NuLu Fest Returns Sept. 28

Now in its 11th year, the newly expanded festival will take place on September 28th in the 600 – 900 blocks of East Market Street in Downtown, Louisville. NuLu Fest 2019 is presented by Royal’s Hot Chicken, Feast BBQ, and bar Vetti. This year’s event will feature two stages that will ‘book-end’ East Market St, with even more local entertainment and live music throughout the day provided by sonoBLAST! Records.

This year’s lineup includes; Fredrick The Younger, The Fervor, Tyrone Cotton, Tyler Lance Walker Gill, Carly Johnson, Bridge 19, Beware The Images, and a performance from Lincoln Elementary Performing Arts School. Additionally, we will have local DJs playing throughout the day and night starting at 1:30pm in the Green Building Lot. This year’s DJ lineup includes; DJ Joe Dubb, Blythe & Lisa of The Spinsters Union of Louisville, DJ Hi-Def, and Sam Sneed.

NuLu Fest 2019 will also feature expanded offerings of bourbon, beer, and other spirits.

Our Nulu Bourbon Row will feature specialty bourbon bars from Four Roses, Bulleit, and Michter’s.

The Kentucky Guild of Brewers Beer Garden features West Sixth Brewing, Against The Grain, Falls City Beer, Goodwood Brewing Co., Milewide Beer Co., Akasha Brewing Co., and Gordon Biersch.

Other specialty bars include a Nouvelle Bar & Bottle curated wine bar. Rabbit Hole Gin, La Crema Wine, Nulu Tequila, and Tito’s Handmade Vodka will all be offered at our two new Premium Bars located near each stage, in addition to Four Roses Bourbon, West Sixth Brewing Co., and Against The Grain.

Focusing on local and regional original businesses. The festival runs from 11:00am – 11:00am and the family-friendly event as always is free and open to the public. In addition to live music the festival features numerous food and retail booths by local vendors, activities for all ages and a Kid’s Area from 11am until 5pm that will be located on Shelby Street.

There will be an official NuLu Fest After Party at TAJ Louisville following the event.

NuLu Fest is proudly sponsored by those mentioned above as well as; Park Community Credit Union, Jagermeister, Garage Bar, Louisville Downtown Partnership, Red Bull, Louisville Public Media, Jeb Advertising, Smith Creek, Le Leche, Red Tree, WestRock, Sunny Acres Farm, Cityspace Self Storage, and MPerfect.