annual Quilt Show

The guild invites everyone to come see beautiful quilts, demonstrations, as well as visit vendors.

June 14th and 15th

Saturday 10:00-4:00

Sunday 1:00-4:00

Admission $3.00

Stevens Memorial Museum

307 East Market Street

Salem, Indiana

For more information, call 812-883-1213 or 812-267-8468

32nd Annual New Castle Spring Fling Honoring WWII Vets

Saturday, June 14th

11 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Arts and crafts, flea markets, food booths, parade, car-truck-motorcycle show, entertainment, silent auction, children's activities, street dance, and more

www.newcastleky.com

502-845-4181

The Gathering

Saturday, June 14th

10:00 a.m. - noon

All are welcome to a gathering including a free meal, a clothes closet, food pantry, and prayer room.

Free books for children.

Deer Park Baptist Church

1733 Bardstown Rd.

Louisville, KY 40205

For questions, call Joe Woosley at 502-387-4451 or Deer Park Baptist Church at 502-451-7220

2014 Lyndon Summer Festival

Friday, June 13th 4 p.m.-10 p.m.

Saturday, June 14th noon-10 p.m.

Free community festival that will feature business and craft booths, live music, kids' activities, free health screenings, a beer garden, rides, food, and more

The Lyndon Summer Festival is dedicated to providing a safe, fun environment for the families of the Lyndon area and community of Metro Louisville.

Located on the grounds of Robsion Park behind the Lyndon Post Office

www.lou-e.org

SPORTS, WALKS & RUN

Louisville Baseball vs. Vanderbilt in 2014 College World Series

Saturday, June 14th at 8 p.m.

TD Ameritrade Park

Omaha, Nebraska

Nationally televised on ESPN2

Elite X Series Race

June 14th 9 a.m.-noon

Calling all kids!

This event combines a Youth Obstacle Mud Run and a mountain bike event for a race like no other.

2 mile race course with over 20 thrilling obstacles, bike portion of the race is optional

Briar Hill Park in Crestwood

Proceeds benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Sign up at

www.mightytitanadventures.com

Dirt Bowl Basketball Tournament at Shawnee Park Returns

Teams can sign up June 5

Tournament June 21and 22

An iconic part of summer in Louisville, The Dirt Bowl tournament returns to Shawnee Park for its 44th year later this month.

The basketball competition and related community events begin June 21 and 22 and will continue on multiple weekends through Aug. 17 - which will be "Super Sunday" featuring the championship game.

Teams wanting to compete can register starting June 5 by contacting

Robertson at (502) 664-0780. Application fees are $300 per team, or $100 for women and children.

Take Back the Night, Jeffersontown

Walk to Unite Community to Oppose Violence Against Women

Saturday June 14, 2014 from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

Sexual assault and violence against women not only impact the victim, but also affect their families, friends, and communities. Join the City of Jeffersontown as it hosts the second annual Take Back the Night, Jeffersontown walk to draw attention to violence against women. The event will be held in Veterans Park, Pavilion One.

Contact Information:

Erin T. Cull

3816 Glenwillow Way

Louisville, KY 40299

502-708-0983

Erincull50@gmail.com

http://mensworkinc.com/event/take-back-the-night-jeffersontown/

Walk Around Kentucky for Epilepsy

Raise epilepsy awareness and vital funds through this fun-filled, family oriented, non-competitive walk

Saturday, June 14th at the Louisville Zoo

Saturday, June 21st at Nobel Park in Paducah and Keeneland Race Cource in Lexington

Walkers are required to donate or raise a minimum of $25 to participate

Pre-register at

www.efky.org or call 1-866-275-1078

FOOD AND RESTAURANTS
Maker's Mark Father's Day Brunch

Sunday, June 15, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m

Maker's Mark is hosting a unique Father's Day brunch where guests will be able to enjoy a bourbon-inspired brunch buffet and specialty cocktail bar.

After brunch, guests will be taken on a VIP tour so they can experience the craft and quality of fine bourbon from start to finish.

Seating is limited.

Tickets are $60 per person and all attendees must be 21 years of age or older.

Maker's Mark Distillery, 2250 Burkes Spring Road, Loretto, Kentucky

Reservations are required and can be made online at

http://makersmark.eventbrite.com.

For more information, contact Roy Lee Wigginton
Black Rock Grille Supporting Male-A-Wish Foundation with Launch of New Truck

On Saturday, June 14 from 5-9 PM

612 Mellwood Ave., Lo
uisville, KY.

Black Rock Grille will be donating 20% of their proceeds to the Make-A-Wish Foundation as a way to thank the Louisville community for their support over the last two years. Make-A-Wish® grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy.

https://www.facebook.com/black.rock.grille

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