On Saturday, August 23rd from 2:00pm to midnight, the corner of East Market Street and Clay Street will be transformed into Volksfest, “Louisville’s First Annual People’s Fest.” The festivities “will include German food, a German theme movie plus The Red Hot Rascal Bavarian Experience and live local rock n roll!” A wide selection of Oktoberfest beers will be served along with many other special craft beers. Food from O’Shea’s, the Monkey Wrench, and Cafe Lou Lou will be on hand. The block party is free and sales proceeds benefit the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, St. Vincent DePaul Society, and Louisville Film Society Educational Arm. The event is sponsored by the BBC and New Albanian.
- “Volksfest” 2008 Saturday August 23, 2008 (Consuming Louisville)