Speed About Town
During the Speed's renovation and expansion project, visit our satellite space, Local Speed, Friday 12-8 pm and Saturday 11-4 pm on 822 East Market Street for special exhibitions, family activities and events. You can also join us as we Speed About Town.
March 7, 2015 - 11:30 AM — February 7, 2015 - 3:30 PM
A parfleche is a Native American rawhide bag, typically used for holding dried meats and pemmican. A beaded "possible bag" got its name because it would be used to store every possible thing. These buckskin bags were made in matching pairs and embellished with elaborate beadwork, painting and porcupine quills. Make your own at the Speed
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March 21, 2015 - 3:00 PM — March 21, 2015 - 5:00 PM
Mezzo soprano, DeYoung has achieved critical success over the course of her storied career performing a variety of roles with some of the finest opera houses and symphonies in the world. Most notably, she won the 2003 Grammy Award for Best Classical Album. Her program for the Speed Concert Series will include Johannes Brahms’ Von ewiger Liebe, op. 43, no. 1, Dein blaues Auge, op. 59, no. 8, and Meine Liebe ist grün, op. 63, no. 5; Manuel De Falla’s Siete Canciones Populares Espanolas; and other works.
Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 3pm
Tickets: $15 Member / $20 Non-Member / $5 Students
University of Louisville School of Music, Comstock Hall
For ticketing information, please contact Geoffrey McMahon at
502.634.2749 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
March 6, 2015 - 5:00 PM — March 6, 2015 - 10:00 PM
From bold and colorful to white and austere, the tea and coffee services displayed in Teatime Chic illustrate changing definitions of "modern" over the course of sixty years.
The pieces proclaimed their owners' modern sensibilities to those who joined them at the table.
Teatime Chic will be on display at Local Speed March 6-25, 2015.
FRIDAY, MARCH 6TH, 5-10PM
LOCAL SPEED @ 822 EAST MARKET ST.
Enjoy live music, coffee by Red Hot Roasters, a cash bar by Hillbilly Tea, and giveaways. Bring your Speed membership card for a complimentary drink.
Free parking is available in the Shelby Street lot between Main and Market Streets. On-street metered spaces also available.
There's no need to RSVP, but feel free to contact Geoffrey
McMahon at 502.634.2749 or email@example.com with any questions.
Local Speed Hours
Friday 12pm-8pm | Saturday 11am-4pm