5 things to do this weekend in Louisville (1/19)

Jan 19, 2018 at 12:16 pm
Louisville Women's Rally

FRIDAY

After Hours at the Speed Speed Art Museum $12; free for members  |  5-10 p.m. Celebrate the arrival of the weekend with the Speed Art Museum at this monthly extravaganza. The museum will be open until 10 p.m. and, in addition to its catalog of art, will feature live music by Swing ’39, Carly Johnson and Tyrone Cotton & Friends; an open rehearsal by Louisville Ballet; a lecture by Dr. John Hale; and a special dinner by Wiltshire at the Speed.

SATURDAY

The Dark Market At Radio Arcane: Winterfeirer Art Sanctuary No cover  |  7 p.m.-midnight The Dark Market, your place for curated, nighttime oddities and art, is teaming up with Radio Arcane for a Winterfeirer (aka winter celebration). Expect to find art and oddities by over 15 local artists including Yoko Molotov, Dandelion and Ryan Case; and live music provided by DJs Thulsa Goon and Talamasca.

10th Anniversary & Crack Fries Contest HopCat Louisville No cover  |  11 a.m. Celebrate the HopCat family’s 10th anniversary this Saturday with free Crack Fries, exclusive brews on tap and a Crack Fries eating contest complete with cash prizes. Free Crack Fries come with any purchase between 11 a.m. and 5 p.m., and the Crack Fries eating contest begins at 3 p.m. with an entry fee of $5 (proceeds going to the Kentucky Humane Society). Exclusive beers on tap include New Holland Cherry Burst Barley Feline, Short's Right in the Batteries, Prairie Artisan Ales Birthday BOMB!, Blakes Cider Sir Lushington, Saugatuck The Ghost of Neapolitan, O' Fallon Cattywhoompus and the Atwater Dickel Whiskey BA Imperial Voodoo Vator.

SUNDAY

Louisville Women's Rally Muhammad Ali Center Free  |  3 p.m. Organizers say this Women’s Rally is intended to “mark the one year anniversary of the Women's Marches and Rallies which followed the Inauguration.” Participating groups include the Fairness Campaign, Indivisible KY and Louisville Democrats.

Feminist Mini Fest Garage Bar No cover  |  11 a.m.-10 p.m. And after the Women’s Rally, stop by Garage Bar for the Feminist Mini Fest benefiting Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky. There will be an all-day happy hour in effect that includes $5 mimosas and $3 elixir kombuchas. You can also take the feminist pop quiz, enter door prize drawings, buy raffle tickets, do some crafting and snag some free feminist flare.