Kentucky

Louisville Ghost Walks.

A 90-minute walking tour of downtown Louisville’s most famous addresses of ghost stories, murder and mayhem. Fridays, 7 p.m. Meet at the corner of Fourth and Broadway, by the statue of Mr. Brown at the Brown Hotel. Admission $18. Reservation required. For more information, call 502-689-5117, email LouGhstWalks@aol.com or visit louisvilleghostwalkingtour.com.

Waterfront Botanical Gardens Hours.

1435 Frankfort Ave., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Friday and Saturday; 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday; noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. A limited number of guests will be allowed at any one time and the Graeser Family Education Center will be closed except for the restrooms. Admission is free. waterfrontgardens.org.

Kentucky Science Center.

727 W. Main St., starts at 9:30 a.m. Saturday and Sunday. Film: Turtle Odyssey will be shown at 10 a.m., 2 and 4 p.m. COVID-19 pre-screening before entering the building; face masks will be required for entry for everyone over 12 and masks are encouraged for those aged 6-11. Admission: $17 for ages 13 and older, $13 for ages 2-12. For more information, call 502-561-6100 or visit kysciencecenter.org.

June 9, 10, 22, 23/LOUISVILLE – An immersive river excursion commissioned by IDEAS xLab and written and directed by artist Sidney Monroe Williams that will take place aboard the Belle of Louisville. While floating along the Ohio River between Kentucky — a slave state — and Indiana — a free state — participants will be immersed in the stories of two families seeking to escape enslavement by boat. When boarding the Belle for the rivercruise, each guest will receive a color-coded passport and be assigned a persona for the event. The passport will give different passengers access to various spaces throughout the boat as the performance progresses. Poker and blackjack, vendors from MELANaire Marketplace, and food and beverages will be available for purchase throughout the cruise. https://belleoflouisville.org/cruises/special-events/

Journeys to Freedom: (un)known project river cruise

June 9, 10, 22, 23/LOUISVILLE – An immersive river excursion commissioned by IDEAS xLab and written and directed by artist Sidney Monroe Williams that will take place aboard the Belle of Louisville. While floating along the Ohio River between Kentucky — a slave state — and Indiana — a free state — participants will be immersed in the stories of two families seeking to escape enslavement by boat. When boarding the Belle for the rivercruise, each guest will receive a color-coded passport and be assigned a persona for the event. The passport will give different passengers access to various spaces throughout the boat as the performance progresses. Poker and blackjack, vendors from MELANaire Marketplace, and food and beverages will be available for purchase throughout the cruise. https://belleoflouisville.org/cruises/special-events/

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