Shawnee Arts & Cultural Center

607 South 37th Street
Louisville, KY 40211
(502) 775-5268

Supervisor: Donald Trowell 

 Shawnee Facility Rental Rate Sheet

Operating Hours:
Monday                                                        9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday and Wednesday                           9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday                                                      9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday                                                           10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Saturday                                                      10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Sunday                                                         Closed (Open as needed for rentals and special events)


The Shawnee Arts and Cultural Center is a hub for arts and cultural activities in the Shawnee Neighborhood. The center offers a variety of arts programs as well as Tai Chi classes. Shawnee is also home to Metro Parks and Recreation’s Studio2000 Arts program, a competitive visual arts program for high school students.

Are you looking for a fun and energetic dance class that will make you feel amazing? Try Zumba today! Shawnee Arts and Cultural Center is offering Zumba classes on Monday and Wednesday nights from 6:00 - 7:30 pm for only $2 per class. Don't miss out! For teens and adults.

Also, be sure to visit the Metro Arts Center, located on Dixie Highway!

What this center offers: 

Computer Lab and Free Wi-Fi
Louisville Metro Parks and Recreation is happy to provide free WiFi and computer access to visitors of this center.


Kids Cafe 
The Shawnee Arts and Cultural Center is happy to announce that, as of November 16th, it will be a Kids Cafe site.  Dare to Care Food Bank is proud to partner with local, non-profit after-school programs to offer free evening meals to children in our community through our Kids Cafe program. Children (18 and under) receive a warm, nutritious meal in a safe environment.  In addition to receiving a meal, each child has the opportunity to participate in academic and extracurricular activities. Serving times are Mon - Thurs, 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
                         *Note: If JCPS is closed due to inclement weather, hot meals will not be served. 

Zone of Hope:
A more resilient, empowered community has been developed through the Zones of Hope initiative which focuses on reducing violence, increasing educational and employment opportunities and improving the narrative surrounding young men and boys of color.

Volunteer Needs:
Please check with center staff for current volunteer opportunities.

**Please note: Class offerings are based on attendance – please call this community center to verify class schedule and time. Thank you!