A Guide to Back-to-School Events {2021}


With school just around the corner, Louisville is offering many options for back-to-school events for our students! Most of these include free school supplies! Please check with each individual event for specific information (drive thru, accompanying parent requirement, limits, and/or prior registration). All of these are free and open to the public! Please note that quantities are limited and are distributed on a first come, first served basis.

Saturday, July 24

9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Valley High School
10200 Dixie Highway, 40272
*Drive thru event

9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Ballard High School
6000 Brownsboro Road, 40222
*Drive thru event. There is a maximum of two backpacks per car unless the student is in the vehicle.

10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Quinn Chapel AME Church
1901 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd, 40203
*Child must be present with an adult 18 or older.

Sunday, July 25

12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Norton’s Track and Field
3029 Muhammed Ali Blvd, 40212

Friday, July 30

1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Omega Psi Phi Men of Quality Center
2422 W. Chestnut, 40202

Saturday, July 31

10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Olmsted Academy North
4530 Bellevue Avenue, 40215

Saturday, August 7

10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Bates Memorial Baptist Church
620 E. Lampton Stred, 40203
*Drive thru event

10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Lighthouse Academy at Newburg
5312 Shepherdsville Road, 40228

10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Thomas Jefferson Middle School
1503 Rangeland Road, 40219

10:00 am to 2:00 pm
New Birth Church
3301 Linda Lane, 40211
*Register here or call (502) 775-5388 for school supplies.

1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Loving and Mentoring People
2208 Dixie Highway, 40210

2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Shively Community Building
1901 Park Road, 40216

Have a back-to-school event to add to this list? Please email us at [email protected]

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