Mayor's Office for Special Events

The Mayor's Office for Special Events is responsible for producing free community events for the city of Louisville throughout the year. These signature events are designed to benefit the entire community, both economically and socially.

For more information about our events or if you would like to become a sponsor, please email or call 502-574-3427. 

mayors_music_art Outstanding High School Seniors
Subway Fresh Fit Hike, Bike & Paddle WorldFest
Light Up Louisville holiday in the city
Keepers of the Dream  


Louisville Metro Special Events documents our public events for promotional use year-round. Photographs & videotape may be taken to be used in brochures, seasonal program guides, public event displays, department program videos, or other uses.

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