March 2018 Calendar of Events
10: “The Sword & The Specter” Murder Mystery Dinner. 5 p.m. at Gen. Butler State Resort Park. (502) 732-4384.
20: Kentucky Gathers Dulcimer Group. 10 a.m. at Gen. Butler State Resort Park. (502) 732-4384.
10: Clark County 4-H Consignment Auction. 10 a.m. at the Clark County Fairgrounds, 9608 Hwy. 62. (502) 817-6831.
1-April 8: “Mamma Mia.” A musical at the Derby Dinner Playhouse. For times and tickets call (812) 288-8281 or visit www.DerbyDinner.com.
10: Cailin Art Studio Grand Opening. Come celebrate the grand opening of the Cailin Art Studio with a family friendly event featuring, refreshments, art projects for kids and adults, pottery throwing demonstrations by co-owner Sean Fitzgerald. 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at 7910 Floydsburg Rd. Ribbon cutting at 11 a.m. Free and open to the public. (502) 778-0404.
10: First Volunteer Workday of 2018. 9 a.m. - noon at Yew Dell Gardens, 6220 Old La Grange Rd. (502) 241-4788 or www.yewdellgardens.org.
14: Travelogue Dinner: Awesome Plants and Nurseries of the Low Country. 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Yew Dell Gardens, 6220 Old La Grange Rd. Tickets $80. (502) 241-4788 or www.yewdellgardens.org.
15: “Clover Leaf” 5K Run and 2-Mile Walk. 6:30 p.m. at Briar Hill Park. $25 registration fee. (502) 225-0655, ext. 5402.
22: Tool Sharpening Workshop with Robert Rollins. 6-7:30 p.m. at Yew Dell Gardens, 6220 Old La Grange Rd. Tickets $30. (502) 241-4788 or www.yewdellgardens.org.
24: Yew Dell Gardens Volunteer Celebration. 10-11:30 a.m. at Yew Dell Gardens, 6220 Old La Grange Rd. (502) 241-4788 or www.yewdellgardens.org.
10: Three Dog Night in concert. 7 p.m. at the CenterStage Showroom at Belterra Casino Resort, 777 Belterra Dr. Tickets sold out. 1-888-235-8377.
24: Ronnie Milsap in concert. 7 p.m. in the CenterStage Showroom at Belterra Casino Resort, 777 Belterra Dr. Tickets sold out. 1-888-235-8377.
2: Derby Style Soiree. Hors d’oeuvre’s, desserts, auction and entertainment. 7-10 p.m. at The Hermitage Farm, 10500 W. U.S. Hwy 42. Visit derbystylesoiree.com.
16: Matt Bellassai to perform. The Internet comedy sensation will appear at Hanover College as part of the Community Artist Series. 7 p.m. at Collier Arena on Hanover College campus. Tickets $15 adults; youth (high school and younger) free. (812) 866-7000.
18: “Instrumental Visions: A Continuing History of the Music Festival.” Part four of a four part series presented by the Ohio River Valley Folk Society. 4 p.m. at Hanover College Horner Center, Room 102. For more information, please send an email to email@example.com.
La Grange, KY
1-10: “The Garden Show.” Art show featuring Arts Association of Oldham County artists. Reception on Feb. 15. at Gallery 104, 104 E. Main St. (502) 222-3822.
2 - May 6: “Women’s Work Quilt Exhibit.” Featuring quilts by Rebekka Seigel. Exhibit runs through May 6. Opening reception is March 2 from 5-7 p.m. and featuring wine and cheese. Reception is free to members and $8 admission for nonmembers. Reservations required. At the Oldham County Historical Society, 106 N. Second St. (502) 222-0826.
20 - April 14: “Eight Notes.” Music themed multi-media art. Opening Reception on March 22 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. At Oldham County Arts Association’s Gallery 104 at 104 E. Main St. (502) 222-3822.
1: Festival Unveiled. The first official Kentucky Derby Festival event of 2018. 5-8 p.m. at Mellwood Art Center, 1860 Mellwood Ave. Poster signing will take place at the event. Tickets sold out. (502) 584-FEST or www.kdf.org.
1-4: “Red.” A play at Bunbury Theatre Co., 604 S. Third St. Tickets $22, seniors $19, students $10. (502) 585-5306.
1-April 8: Humana Festival of New American Plays. The 42nd annual event premieres up to 10 groundbreaking, new works by some of the American theatre’s most talented writers. At Actor’s Theatre, 316 W. Main St. Various ticket options available. Visit www.actorstheatre.com for showtimes. (502) 584-1205.
2-4: Spring Used Book Sale. 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. At Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Lane. (502) 897-9845.
2-4: Kentucky Crafted Market. One-of-a-kind arts extravaganza featuring art, crafts, music, books, specialty food and more. At Kentucky Fair & Exposition Center. (888) 833-2787.
2: Republic Bank First Friday Trolley Hop. 5-11 p.m. in downtown Louisville. (502) 583-1671. 10: Michael Cleveland + Flamekeeper with the Lo Pops. Presented by the Louisville Orchestra. 8 p.m. at the Kentucky Center, 501 W. Main St. Tickets from $27. (502) 587-8681.
10: St. Patrick’s Day Parade. 3 p.m. on Bardstown Road in the Highlands. Sponsored by the Ancient order of Hibernians. Free. The 36th annual parade will begin at Baxter and Broadway and travels south to Windsor Avenue. Visit www.LouisvilleIrish.com.
10-11: Flea Off Market. Juried event featuring handmade items. At the NULU District parking lot, 1228 1007 E. Jefferson St. (502) 552-0061.
17: Irish Classic 10K. E.P. Tom Sawyer Park to host this 26th annual event. 9 a.m. race start. Register 7-8:30 a.m. Entry fee $25-$35. (502) 429-7270.
17-April 28: AquaVenture Art Exhibit. Presented by the Kentucky Watercolor Society. Opening Reception on March 17 from 3-5 p.m. at the Kaviar Forge Gallery, 1718 Frankfort Ave. (502) 561-0377.
17: Shamrocked at 4th St. Live! Compete in a St. Patrick’s Day bar crawl. Drink specials. Live entertainment from 1-4 p.m. featuring Juice Box Heroes. Register at www.Ticketfly.com.
24: Rodes City Run 10K. 8 a.m. at Second and Broadway streets. Entry fee $25-$45. (502) 753-1020. Visit www.RodesCityRun.com.
30: Frankfort Avenue Trolley Hop. 6-10:30 p.m. Visit www.fatfridayhop.org.
1-May 11: “The Art of Learning.” Exhibit and sale of original art by local and regional artists, at Ivy Tech, 590 Ivy Tech Dr. Free. In conjunction with the Madison Art Club. (812) 265-2923.
1-April 8: “The Art of Healing.” Exhibit and sale of original art by local and regional artists, at King’s Daughters Hospital, 1373 E. State Rd. 62. Free. In conjunction with the Madison Art Club. (812) 265-2923.
2: Senior Dance with Paul Smith. 6 p.m. at Brown Gym on Broadway. Presented by Madison Senior Citizens. $5 per person. (812) 265-4758.
6: Girls Inc. “She Knows Where She’s Going” Luncheon. Noon at The Livery Stable. Doors open at 11:15 a.m. Individual ticket $30. Tables of eight are $325; half table of four is $160. (812) 265-5863.
8: “Instrumental Visions: A Continuing History of the Music Festival.” Part one of a four part series presented by the Ohio River Valley Folk Society. 7 p.m. at the Madison-Jefferson County Public Library, 420 W. Main St. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
9: Senior Dance with Gary Hewitt. 6 p.m. at Brown Gym on Broadway. Presented by Madison Senior Citizens. $5 per person. (812) 265-4758.
10: Make Art with the Pieces. Auction, cocktails, appetizers and art to benefit children of Jefferson and Ripley Counties. Presented by Southeastern Indiana Voices for Children and Muddy Fork Antiques. 5-7 p.m. at the West Street Art Center, 301 West St. Admission $10. (812) 274-0877.
10: Deal with the Dealer. 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. at the Lumber Mill Antique Mall, 271 W. First St. and various other antique stores in town. Negotiate directly with booth owners. (812) 273-3040.
10: Behind the Scenes Tour at Lanier Mansion. 4-5:30 p.m. at the Lanier Mansion, 601 West First St. Adults $12, seniors $10, children $5. (812) 273-0556.
11: Calan in concert. Fireside Series featuring this Welsh band from 5-7 p.m. at Thomas Family Winery, 208 E. Second St. (812) 273-3755.
11: Fairfield Four in concert. 8 p.m. at Fitzgibbon Recital Hall at Hanover College, 151 Scenic Dr. Part of the RiverRoots Music Series. Tickets $10 - $12 at the door. 1-800-559-2956 or visit www.Riverroots.org.
11: “National Geographic Gender Revolution: A Journey with Katie Couric.” Presented by Hanover College Love Out Loud and PFLAG Hanover-Madison. 6 p.m. at the Ohio Theatre, 105 E. Main St. Free admission. (812) 624-1938.
13: “Instrumental Visions: A Continuing History of the Music Festival.” Part two of a four part series presented by the Ohio River Valley Folk Society. 7 p.m. at Red Bicycle Hall, 125 E. Main St. For more information, email email@example.com.
13: Celtic Symposium. Informative event for visitors to learn about Celtic life and how it has influenced the community. Several speakers and light refreshments. Doors open at 6 p.m.; program begins at 6:30 p.m. at the Jefferson County Historical Society, 615 W. First St. Free. (812) 273-3755.
15: OVCS Movie Night featuring “The Commitments.” 7 p.m. at the Ohio Theatre, 105 E. Main St. Donations accepted. Adult beverages will be available. (812) 273-3755.
16: Senior Dance with Country Thunder. 6 p.m. at Brown Gym on Broadway. Presented by Madison Senior Citizens. $5 per person. (812) 265-4758.
16: “Instrumental Visions: A Continuing History of the Music Festival.” Part three of a four part series presented by the Ohio River Valley Folk Society. 8 p.m. at the Ohio Theatre, 105 E. Main St. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
16: City of Madison’s Kick-Off to St. Patrick’s Day. An evening of downtown entertainment in classic pub crawl form. 5 p.m. at Mulberry and Second Street Parking Lot. Sponsored by VisitMadison Inc. 1-800-559-2956.
23: Senior Dance with Alliance. 6 p.m. at Brown Gym on Broadway. Presented by Madison Senior Citizens. $5 per person. (812) 265-4758.
23: “Celtica” in concert. Presented by the Madison Performing Arts Foundation. 7 p.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church, 412 W. Main St. (812) 866-5875.
24: Eggstravaganza. Easter egg hunts and fun for children ages 3-10. Noon - 1:30 p.m. at the Lanier Mansion State Historic Site. Children $3, adults free. (812) 273-0556.
3: Saint Florian Bridal Expo. 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at The Saint Florian Reception Center and Gardens, 345 E. Ripley St. (513) 687-9715.
Pewee Valley, KY
9-11, 15-18: “Lost in Yonkers.” Presented by The Little Colonel Players. 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday at The Little Colonel Playhouse, Mt. Mercy Drive. Call for tickets. (502) 241-9906 or visit: www.littlecolonel.net.
1: “Tell Your Story - Online Publishing.” Presented by genealogist Nancy Simmons. 6:15 p.m. in the Strassweg Auditorium of the New Albany-Floyd County Public Library, 180 W. Spring St., New Albany, Ind. (812) 923-3492.
2: Styx in concert. 8 p.m. at French Lick Casino, French Lick, Ind. Tickets $75- $250 at www.Ticketmaster.com.
3: Book Signing with author Mike Grimes. Grimes will sell and sign his new book, “Pleasureville Revisited.” 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the Main Street Café and Bakery, 1118 Main St., Pleasureville, Ky.
4: Reception for Student Art Exhibit. 2-4 p.m. at the Southern Indiana Center for the Arts, 2001 North Ewing St., Seymour, Indiana. (812) 522-2278.
9: KC & The Sunshine Band in concert. 8 p.m. at the Lawrenceburg Event Center, 91 Walnut St., Lawrenceburg, Ind. Visit www.thelawrenceburgeventcenter.com for tickets.
16-18: Dearborn County Home & Garden Show. 5-9 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. Saturday; noon - 5 p.m. Sunday at Lawrenceburg Event Center, 91 Walnut St., Lawrenceburg, Ind. Adult admission $4; children 10 and under free. (812) 320-6099.
24: Clint Black in concert. 8 p.m. at the Lawrenceburg Event Center, 91 Walnut St., Lawrenceburg, Ind. Visit www.thelawrenceburgeventcenter.com for tickets.
29: Macy’s Kentucky Derby Spring Fashion Show. At the Horseshoe Southern Indiana Casino, 11999 Casino Center Dr. SE, Elizabeth, Ind. (866) 676-7463. 5:30 p.m. cocktails and boutique shopping; 8 p.m. fashion show. Tickets start at $35. Reserve at www.kdf.org.