July 2019 Calendar of Events
25-28: “The Fantasticks.” Musical production for children of all ages. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2:30 p.m. Sunday. At Anchorage Auditorium, 11400 Ridge Rd. $15 adults; $12 kids; Children 5 and under free. Family pack $40. (502) 228-0279.
4-7: Vogt’s Annual Blueberry Festival. At Vogt Farm, 12115 N. State Rd. 129. Free admission. (812) 934-4627.
The Little Kentucky River Winery Events: July 13: Allen Lane, Acoustic Country and Rock. 7-10 p.m. July 20: Robby Cox, Classic Acoustic Rock and Country. 7-10 p.m. July 27: The Troubadours of Divine Bliss, Folk and Americana. 7-10 p.m. At The Little Kentucky River Winery, 3289 Hwy. 421 South. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for reservations.
4: Fourth of July Celebration at Point Park. Music and fun for the entire family. Fireworks at dusk. At Point Park. Free. Sponsored by the City of Carrollton, Carroll County Tourism and Fiscal Court. (502) 732-7051.
6: First Friday. In downtown Carrollton, around the Courthouse Square.
12: Lunch & Learn presents “Celebration of the Red, White & Blue.” Noon - 1:30 p.m. at Gen. Butler State Resort Park. (859) 250-9134.
20: Backyard Concert Series. 7 p.m. at Gen. Butler State Resort Park’s Butler-Turpin State Historic House grounds. Free. Bring blankets or lawn chairs. (502) 732-4384.
3-Aug. 18: “Shrek The Musical.” At Derby Dinner Playhouse, 525 Marriott Dr. For ticket and times call (812) 288-8281.
Stream Cliff Herb Farm Events: July 7: Live music with duo Bomar & Ritter. 10-Sept. 1: Plant Clearance Sale. July 14: Live music with Erik Brunner. July 20: Winding Waters Quilt Show. July 20: Corvette Car Show. July 21: Live Music with Rusty Bladen. July 27-28: Indiana Wine Trail & Old Barn Market & BBQ. (812) 346-5859.
Every Thursday through July 25 (except July 4): Bourbon & Botanicals Music Series. Plant walks, bourbon and craft beer beginning at 5:30 p.m. Live music 6:30-8 p.m. at Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old Lagrange Rd. Free for members. Visit www.yewdellgardens.org.
20: Under the Streetlamp in concert. Belterra Casino & Resort Spa. 7 p.m. in CenterStage Showroom. Doors open one hour before. Tickets starting at $15. Must be 21 to attend. 1-888-BELTERRA.
27: Air Supply in concert. Belterra Casino & Resort Spa. 8 p.m. Friday, 7 p.m. Saturday in CenterStage Showroom. Doors open one hour before. Must be 21 to attend. Tickets starting at $45. 1-888-BELTERRA.
18-20: Gallatin County Summerfest. Cruise-In, hot air balloon, livestock show, inflatables, music, exhibits, food and more. 4-9 p.m. at Gallatin County Fairgrounds, 4576 Hwy. 127. (859) 567-5481.
La Grange, KY
6: Cooking at the Hearth. 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. at the Oldham County History Center, 106 N. 2nd Ave. (502) 222-0826.
6: Barney’s Auto Fest Car Show. 20th annual show is 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. at the Cherry House, 2419 S. Hwy. 53. (502) 548-8755.
16-Aug. 3: Student Art Exhibit featuring Oldham County Student Art. At Gallery 104, 104 East Main St. (502) 222-3822.
19: Trackside Tunes Summer Concert Series. 6:30 - 10 p.m. at The Welcome Center, 208 E. Main St. Free event. Sponsored by La Grange Crossroads District. (502) 269-0126.
20: Music Under the Stars Outdoor Concert Series. 7-9:30 p.m. at Covenant United Methodist Church, 909 W. Jefferson St. Free event. (502) 269-1330.
20: Oldham County Day. 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. community celebration around the Oldham County Courthouse Square. Includes music, parade, commercial and nonprofits booths, children’s activities and more. (See event listings with story). Visit the website www.OldhamCountyDay.org.
20: “The Great Train Robbery.” Re-enactment by Cowboy Posse group of an old-fashioned gunfight and train robbery. 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. at the old 1910 L&N Train Station at 412 East Main St. (502) 930-9430.
27: Summer Family Fun Fest. Food trucks, craft and vendor fair, activities and more. 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at CityPlace Expo Center, 112 S. First Ave. Free admission. (502) 225-0870.
27: Cruisin’ with the Quads. All automobiles and motorcycles welcome. Car show sponsored by the Quads Rod & Custom Car Club and Discover Downtown La Grange. 5-9 p.m. on Main Street. (502) 548-8755.
5: Party in the Park. 7-11 p.m. at Lawrenceburg Civic Park, High and Short streets. (812) 537-4507.
7: Tri-State Antique Market. Indiana’s largest antiques and vintage only collectibles flea market. 7 a.m. - 3 p.m. at the Lawrenceburg Fairgrounds. Tickets $3 adults over age 18. (513) 738-7256.
11, 18, 25: Music on the River. Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy this free event. 7-9 p.m. on East High St. www.thinklawrenceburg.com.
Thursday night Music on the Terrace concerts at The Paddock Shops: At Summit Plaza Dr. off Brownsboro Rd. exit of Gene Snyder Freeway. 6:30-8 p.m. Free. July 6: Wax Factory (pop rock); July 13: Moondance (classic rock); July 20: Hot Brown Smackdown (Bluegrass, folk, funk); July 27: Radiotronic (dance pop rock) Visit: the website www.paddockshops.com.
Cherokee Triangle Summer Concert Series. 7-9 p.m. at Willow Park, 1402 Willow Ave. Free. July 7: Uptown Band (rock, pop); July 14: Joe Debow (blues, rock, jazz); July 21: Nervous Melvin (high energy dance); July 28: Will Cary (rock); (502) 456-6139 or visit: the website www.cherokeetriangle.org.
2: Louisville Orchestra Fanfare for the Fourth. Multimedia Choral Cinema Presentation of the Founding, Expansion, and Refinement of America. 7:30 p.m. at Beargrass Christian Church, 4100 Shelbyville Rd. $23 for adults, $20 for seniors, $5 for students. (502) 968-6300.
4: Louisville Waterfront Fourth of July Celebration. Live music, food and fireworks a 10 p.m. along the waterfront downtown. Events begin at 5 p.m. www.louisvillewaterfront.com.
5-7: Flea Off Market. More than 200 artists, craftspeople, collectors, start-ups and local businesses. 4:30-10 p.m. Friday; 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Saturday; 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sunday at 1000 E. Market St. (502) 552-0061 or (502) 418-3567.
5: Lanco in concert. Doors open at 7 p.m. show at 8 p.m. at 4th St. Live! Presented by WAMZ Radio. Tickets start at 15. Must be 21 and over. Visit www.4thstlive.com.
5: Special Exhibition titled: “Alexander Hamilton: Immigrant, Patriot, Visionary.” At Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Lane. (502) 897-9845.
12-13: Lebowski Fest. the 18th annual festival features live music by Paul and the Tall Trees, bowling and film screening. 8 p.m. at Executive Strike and Spare, 911 Phillips Lane. Visit lebowskifest.com for more information.
12-14: Forecastle Festival. 2 p.m. - midnight Saturday and Sunday at Waterfront Park. (502) 472-7555 or www.forecastlefest.com.
24-27: “Twelfth Night.” Presented by the Kentucky Shakespeare Globe Players High School Theatre Training Program. 6:30 p.m. in Central Park. (502) 574-9900.
26: F.A.T. Friday Trolley Hop. 6-10:30 p.m. Frankfort, Mellwood and Story Avenues. www.fatfridayhop.org.
27: South Points Buy Local Fair. Fourth annual event from 4-8 p.m. at Iroquois Park Amphitheater, 1080 Amphi-theater Rd. (502) 262-8580.
28, 30: “Romeo and Juliet.” Presented by Cincinnati Shakespeare. 6:30 p.m. in Central Park. (502) 574-9900.
29: Jeffersontown Summer Craft Beer Fest. Craft beers, local wines, food trucks and live music. 4-8 p.m. at Jeffersontown Pavilwion, 10434 Watterson Trail. Visit www.jtownbeerfest.com for more information.
31: WFPK Waterfront Wednesday. Come after work to enjoy the music, hors d’oeuvres and drinks. Featuring The War and Treaty (6 p.m.), Haley Heynderickx (7:30 p.m.), Dave Ernst and the Early Favorites (9 p.m.) Brink blankets or lawn chairs. At Harbor Lawn on the riverfront. Free. (502) 574-3768.
1 - Aug. 5: “The Art of Education.” Exhibit and sale of original art by local and regional artists, at Ivy Tech Community College, 590 Ivy Tech Dr. Free. In conjunction with the Madison Art Club. (812) 265-2923.
4-7: Madison Regatta Race Weekend and Roostertail Music Festival. 7 p.m. parade on Friday, 10K run and walk at 8 a.m. Saturday, fireworks at dusk Saturday. Roostertail Music Festival at Madison Bicentennial Park from Thursday through Saturday. Unlimited and limited hydroplane racing Saturday and Sunday. Race or music wristbands $25; all weekend wristband $40. Free music on Thursday night. Call (812) 274-0400 or visit: www.MadisonRegatta.com.
6: Bluegrass Music. Presented by Jefferson County Goodwill Conservation Club. 5 p.m. at 1041 N. Walnut St. Free admission. (812) 265-2707.
12: Music In The Park. 5-9 p.m. at the Broadway Fountain. Food vendors open at 5 p.m. Opening act at 6 p.m. Featured act is Rusty Bladen at 7 p.m. Free. Bring your own lawn chairs and blankets. Sponsored by Madison Main Street Program. (812) 265-3270.
12: Senior Dance with Family & Friends. Tickets $5 per person. 6 p.m. at The Moose Lodge, 1340 Michigan Rd. (812) 265-4758.
19: Senior Dance with Paul Boggs. Tickets $5 per person. 6 p.m. at The Moose Lodge, 1340 Michigan Rd. (812) 265-4758.
19: Mayor’s Movie in the Park. Featuring “Aladdin.” Movie begins at dusk at Bicentennial Park. Free event. (812) 265-8300.
20: Music at the Mansion. Featuring Nobody’z Bizzness. On the lawn at the Lanier Mansion. 7 p.m. Bring lawn chair or blanket. Picnic baskets welcome. Free but donations encouraged. Rain location is the Lanier-Madison Visitors Center, 601 W. First St. (812) 273-0556.
20: Madison Ulster Project 20th Anniversary Dinner Celebration. 6 p.m at Venture Out Business Center, 975 Industrial Dr. (812) 292-6169 or email@example.com.
20: Madison’s Treasures Walking Tour. 10 a.m. - noon at Broadway Fountain. (812) 265-2967.
22-Aug. 2: Summer Theater Workshop. Presented by Madison Community Players. 9-11:30 a.m. at the Brown Gym. Open to all, ages third grade and up. (812) 493-3357.
26: Senior Dance with Alliance. Tickets $5 per person. 6 p.m. at The Moose Lodge, 1340 Michigan Rd. (812) 265-4758.
26: Fourth Friday Downtown. Free “happenings” on the sidewalks and in the shops along Main Street and the Alley Art Fair between 313 & 309 W. Main St. 5-9 p.m. Free trolley rides most months. Presented by the Madison Main Street Program. (812) 274-0195.
26: Pub Crawl to benefit Lide White Boys & Girls Club. 6-10:30 p.m. in Downtown Madison. Free trolley rides, drink specials, hors d’oeuvres and giveaways. Tickets $20. (812) 265-5811.
26: Lincoln-Reagan Dinner. 5:30 p.m. at The Livery Stable, 313 Broadway. Tickets $40, young adults $30, table of eight is $300. (812) 599-1248.
27: Eleutherian College Tour. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. at Eleutherian College, 6927 Hwy. 250. In Lancaster. (812) 599-3447.
26-27: Summer Sidewalk Sale. 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Sunday at downtown merchants. Sponsored by the Madison Main Street Program. (812) 274-0195.
27-28: Indiana Artisan Weekend. 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Tour all seven southeast Indiana wineries including Thomas Family Winery, Lanthier Winery and Madison Vineyards in Madison. Visit www.IndianaWineTrail.com.
28: American Duchess Visit. 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Madison’s Riverfront. (812) 274-0195.
Village Lights Bookstore events: Every Saturday: Saturday Night Stitchers, 6:30-8 p.m. July 9: Freethinkers Book Club, 6-8 p.m. July 13: Live music in the Twain Room with Tom Schneider, noon - 3 p.m. July 26: Author Katy Yocom to sing her book and read, 6-8:30 p.m. July 27: Live music by John Sheckler on the dulcimer, 1-3 p.m. At Village Lights Bookstore, 110 E. Main St. (812) 265-1800.
New Castle, KY
27: Henry County Harvest Showcase. View demonstrations, livestock exhibits, booths and take part in the 19th annual community celebration of Henry County’s agricultural heritage. Featuring live music all day. 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. at the Henry County Fairgrounds, Hwy. 421. (502) 845-2811.
Pewee Valley, KY
19-21; 27-28: “Much Ado Out West.” Presented by The Little Colonel Players. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday at The Little Colonel Playhouse, Mt. Mercy Drive. Call for tickets. (502) 241-9906 or visit: www.littlecolonel.net.
1: Norton Commons Concert Series. Featuring Rock Before Dawn and the 35th Infantry Division Brass Band. 8 p.m. at Norton Commons, 10712 Meeting St. Free event. (502) 412-5085.
10: Ohio River Cocktail Cruise. Featuring guest speaker David Wicks. Aboard the Captain’s Quarters Princess yacht from 6-8 p.m. Presented by the Oldham County History Center. Reserve at (502) 222-0826.
29: Norton Commons Concert Series. Featuring “English Invasion!” Beatles tribute band Joe D’amato and The Rigbys. 8 p.m. at Norton Commons, 10712 Meeting St. Free event. (502) 412-5085.
Rising Sun, IN
20: Junk in the Trunk Downtown Street Market. Fundraiser that allows you to sell items out of your vehicle trunk. $20 per parking spot. 9 q.m. - 2 p.m. on Main St. (812) 438-4933.
19-20: Scott County Materfest. Food and lots of family fun. At 1 E. McClain. (812) 752-9211.
11-13: NASCAR Race Weekend at Kentucky Speedway. Thursday: NASCAR “Gander Outdoor Truck Series 225” (150 laps), 7:30 p.m. Friday: NASCAR XFinity Series “Alsco 300” (200 laps), 7:30 p.m. Saturday: Monster Energy Cup Series “Quaker State 400” Presented by Wal-Mart (267 laps), 7:30 p.m. For tickets call (859) 567-3400 or visit www.kentuckyspeedway.com.
27: A Taste of Versailles. Enjoy food tastings including pork tenderloin, shrimp, ribs, gumbo, barbecue, pies and more. 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. at 119 S. Washington St. $2 per sample. (812) 621-1467.
5: First Friday “Hippie Fest.” 6-9 p.m. in Downtown Vevay.
27-28: Artisan Weekend at The Ridge Winery. German food, artisans and wine. 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. at The Ridge Winery, 11048 E. State Rd. 156. (812) 599-2390.
4-6: Warsaw River Days. Parade, 5K Run and Walk, food vendors, inflatables, music and more. At the City Park, by the river. (859) 567-5900.
6: Firecracker 5K Run & Walk. 8 a.m. at Westport Park, 6617 Main St. Tickets $30 registration. Sponsored by the Oldham County Parks. (502) 225-0655 ext. 5402.
27: Pickin’ on the Porch Concert Series. Featuring music by Jordan Bales. 6-9 p.m. at Knock on Wood, 7001 Main St. (502) 222-4200.
3-4: Pekin Fourth of July Celebration. Vendors, food booths, rides, games, music, fireworks and more. In Pekin, Ind. (812) 883-4303.
13: FrankfortCon. Kentucky’s best and truest comic con featuring fandoms of multiple genres. 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. at Capital Plaza Hotel in Frankfort, Ky. Visit www.Frankfortcomiccon.com.