The Highlands Of Louisville .com





The Eye Care Institute Doo Wop Shop - We're Serious about Music.  Rentals, Sales and Service. Nearly Everything from clothes and shoes to furniture and collectibles! Proceeds benefit the community. Shop M-S 10a-5p in the lower level of the Mid City Mall. Visit us in our new and exciting location in the Douglass Loop!  We proudly offer Moroccan Oil products! At CertaPro Painting of Greater Louisville and Southern Indiana we specialize in both house painting (exterior and interior) and commercial painting projects.  Click to visit our website!

The Highlands
of Louisville, KY USA

Home of the famous
Bardstown Rd. and Baxter Ave.

TheHighlandsOfLouisville.com
a.k.a. THofL.com
10th Annual
Zombie Attack Walk
Friday, August 29th
Info on the Events page
Bardstown Road Aglow
Always the First Saturday
in December since 1985
!
Week In The Highlands
First Week in October
Since 1999

Bardstown Bound
Spring & Fall Trolley Hops
since 2004!

Find us on Facebook! Keep up with Events and Fun!
Highland Commerce Guild Highland Commerce Guild
Wheels and Feet Share the Street!
District 8 Metro Councilman Tom Owen
Map of The Highlands


 
 
Pick up your Free, Weekly Coffee News at over 80 Highlands locations!  Register to win $40 in Dining Certificates!












Computer Making You Cuckoo?  Call the Guru at (502) 767-8955












Graffiti Abatement Program - click to easily report graffiti so it can be removed quickly!
























Wallace Studio since 1942.. Senior Portraits, Families, Glam... anything you want!  Official Photographer of TheHighlandsOfLouisville.com!












Real Estate Questions?  Ask Aaron!  Click to see Real Estate listings in the Highlands and all of Louisville!












The Shops at Deer Park Ave. - a unique variety of shops, restuarants, and services.  On Bardstown Rd. at Deer Park Ave... across from the Farmer's Market!












Buying Locally helps our local economy, enviroment, and unique local character... click to learn more and how you can help!












Your business has a voice in Louisville... Join the Highland Commerce Guild Today!
 


What's Happening
in The Highlands
Email us about your Highlands Event!

Upcoming Entertainment
Venues
Art, Wine &
Gourmet
Groups &
Tours
Charitable Classes
& Workshops
Family & Kids Teens
Recreation
Neighborhood & Business Association Meetings

Bardstown Rd.
Farmer's
Market

Every
Sat.
8a-noon
(starts at
10a Jan-March)

Corner of
Deer Park Ave.@
Bardstown Rd.
Presbyterian Church

Douglass
Loop
Farmer's
Market

Sat. 10a-
noon

Douglass Blvd.
Christian Church

lot

Phoenix Hill
Farmer's
Market

Tuesdays
May 20 -
October
3-6pm

1007 E. Jefferson
at Baxter Ave.

Weekly
Bingo &
Karaoke


Tue & Thu
(Bingo)

Fri
(Karaoke)

7:30


7-10p
American Legion
Highlands Post
201
(open to the public)

Squallis
Puppeteers

First
Saturday Shows
(May show
moved to 2nd
Saturday)


1st
Sat
of the
month
1pm

Squallis Theater
in the Highlands
Community Campus

$5 show
$5 workshop

The Flea Off
Market

1st
weekend
of the
month
July 4-6
Fri: 1-10p
Sat & Sun:
10a-5p

E. Jefferson
at Baxter Ave.

"The Gathering"

2nd Sat.
of the
month

10a-noon

Deer Park Baptist Church
Free meal, clothes closet, food pantry and kid's books. Access to library and
prayer room


Stoneware's
Third Thursday
"Meet the
Maker"
Series

3rd
Thursday
of the
month
3-7pm

Louisville
Stoneware
Art Factory

10th Annual
Zombie
Attack
Walk


Fri.,
Aug. 29
8:29pm

Between The Back Door
(pre-party host)
and Highlands Tap Room
(post-part host)

upwards of 20,000 zombies

"Talk to Tom"
8th District
Councilman
Tom Owen


Sat.
Aug 30
9-11a

Dunkin' Donuts

Home of the
Innocents

Big Ol'
Backyard
BBQ

Sat.
Sept. 6
4:30-
8:30p

1100 E. Market St
Dishes by local chefs, play zone,
family games,
hayrides, music
& more! Fundraiser

Cherokee
Triangle N.A.

Last
Summer
Concert
of the
season

Sunday, Sept. 7
7-9p in Willow Park

Big Band Orchestra
and Swing

Highlands
Festival

Saturday, Sept. 13
1p - 11p
900 Block of Baxter Ave. closed to traffic
Vendor and Art booths, live bands
kids activities
Upcoming Back to top of page

Baxter Ave. Theaters - Filmworks Click to see
this week's movie schedule
Weekly Stand-up
Comedy Schedule
Comedy Caravan
Student
Performances
Walden
Theatre
Weekly
Concert Schedule

Headliners
Music Hall

Local Theater
w/Dining
The Bard's Town
Karaoke Akiko's Karaoke Bar
Celtic Music Molly Malone's
Live Music Flanagan's
Ale House
Live Music O'Shea's Irish Pub
Live Music Phoenix Hill Tavern
Live Music

Molly Malone's

Live Music

Qdoba Patio

Concert Schedule

Phoenix Hill Tavern

Entertainment Venues Back to Top of Page
Bardstown
Rd.
Farmer's Market

Every
Sat

Apr.-Dec.
starts 8a
Jan-Mar.
starts 10a

'til
noon
Bardstown Rd.
Presbyterian Church
parking lot
@ Deer Park Ave.
Douglass
Loop
Farmer's Market

Every
Sat

10a-
noon
Douglass Blvd.
Christian Church

parking lot
Phoenix
Hill N.A.

Farmer's Market

Every
Tue
(May-Oct)

3-6:30p New Location:
Fresh Start Growers’ Supply at Baxter & Jefferson
Always the Weekend
before Derby
(Last Weekend of April)
Willow Park

Brew at the Zoo
and Wine, too!


Last Saturday of August

  Louisville Zoo

Art, Wine & Gourmet Back to Top of Page

Cochran Hill
Dog Run

 

 

Cochran Hill in Cherokee Park

Park Champions: Cherokee Park
Olmsted Park Conservancy

Every
1st &
3rd Sat
9a-
noon
Meet at
Chauffer's
Rest

Guided Tours of
Different Themes
Walking and Tractor-driven Hay Wagon

    Cave Hill Cemetery
HCM
Senior Services
Adult Day
Health Center

M-F

8a-5p

St. Paul UMC
American
Legion
 

 

Highland
Post 201
Cancer
Support Groups
and Activities
Various

 

Gilda's Club
Louisville
Adapted
Leisure

Various

 

Many functions at the
Douglass
Community
Center
Walking
Club
(March - October)
M-Sa


Thu-Fri

8-
9:30a

6-8p
exit
by 9

Louisville
Zoo
Groups & Tours Back to Top of Page

HCM
Assistance, Day Care, Outreach, Classes,
Support Groups
 
  Highland
Community
Ministries
 M-F
9:30-
11a
HCM
Senior Services
St. Paul
UMC
    HCM
Senior Services
St. Paul
UMC
Charitable Back to Top of Page
Classes offered
through HCM:
Crafts, dancing,
yoga, tai-chi,
computers, volleyball, and more

 

 

Various
dates, times,
and locations
Programs for
All Ages

 

 

Douglass
Community Center
Adult Programs
    Highlands-Shelby
Branch LFP Library
Educational
Programs

 

  Louisville Zoo
Educational
Programs

 

  Louisville Nature
Center
Library Computer
Instruction

 

  Highlands-Shelby
Branch LFP Library

574-1672
for appointment

Classes & Workshops Back to Top of Page
HYR
Sports and
Programs sponsored by HCM

 

 

Ages 5-17:
Fall Soccer,
Spring Soccer,
Summer
Baseball and
Softball

Calistoga
Splash Park at
Glacier Run

    Louisville Zoo

Sky Trail High
Adventure Course

    Louisville Zoo

Children's Programs &
Storytimes

    Highlands-Shelby
Branch LFP Library

Summer
Reading
Program

    Highlands-Shelby
Branch LFP Library
Special Events
at the Zoo

 

 

Louisville Zoo
Programs for
All Ages

 

 

Douglass
Community Center
Classes, Camps,
& Programs

 

  Louisville Zoo
Classes, Camps,
& Programs

 

  Louisville
Nature Center

Family & Kids Back to Top of Page

Teen Outpost M-Th
F-Sa
1-9p
10a-5p
Highlands-Shelby
Branch LFP Library
Programs for
All Ages

 

 

Douglass
Community Center
Homework Help
(ages 12-19)
M-Th
Sa

3-7p
10a-5p
Highlands-Shelby
Branch LFP Library
Teens Back to Top of Page

Belknap

2nd Wed, 7p
Highlands Kroger 2nd Floor

Bonnycastle Homestead

2nd Tue, 7p
Commodore Building
Bonnycastle@Cowling

Cherokee Triangle

3rd Mon, 7p
LFP Libary, MidCity Mall

Deer Park

2nd Thu, 7p
Bardstown Rd. Pres. Church

Highlands-Douglass

1st Wed, 7p
Douglass Community
Center

City of Kingsley

1st Thu, 7p
First Capital Bank

Original Highlands

3rd Mon, 7p
Metro Comm. Church

City of
Seneca Gardens

3rd Mon , 6:30p
Keneseth Israel
Synagogue
-rear

Strathmoor Manor

4th Thu, 7p
Republic Bank

City of
Strathmoor Village

2nd Mon , 6:30p
First Capital Bank

Tyler Park

4th Thu, 7p
LFP Library, MidCity Mall

Upper Highlands

3rd Wed of Jan, March,
May, July & Nov at 7p
Conf. room, Sullivan Univ. College of Pharmacy

Highland Commerce
Guild

Monthly
Membership Meeting

Last Wed, 8:30a
Gilda's Club
633 Baxter

Highland Commerce
Guild

Weekly Board Meeting

Every Wed, 8:30a
Gilda's Club
633 Baxter

Highland Commerce
Guild


Special Events


Neighborhood & Business Back to Top of Page
Association Meetings

Back to Top of Page

Recurring Community Events
in The Highlands

Weekly Monthly Jan/Feb
Mar Apr May
June July Aug
Sept Oct Nov/Dec

Bardstown Rd.
Farmer's Market
Spring, Summer, Fall:
8a-noon
Winter: 10a-noon

Saturday's 8a-1p
Bardstown Rd. Presb. Church parking lot
@ Deer Park Ave.

Phoenix Hill N.A.
Farmer's Market
May-Oct.

Douglass Loop
Farmer's Market

Saturdays 10a-2p
March - Oct.
Parking lot of
Douglass Blvd. Christian

Cherokee Triangle
Summer Concerts

Sunday Evenings, 7-9 pm
starting on
Memorial Day Monday,
thru July with last concert
on Labor Day Monday~
Rain Dates in August
Willow Park

Every Friday 7-10pm
Open to the public

Every Tue & Thu
7:30pm (doors 6p)
Open to the public

Tom's Summer
Bike Rides
8th District Councilman, Tom Owen, rides his
bike through all the neighborhoods
for a chance to
meet and greet neighbors where they live
June, July, August
Weekly Back to Top of Page


Talk to Tom
2014
Casual gathering with 8th District MetroCouncilman Tom Owen, Last Saturday of the month, 9-11am.
2014 schedule:

The Flea
Off Market
(starting up
March 2014)

First Fri (4-9p), Sat (10a-6p)
and Sun (10a-5p) of the month
(with some holiday exceptions)

Outdoor Bazaar and food trucks,
E. Jefferson at Baxter Ave.

Squallis
Puppeteers

1st Saturday
Show

First Saturday of the month (with some holiday exceptions), 1pm, Theater in the Highlands Community Campus at 1228 E. Breckinridge at Barret Ave.

$5 show and $5 optional puppet-making workshop.

Fish Fry
American Legion
Highlands Post 201

Every 1st and 3rd Friday of the month, 5:00pm. Open to the public.

"The Gathering"
Deer Park
Baptist
Church

2nd Saturday each month, 10a-noon. Free meal, clothes closet, food pantry and kid's books. Access to library & prayer room.

Stoneware's
Third Thursday
"Meet the
Maker"
Series

May through October.
Third Thursday each month, 3-7p. Introducing customers to Stoneware’s new 1815 Mercantile Product line while providing access to the “Makers” of those products. Each month will feature a different guest and topic.

MonthlyBack to Top of Page

Highland Youth
Recreation (HYR)

Spring Soccer
Signups
(play March-April)
Online
January 1st-Feb. 28
Tyler Park N.A.
Wine Tasting Event
(cancelled for 2014)

Mid-City Mall
January/FebruaryBack to Top of Page

Ancient Order of
Hibernians
St. Patrick's Parade
(for 2014, held on
Sat., March 15)

Sat. before
St. Patrick's Day
Baxter/Bardstown from
Broadway to Mid-City Mall
March (or April)

Tyler Park N.A.
Easter Egg Hunt
(Sat., April 19, noon)

March (or April)

March Back to Top of Page

Bardstown Rd.
Farmer's Market
Summer Season Opener

Bardstown Rd. Presbyterian
Church Parking Lot
at Deer Park Ave.
Highland Youth
Recreation (HYR)

Summer Baseball/
Softball Signups
(Play May-June)
KY Derby Festival
Million Dollar
Hole-in-One
Contest

2 weeks-mid to late April
Seneca Park Golf Course
Preliminaries: Driving Range
Finals: Hole #8

KY Derby Festival
Volleyball Classic

2 weeks - mid to late April
Seneca Park and
Baxter Jack's

KY Derby Festival
Marathon:
Highland's Course
(2014: Apr. 19)

Sat. before Derby - am
Barret Ave.@E. Breckinridge
to Eastern Parkway to Baxter Ave. to Main St.
Native Plant
Sale

(2014: Apr. 27)
Louisville Nature Center
AprilBack to Top of Page
Cherokee Triangle
Art Fair
(2014:Apr. 26-27)
Always the Weekend
before Derby
(Last Weekend of April)
Willow Park

Watching the
Celebrities at
"The Most Famous
Derby Party"
Derby Eve evening
Outside
the Barnstable-Brown
House on Spring Dr.
at Cherokee Rd.
Derby Eve

Derby Day
Sidewalk Sale
8am
Participating Shops
and Vendors
Baxter at Payne

Derby Day
Southern Style
Breakfast Fundraiser

Phoenix Hill N.A.
Farmer's Market
Season Opener
(2014: May 8)

Throo the Zoo
5K Run/Walk

2 consecutive Tuesdays
Odd# houses first then
Even# houses

Bardstown Bound
Summer Sidewalk
Celebration
(2014: May 17)

Special Sales, Events and
Fun at Shops, Galleries & Eateries on Bardstown Rd.
and Baxter Ave.

Cherokee Triangle
Summer Concerts
Series Begins

Sunday Evenings, 7-9 pm
starting on
Memorial Day Monday,
thru July with last concert
on Labor Day Monday~
Rain Dates in August
Willow Park

May Back to Top of Page

JuneBack to Top of Page

Tyler Park
Garden Tour

June

St. Raphael
Church Picnic

Mid-June
Bardstown Rd.@Lancashire

Festival in the
Upper Highlands

End of June
Atherton High School grounds

Brightside
Volleyball Classic

July
Seneca Park

St. Agnes Church
Carnival

Third Thursday,
Friday, Saturday of July

Upper Highlands
Neighborhood-wide
Yard Sale

Every other year
(odd # years)
Mid July

JulyBack to Top of Page

Highland Youth
Recreation (HYR)

Fall Soccer
(play Sept-Oct)
Online only

Brew at the Zoo
and Wine too!


Late August
Louisville Zoo

Home of the Innocents
Big Ol' Backyard BBQ
Fundraiser


Moved to September
(was End of August until
2013)

Bonnycastle N.A.
Block Party
(former Festivus)

Moved to August
in 2013

AugustBack to Top of Page
Louisville Zombie
Attack Walk
Aug. 29 at 8:29pm
The Back Door, Mid City
Mall down Bardstown Rd.
to Grinstead Dr. to
Barret Ave. Monkey
Wrench & Barret Bar


SeptemberBack to Top of Page

Animal Care
Society's
Bark in the Park

Seneca Park

St. Francis of Assisi
Church Picnic

3rd Sat. in Sept.

Louisville Irish Festival

Bellarmine University
Campus

Home of the Innocents
Big Ol' Backyard BBQ
Fundraiser


Moved to September
(was End of August until
2013)

Highlands Festival
(no Tap 'n run
scheduled for 2013)

900 Block of Baxter Ave.


2nd Week in October
Various Locations
HCM 5K Cup
Walk/Run

1st Sat. of
Week in The Highlands
Register/start Douglass Blvd. Christian Church at 8a
thru Cherokee Park
Pancake Breakfast at 8:30a

Highlands-
Douglass N.A.

Big Rock Jazz &
Blues Fest

1st Sun of
Week in The Highlands
Big Rock area of
Cherokee Park
Empty Bowls
Art & Food Benefit
for HCM

October
Bardstown Rd. at the Mid City Mall north to Baxter Ave. to the
Home of the Innocents

Belknap Neighborhood
Fall Festival

2nd Sat of
Week in The Highlands
Douglass Loop
Fall Festival Eve:
Friday night w/music
Farmington
Harvest Festival

World's Largest
Halloween Party
Louisville Zoo
Weekends in October

Bardstown Bound
Boofest

Special Sales, Events and
Fun at Shops, Galleries & Eateries on Bardstown Rd.

CycLOUvia
(tentative)
Metro Louisville
Initiative

Sunday in Mid-October
Bardstown Rd. & Baxter
from Broadway to Douglass Blvd. closed to motorized
traffic.

Corridor Clean-up
Baxter Ave. Morgue
Haunted Attraction
Open in October

OctoberBack to Top of Page

HCM
Collection of food
and presents for
Highlands neighbors
in need

Nov.& Dec.

Bardstown Rd. Aglow

Alwasy the First Sat. in December since 1985!
Dusk to 10pm

November/December Back to Top of Page
Deer Park Neighborhood
WinterFest
1st Thursday in December
The dePaul School
Santa Safari
Weekends in December
Louisville Zoo
Atherton High School
Madrigal Dinners


1st or 2nd weekend
in December
Atherton H.S.
Small Auditorium
Christmas at
St. Brigid by the
Louisville Chorus

Mid December

Louisville Boar's Head & Yule Log Festival

December 29,30 & 31
St. Paul UMC



Back to Top of Page

Highlands Publishing Company, LLC
Copyright 2007-2014

Coffee News Louisville
Coffee News Louisville, KY