See the Model Train Show at the Southwest Library January 2
As any enthusiast will tell you, model trains are not toys. They appeal to people of all ages because they're much more than toys. A good model train is a real treasure. And this January, you’ll treasure your visit to the Model Train Show at ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 31, 2018 in Louisville Events
Support the Forgotten Louisville with the Fresh Start 5K January 1
Want to begin the new year on the right foot? You can do that literally at the Forgotten Louisville Fresh Start 5K. Put on your running or walking shoes, and get out in the fresh air to start burning off some calories.
Fresh Start 5K
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Posted by Joe Hayden on December 30, 2018 in Louisville Events
Celebrate New Year’s Eve the Irish Way at Flanagans Ale House December 31
Do something a little different this New Year’s Eve, and go celebrate at Flanagans Ale House. This is an evening of Irish music, singing and plenty food and drink. Even better, this is also a charitable event. Who knew drinking and dancing ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 29, 2018 in Louisville Events
Celebrate at the Boar’s Head and Yule Log Festival December 30
What’s the best part of the holiday season? The feasting, of course! Feasting to celebrate holidays is a centuries-old tradition. Ancient Roman emperors dined to mark special occasions, and later Kings and Queens in fine palaces had feasts to ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 28, 2018 in Louisville Events
Take a Guided Hike Through the Jefferson Memorial Forest December 29
Eating too much kind of comes with the territory during the holiday season. So this December, burn off some calories with a guided hike through the Jefferson Memorial Forest. This is a strenuous, two-mile hike. It’s going to be invigorating, ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 27, 2018 in Louisville Events
Take the Kids to Snapology, a Lego-Style Learning Adventure December 27
Children need to learn how to socialize. They need to know how to think creatively. And it helps if they have good motor skills and hand-eye coordination. At Snapology at the Sun Valley Community Center, they’ll learn and build upon all of ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 26, 2018 in Louisville Events
Recover from Christmas with a Massage at Calospa December 26
The day after Christmas is the day when you probably feel the most exhausted. There’s always so much to do on Christmas Day, it hardly feels like a holiday at all. This year, recover with a day at Calospa.
Relax and Recover
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Posted by Joe Hayden on December 25, 2018 in Louisville Events
Have Christmas Dinner at P.F. Chang’s December 25
Lots of places are closed on Christmas Day, so you may feel like you’re forced to cook. You aren’t. This year, instead of preparing an elaborate holiday meal, go out to eat at P.F. Chang’s for a little Chinese flair.
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Posted by Joe Hayden on December 24, 2018 in Louisville Events
Give Yourself a Winter Break at Beechmont Community Center December 24
One of the things that kids love most about winter is one of the things that parents don’t love so much about winter, the winter break. For two weeks, kids don’t have school. That means they don’t have much to do, and sometimes ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 23, 2018 in Louisville Events
See the Nutcracker on Ice with the Louisville Skating Academy December 23
What’s December without the Nutcracker? It’s a holiday classic, but you’ve probably never seen it on ice before. Head to the Iceland Sports Complex and go see the Louisville Skating Academy perform the Nutcracker on Ice, an icy new ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 22, 2018 in Louisville Events
Enjoy Cars and Coffee at BMW of Louisville in St. Matthews December 22
Why not go take a look at gorgeous cars while you sip coffee one day this December? No time is a bad time for a coffee break, especially when you can look at incredible machines while you’re doing it. Go to Cars and Coffee at BMW of Louisville ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 21, 2018 in Louisville Events
Laugh at a Night of Improv and Support the Center for Women and Families December 21
Spend a night laughing this December, and you'll be spending your time helping a good cause. Go to the Improv Community Fundraiser for the Center for Women and Families, and have an evening full of jokes that can help lots of other people.
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 20, 2018 in Louisville Events
Give a Jam to End Homelessness December 20
This December, help Give a Jam to End Homelessness. Go to this special event at Headliners to enjoy music, eat some soup and have a good time. It’s all for a great cause, and it’s all going to be a great time.
The Jam at Headliners
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 19, 2018 in Louisville Events
Send the Kids to Make Pottery at Magpie3x3 Clay Studio December 19
You love your kids, of course, but in those last few days before Christmas they can start to drive you a little crazy. So give yourself a break and give them something to do, and take them to the School’s Out Clay Camp pottery-making day camp ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 18, 2018 in Louisville Events
Take the Toddlers to Jump at Altitude Trampoline Park December 18
Toddlers like to move. Sometimes they’re so fast, you can hardly keep up with them. At times, they even seem to bounce right off the walls. So this December, take them somewhere they’re allowed to do as much bouncing as they want, the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 17, 2018 in Louisville Events
Cook Candies at Cooking at the Cottage December 17
Surprise your friends and loved ones this December with a class at Cooking at the Cottage. You’ll learn how to make a variety of tasty treats, including Martha Washington candies. Come to think of it, you may not want to share your candies ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 16, 2018 in Louisville Events
Have a Holiday Tea with Santa at Louisville Memorial Auditorium December 16
You’re invited to a special Holiday Tea Time at the Louisville Memorial Auditorium this December. This tea is hosted by none other than Santa Claus himself, and everyone at this event is a special guest.
Holiday Tea Time
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Posted by Joe Hayden on December 15, 2018 in Louisville Events
Have a Pancake Breakfast with Santa at Kentucky Derby Museum December 15
Eat cakes with Kris Kringle this December at the beautiful Kentucky Derby Museum. The pancakes are unlimited, and Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus will be here. This special breakfast is packed with mini-events and fun activities, and you can stack your ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 14, 2018 in Louisville Events
Wiggle with Words at the St. Francis School December 14
Take your preschooler to the St. Francis School in Goshen this December for Words + Wiggles, a special event full of singing, play, movement and games. Preschoolers have a lot of energy. Here, they can focus it to learn and learn how to socialize, ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 13, 2018 in Louisville Events
Play Laser Tag at Lazer Blaze December 13
Really, what’s more stressful than shopping for the holiday season? This December, blow off some steam with a day of laser tag at Lazer Blaze. This is an all-ages event, and a great way to release some of that holiday season stress.
A Day at ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 12, 2018 in Louisville Events