Events for the Gents!

18581576_1484480071623610_1658199475063883303_nOnline advance registration for the 9th Annual Jane Austen Festival opens in 18 days (June 8th, Noon EDT)! Ladies and Gentlemen are welcome to attend! We have events specifically for the Gentlemen in our audience, including a Bare Knuckle Boxing demonstration, a Duel between Gentlemen and the Acasta Naval Encampment.

The Festival begins with a special Twilight Shopping event on Friday, July 14, 6-9 p.m., and continues Saturday and Sunday, July 15 & 16, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. each day. Visit our website, www.jasnalouisville.com, for ticket prices, full schedule, and more information. The Festival is held at the 1790s Georgian farm, Locust Grove, which is just six miles from downtown Louisville, Kentucky.

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Exclusive Friday Night Workshops!

2017 Regency Master Class. LBCC and Virgil'sHere’s the 20th reason why you should come to the 9th Annual Jane Austen Festival this July- exclusive Friday night Workshops! Before Twilight Shopping starts, Proprietress of LBCC Historical Apothecary and the Proprietress of Virgil’s Fine Goods will teach a Regency Beauty Master Class from 3:30-5:30 p.m. Then from 6:00-7:30 p.m. Andrea Amey will teach you how to String Your Own Pearls with Swarovski Pearls! Descriptions and costs for each workshop can be found at http://jasnalouisville.com/2017-festival-workshops

Advance online registration for the 9th Annual Jane Austen Festival opens June 8th, Noon EDT! #janeaustenfestivallouisvillekentucky#janeaustenlegacy #janeausten #regencycosmetics #regencypearls#itsjaneyall

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Twilight Shopping returns July 14, 2017 | 6:00-9:00 p.m.

IMG_039421 days until online advance registration opens for the 9th Annual Jane Austen Festival, which goes live on June 8th! Our Twilight Shopping event on Friday, July 14th, from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. is not to be missed! Be the first to peruse the Shoppes of Meryton and purchase the beautiful goodies from our vendors. And make sure to visit our Janeite Boutique for special, limited-edition items commemorating the
200th Anniversary of our dear Jane’s passing. Admission for the Twilight Shopping event is $6 and Children 12 and under are Free.

The Festival continues July 15 & 16, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. each day! Visit jasnalouisville.com for more information.

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Celebrate Bastille Day with Sweet ‘n Savory crepes

18518019_1480031808735103_8218387493846325823_o22 days until advance online registration begins for the 9th Annual Jane Austen Festival! Come celebrate Bastille Day with us on Friday, July 14, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. See Napoleon & Nelson, visit the Shoppes of Meryton, celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Jane Austen Society of North America-Greater Louisville Region and so much more! $6 admission at the gate. Sweet ‘n Savory food truck will be there with their delicious crepes! For more information, please visit: http://www.jasnalouisville.com

The festival continues on July 15 & 16, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. each day.

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23 days till Online Registration opens!

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23 days until online advance registration begins for the 9th Annual Jane Austen Festival! Here is the first of 23 reasons why you should plan to attend- NAPOLEON is coming! On Friday, July 14 from 6-9 p.m., we will be hosting our Twilight Shopping event and have special presentations by Emperor Napoleon and other guests.

Registration begins June 8, Noon EDT, on our website: jasnalouisville.com

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Jane NEEDs you! Come volunteer at the 9th Annual Jane Austen Festival!

We are almost 2 months away from the 9th Annual Jane Austen Festival! And we would love your help! Would you like to get free admission to the Festival and have access to free food? Please consider Volunteering at the Festival for one (or more!) shifts. We need many volunteers to help us make this year’s Festival the best yet!

To get signed up, visit our Volunteer website (http://signup.com/go/tzuAtz) and look at all the Volunteer position/shift times for each day of the Festival (either click on a Calendar day that is highlighted or scroll down to see the complete list). There are descriptions for each position, so you know what is expected for each job. When you sign up, please make sure to include your email address and phone number.

For more information on volunteering, email Alana Gillett at janeaustenfestivalvolunteers@gmail.com. Thanks!

Please note: To receive Free Admission, you will need to sign up for at least one Volunteer Position (labeled as a “To Do” task on SignUp). This does not include just bringing food (labeled as a “To Bring” task on SignUp) for the Hospitality Room. Thank you!

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What does Jane Austen’s LEGACY mean to you?

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In celebrating the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen’s death, we would love to hear your thoughts on what Jane Austen means to you. Please share your thoughts in the comments!

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