January 2020 Calendar of Events
24-25: Father-Daughter Dance. This popular event has expanded to nights of fun for dads and their girls. Featuring a live DJ and refreshments from the Louisville Chocolate Fountain, plus a photographer. Tickets $20 per couple. Add $5 each for multiple daughters. Tickets must be purchased by Jan. 21. (502) 225-0656.
8-Feb. 16: “Boeing, Boeing.” At Derby Dinner Playhouse, 525 Marriott Dr. For ticket and times call (812) 288-8281.
30: “Moonshining & Modern Distilling.” This Bourbon History Series event includes lecture, appetizers and tastings. 6-8 p.m. at the Kentucky Artisan Distillery, 6230 Old Lagrange Rd. Tickets $35 per person. Presented by the Oldham County History Center and the distillery. Reserve at (502) 222-0826.
18: Gene Watson in concert. 7 p.m. at the CenterStage Showroom at Belterra Casino & Resort. Tickets starting at $20. Must be 21 or older to attend. 1-888-235-8377.
25: The Oak Ridge Boys in concert. 7 p.m. at the CenterStage Showroom at Belterra Casino & Resort. Tickets starting at $30. Must be 21 or older to attend. 1-888-235-8377
La Grange, KY
18: Living Treasures Reception. The story of Jean Ritchie will be told by re-enactor Rachel Lee Rogers. 1 p.m. at the Rob Morris Educational Building, 207 W. Jefferson St. Event sponsored by The Oldham Era and the Oldham County Historical Society. Free but reservations requested at (502) 222-0826.
16: “Ground Covers that Give a Lift to Your Landscape.” A program featuring speaker Michael Boice and presented by the Oldham County Master Gardeners Association. Free. 6:30 p.m. at the Oldham County Cooperative Extension Office, 207 Parker Dr. (502) 222-9453.
11: Roots and Boots in concert. Featuring Sammy Kershaw, Collin Raye and Aaron Tippin, known as Roots and Boots. 8 p.m. at Lawrenceburg Event Center, 91 Walnut St. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets available at www.ticketmaster.com. (317) 626-4448.
24: F.A.T. Friday Trolley Hop. 6-10:30 p.m. along Frankfort, Mellwood and Story Avenues in downtown Louisville. (502) 550-2054 or visits: www.frankfortave.com.
1-31: “The Art of Healing.” Exhibit and sale of original art by area artists. At King’s Daughters’ Hospital, 1373 E. State Rd. 62. (812) 273-2923.
4: Bluegrass Music. Free monthly event held at the Jefferson County Goodwill Conservation Club, 1041 N. Walnut St. Come to listen or jam. (812) 265-2707.
24: Ebonee Davis in concert. The soprano will perform in a program presented by the Madison Performing Arts Foundation. 7 p.m. at Madison Presbyterian Church, 202 Broadway St. Free but donations accepted.
24: Michael Eric Dyson program. The renowned social commentator, educator and author speaks at Hanover College’s Lynn Center for Fine Arts. He will speak at 7 p.m. about racial profiling and its impact on Black America. Tickets $20 adults with students of any age free. Visit www.hanover.edu/arts for tickets.
25: Bobby Bare Jr. in concert. Part of the Kindred Music Series presented by the Kindred Folk Society. 8 p.m. at Red Bicycle Hall, 125 E. Main St. Tickets available online at www.EventBrite.com. Monthly concerts are planned through May. For information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
25: Magic at the Mansion. Be dazzled and amazed by magician Richard Darshwood while enjoying cocktail hour with hors d’oeuvres. This event is for those ages 21-and over. $30 for members, $35 for non-members. (812) 265-3526.