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NameFrankfort Avenue
AddressFrankfort Avenue
Louisville, KY 40206
Brief DescriptionCharming neighborhood with local shops, restaurants and more
DescriptionLouisville's Frankfort Avenue is the home of dozens of Louisville's most unique and locally owned shops, galleries and restaurants. The historic corridor is full of charm and character, with a freight train running alongside the street for much of the stretch. It is nestled in the heart of a residential area, and there are beautiful parks, churches, and libraries scattered among the businesses. On the last Friday evening of every month, the FAT Friday Trolley Hops are held, which provide free trolley rides up and down the Avenue. Frankfort Avenue is also the home of annual events, such as the Easter Parade, the Olde Tyme Christmas Celebration, and the 4th of July festival.

With more than 30 locally owned restaurants located along a 2.5 mile strip, Frankfort Avenue is a destination that culinary enthusiasts don't want to miss. Visitors enjoy the friendly atmosphere, al fresco dining and the endless options of international cuisine and unique flavors of the city.

There are also unique attractions for families and visitors to explore, like the historic Peterson-Dumesnil House, the Louisville Water Company and the American Printing House for the Blind.

This is one of the most cherished areas in Louisville, and it is a must see for visitors to the city.
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Last Updated12/17/2014
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