Free Admission! 

Parking: $6 in advance (purchase here), 
$8 at the gate, bicycles free.

Parking is one of the ways we raise funds to continue our Buy Local/Keep Louisville Weird campaigns.

Saturday, July 30

12 noon - 6 pm

Louisville Water Tower Park 

(3005 River Road)

RSVP to our Facebook event here.

Download the event map here.

Sorry, no animals (besides service animals) allowed.

Presented by


The Buy Local Fair features all local businesses, including food & drink vendors, artists and craftspeople, farmers and more! Thanks to our sponsors for making it all possible.

Check out the Water Tower as it undergoes an historic renovation! More info here. here.

So many ways to love local at the Fair:

Enjoy your local favorites

at the 

ValuMarket Craft Beer & 

Heaven Hill Bourbon Tent 
(We'll also have margaritas from Crowler Catering.)

Liquor samples and bottles for sale at the 

Cox's and Evergreen Liquors Tent

Enjoy your meal from one of our local eateries in the shade

of the 

Four Pegs Smokehouse & Bar Dining Tent 

Rainbow Blossom Cooking Competition

2pm: Watch Chef Jeff Dailey of Proof take on Chef Henry Wesley of 8UP using all local ingredients.

Beat the Heat with the Louisville Water Co. 

Visit their Misting Tent and BYOB - for water that is!

Bring your own water bottle to be filled with cold Pure Tap, for free of course.

Family fun in the
Carmichael's Bookstore Kids Fun Zone

Bubbles, Jenga, Face Painting, Busy Bus, Crafts, Painting & More!

MELANnaire hosts shopping events around town for Black-owned businesses and we’re excited to have a market at the Buy Local Fair!

Our Silent Auction is taking place online, starting on Thursday, 7/28 at 12noon!

Auction ends on Thursday, 8/4 at 8pm.

Brought to you by Amish Hills Furniture

Check out one of TARC's electric buses and practice loading a bicycle.

Event recycling and composting made easy by the  

Facilities Management Services Trash Talkers.

Thanks to our vendor sponsor!

A special Kidpreneur Market, featuring mini businesses run by young folks, from 12n-3pm. 

Thanks to MintSaver for this fun video about the Fair!

DJ Kim Sorise will keep the music fun and energy high! 

And thanks to more sponsors for making this possible:  

Check Out Our Buy Local Fair Booths (so far!):


502 Hemp Wellness Center

Adore Me Shoes

Aesha’s African Baskets

Al Dia en America

Amiracle Ade Lemonade Stand

Amish Hills Furniture

Ashtree Therapeutics

Asteria Labs Inc.

Barn Doors and More

Belmar Floral Events


Bohemian Monkey

Broadway Nutrition

BW Creations

Candles by Jenni

Canopy Certified Inc.

Cardinal Moving

Carmichael's Bookstore

Chalk It Up Kentucky

Clayton & Crume

Colon Cancer Prevention Project

Comfy Cow

Compass Christian Church

Cox’s Spirit Shoppes

Critter Creations Plus

Crowler Catering

Curbside Bin Bath

Dependable Dumpsters

Derby City Curling Club

Dreck Metal Knife Co.

Eclipse Bank

ELIXIR Kombucha

Falls City Eye Care

Fauver Law Office, PLLC

Foot Forward Fund

Four Pegs Smokehouse & Bar

Foxhollow Farm

Garage Pig Print Works

Georgia's Sweet Potato Pie Company

Gimme Some Suga Signature Cotton Candy & Mobile Cart

Green District Salads

Hazelbaker Design Co.

Hectare's CBD Innovations

Heine Brothers' Coffee

HighVibe Living / HighVibe Healing Arts Academy

Honest Home

Humble Henry Designs


JessiKay Henna

Kathy's Shoppe

Kentucky Made & More

Key Beverages

Lane & Edwards Violins

Lendenwood Goods


Little Dog's Pawstry Shoppe

Longshot Lobsta

Lorelai and Lottie

Lotus Counseling and Wellness Center

Louisville Academy of Fine Arts

Louisville Grows, Inc.

Louisville Public Media

Louisville Salt Cave

Louisville Tree Service

Lucky Cat Cafe & Lounge

Massage on Mellwood


McClanahan School of Irish Dance

MELANnaire Marketplace

Melissa Gaddie

Milestone Lending

Mortgage Network Inc.

Nanz & Kraft Florists

Ntaba Coffee Haus

Owen and Mae

Parks Alliance of Louisville

Pax Rosa

Peace of the Earth


Philly's Best Frozen Desserts

Quest Outdoors

Rain and Shine

Rainbow Blossom

Red Top Gourmet Hotdogs

Six Degrees Real Estate

SnoWhat Snoballs

Stack Insurance Agency

Steel & Leaf CBD Dispensary

TaDah Shades and Strokes

Tattoo Charlie's

The Arrow Fund

The Busy Bus

The Presley Post

The Sewing Kit


Transit Authority of River City (TARC)

Turtle Tree Acupuncture

UP Designs

Whet Your Palette

Whitney Yadon Art

Winking Owl Soap Company

Woodworking Maniak

Yoga East, Inc.

Zi Olive

zydeco tree

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