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Free Street Festival Celebrates the Revitalization of Louisville’s East Market District

The East Market District is pleased to announce its 4th annual NuLu Festival, featuring a crowd-chosen musical act, in addition to a day of curated live music. The free, family friendly and open-to-the-public block party will take place on Saturday, September 22, 2012 from 2 p.m. - 11 p.m. in the 700 block of East Market Street.

The festival, which features “all things local,” will offer live music, a kids’ corner, local food and retail vendors, and a generous selection of micro-brews from The Louisville Beer Store.

New this year, NuLu Fest is hosting a Crowd-Chosen music contest and the winner will be performing at this year’s event. Any original band or musical act can enter to be a contestant in the Crowd-Chosen music contest. Visit our website to enter the Crowd-Chosen contest at Each qualified band or musical act that submits their name online will be entered as a contestant and fans will begin voting for their favorites online on July 2nd, 2012. The winning musical act will be announced on July 20th, 2012 and will play at the 4th annual NuLu Fest!

For the fourth year, NuLu Festival has been named the “Official After-Party” for Louisville’s Idea Festival, a gathering of innovators and thinkers from around the world who discuss and celebrate imagination, new perspectives and transformational ideas. Idea Festival participants will be encouraged to attend the NuLu Festival to enjoy living, working examples of leading edge innovators in the Louisville community.

For more information about the festival, or if you’re interested in becoming a NuLu Festival volunteer, visit

East Market District
700 Block of East Market Street
Louisville, Kentucky 40202

Phone: 555-1212
Price: free