Kentucky Events

Heritage and History

Equine Treasures of the Bluegrass

DATE: now through Nov. 9
LOCATION: Kentucky Horse Park's International Museum of the Horse, Lexington

Historic Amateur Films of Indiana and Kentucky

These films, which come from the Hopkins and Hemp collections in addition to newly digitized footage from smaller collections, include footage of the waterfront and steamboats. Speakers will be Heather Stone and Aaron Rosenblum, associate curators of collections at the Filson. Our Shared History is sponsored by the Ogle Foundation Inc.= Tickets are free; however reservations are requested. Call The Filson at 502-635-5083.
DATE: Tuesday, Oct. 21, noon
LOCATION: New Albany-Floyd County Public Library, New Albany, Ind.

9th Annual Spirit Ball

Spirit Ball tickets are $150, which includes the After Party; After Party Only tickets are $50. All proceeds go to the upkeep and preservation of the Conrad-Caldwell House Museum. Information and tickets: 502-636-5023. Visit The Spirit Ball Facebook page for more information.
DATE: Oct. 25, 7 pm (After Party 9:30 pm-12:30 am)
LOCATION: Conrad-Caldwell House Museum, 1402 Saint James Court, Louisville

Digging Out: Jack Jouett Archaeology Project Update

Archaeologist and project director Nick Laracuente will discuss the 2014 season of excavations at Jack Jouett's distillery and grist mill, with a display and discussion of some of the recovered artifacts.
DATE: Sunday, Nov. 9, 2 pm)
LOCATION: Jack Jouett House Historic Site, 255 Craig's Creek Road, Versailles

The Lexington Singers: A Time of Peace

Tickets: $22 adults, $20 seniors, $18 students Order through 859-338-9888. "A Time of Peace" is the world premiere of a commissioned work by Dr. Rollo Dilworth. This new choral work commemorates and will be performed on the 150th anniversary of the ending of the American Civil War. Both adult and children's choirs will perform.
DATE: April 10, 8 pm
LOCATION: Centenary United Methodist Church, 2800 Tates Creek Road, Lexington