LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - May 19, 2012 from 11:00 a.m. until 10:30 p.m., Frankfort Avenue will be closed from Lexington Road to Bauer Avenue for St. Matthews Street Festival presented by the St. Matthews Area Camber of Commerce Merchant Council. A day long festival, the event will feature area businesses as well as entertainment, food and drink.
Presenting Sponsors are Norton Suburban Hospital, Anthem, Baptist Hospital East, Burdorf's Furnishings & Flooring, Overstock Furniture Deals, Park Community Federal Credit Union, Republic Bank, and Sam's Club. Wellness Fair Sponsors are Massage Envy Spa, Perelmuter & Goldberg, Senior Helpers, The Eye Care Institute, Walgreens, and Women's Diagnostic Center. The Kidz Zone is sponsored by St. Matthews Baptist Church. Additional Friends of the Festival sponsors include, Boom Bozz Famous Pizza, Budget Blinds of Louisville, Eclipse Bank, L & N Federal Credit Union, Metry's On Main, Shelf Genie of Kentucky, Molly Malone's and Smith Berry Winery.
Schedule of Events
8 a.m.-10 a.m. 5K Run - St. Matthews Baptist Church
9 a.m.-3 p.m. Electronic Recycling Event - St. Matthews Baptist Church
10 a.m.-10 p.m. Shuttle Service - From St. Matthews Baptist Church parking lot at 3515 Grandview Ave to Frankfort Avenue
Kidz Zone Stage
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Dancensation Showbiz Kids
1 p.m. Amazing Wonders Aviation - A Vacation Bible School Musical
2 p.m. David Garrard Magic
3 p.m. Amazing Wonders Aviation - A Vacation Bible School Musical
4 p.m.-5 p.m. - Dancensation Showbiz Kids
Kidz Zone Activities
11 a.m.-3p.m. Air 60 & Crime Tip Car
11 a.m.-7 p.m. Face Painting - St.Matthews Baptist Church
11 a.m.-7 p.m. Paint Spot
11a.m. Presentation of 5K Race Awards
11a.m.-12:30 p.m. Slick Bandit
1 p.m.-3 p.m. Danny Flanigan
3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. RUOKate?
6 p.m.-8 p.m. Rocktimus Prime
8:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m. Soul Circus
Additional activities include Inflatables, St. Matthews Fire Department Fire Truck, U of L Ice Hockey Team, Steepleton's Trampoline, Magnolia Photo Booth Company and food and drink vendors.
Visit www.stmatthewschamber.com or Facebook for more information.