Take the Kids to a Great Playground This August
School ended way early this year and it looks like there will be no school in August. This means that kids have a lot of energy and a whole lot of nothing to do. So this August, take them to the Marshall Playground and Sprayground where they can run ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 11, 2020 in Louisville Events
Have a Paper Airplane Competition This August
Sports may not happen. School may not happen. Summer concerts may not happen. But you can still enjoy the spirit of the game and the thrill of competition, fun and excitement and a little adventure. Stage your own paper airplane contest ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 10, 2020 in Louisville Events
Wash the Car This August
Get outside and go somewhere that’s always been perfect for social distancing, Zips Car Wash! Give your car the full treatment, inside and out, and give yourself a head-turning vehicle. Head to Dixie Highway and spend some time washing the car....
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 9, 2020 in Louisville Events
Go on a Nature Scavenger Hunt This August
There's always something to discover in nature, something amazing to see, something new to learn. The natural world is full of wonders. This August, try celebrating the natural world in a fun way that will challenge your powers of observation and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 8, 2020 in Louisville Events
Go Wild at the Zoo This August
See the Louisville Zoo in a way you’ve never seen it before this August at the Wild Lights Asian Lantern Festival. This event runs all month long every Thursday through Sunday night, so you can see it more than once. In fact, you’re ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 7, 2020 in Louisville Events
Watch Thunder Over Louisville August 15
No virus can stop the Kentucky Derby Festival, just delay it for a while! Celebrate this uniquely Kentucky tradition this August, instead of April, with the kickoff event for the Festival at Thunder Over Louisville. It’s the same fireworks, ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 6, 2020 in Louisville Events
Learn How to Repair Your Bike August 12
Biking is great exercise and it’s a pretty good way to get around. A bike can go more places than a car and it can even get you there without burning fuel or releasing emissions into the atmosphere. This August, get hands-on and learn how to ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 5, 2020 in Louisville Events
Hear the Secret Life of ‘Little House’ August 11
Remember “Little House on the Prairie?” You may be familiar with the popular TV series, the series of books or both. Either way, you probably know a little something about this iconic story revolving around Laura Ingalls Wilder, a girl ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 4, 2020 in Louisville Events
See Street Rods August 7, 8 and 9
Head to the Kentucky Expo Center this August to see amazing custom classics, gorgeous muscle cars and street rods. There will be thousands of vehicles here spread out over 300 acres of vehicular awesomeness. No car enthusiast will want to miss this ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 3, 2020 in Louisville Events
Hear Live Music at the Drive-In August 4
The drive-in is a cool place to be even when there isn’t a movie being played. It’s a great, wide-open place where you can see the stars and just relax in the car. And this August, it’s a great place to have an outdoor concert. Get ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 2, 2020 in Louisville Events
Learn About the Wood and the Trees in Kentucky August 2
Kentucky is full of native trees that represent a big diversity in types of wood. Learn more about the trees you can find right here in Kentucky at a special outdoor lecture at one of Louisville's special outdoor locations, Waterfront Botanical ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 1, 2020 in Louisville Events
Take an Electric Bike Tour This July
Biking has always been a great way to enjoy the outdoors. But pedaling can be a whole lot of work. This July, try something a little bit different and rent an Electric Bike from Pedego Louisville. This is a bicycle that has a motor to assist your ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 31, 2020 in Louisville Events
Look for Four-Leaf Clovers This July
There's not a lot to do with many things still closed and gathering in large groups still unsafe, so why not do something a little bit different to get out and enjoy the summer weather? Head to the Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest and go on a ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 29, 2020 in Louisville Events
Go Scuba Diving This July
Have you ever wanted to scuba dive? Who says you have to have an ocean to do it? Head to the Louisville Dive Center and go deep beneath the waves to try scuba diving for yourself. The staff is trained to help you stay safe and guide you into a ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 28, 2020 in Louisville Events
Try Jumping Rope This July
When was the last time you actually played around with a jump rope? This isn't an activity that's just for kids. That's why you can find jump ropes in gyms. In fact, you can get a really great workout with a jump rope alone. Go to Cherokee Park and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 27, 2020 in Louisville Events
Play Flag Football This July
Get active and play a little football this July at Tom Sawyer State Park. This park was once all farmland. You can still see acres of rolling fields here and find lots of places to play around. All you need to play flag football is a few people who ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 26, 2020 in Louisville Events
Practice Drawing in the Park This July
There is a little bit of an artist inside everyone. You've probably doodled some stuff before, maybe drawn some stick figures, played around on your phone with a drawing app of some kind. This July, head to Beckley Creek Park to unleash your inner ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 25, 2020 in Louisville Events
Visit the Animals at Henry’s Ark This July
The Louisville Zoo isn’t the only place you can see animals. This July, head to Henry’s Ark to get a look at sheep, bison, yaks, goats, peacocks, camels, zebra and more. This is a free animal sanctuary that you’re welcome to visit. ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 24, 2020 in Louisville Events
Go Rollerblading This July
Get out and enjoy the summer sunshine this July. Spend some time Rollerblading in Seneca Park. Not only is it great exercise, it's a lot of fun. Rollerblading is a great way to see a lot of the park and enjoy a whole lot of beautiful nature.
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 23, 2020 in Louisville Events
Take a Walking Tour This July
Do you like architecture? How about beautiful landscaping? Maybe tall shade trees? Historic homes on quiet streets? Go enjoy all of these things this July and take a Walking Tour of Old Louisville. This is one of Louisville’s most celebrated ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 22, 2020 in Louisville Events