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Don’t have NYE plans? LouisvilleKY has you covered

Celebrate the New Year at Lou Year’s Eve New event showcases city’s arts & culture while providing a family-friendly option for New Year’s Eve Louisville, KY (December 28, 2016) – The inaugural Lou Year’s Eve celebration will feature 40 performances and activities at 15 different venues and museums this Saturday, December 31st from 2:00pm-midnight. Activities will take place both inside and outside, and the event will be held rain or shine. West Main Street will be closed to traffic between 4th and 9th Streets with rolling street closures beginning at 6:00am on December 31st and ending at 6:00am on January…


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Dave Moisan to headline LouisvilleKY’s 2016 Holiday in the City

Mayor announces NBC’s “The Voice” contestant will also be grand marshal for Lots of Lights Parade Photo from davemoisan.com Louisville, KY (November 16, 2016) – Mayor Greg Fischer is excited to announce that Louisville native Dave Moisan, a recent contestant on NBC’s “The Voice,” will headline this year’s Holiday in the City entertainment, with a performance during Light Up Louisville on Friday, Nov. 25. “Dave represented our city so well during his appearances on “The Voice,” and I know his hometown neighbors will be thrilled to hear him perform during our beloved Light up Louisville,” the Mayor said. Moisan has…


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Louisville Ky’s own Jordan Smith named parade grand marshal

  January 29, 2016 Louisville, KY. – Kentucky’s own Jordan Smith, winner of season 9 of The Voice and Republic Records recording artist, will serve as Grand Marshal of the 2016 Republic Bank Pegasus Parade.  The 61st annual parade is themed “Fun for the Arts,” and is set to march down Broadway on Thursday, May 5th.   “Our list of Grand Marshals is a who’s who of notable Kentuckians and we are thrilled to add Jordan to the top of that list,” said Mike Berry, Kentucky Derby Festival President and CEO. “He joins a long line of Kentuckians who are…


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Louisville Ky’s own “American Idol” style TV show brings positive energy to the Mall St. Matthews

Filming begins tonight!   January 5th, 2016 – The “Sound” was scheduled to film in the Mall St. Matthews starting this week prior to the events of recent weeks.  With the recent disturbances, a fun and positive project like a televised singing competition is very timely.  “The Sound” is a televised local Christian talent competition similar to American Idol or the Voice.  Contestants from throughout Kentuckiana will compete to win prizes and highlight their God given talent.  And viewers will have an opportunity to vote for their favorite contestant at home. WBNA General Manager, Tom Fawbush, said “We are very…


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LouisvilleKY’s The WEEK: You Can’t Mail a Banjo to Italy, and Other Stories

It has been a truly wonderful week — I was able to enjoy free lunches twice, thanks to good luck and kindness from a stranger.  On Monday, I took my son Luke to the UPS Store in Stony Brook, with the intention of shipping a banjo to my son Nick in Italy. Well, that didn’t work out, as the UPS staffer looked at me, took a deep breath, and told me the cost was $650. Not happening. But next door we happened upon the grand opening of a new Potbelly Sandwich Store. My friend Denise, from the Jeffersontown Chamber, saw…


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Howard Stern outperforms some expectations!

Self-proclaimed King of all media Howard Stern should be smiling year-to-year right now! The new ratings just out for his America’s got talent show were more than respectable, they were downright incredible! According to the website TV by the Numbers, America’s Got Talent earned a 3.6 adults 18-49 rating, compared to a 3.8 in the time period for the finale of The Voice last week and a 4.3 for last year’s season premiere on June 2, 2011. The web site Zap2it says ABC won the night in total viewers with 11.9 million and a 7.7 rating/12 share in households. CBS…