$8 Adult Ticket in advance (ages 13 and over) - $10 Day-of Adult Ticket
$5 Children's Ticket (ages 6-12)
Children under 6 years of age are FREE!
$175 VIP Ticket - Quantities are limited, first come, first served.
The VIP Ticket provides access to the VIP room located in the new restaurant – Scene - in the front of the Kentucky Center for the Arts, affording a fabulous view of Main Street activities and the Main Stage, cash bar and complimentary hors d'oeuvres in a warm, comfortable venue.
You may obtain your wristbands for entry to all performances and the VIP Room at the following locations:
Kentucky Science Center
609 W. Main St.
Kentucky Center for the Arts
What is Lou Year’s Eve?
This December 31st, 2016, join your friends and neighbors for dance, art, story-telling, magicians, music of all kinds, food, beverages, performers and much more at the inaugural celebration of Lou Year’s Eve. From 2:00pm – 12:00 midnight, Main Street will be closed to vehicle traffic and open to bicycle and foot traffic only. Bring your family and friends downtown to enjoy an afternoon and evening filled with interactive activities and fun surprises to make for a spectacular ringing in of the New Year. The celebration is accessible to all, with tickets for adults costing from $8-$10 and $5 for children, free under 5. Special VIP tickets for $175 are available providing access to the VIP lounge at the Kentucky Center for the Arts with a cash bar and free food, with a wonderful view of the Lou Year's Eve Main Stage and largest Kentucky Disco Ball countdown to midnight.
Beginning at 2:00pm, participants can explore a variety of activities taking place at more than 20 venues including 5 museums along West Main Street. From 5:00pm – 6:00pm, a People’s Procession will parade down Main Street from 9th Street to the Main Stage at 5th Street. The People’s Procession is open to everyone and will include clowns, jugglers, bands, dancers and cheerleaders. An adult beverage garden will be open from 6:00pm – 12:00 midnight in front of the Kentucky Center for the Arts. At 6:00pm, live music and entertainment will begin on the outdoor Main Stage (5th and Main). The big celebration to ring in the New Year will culminate at 12:00 midnight in front of the Main Stage.
Lou Year’s Eve will be the grand finale of Louisville’s holiday celebration, and we invite you to be a part of this memorable, legacy event for the City.