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    There's all manner of holiday fun going on in Derby City this weekend!
    Scout is Out Release Party at Copper &  Kings 
    The inaugural edition of The Scout Guide Louisville is the newest addition to The Scout Guide’s national network of annual city guides and blogs. The Scout Guide Louisville showcases more than 25 independently-owned shops, restaurants, design studios, entrepreneurs, and other businesses in a sophisticated, modern, beautiful book. What separates TSG from other magazines or advertisements is the support local businesses will receive from TSG’s online presence, including a local blog, social media postings, and mentions in TSG national website and e-newsletter.
    December 11, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
    Copper & Kings
    1121 E. Washington St.
    Louisville, KY 40206
    All The Whos in Whoville at The Alley Theater
    If you missed your chance to see this sold out Christmas show in 2013, now is your chance to forgive yourself! In this timey-wimey parody/ tribute to two of our favorite Doctors, Who and Seuss, the citizens of Whoville are under threat from an old menace. But a Who of a different sort arrives to save Christmas Day!
    December 11, 7:30 - 9:45 p.m.
    The Alley Theater
    633 West Main Street
    Louisville, KY 40202
    $12 - $20
    Sweaty Sheep Merry Christmas Gala at Headliners
    Join the Sweaty Sheep, a Christian athletic ministry group, as they promote their “runPossible” initiative at Headliners. Enjoy music by Street Corner Symphony, Frank Morris, and Bernie Lubbers.
    December 11, 7:45 - 11:55 p.m.

    Headliners Music Hall

    1386 Lexington Rd

    Louisville, KY 40206
$10 - $15
    McQuixote Books & Coffee Presents: Malapropisms & Mondegreens
    Join us for a night of poetry. We'll have hors d'oeuvres to snack on and a full bill of talent. The cast in this troupe come from all reaches and walks of life. They promise to climb treehouses, build model airplanes, hole up in tenements in cold cities, and drink cheap brandy on street corners with you through the course of the night.
    December 12, 5:30 - 8 p.m.
    McQuixote Books & Coffee
    1512 Portland Ave, #1
    Louisville, KY 40203
    The Twelve Murders of Christmas at the Hilton Garden Inn
    WhoDunnit presents its classic holiday spectacular –– The Twelve Murders of Christmas! Six strangers gather in an elegant mansion, having received an invitation to a lavish holiday soirée — only to discover that they are locked in for the night, and that one of them is intent on murdering the others! But which one, and why? Critically acclaimed as one of WhoDunnit’s all-time best!
    December 12, 7 - 10 p.m.
    Hilton Garden Inn-Airport
    2735 Crittenden Drive
    Louisville, KY 40209
    $45.50 includes dinner, show, tax, and gratuity
    Boney James at the Louisville Palace
    Saxophonist Boney James' sound is far from smooth jazz. His music is muscular and gritty and comes with different elements that need to be experienced in his compelling live performance at the Louisville Palace.
    December 12, 8 - 11:55 p.m.
    Louisville Palace
    625 S 4th St
    Louisville, KY 40202
    $18.75 - $75
    The Diane Moore Academy Christmas Dance Show
    Please join the Diane Moore Dance Academy and the Miracle dances for a Christmas dance show! The Miracle Dancers are students with many types of special needs. Formed in 1992, the Miracle Dancers started with 3 students and have grown to nearly 75 dancers. They have touched the heart of all those who have had the pleasure of watching them dance. This Saturday, join them for a Christmas show at the Fern Creek Fire Department. Admission is free, but  bring your donation to support the Miracle Dancers Scholarship Fund. There will be a live nativity and many Christmas favorites will be performed!
    December 13, 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    The Fern Creek Fire Department
    9409 Old Bardstown Rd
    Louisville , KY 40291
    Free, Donations encouraged and appreciated
    Christmas in Anchorage
    Get in the holiday spirit as historic Anchorage Public School celebrates the 34th Annual Christmas in Anchorage. Guests will enjoy festivities ranging from Breakfast with Santa to the fabulous Holiday Boutique. Visit the school between 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. to enjoy many favorite Anchorage traditions.
    December 13, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
    Anchorage Public School
    11400 Ridge Road
    Louisville, KY 40223
    BBC ST Matthews Beer Release and Ugly Sweater Contest
    Who wants a good excuse to drink beer and wear that ugly sweater that is still in your closet from last Christmas? Bluegrass Brewing Company's Ebenezer Holiday Ale is being released on Dec. 13th. ABV 6.9 IBU 23.4. Festive, full bodied with a touch of spice. Crystallized ginger, orange zest and 2 types of cinnamon. Beer is Food! Get that ugly sweater out of the closet or create your own. We will be having an Ugly Sweater Contest that night also. Drink beer. Win prizes!
    December 13, 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.
    Bluegrass Brewing Co.-St. Matthews
    3929 Shelbyville Road
    Louisville, KY 40207
    Umpteenth Annual $20 Art Show
    This show is an awesome way to get yourself or your loved ones some awesome art. 30 artists will gather and offer their work for just $20 -- no more, no less. This event is always a blast and many of these artists are offering one of a kind pieces at this awesomely low price so get there early!
    December 13, 6 - 9 p.m.
    Copper & Kings
    1121 E. Washington Street
    Louisville, KY 40206
    Twisted Images and Revelry Boutique Gallery Present: Deck the Walls
    Revelry Boutique Gallery and Twisted Images present Deck the Walls, an all-ages art event showcasing art on or made out of skate boards. Over 100 artists are participating and there are over 100 skateboard decks in the show! Three bands will be playing: Trophy Wives, The Damnit and Shadowpact. Red Bull will be sponsoring the event and providing participants with "wings" for the night!
    December 13, 6 - 11 p.m.
    St. John's Theater
    637 E Market Street
    Louisville, KY 40202
    Winter Arts Festival at the Tim Faulkner Gallery
    Celebrate the Tim Faulkner Gallery's 7th anniversary at its first ever Winter Arts Festival! This will be a blow out event with live music, costumes & art. They are also combining this event with a winter warmth drive for the good people at Neighborhood House.Enjoy live music, a sexy costume fashion show, and local art. This event is also working to provide warm winter wear to the neighborhood with a Winter Warmth Clothing Drive! 
    Tim Faulkner Gallery
    1512 Portland Ave
    Louisville, KY 40203
    Free, Donations appreciated
    Yew Dell Express Train Exhibit & Santa
    Don't miss this holiday favorite for all ages. Where else can you see a snow fillage and model trains in a castle, go shopping without the crowds and entertain the kids with scavenger hunts and a visit from Santa? Yew Dell's model train village is the creation of master modeler and train man Bob Irmscher and has rapidly become a tradition for many area families. Come enjoy the trains, the grounds and all the holiday season offers in the gardens!
    December 14, 12 - 4 p.m.
    Yew Dell Botanical Gardens
    6220 Old LaGrange Rd
    Crestwood, KY 40014
    Go Santa Go 5k
    We want to invite you to join in the holiday fun at the Go Santa Go 5k, which will be supporting Gilda's Club Louisville. Every participant will receive their choice of a Santa shirt, hat and beard or an Elf shirt and hat to wear while running.  Enjoy holiday music, candy, and cookies along the 5k course. Participating in our event is a great way to get into the "Holiday Spirit" as we serve Gilda's Club Louisville and remind everyone that you can still be active & healthy even during the holiday / chilly season.
    December 14, 9 - 10:30 a.m.
    Iroquois Park
    5216 New Cut Road
    Louisville, KY 40214
    $40 - $50
    Light Up Schnitzelburg & Caroling
    Decorate the SACC Christmas Tree (located on the side of Mo's Food Mart) and meet Santa! After we decorate the tree, please join us for caroling around the neighborhood!
    December 14, 9:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    Mo's Food Mart
    1036 Goss Ave
    Louisville , KY 40217
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