FRIDAY, April 15
Logan Street Market
Free | 2-7 p.m.
Celebrate Songkran, Thailand’s national New Year’s holiday, also known as the water festival. There will be water guns, water balloons and the opportunity to pour water on a Buddha for blessings. Logan Street Market vendor Daisuki will serve traditional Thai dishes and offer Thanaka, which is traditional face paint. Traditional Thai attire is encouraged.
ATG Presents: Monk’s Road Gin & Juice Party
The Whirling Tiger
$10 | 6 p.m.
Throw it back to the ‘90s with your favorite old school songs performed by Juice Box Heroes and gin candy-themed cocktails from Log Still Distilling.
SATURDAY, April 16
Paristown Garden Show
No cover | 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
In the mood for “a fabulous Outdoor Garden Show brought up you by The Fleur De Flea and Paristown?” We are and we’re ready for the heat. Let’s hope that this show, which will have plenty of vendors, native plants, flowers, vintage garden decor and garden tools, will also bring with it, warmer temps. Let’s claim it. There will also be wine and food and speakers talking about a variety of gardening topics. Doesn’t hurt that it’s free and lots of free parking to boot.
Joe Creason Park
No cover | 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
An event “dedicated to all things trees” and fun: Tree giveaways, kids tree climbing, karaoke provided by Noraebar, five food and drink trucks, live music by Jossie Lauren and pruning/planting demos.
SUNDAY, April 17
Louisville Turners Presents: ‘Stranded’
Prices vary | 4 p.m.
The Louisville Turners spring circus is back after a two year hiatus. Follow the story of a group of explorers who somehow end up on a tropical island after their Ohio River cruise is interrupted by a storm. There will be acrobatics, juggling and more! The show runs two weekends starting on Friday.
Keep Louisville interesting and support LEO Weekly by subscribing to our newsletter here. In return, you’ll receive news with an edge and the latest on where to eat, drink and hang out in Derby City.