First Friday Trolley Hop http://wfpl.org en Downtown Trolley Hop Rescheduled for This Friday http://wfpl.org/post/downtown-trolley-hop-rescheduled-friday <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Last week, snow and ice caused hazardous road conditions, leading the Louisville Downtown Partnership and </span>TARC<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> to cancel the monthly trolley hop.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Many galleries along the route that had scheduled exhibit opening receptions closed as well.</span></p><p>Downtown and Nulu gallery districts will have a second chance at a December opening. &nbsp;</p> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 20:34:09 +0000 Erin Keane 7883 at http://wfpl.org Downtown Trolley Hop Rescheduled for This Friday Monsters, Faces, and Bonnie 'Prince' Billy: A Selection of Friday Trolley Hop Openings http://wfpl.org/post/monsters-faces-and-bonnie-prince-billy-selection-friday-trolley-hop-openings <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Skeletons, skulls, monstrous humanoids and just plain old monsters &nbsp;</span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">–&nbsp;</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Louisville artist Patrick </span>Jilbert's<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;characters might skulk around society's margins, dodging daggers and coffins on motorcycles and skateboards, but they're also practically humming with whimsical humanity.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Jilbert opens a solo show of all-new work, "Avoid Everything,"&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Friday at Wed, 30 Oct 2013 19:46:57 +0000 Erin Keane 7380 at http://wfpl.org Monsters, Faces, and Bonnie 'Prince' Billy: A Selection of Friday Trolley Hop Openings Downtown Trolley Hop Adds South Fourth Street Route http://wfpl.org/post/downtown-trolley-hop-adds-south-fourth-street-route-0 <p>The Louisville Downtown Management District extends its First Friday downtown Trolley Hop route this Friday.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">The new route connects the art galleries on South Fourth Street to the existing downtown art hop, which runs 5-11 p.m. on the first Friday of the month.&nbsp;</span></p> Thu, 04 Jul 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Erin Keane 5976 at http://wfpl.org Downtown Trolley Hop Adds South Fourth Street Route Fischer, Tandy Lip-Sync in Trolley Hop Promo http://wfpl.org/post/fischer-tandy-lip-sync-trolley-hop-promo <p>Louisville Mayor Greg <a href="http://www.wfpl.org/post/mayor-greg-fischer-gives-wife-recycling-bin">Fischer doesn't mind making silly online videos</a> to promote local initiatives, as my colleague Erica Peterson highlighted earlier.</p><p>The folks at First Friday Trolley Hop got the mayor to make a cameo in their ad too, which also features Councilman David Tandy, D-4, and other notables lip syncing <span style="font-size: small;">Tim McMorris's "Beautiful Day."</span></p> Fri, 07 Dec 2012 18:30:00 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey 2863 at http://wfpl.org First Friday Five: November http://wfpl.org/post/first-friday-five-november <p>It’s fine to hit the <a href="http://www.ldmd.org/Trolley-Hop-Map.html">downtown First Friday Trolley Hop</a> without a plan. Park, wander in and out of galleries, grab a drink or dinner with friends and hop a TARC trolley from one end of downtown to the next and back—you’re sure to find something to catch your eye or ears.</p><p>But with so many events and gallery receptions happening at once, it’s easy to get overwhelmed, so every month we take a look at five don’t-miss art events happening during the hop.</p> Fri, 02 Nov 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Erin Keane 2287 at http://wfpl.org First Friday Five: November First Friday Five: October http://wfpl.org/post/first-friday-five-october <p>It’s fine to hit the <a href="http://www.ldmd.org/Trolley-Hop-Map.html">downtown First Friday Trolley Hop</a> without a plan. Park, wander in and out of galleries, grab a drink or dinner with friends and hop a TARC trolley from one end of downtown to the next and back—you’re sure to find something to catch your eye or ears.</p><p>But with so many events and gallery receptions happening at once, it’s easy to get overwhelmed, so every month we take a look at five don’t-miss art events happening during the hop.</p> Fri, 05 Oct 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Erin Keane 1901 at http://wfpl.org First Friday Five: October First Friday Five: September http://wfpl.org/post/first-friday-five-september <p>It’s fine to hit the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.ldmd.org/Trolley-Hop-Map.html">downtown First Friday Trolley Hop</a> without a plan. Park, wander in and out of galleries, grab a drink or dinner with friends and hop a TARC trolley from one end of downtown to the next and back—you’re sure to find something to catch your eye or ears.</p><p>But with so many events and gallery receptions happening at once, it’s easy to get overwhelmed, so every month we take a look at five don’t-miss art events happening during the hop.</p> Fri, 07 Sep 2012 13:30:00 +0000 Erin Keane 1567 at http://wfpl.org First Friday Five: September First Friday Five: August http://wfpl.org/post/first-friday-five-august <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px; ">It&rsquo;s fine to hit the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.ldmd.org/Trolley-Hop-Map.html" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162); ">downtown First Friday Trolley Hop</a>&nbsp;without a plan. Fri, 03 Aug 2012 12:00:00 +0000 Erin Keane 1199 at http://wfpl.org First Friday Five: August First Friday Five: July http://wfpl.org/post/first-friday-five-july <p>It&rsquo;s fine to hit the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.ldmd.org/Trolley-Hop-Map.html">downtown First Friday Trolley Hop</a>&nbsp;without a plan. Park, wander in and out of galleries, grab a drink or dinner with friends and hop a TARC trolley from one end of downtown to the next and back&mdash;you&rsquo;re sure to find something to catch your eye or ears.</p><p>But with so many events and gallery receptions happening at once, it&rsquo;s easy to get overwhelmed, so every month we take a look at five don&rsquo;t-miss art events happening during the hop.</p> Thu, 05 Jul 2012 21:11:02 +0000 Erin Keane 921 at http://wfpl.org First Friday Five: June http://wfpl.org/post/first-friday-five-june <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(68, 68, 68); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px; ">It&rsquo;s fine to hit the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.ldmd.org/Trolley-Hop-Map.html" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162); ">downtown First Friday Trolley Hop</a>&nbsp;without a plan. Fri, 01 Jun 2012 08:00:00 +0000 Erin Keane 490 at http://wfpl.org First Friday Five: June