Find these events every month on the hop!

  • Flame Run Glass Studio and Gallery Glass Art

    • Welcome to the Flame Run Gallery, where the signature work of Brook Forrest White, Jr. and acclaimed artists from all over the globe is on display to entertain and delight gallery guests. Exhibits rotate every two months open 10am – 4pm on First Friday and extended hours on gallery open nights. LOUISVILLE LOCALS Showcasing work by […]

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  • Tour the LeRoy Neiman Gallery at the Ali Center on First Friday

    • LEROY NEIMAN GALLERY The LeRoy Neiman Gallery is located on the second level, just down the hall from the Main Lobby and adjacent to the Auditorium. The unique two-level 1,600 square foot space gallery contains LeRoy Neiman artwork of Muhammad Ali throughout the room, giving the space a warm and colorful feel. LeRoy Neiman was […]

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  • Walking, shopping and Dog Friendly places for pups in Louisville

    • — Dog-Friendly Food and Drinks in Louisville — Against the Grain Brewery & Smokehouse in NuLu Merle’s Whisky Kitchen in Whiskey Row Bristol Bar and Grille – Downtown Garage Bar in NuLu Akasha Brewing Co. in NuLu Grind Burger Kitchen in NuLu Louisville Beer Store in NuLu BBC on 4th Steet Los Aztecas on Main […]

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  • Hop-Dogs: Public Dog Friendly Walk every First Friday

    • Republic Bank First Friday Hop will be rolling out the red carpet for our four-legged friends every First Friday with a community dog walking group. Dog Walking and socializing in Louisville on First Friday Join us as we walk the Hop with our furry friends. Meet up with other dog lovers and their furry baby […]

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  • First Friday Fortunes at The Limbo

    • First Friday Fortunes  by The Limbo on the Republic Bank First Friday Hop Every first Friday of the month, Regan Wann will be at The Limbo reading tarot. She has two options for you: a card of the day ($5) or a 3 card spread ($10).

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  • Photography at Paul Paletti Gallery

    • PAUL PALETTI GALLERY About Paul Paletti Gallery Since 2001, Paul Paletti Gallery has exhibited historic and contemporary photographic artworks of museum quality in which the photographer combines a superlative degree of technical virtuosity along with a distinctive vision. Located in the heart of Louisville’s East Market Street Gallery District (NULU), the gallery’s permanent collection and […]

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  • Tour the the Evan Williams Bourbon Experience on First Friday

    • SEE HOW BOURBON‘S DONE RIGHT, FIRST-HAND The Evan Williams Bourbon Experience is the first distillery on Whiskey Row. Evan Williams Bourbon Experience Located on Louisville’s historic “Whiskey Row,” the Evan Williams Bourbon Experience features an artisanal distillery, guided tours, educational Bourbon tastings, and more! Celebrating the legacy of Evan Williams, Kentucky’s first commercial distiller, this […]

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  • Angel’s Envy distillery tours on First Friday!

    • Plan your tour with Angels Envy on the First Friday Hop! Tours run daily and are held on the hour. Ready to see the inside of a real working distillery right here in the heart of the Bourbon trail? Well call in to make your reservation now and don’t forget to wear sturdy shoes, as this  […]

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  • A Slice of Art at Pizza Bar Gallery

    • Pizza Bar’s very own monthly Pop-Up Art Gallery as part of the Republic Bank First Friday Hop! Help us celebrate incredible artists at our monthly cocktail party. Enjoy our daily happy hour specials, including a FREE slice of pizza with any beverage purchase from 4:00 to 6:00 pm. Pizza. Art. Booze. What more could you […]

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  • Urban Bourbon Hike the Hop – A walking tour of Downtown’s Bourbon District

    • Distance: 5.9 miles one-way round trip Steps: ~1800 -2000 steps each way Turns or Loops: 11/1 Elevations: Mostly Flat and Low, no hills ADA: Yes Weather: Outdoor uncovered Transportation backup: Free and fare required TARC routes. LouLift runs most of this path with buses passing every 15 minutes from 7 am to 7 pm along the full length of the route should […]

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  • Live Music at Down One

    • Join us for happy hour tunes, rare bourbons, good eats, and great company every Friday and especially on First Friday from 4PM to 8PM at Down One for live music on the Republic Bank First Friday Hop. Down One Bourbon Bar 321 W Main St, Louisville, Kentucky 40202

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  • Labor&Materials Showing at 21c LOUISVILLE Hotel Gallery

    • Labor&Materials THE EXHIBITION Showing at 21c LOUISVILLE On display from March 2019 – March 2020 “If the first machine age helped unlock the forces of energy trapped in chemical bonds to reshape the physical world, the real promise of the second machine age is to help unleash the power of human ingenuity.” – Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAfee, The […]

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  • WFPK Live Lunch on the Republic Bank First Friday Hop

    • WFPK hosts Live Lunch every First Friday at noon. Doors open around 11:30am. Check out the upcoming bands here: https://wfpk.org/category/live-lunch/ Citing bands like Fleet Foxes, Black Keys, Tame Impala and Young The Giant as influences, The Last Origin is a high energy, three piece indie rock band from Louisville. Even though the 3 members (Grant, John, and Kenny) are all […]

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  • Historic Map Markers Hike-the-Hop

    • Take a tour of Downtown Louisville’s Rich History and rack up some steps towards fitness too. The Historic Marker Walking Tour of Downtown Louisville will take you on a walkthrough of the history of our rich heritage as a city brought together by adventurers, entrepreneurs, and artists. Founded by George Rogers Clark in 1778, Louisville has […]

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