January 2018 Calendar of Events
12-13: Kentuckiana Farm Toy Show. 6-9 p.m. Friday; 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Saturday at the Clark County 4-H Fairgrounds, 9608 Hwy. 62. Admission $2 per person, Children 12 and under free. (812) 293-3118.
10-Feb. 18: “Funny Money.” At Derby Dinner Playhouse, 525 Marriott Dr. For ticket and times call (812) 288-8281.
27: Sara Evens in concert. 7 p.m. at the CenterStage Showroom at Belterra Casino & Resort. Tickets $50 - $167. Must be 21 or older to attend. 1-888-235-8377.
17: “Common.” Presentation by two-time Grammy Award winner “Common.” He has appeared in films such as “Girls Trip,” John Wick: Chapter 2” and “Terminator Salvation.” 6 p.m. at Collier Arena on Hanover College campus. Tickets $15. (812) 866-7000.
La Grange, KY
1-6: “Winter in Kentucky.” Presented by the Arts Association of Oldham County. At Gallery 104, 104 E. Main St. (502) 222-3822.
9-27: “Venetian Sketchbook Invitational.” Presented by the Arts Association of Oldham County and featuring members’ reflections on the association’s first excursion to Venice, Italy, last November. At Gallery 104, 104 E. Main St. (502) 222-3822.
13: Living Treasures Reception. Will honor the 2017 recipients who have generously served the Oldham County community with kind hearts and good deeds. 1 p.m. at the Rob Morris Educational Building, 207 W. Jefferson St. Event sponsored by The Project Guild of La Grange and the Oldham County Historical Society. Featuring a Kentucky Chautauqua performance by Kelly O’Connell Brengelman of the Kentucky Humanities Council. She will present “Rosie the Riveter” about Rose Leigh, a Science Hill, Ky., woman who riveted B-24 Bombers in a Michigan factory during World War II. Free but reservations requested at (502) 222-0826.
1-14: Winter Wonderland Ice Skating Rink. At the Pavilion at Todd Creech Park (Tate Street). $6 for adults, $4 for children 14 and under. (812) 537-4507.
1-5: “Celebrate the Holidays.” Art Exhibit. Hours are 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Wednesday through Friday; 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Saturday. At the Kentucky Watercolor Society Gallery, Brownsboro Center Arcade, 4836 Brownsboro Rd. (502) 326-9256.
5-6: “Oh! Deadly Night!” A mystery dinner performance by WhoDunnit Inc. players. Saturday evening at Bristol Bar & Grille Downtown, 614 W. Main St. Tickets $46 and includes dinner. Seating at 6:30 p.m. (502) 426-7100.
6-March 31: “Kaleidoscope of Color.” Art exhibition at the Kentucky Watercolor Society Gallery, Brownsboro Arcade, 4836 Brownsboro Rd. Hours are 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Wednesday-Friday; 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Saturday. (502) 326-9256.
9-Feb. 4: “Little Bunny Foo Foo.” At Actor’s Theatre, 316 W. Main St. Visit www.actorstheatre.com for showtimes. (502) 584-1205.
12, 14: Harlem Globetrotters. 7 p.m. Friday and 2 p.m. Sunday at the KFC Yum! Center. Tickets start at $29.50. 1-800-745-3000.
18: Michael Ray in concert. 8 p.m. at 4th St. Live. Doors open at 7 p.m. A free show presented by WAMZ 97.5 Radio. Must be 21 or over to attend. Visit the website www.4thstlive.com.
26: F.A.T. Friday Trolley Hop. 6-10:30 p.m. along Frankfort, Mellwood and Story Avenues in downtown Louisville. (502) 550-2054 or visits: www.frankfortave.com.
19: Greg Ziesemer and Kriss Luckett-Ziesemer in concert. Presented by the Madison Performing Arts Foundation. 7 p.m. at First Christian Church. (812) 866-5875.
27: The Tillers in concert with Maria Carrelli. At the Red Bicycle Hall, 125 E. Main St. A kickoff event to the 2018 RiverRoots Music Series. For tickets, visit the website www.RiverRoots.org or buy them at the door.
North Vernon, IN
6: Third Annual Wiffle Ball Tournament. At Jennings County Middle School, 820 West Walnut St. $15 per person. (812) 343-4696.
13: “Forty Years of College.” Featuring Classic Rock musicians David Larson, Mike Stiver, Tony Sanders, Roy Goode, Drew Robertson and Steve Baker. 7:30 p.m. at Park Civic Theatre, 25 North Madison Ave. (812) 346-0330.
25: The History of Native American Artifacts Annual Pitch-In and Program. Guest speaker, show and tell, food and more. 6 p.m. at 134 East Brown St. (812) 346-8989.
Rising Sun, IN
1-7: Christmas Train Show. Presented by the Conductors of Southeastern Indiana Model Train Association. Noon - 5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1-6 p.m. Sunday at Heritage Hall, 214 Main St. See more than five tracks of model trains in a miniature town setting. Small admission fee. (812) 756-0654.
4: “New Year’s Genealogy Tea.” Hosted by the Southern Indiana Genealogical Society. Members and guests are invited to attend and share their recent findings, brick wall challenges and breakthroughs. 6:15 p.m. at the New Albany-Floyd County Public Library, 180 W. Spring St., New Albany, Ind. Free. (812) 923-3492.
19: Eddie Money in concert. 8 p.m. in the Hoosier Ballroom at French Lick Resort, 8760 Hwy. 56, French Lick, Ind. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets starting at $45 - $95. 1-888-936-9360.
20: Winter Gate Festival. Sips, samples, sounds and shopping in Historic Downtown Huntingburg, Ind. Featuring wine and beer sampling, live music, unique shops, food samples. Sponsored by Huntingburg Merchants Association. 5-11 p.m. (812) 683-5699 or visit www.GardenGateFestival.com.