Top Things to do in Louisville this February : Official Travel Source

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Top Things to do in Louisville this February

Amazing entertainment and a handful of food and drink festivals are on deck to heat things up this February in Louisville.

PNC Broadway in Louisville: Disney's FROZEN | Thru Feb. 4

From the producer of The Lion King and Aladdin, Frozen, this Tony®-nominated Best Musical, is now on tour across North America. Frozen features the songs you know and love from the original Oscar®-winning film, plus an expanded score with a dozen new numbers by the film’s songwriters, Oscar winner Kristen Anderson-Lopez and EGOT winner Robert Lopez. Held at the Kentucky Center, this unforgettable theatrical experience is filled with special effects, stunning sets and costumes, and powerhouse performances.

Louisville Home, Garden and Remodeling Show | Feb. 2-4

Held at the Kentucky Exposition Center, this three-day event features a variety of exhibitors and professionals ranging from construction & renovation to garden & landscape and everything in between. Children 12 & under are free, with free entry for seniors 65 or older on Feb. 2, and military personnel, veterans, police, fire, and first responders on Feb. 4. Buy tickets online to save $2 on admission.

Louisville Jewish Film Festival | Thru Feb. 3-18

Celebrating its 26th season, this year's festival will feature 17 top-rated, thought-provoking films including 7 short films, in addition to 6 special event programs. Films will be screened at a variety of locations around the city with the opening night showing taking place at the Trager Family JCC, followed by a Willy Wonka-themed reception. Other screenings and events will take place at the Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, Baxter Theatre, Speed Art Museum, and even virtually. A variety of tickets are now on sale including individual tickets, full festival pass, opening night reception, and more.

Valentine's Day & Galentine's Day in Louisville | Feb. 9-17

Culinary delights and bites. Magical music. Candlelight strolls. Crafts and cocktails. Speakeasy sweetness. Valentine’s and Galentine’s Day are around the corner, so here is your chance to plan something memorable in Bourbon City. Click above for a round-up of just some of the unique events taking place around town this year.

Mardis Gras Bar Crawl | Feb. 10

Bourbon Street is coming to Bourbon City the second week in February to celebrate Mardis Gras New Orleans style. Held at 4th Street Live tickets to the event include a souvenir Mardi Gras koozie, exclusive crawl drink specials, a live DJ, no cover charges at participating bars (Fourth Street Live!, Sports & Social Club, Guy Fieri's Smokehouse, Pizza Bar, Locos Louisville, Howl at the Moon, PBR Louisville), and beads, beads, and more beads. The event is 21+.

Big Game Bash Watch Party at 4th Street Live! | Feb. 11

Fourth Street Live! will play host to the city’s biggest Super Bowl watch party as the Sports & Social Club screens all the action across their 30+ HD TVs. The event is open to all ages, kicking off at 6:30pm with table reservations available.

National Farm Machinery Show and Championship Tractor Pull | Feb. 14-17

Presenting an extensive range of cutting-edge agricultural products, equipment, and services, The National Farm Machinery Show is the go-to event for those looking to gain valuable insights and hands-on experience with the latest technological advancements. The Championship Tractor Pull brings high-octane intensity into Freedom Hall during the evenings while pulling trucks and tractors battle it out as the nation’s best drivers and their machines compete in five exciting performances.

The Gravy Cup | February 17

Pegged as "The World's Largest Biscuits & Gravy Competition," the Gravy Cup returns to the Mellwood Art Center in 2024 for its 11th delicious year. Chow down on delicious biscuits and gravy from more than 30 amateur and professional chefs who will present their best gravy recipe for a chance to win the grand champion title or People's Choice Award.

Star Wars: The Force Awakens | Feb. 17

Star Wars fans will want to make sure they purchase tickets for this showing of Star Wars: The Force Awakens which will feature a screening of the complete film along with a musical score performed live by the Louisville Orchestra.

Louisville Restaurant Week | Feb. 19-25

Presented by the Kentucky Restaurant Association, Louisville Restaurant Week features over a dozen local restaurants offering a three-course meal for a special discounted price. Look for a complete list of restaurants to be announced in early 2024. Use the Restaurant Week app to check in from your phone to compete for the top prize, over $300 in gift cards.

Bourbon Classic | Feb. 22-25

A premier Bourbon event, the Bourbon Classic is the holy trinity for experiencing the best in the culinary, cocktail, and Bourbon arts through a collection of exclusive and interactive events. Infused with exceptional tastings, workshops and unrivaled sips, these events are sure to thrill any Bourbon connoisseur and enthusiast. Be sure to book early as tickets for the signature Friday and Saturday night events tend to sell out.

Sam Hunt: Outskirts Tour 2024 | Feb. 23

American Music Award-winner Sam Hunt will bring his 2024 tour to the KFC Yum! Center the final Friday in February. Known for hit singles "Body Like a Back Road" and "House Party" the country music artist will also bring along special guests Brett Young and Lily Rose.

USA Gymnastics Winter Cup | Feb. 23-25

Held at the Kentucky International Convention Center, this 2024 U.S. Gymnastics Championship qualifying event will host a variety of competitions featuring the Senior and Women's all-around & events. The weekend will also coincide with the Nastia Liukin Cup, a national competition featuring Level 10 women’s artistic gymnasts, and the Elite Team Cup, a team competition for the nation’s top junior athletes from each of the nine men’s regions.

Journey: Freedom Tour 2024 | Feb. 24

The diamond-selling Rock & Roll Hall of Fame legendary rock band Journey is coming to the KFC Yum! Center as part of their 50th anniversary tour. With their catalog of global chart-topping hits, including "Don't Stop Believing”, "Any Way You Want It", "Faithfully", and "Lights," the group will be joined by special guest TOTO during this 30-city North American tour.

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