First Look: The Myriad Hotel in Louisville

This former disco ball factory has retro vibes, local art, and a party button in the elevator

Arts & Culture

A Forgotten Kentucky Artist Gets Her Due

Alma Wallace Lesch’s textile artwork incorporated seed sacks, vintage clothing, and bags of chicken feed to stitch together a fascinating vision of rural life


The Best Rock Right Now Is Coming from the South

Get to know Bully, Wednesday, and more rising Southern bands making a joyful noise

Food & Drink

Ever Heard of Rolled Oysters?

No one knows the entire story behind these “steamy and sexy” fried delicacies from Louisville

Food & Drink

First Look: Louisville’s Decade Aims for Timeless Appeal

New Butchertown restaurant arrives from the team behind a sorely missed mainstay

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First Look: Hotel Genevieve in Louisville

A vibrant new inn pops with color, French touches, and salutes to Louisville history

Arts & Culture

The Most Interesting Race of Derby Week

A look at the historical shenanigans of the Great Steamboat Race and the people keeping the tradition alive today

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G&G Party Pics

Taste of Tennessee

G&G brought a special Tennessee dinner to Kentucky’s Hermitage Farm


Racetrack Pie

Kick off Derby weekend with a pistachio chess pie mingled with bitter chocolate


Marigold Banana Pudding

The House of Marigold shares its own Derby-day delight


Pineapple Butter Cake with Bourbon Ginger Mint Glaze

Fresh fruit and libations combine in a spin on a Kentucky favorite


Louisville City Guide: A Bourbon-Spiked Renaissance

As the bourbon boom surges on, Louisville buzzes with new energy

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G&G Party Pics

Bourbon Block Parties

G&G toasted the launch of its newest issues at the Stitzel-Weller Distillery


Bourbon Banana Stack Cake

A Louisville chef unites her favorite Filipino and Kentucky flavors


Tiki’s Southern Drawl

A classic Caribbean liqueur blends with bourbon to bewitch the senses


The Return of a Legendary Rye

A fabled whiskey makes a fanfared return

Food & Drink

Louisville’s Top Bourbon Bars

Where to find the best pours in Bourbon City


Shelby Drink Your Juice

A Steel Magnolias–themed cocktail for all the Shelbys out there—and Clairees, Truvys, Ouisers, Annelles, and M’Lynns


Fall Fests for Southern Music Lovers

Whether you’re hopping from stage to stage in Texas, making a “Pilgrimage” to Tennessee, or grooving for a good cause in West Virginia, the arrival of cooler weather brings a stellar roster of live music gatherings

15th Anniversary

Roles de Canela to Covet

This Louisville panadería’s ethereal pastries will have you rethinking breakfast