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Sunday, October 18, 2015

Super Party at Yelp's Art in Action 2015

If you're dreading the week ahead, here's a midweek super party to look forward to, Yelp's Art in Action 2015. Best part, everything is FREE.  I went to the first event last year and loved the lively artistic vibe, the interaction with vendors, unique performances (think fire breathers, graffiti artists), delicious food samples, and special drinks from local vendors.  I highly suggest this for lovers of local businesses, unique entertainment, food, fun, and the arts.  All my friends that went last year are coming back and you should too to make next week a lot more exciting.

What to expect this year:

Food samples from Joy Luck
  • 15 food vendors
  • 20 featured drinks
  • 12 interactive local business booths 
  • $20 off a Taxi 7 ride for those not wanting to drive 
  • 5 performances
  • 3 DJ services 
  • 1 unforgettable event
Now that you know how awesome this is,  here are the details.
  • Location: The Gillespie
    421 W Market St
    Louisville, KY 40202
  • Date: Wednesday, 10/21/2015 
  • Time: 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. 
  • Cost: FREE. There's a $10 suggested donation to a local charity, Fair Event Vendors Alliance)
  • 21+ or older only, so bring your ID
Before you go:
  • RSVP is required through Yelp.  Sign up for a free Yelp account here.
  • Deadline to RSVP is: 10 a.m., Wednesday 10/21/2015 or whenever capacity is reached.
  • To increase your chance, make sure you have a clear profile photo.  Look for an email from Yelp as a confirmation that you're in.  
  • More detailed information from the Yelp event page here.   
    Wait there's more:

    This famous chef will be preparing your food at the VIP hour.
    • FREE Yelp Elite Giveaway Experience.  Basically an invite only VIP experience an hour before the event, with free VIP giveaway bags, exclusive entertainment from Swing '39, food demo by Chef Bruce Ucan of The Mayan Cafe and a first taste of Ballotin Chocolate Whiskey & Fond of Louisville. 
    • Deadline to enter the giveaway: Tuesday, 5 p.m., 10/20/2015.  Enter the giveaway here. 
    • Another way to get into the VIP experience (and a free lunch) is sign up to volunteer here. 
    Hope you can make it and see you there!

    *Photo cred: all photos from Yelp.