FAT Friday Trolley Hop- The Irish Rover
The last Friday of the month is the FRANKFORT AVENUE TROLLEY Hop, with late openings and celebrations in the shops, galleries and restaurants of Frankfort Avenue, plus free rides on Toonerville Trolleys circulating along the street.
For more info, visit www.fatfridayhop.org
Tuesday, January 27th, 6:00 pm - close
Irish whiskey came first, but Scotch whisky (no "e") makes a pretty good case for being the spiritual head of the family. Little brothers Bourbon and Rye (along with other American "sippin whiskys") complete the family tree. If you've ever wondered about these closely related -- but wildly different -- spirits, this is your chance to sample and learn. Join whisk(e)y pros -- along with the Rover's own Michael Reidy -- for a fun, informal evening of whiskey flights and distilling lore. All flights will feature 3/4 oz. pours to make them more accessible in price and alcohol content. Featured flights are:
$14.50 - Glenmorangie 10 year, Bushmills 16 yr single malt, Bulleit Rye
$17 - Oban 14 year, Bushmills 1608, Bulleit Bourbon
$18.50 - Glenmorange Nectar D'Or, Bushmills 21 year single malt, Dickel No.12
22nd Anniversary Celebration
Stout Fest - November 2015, Date TBA
Though normally closed on Sundays, we will be OPEN on a Sunday TBA in early November, 3:00 - 8:00 pm to celebrate our 22nd anniversary with a festival of Stouts from around the world. Twelve different styles will be featured, along with a limited menu of traditonal Irish pub grub and live Irish music.
This is one of only a few stout fests in the WORLD, and it's been happening right here in River City for the last five years. Be part of the action!
Stout Fest line-up: TBA
Christmas Eve, Thursday, 12/24 - Last orders taken at 7:30
Christmas Day - Closed
New Year's Eve, Thursday, 12/31 - Last orders taken at 8:30
Newy Year's Day - Closed
Saturday, December 26 - Boxing Day
Celebrate the Irish way with a traditional Irish Breakfast and trad music 10 am - 2 pm. Call for reservations (groups of 5 or more) or details. This year, boxing day will also coincide with the FAT Friday trolley hop, so come on back in the evening for a traditional Irish music seisuin and loads of holiday craic!
Wednesday, March 17 -- St. Patrick's Day
The Irish Rover -- Louisville's Irish Pub -- will celebrate the big day with its annual tent party, featuring live trad music, Irish dancing, food and beer counters and plenty of Ol, Ceol, Bia agus Craic. Seating is on a first come/first served basis in the tent. For table service in the restaurant, reservations are highly recommended (groups of 5 or more), and they do go quickly. There is a $5 cover for everyone (including those with restaurant reservations), but children 12 and under are free. Tent and restaurant open at 11:00 am.
PLEASE NOTE: Persons under 21 must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian.
For reservations for 5 or more, call 502/899-3544.