Greetings and thank you for checking out my post here. If you’re scratching your head and wondering what you are going to do, well scratch no more! I’ve got you covered with some great events here.
The 3rd Annual Butchertown Porktoberfest will be held at Copper and Kings, 1111 East Washington Street, on Friday, October 9th from 5:00pm-10:00pm. This pork inspired culinary competition will feature live music by Relic, local brew from Apocalypse Brew Works, cocktails from Copper & Kings, and food from Louisville’s finest restaurants. (Vegetarian options also available.) Admission is $2 and covers your first taste, and all proceeds from food/beverage tickets will benefit the Butchertown Neighborhood Association Inc. Event will be held rain or shine.
Attendees will have the opportunity to sample food from several local spots that have not yet opened their doors, including Royals Hot Chicken, Red Hog Tapas and Commonwealth Cured. Other participating restaurants include Feast BBQ, Toonerville Deli, Gralehaus, Rye, Galaxie, and Wiltshire.
Cash prize will be awarded to the winners of the five categories: People’s Choice, Best Overall Pork, Best Vegetarian, Most Creative, and Best Dessert. The Best Overall Pork category will be selected based on taste, presentation and originality by a panel of judges, and the “People’s Choice,” “Best Vegetarian,” “Most Creative” and “Best Dessert” will be awarded by the attendees. In addition to the cash, all winners will receive a unique Porktoberfest Trophy.
Winners of the 2014 event were: Best Overall Pork – People’s Choice – Gralehaus, Most Creative – Feast BBQ, Best Dessert – Feast, Best Vegetarian – Wiltshire, and Best Pork – Holy Grale.
If you are a bluegrass and roots music lover, get on down to Turner’s (3125 River Road) for the Hickory Vaught and Friends Fall Exjamaganza! They’ll get the music started at noon and won’t stop till at least 11 pm . You’ll have LOTS of great artists to choose from and jamming is encouraged, so bring your instrument. ______________________________________________________
COME ON OUT TO THE 21ST ANNUAL BELKNAP FALL FESTIVAL
OCTOBER 9TH AND 10TH – OFF THE HISTORIC DOUGLASS LOOP –
FRIDAY 6PM – 11PM SATURDAY 11AM – 11PM
The Belknap Fall Festival is an annual fundraiser for the Belknap Neighborhood. The Festival is organized and staffed by neighborhood volunteers and the proceeds from the Festival go directly to fund neighborhood community projects. In previous years the Festival has supported tree planting, neighborhood beautification, neighborhood cleanup and support for community based groups.
For more information, go to www.belknapfallfestival.org/
Live Music Performances By: Friday:
- Anemic Royalty 7PM
- Jilted Muse 8:30PM
- Squeezebot 10PM
- Suzuki Stars Music Academy 11AM
- Hollow Bone 1PM
- Hound of the Buskervilles 2:45PM
- Ryan Marsh 4:30PM
- Brigid Kaelin 6:15PM
- Small Time Napoleon 8PM
- Wax Fang 10PM
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