10 Things To Do In Louisville This Week For $5 And Under (5/16-5/20)

May 16, 2022 at 12:29 pm
You can win tickets to Bonnaroo at Hilltop Tavern's Hi-Wire Reverse Tie Dye Party.
You can win tickets to Bonnaroo at Hilltop Tavern's Hi-Wire Reverse Tie Dye Party. Photo courtesy of Bonnaroo


Whiskey Wednesday Concert Series 3rd Turn Oldham Gardens No cover  |  6-10 p.m. 3rd Turn’s Whiskey Wednesday concert series is back with live music, signature cocktails, wine and ciders from the brewery, as well as Hive & Barrel Meadery. Backside Grill and Dan-O’s seasoning will be selling bites.

Games on Tap: The Re-Return Mile Wide Beer Co. No cover  |  6:30-11 p.m. Games on Tap is back after an almost one year hiatus. Come to Mile Wide for board games galore, from the classics to nouveau strategy games.


Hi-Wire Reverse Tie Dye Party Hilltop Tavern No cover  |  5 p.m. Be one of the first 100 people to show up to Hilltop Tavern on Thursday night, and you’ll receive a free Black Hi-Wire shirt to reverse tie dye, as well as a Hi-Wire Pride Pint glass. And you’ll be entered for a chance to win two free weekend passes to Bonnaroo music festival.

Form, Not Function: Quilt Art at the Carnegie Open Reception Carnegie Center for Art & History, New Albany, Indiana Free  |  6-8 p.m. Twenty-two quilts are on display at the Carnegie Center right now, picked by a jury of artists. Come be among the first to see them during this opening reception, with complimentary wine, appetizers and music from Jamey Aebersold Jazz Quartet. 

Techno & Chill 21st in Germantown $5  |  10 p.m. A slate of DJs serving up techno beats.

FRIDAY, May 20

Spring Showcase Spring Park Free  |  6-8 p.m. Check out the young talent cultivated by Louisville’s AMPED music program. There will be live music, food and more.

‘Pickin in Paristown’ Christy’s Garden No cover  |  7-10 p.m. In this new outdoor concert series, you’ll be treated to sounds from bluegrass artists, starting out with Dark Moon Hollow. There will be food trucks, family activities and cocktails.

Drive In in the Park presents ‘Sing’ Skyview Park Free  |  7-11 p.m. Bring the family out for an outdoor movie night in Jeffersontown. The first feature film of the season is “Sing.” You can stay in your car or bring chairs/blankets for a movie under the stars.

Never Say Die Comedy Hour Never Say Die No cover  |  8-10 p.m. Professional comedians Tim Northern and Jeff Toy kick off comedy open mic night at Never Say Die cocktail bar.

Tyler Lance Walker Gill / Pleasure Boys / Shitfire The Whirling Tiger $5  |  9 p.m. It’s rare to find a show with talented local musicians that’s charging $5 or less to get in. Tyler Lance Walker Gill, Pleasure Boys and Shitfire are celebrating the end of the $5 show with one last bash. They’ll be playing country, punk and psych rock. And there will be T-shirts.

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