• Join us in Downtown Louisville on the First Friday of every month for food, fun, art, and shopping on The Republic Bank First Friday Hop!

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What's happening on the Republic Bank First Friday Hop?

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    Happy Friday in Downtown Louisville!

    • Almost 60 things to do in Downtown Louisville this weekend! Featuring Oktoberfest’s Kentucky brewers, Iron Man, Flea off Market, Your the Wurst 2 at Copper and Kings, Wine on the River and Garvin Gate Blues Fest! Fall is a perfect time for festival hoping in Louisville! See you Downtown!   Oktoberfest at Resurfaced featuring only Kentucky […]

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    Project 20: Failure in Progress at Zephyr Gallery

    • Project 20: Failure in Progress Friday, November 3, 2017 through Saturday, December 30, 2017 Artist Talk + Performance: November 17, 2017 Featuring Artists: Josh Azzarella, Andrew Cozzens, Gautam Rao, Alex Serpentini, and Melissa Vandenberg Curated by: Jessica Bennett Kincaid Images: Top: Melissa Vandenberg, Conflagrate, 2015, sparkler burn on Arches paper, 22 x 30 Bottom: Guatam Rao, I Dream in Connect Four, […]

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    The Future is Unwritten 2017

    • Fall is here! That means we are closer than ever to the spiritual realm. Revelry celebrates this every year by one of my favorite group shows, The Future is Unwritten. We are excited to present our 4th annual Tarot themed art show opening this Saturday October 14th, 7-10pm. The show will feature individual works by […]

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    Dia de los Muertos presented by el Jimador

    •  NOVEMBER 3RD, 2017 5PM-12AM https://www.facebook.com/events/1371388422919614/ Join us as we celebrate life on November 3rd as we close out the Day of the Dead holiday with music, dancing, traditional arts and food on South 4th Street. Dia de los Muertos presented by el Jimador (Day of the Dead) 2017 will begin on Tuesday, October 31 and ends […]

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    Sarabande Books Open House on First Friday

    • November 3, 2017 7-9 pm 822 E. Market St. Second Floor Stop by the publishing offices of Sarabande Books during November’s Trolley Hop! Snap a photo in our photo booth and say hello to our team of fall 2017 interns. Follow signs to our side entrance. Join us for: • Book Giveaways • Tarot Readings […]

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Over 50 events in Downtown Louisville every First Friday - Find them all on our Events Pages:

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    Block Party Handmade

    • Block Party is a handmade boutique located in both Crescent Hill and downtown Louisville! Block Party recreates the fun vibe of an art market in a year round retail space! Block Party is an innovative retail and community space for local artists and entrepreneurs. We are a collaborative handmade boutique that operates on a micro rental space agreement. All items are handmade from local and regional artists, and artists have their own space to merchandise and sell their work! As a co-op model, members work together at the store, providing an intimate and innovative experience for shoppers. Block Party Handmade Boutique is a proud member of the Louisville Independent Business Alliance (LIBA).

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    Republic Bank

    • There is a bank where everyone feels welcome. Where life seems more agreeable and easier every day. Where you can find mortgages that fit your life, online banking that’s easy to navigate and mobile banking that’s simple to use. It’s a bank where people are actually happy to see you when you walk through the door. Welcome to Republic Bank. Banking is just easier here.

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