Welcome to the St. James Court Art Show
October 2-4, 2020
During this three-day event you’ll find delightful works of art in 17 artistic mediums, from clay to wood, lovingly created by over 700 talented artists. With so much to choose from, you’re sure to discover your next must-have treasure. And if you are in need of refreshment during your search, just stop at one our food vendors for a rejuvenating snack and beverage.
For a complete list of our artists and our food vendors, be sure to pick up the complimentary 2020 St. James Court Art Show Program, available at the Welcome Tents located at: St James Court & Magnolia Ave., 4th & Magnolia Ave., 3rd & Magnolia Ave., St James Court & Hill St. Or just ask one of our friendly volunteers.
No pets, service animals only please.
Thanks for visiting, we’re glad you’re here!
2019 Artist Lists
Click here to view the list of 2019 ArtistsClick here to view the 2019 SJCAS Program
Click here to view our 2019 Featured Artist
Directions to the St. James Court Art Show
The St. James Court Art Show® is held in Historic Old Louisville just south of Central Park on St. James Court, Belgravia Court, Magnolia Avenue, Third and Fourth Streets. Old Louisville is approximately 3 miles south of downtown Louisville and just 3 blocks north of The University of Louisville. During the show, all streets within the event perimeter will be closed.
- For GPS purposes use this address: 1402 St James Court, Louisville, KY 40208
- Find the Art Show on Google maps here.
- Printable version of ParkingMapPublicWithTrolley&Shuttles
- A pdf map of the Art Show is here.
Offsite Parking and Shuttle Options
$6 TARC Lou Lift Bus Shuttle from the Brown Garage – PARC It/ TARC It / ART It
For only $6, park in PARC’s Brown Hotel garage (658 S. 3rd Street), and catch TARC’s southbound Lou Lift Bus at 3rd & Broadway. Buses circulate approximately every 20 minutes between the Galt House and Churchill Downs. The stops closest to the Art Show are on 1st Street at Magnolia and again at Hill. Passengers wishing to return to the garage should catch the northbound Lou Lift Bus at 2nd and Hill. The last pick-up will be at 6pm Friday, 6:20pm Saturday and 6:15pm Sunday; drop-off will be at 4th and Broadway.
$10 Second Street Neighborhood Association Shuttle ServicePark at the Jefferson Community & Technical College (109 E. Broadway; enter from 2nd Street). Shuttles drop off at 2nd and Magnolia and circulate every 5-10 minutes from one hour before the show to one hour after.
- Park and Shuttle: $10
- Shuttle Only: $5/person or $10 for groups of 2-4
$5 Spalding University Parking and Lou Lift Bus Shuttle ServicePark at Spalding’s lots L or K (845 S. 3rd Street; enter from York or Breckenridge), and catch TARC’s southbound Lou Lift Bus at 3rd and Breckenridge. From this point, the route, circulation times and stops are the same as those from the Brown Hotel garage above.
Direct access to/from interstate I-65
From I-65N, take Exit 136B/Brook Street to Broadway. From I-65S, stay right after crossing the JFK Bridge and take the first exit 136C/Jefferson Street–Downtown. After exiting, follow black on yellow directional signs to parking. From I-64E, I-64W, or I-71W, follow markers to I-65S, then take Exit 136C/Jefferson Street–Downtown. As an alternate route, and to avoid paying bridge tolls from I-65S, take Exit 1 in Indiana and follow signs to US 31S across the Clark Memorial Bridge, which becomes 2nd Street. Look for black on yellow directional signs to parking.
Other Parking OptionsValet parking will not be available at this year’s show. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please note that when you pay to park at one of the lots listed below (and noted on the downloadable/printable map), you are helping various non-profit organizations raise funds. Your patronage is much appreciated!
- $10 Cochran Elementary School: 500 W. Gaulbert
- $5 DuPont Manual High School: 120 W.Lee Street
- $10 Youth Performing Arts School: 1517 S. 2nd Street
- $10 Noe Middle School: 121W. Lee Street
- $20 Louisville Woman’s Club: behind 1322 S. 4th Street
Handicapped ParkingHandicapped Parking is available on the east side of 6th (along Central Park) between Park and Magnolia Avenues and the north lane of Hill between 6th and 3rd Streets.
Click here for special rates on the Louisville Convention & Visitors Bureau lodging site for the Art Show.
Old Louisville Bed and Breakfasts
Visit their web site: www.Louisvillebedandbreakfast.org There are several B&B’s within walking distance of the art show in Old Louisville. Be sure to ask about their location and distance to the art show before booking.
RV & Camper Overnight Parking
Overnight stays are strictly prohibited on city streets.
Cochran Elementary 500 W. Gaulbert Ave 502-485-8230; ask for Charlie
Kentucky Exposition Center 502-367-5380