Girls Rock Louisville + Block Party Handmade Celebrate Galentine’s Day 2018!
Louisville, KY — Girls Rock Louisville has teamed up with Block Party Handmade Boutique for the 3rd Annual Galentine’s Day Celebration on Friday, February 9, 2018. This event, which celebrates women and girls, will benefit local nonprofit organizations Girls Rock Louisville, Louisville Rescue Mission, Home of the Innocents, and The Center for Women and Families.
The “ladies celebrating ladies” holiday honors friendships between women and was first introduced by Amy Poehler’s Leslie Knope in a 2010 episode of NBC’s Parks and Recreation.
Admission is a box of tampons, pads, or a menstrual cup. The products will be distributed between the Louisville Rescue Mission, Home of the Innocents, and The Center for Women and Families, in order to help women in need.
Galentine’s Day Celebration 2018 Friday, February 9th
Block Party Handmade Boutique 560 S 4th St, Louisville, Kentucky 40202
Local band Glitteroke + Girls Rock Louisville alum Blind Peace to perform!
Beer for sale from West Sixth Brewing
A raffle will benefit Girls Rock Louisville, who will be on-site selling their latest CD. Attendees can also enjoy a DIY waffle station and a DIY Galentine’s Day card station, and shop for handmade gifts, merchandise, and new artwork to support local female artists and entrepreneurs.
Glitteroke is an all-female band that performs live karaoke tracks. All songs are female fronted tracks from the 60’s – today! You can be the lead singer!
Blind Peace is an all female rock band from louisville formed in 2017 at Girls Rock Louisville. Their sound is reminiscent of the post grunge scene with hints of Shirley Manson, Alanis Morisette and Liz Phair.
Feminist and Galentine’s Day themed art opening featuring 20 female artists: Gemma Correll, Whitney Carpenter, MissHappyPink, Jada Lynn Dixon, Hunkydory Studio by Amy Flesher, Melissa Noseworthy, Suz Edds, Cecilia Nichols, Casey Lynch, Jennifer Meyers Sinisters, Lindsay Hack Lindsay Lou Jewelry, Melissa McCullough Popped Stitches, Katie Judah AdelleRose, Carrie Cooke Ketterman, Jodi Lynn Burton, Horrible Adorables, Lea Ridenour Made Au Gold, Beth Crouser Bpaperie, Ashley Stewart, Mary Levinsky, Valfre
For more information, visit Block Party Handmade Boutique’s Facebook page.