Things to Du in the 502: Dec. 6-8


The Music Alley in full action. Bustling with people on 4th street. Photo Courtesy Music Alley

Jayvon Rankin

2019 Santas Safari

This weekend, Dec. 7-8,  the Louisville Zoo will be hosting Santa’s Safari, an event where kids receive a passport to explore various stations and meet Santa, Mrs. Claus and Frosty the Snowman. There will be holiday beverages such as hot chocolate and coffee for adults. Tickets are $21 for non-members ages 3 and above and $16 for Louisville Zoo members.


A Classic Christmas

On Sunday, Dec. 8 from 5-7 p.m., the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts is showing VOICES of Kentucky:  A Classic Christmas holiday concert in their Bomhard Theatre. There will be many types of music played and personal stories will be read aloud. Tickets for this event will be $20 for adults and $15 for juniors (18 or below) and seniors. 

Music Alley Night Market 

Sunday, Dec. 8 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Music Alley Night Market will be held. This event will have a variety of people there, artists, vendors, musicians and even entrepreneurs in shops along the street. Set-up is free for people who want to set up a booth, but they are a first come, first served deal. 


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Santa Sprint and Stroll 5k Run/Walk2019

This Saturday, Dec. 7 from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m., the Frankfort Avenue Business Association is presenting the 5k Run/Walk to benefit the work of United Crescent Hill Ministries. The church will host the race, serve refreshments afterwords and offer a chance to take photos with Santa. The top 3 finishers from each age group will receive awards.

Runners beginning their race from last years 5k run. Photo Courtesy
Runners beginning their race from last years 5k run. Photo Courtesy Santas Spirit and Stroll 5k