October 15, 2012 - 2:51pm
Mayor’s Healthy Hometown Hike & Outdoor Adventure
“This Fall Hike through our beautiful Jefferson Memorial Forest with leaves ablaze in color has become a yearly tradition for many people,” Mayor Fischer said. “And we continue adding ways for it to be both fun and healthy – with a new 5K run/walk the latest attraction.”
The Mayor’s Healthy Hometown Hike and Outdoor Adventure takes place at Jefferson Memorial Forest next Saturday, Oct. 20 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Louisville families are invited to come out and get their pumpkins, take a hay ride, and hike through the Forest at the height of fall color. This...
October 11, 2012 - 6:32pm
Fourth Street Live!
“The study clearly shows that our investment in Fourth Street Live has been wise for our city and for the state in general,” Mayor Greg Fischer said.
Louisville’s premier entertainment district—Fourth Street Live—has been an important catalyst for downtown’s growth during the last decade, and the taxpayers, who helped build the entertainment district through various incentives, will be happy to learn that they have...
September 21, 2012 - 8:15am
The Idea Festival's tastiest event outdoes itself this year [Dining]
Where else could you find creative dishes, good Kentucky bourbon and a guy who got the honor of holding a giant orange fork?
The 2012 Idea Festival's Taste of Innovation event left the taste of Braised Beef Cheeks on the palate and left the air buzzing with new and inventive food combinations at Churchill Downs last night. Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer even took home the newly christened Orange Fork Award as the...
September 17, 2012 - 3:19pm
Cheyenne Mize
“We wanted to create the opportunity to enjoy a performance in the unique setting of Metro Hall, which is the people’s building. We’ll be featuring an eclectic mix of great performers and artists.”
A new monthly series showcasing local and regional musicians and artists will be held in the historic setting of Louisville Metro Hall downtown, Mayor Greg Fischer announced today.  “Louisville has an international reputation for local music, as well as performing and visual arts,...
August 24, 2012 - 8:15pm
The Louisville Clock
Whimsical, beautiful, and a wonderful piece of art, this folk art style clock is truly a sight to behold.
Friday afternoon at 5:00 p.m. Mayor Greg Fischer formally rededicated the spectacular Louisville Clock—formerly known as the Derby Clock—at it’s new resting place on Fourth Street, near Broadway, at Theatre Square.  After rusting away for almost 20 years, the refurbished...