Free Events in May 2022


Are you looking for free events in May? Family fun is all around Louisville this month!

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Take your family out to enjoy some of the events in May. The sun is shining and the temperature is warming up. It’s the perfect month to explore all that Louisville has to offer.

Here are some lists we already have:

Every Sunday 
Speed Museum admission is Free from 12pm-5pm.

Farm Animal Feeding at Blackacre Conservancy 

Every Friday
Tiny Art Tales at KMAC Museum for preschool aged kids & their parents. 10:30 – 11:15am online.

Various May Dates
Louisville Free Public Library storytimes (various age groups and dates)

Shakespeare in the Parks Tour presenting Julius Caesar:
May 1 – St Matthews City Hall, 2:00pm

May 1 – Sun Valley Park, 6:30pm

May 8 – Broad Run Park, 2:00pm

May 8 – Norton Commons Amphitheater, 6:30pm

May 11 – Tyler Park, 6:00pm

May 13 – Shively Park, 6:30pm

May 14 – Petersburg Park, 2:00pm

May 14 – Bicentennial Park, 6:30pm

May 15 – Riverview Park, 2:00pm

May 15 – Story Avenue Park, 6:30pm

May 18 – Farnsley Park, 6:30pm

May 20 – Chapel Lake Park, 6:30pm

May 21 – Victory Park, 2:00pm

May 21 – Joe Creason Park, 6:30pm

May 22 – Windy Hills Green, 2:00pm

May 22 – Emerson Park, 6:30pm

*More listed on their website as well*

Friday, May 6
First Friday Trolley Hop, 6:00am – 11:45pm.

Wednesday May 11 & Thursday May 12

Chalk Walk 2022: 4:00-7:00pm both days, Jeffersontown City Hall

Saturday, May 14

How-to Festival: 10:00am-3:00pm, Louisville Main Library

Festival of Flowers: 9:00am-3:00pm, Southern Parkway & West Wellington Avenue

Sunday, May 15

Israeli Street Fair: 12:00-4:00pm, Trager Family JCC

Saturday, May 21 and Sunday, May 22

Norton Commons Art Festival: 11:00am-5:00pm, both days. 

Saturday, May 28 – Sunday, May 29
The Flea Off Market– 11am-6pm (Saturday) 11am-5pm (Sunday)

The Flea Off Market is Louisville’s monthly pop-up flea market, with food trucks, craft beer & cocktails, great vendors, live music, entertainment & more.

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Visit our CALENDAR for more ideas — updated several times per week!

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