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To maximize the impact of the arts on economic development, education and the quality of life for everyone by generating resources, inspiring excellence, and creating community connections.

Events

Jun
27

The Hunger Games: The Exhibition

The Hunger Games: The Exhibition invites visitors to step inside and explore the world of Panem as created in the films.
Jun
27

Donate without Loss: Artwork Exploring the Healing Arts

Kaviar Gallery is providing a showcase for visual artists exploring the various components of health and medicine.
Jun
27

Empty Nest 2017

Jun
27

Fancy Nancy (P)

Jun
27

The Trail to Oregon at The Alley Theater [Showtimes in Description]

National Lampoons vacation meets everyones favorite 90s computer game in The Trail to Oregon.
Jun
27

America's Diplomats: Documentary Screening

Jun
27

THE MOTH STORYSLAM, TOPIC: Cheating

Doors 7:00pm Show 8:00pm 21 and over *ON SALE JUNE 20TH AT 3PM* The Moth is a non-profit organization that features people telling true stories from their lives with no notes, powe...
Jun
27

Concert: Avon Dale and Acceptable Losses

Doors open at 8:30 pm and music begins around 9 Avon Dale and Acceptable Losses $5 entry fee Ages 21 and up.
Jun
27

Halfacre & Haywood

Halfacre & Haywood.
Jun
28

Collection Highlight Drop-in Tour

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection.
Jun
28

Storytime Tour

Join Speed Art Museum educators for a literary adventure around the museum! This tour will link favorite children’s books with works in the museum’s collection to encourage lan...
Jun
28

Docent Tour

21c Museum Louisville offers guided docent tours through our museum collection each WED and FRI at 5pm.
Jun
28

WFPK Waterfront Wednesday: Pokey LaFarge, Robyn Hitchcock, Carly Johnson

Pokey LaFarge (9:00pm) Fusing the sounds of the past with the energy of the present day, Americana singer/songwriter Pokey LaFarge makes old-time country-, blues-, folk-, and Weste...
Jun
28

Beer & Jazz with Hora Certa!

Join us Wednesday, June 28 for a night of free local Brazillian Jazz withHora Certa!You can enjoy a pleasant evening of outstanding local jazz musicians, great local beer, food tru...
Jun
28

Flat12 Garage Sound Series

WEDNESDAY | JUNE 28 | 8PM-10PM | FREE Join us for a scuzzy garage/punk/alt local music lineup in the Flat12 party barn.
Jun
29

Collection Highlight Drop-in Tour

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection.
Jun
29

Speed Cinema Presents: Mulholland Drive

Directed by David Lynch “This is David Lynch at his most imaginative and challenging.
Jun
29

Bard Theatre presents BETHANY by Laura Marks

Jun
29

Tony Danza's Letterz 2 2 pac: An Evening with Tony Danza

Jun
29

The Trail to Oregon at The Alley Theater

National Lampoons‘ vacation meets everyone’s favorite ’90s computer game in The Trail to Oregon.
Jun
29

Singer / Songwriter Open Mic Hosted by CJ Cumberland

This Thursday and EVERY Thursday at Bearno's Highlands.
Jun
29

Singer Songwriter Showcase

Society of Broken Souls and The Post-Timey String Band! Doors open at 7:30 pm Music at 8:30 pm $5 entry fee at the door Society of Broken Souls: https://www.
Jun
29

T.N.T. Thursday Night Throwdown: Open Jam (Rock, Blues, R&B)

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Jun
29

Live Salsa Thursdays

Louisville first: Live Salsa Thursdays.
Jun
30

Collection Highlight Drop-in Tour

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection.

2017 Cultural Pass

The 2017 Cultural Pass is presented by Churchill Downs, in partnership with Metro Louisville, Fund for the Arts, Arts and Culture Alliance and the Louisville Free Public Library. Pick up your FREE Cultural Pass at any Louisville Free Public Library Branch or Metro Community Center.

Be sure to include #CulturalPass to your social media posts!

Learn More about the 2017 Cultural Pass

The Arts Link App is Here!

With the Louisville Arts Link App you now have a central arts calendar and can view upcoming events, purchase tickets, access your Arts Card, receive Arts Card discounts, access donor benefits, and even become a donor!

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Programs

EVERY CHILD Arts in Education Initiative

The EVERY CHILD Arts in Education Initiative is designed to increase and re-enforce opportunities for Louisville area children to have access to the arts as a critical component of their overall educational experience.  Includes programs serving all grade levels and establishing experiences across all Arts disciplines: drama, theatre, music and visual arts. Fund for the Arts Cultural Partners offer a variety of education programs in all arts disciplines.

Arts for Kosair Kids®

Launched in the fall of 2015, Arts for Kosair Kids® has engaged more than 360 youth on a weekly basis with arts residencies at the Americana Community Center, Home of the Innocents, Heuser Hearing & Language Academy, Louisville Central Community Center, Summit Academy and Visually Impaired Preschool Services

Delta Dental Making Smiles Happen® Arts in Education Initiative

Delta Dental of Kentucky doubles down on supporting transformative arts experiences for students across the Commonwealth. In partnership with Fund for the Arts, thousands of students enjoy innovative arts programming that engages creative minds and inspires student success.

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