Go to the South Points Buy Local Fair at Iroquois Park July 27
The South Points Buy Local Fair definitely isn’t a traditional farmers’ market. This is a true festival filled with features and stuff for kids and adults alike to enjoy. Start learning more about all the local goodies Louisville has to offer and go spend a day in one of Louisville's most famous parks at the Buy Local Fair.
Celebrating Louisville’s Local Scene
Head to the amphitheater at Iroquois Park from 4 to 8 pm to enjoy all the offerings of the fair. There will be live music and plenty of food to snack on, not to mention local beer and wine. A dedicated kids’ area will keep the little ones busy. Admission and parking to this event are completely free.
Visiting Iroquois Park is free, too. This is a huge green space that’s full of places to enjoy various activities. Iroquois has a scenic overlook, winding streets, even an area that's made just for dogs to enjoy. There's a golf course and a disc golf course here as well. The amphitheater is at 1080 Amphitheater Road.
As long as you’re shopping around in the park, head to nearby Beechmont. This parkside neighborhood is the perfect place to go shopping around for real estate.
Breeze Around Beechmont
Beechmont is one of Louisville's historic neighborhoods, and you can definitely see the Old-World charm here when you drive around. The homes here are built in classic styles with brick, siding or a combination of the two. The homes in Beechmont have all sorts of great features because of their history. Here, it isn't hard to find a home with a fireplace, hardwood floors and handcrafted details inside.
The houses in Beechmont are framed by the tall, shady beech trees that cover the neighborhood. They’re also surrounded by some truly great restaurants and attractions. Iroquois Park isn't the only thing near Beechmont. Churchill Down is also just a short drive away. There are multiple community centers in the neighborhood, restaurants, a fun center, schools and shopping.
As long as you’re buying local, consider buying one of the lovely homes in historic Beechmont so you can always be local to the park and this happening, fun part of the city.
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