MAY 19-21, 2017 Historic First Street in Old Louisville


The SpringFest is a market and street fair celebration of Old Louisville’s love of history, culture, diversity, food, style, family and philanthropy and will be held on the 1200 and 1300 Blocks of First Street (and one block in each direction on Ormsby) in Old Louisville, Louisville Kentucky.


Event Schedule

Friday, May 19th (4om-9pm)

Saturday, May 20th (10am-9pm)

Sunday, May 21st (Noon-6pm)


Saturday May 20th

SpringFest kicks off at 10 am and rocks / eats / shops until 9:00 pm! The Kosair KidZone will be open from noon until
6:00 pm.


Please Note

Rain or shine, the Old Louisville SpringFest is free and open to the general public. To ensure everyone’s experience remains safe and enjoyable, all attendees must adhere to the SpringFest rules and safety guidelines. In the event of inclement weather the planning committee reserves the right to postpone, temporarily close or cancel the event without notice because of severe weather or situations outside of their control.


Getting Here

The Old Louisville SpringFest celebrates the beauty, diversity and style of our livable, lovable neighborhood. As such, there are a variety ways of getting here!


By Foot

Old Louisville boasts the largest collection of Victorian mansions in the United States. This National Preservation District offers more than 1,400 homes in a forty-eight block area - grand homes with architectural styles of centuries past - along miles of tree lined streets, courts and avenues. We highly recommend strolling through our neighborhood on your way to our festival!


By Bike

Old Louisville is known for its central location and its bicycle-friendly nature. Second and Third Streets boast bike lanes, and the majority of surrounding roads are either shared roadways (streets with lower traffic and speeds which provide preferred connectivity for cyclists) or signed bike routes (streets with lower traffic and bike signs to guide cyclists). Here are a few great links to find your way here by bike:


Ride the City:

Google maps:


By Bus

The Old Louisville SpringFest is within a couple
blocks of TARC routes 2, 4, 6, 18, 25, and 27.

For more information visit:

Need Some Additional Assistance?

For those artists, vendors or festival goers who are disabled or need additional assistance getting into the fest, please park at the parking lot located at 3rd Street and Ormsby / Kling Center and give us a call at 502-994-1856.  Someone will pick you up on a golf cart to get you to
the fest.


Please Respect your Fellow Patrons

  • Pets are not permitted (only service animals)
  • Bicycles, skateboards, and rollerblades are not permitted in the festival area
  • Musical instruments or other audible music devices are not permitted (unless you are an authorized street performer)
  • Solicitation is not permitted
  • Inappropriate or unsafe activity will result in removal from the event premises
  • Political candidates are asked to keep their “hawking” to a minimum
  • Neighbors in the festival area please do not sell items from your yards, etc. Springfest is a fundraiser to make good things happen in the neighborhood, consider purchasing a booth


First Aid and Security at SpringFest

In case of emergency contact a Springfest volunteer or go to the command center at 1323 S. First Street.



Uniformed security officers are present throughout the SpringFest event area. Additionally, Fourth Division Police station in located in Central Park. Any unsafe or illegal activity should be immediately reported to a uniformed security officer and the event management team at one of the four welcome areas. In the case of an emergency, 911 service is also available.

Map only for general purposes, please do not send mail to this address.

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