Hillview - A Little Country and a Lot of Convenience
Just the name, the city of Hillview near Louisville, Kentucky, makes one think of rolling hills and trees. There is a place they exist an nestled in between them is an evolving neighborhood. This suburban community with a rural flair provides all ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 31, 2012 in Louisville Subdivisions
Grassroots Gala in Louisville, Kentucky
They say we should all remember our roots - well, this weekend you and the family can go back to your Louisville neighborhood roots. To be more specific, the Grassroots Gala is going on this Friday from 4 to 10 pm. This is an authentic celebration ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 30, 2012 in Louisville Events
Food, Festivals, Crafts and Cars
Get ready to Food, Festivals, Crafts, and Cars this weekend in Louisville, Kentucky! The annual Butchertown Art Fair takes place this Saturday June 2nd on East Washington Street between Shelby and Wenzel.This tented celebration offers a ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 29, 2012 in Louisville Events
The Germantown-Schnitzelburg Blues Festival
This weekend is going to be an easy weekend to catch the blues. As a matter of fact, your whole family may actually want to catch the blues June 1st and 2nd at the Germantown-Schnitzelburg Blues Festival. The festival starts at 6 pm on 1101 E. ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 28, 2012 in Louisville Events
The Whiskey Row Renovation
Whiskey Row is another area of Louisville that is filled with history. The area runs through the 100 block of West Main Street and contains a row of attached buildings where many whiskey businesses were originally housed. Whiskey distillers were not ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 24, 2012 in Louisville News
Memorial Day Sale at the Kentucky Flea Market
Everyone loves a good deal, and Memorial Day weekend always advertises plenty of deals to be had. The Kentucky Flea Market is going for a record breaking event this week with the best sales in Louisville. The Kentucky Exposition Center will be ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 23, 2012 in Louisville Events
Get a Taste of the Islands at the Kentucky Reggae Festival
It is time to wake up your inner-Caribbean soul starting this weekend at the Kentucky Reggae Festival. This event captures the heart of the islands and will be held at 3005 River Road from Saturday, May 26th until Monday, May 28th. The hours are ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 22, 2012 in Louisville Events
Abbey Road on the River and a Memorial Day Picnic
This Friday you and your family can enjoy the annual Memorial Day Picnic at the Third Lutheran Church located at 1864 Frankfort Avenue. Conveniently, this event is on the PHAT Friday Trolley Hop, so you can park the car and take the train.
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 21, 2012 in Louisville Events
Okolona Began With a Play on Letters
Okolona is a community in southern Jefferson County that contains a variety of subdivisions and thriving businesses. It is snuggled between Preston Highway and the Outer Loop. When the government of Jefferson County merged with the city of ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 18, 2012 in Louisville Subdivisions
Bardstown Bound Summer Sidewalk Celebration
If you and your family have never just taken a stroll through the Highlands, Saturday May 19th will be a perfect day to change that. The annual Bardstown Bound Summer Sidewalk Celebration starts at noon and continues till the businesses close for ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 17, 2012 in Louisville Events
Great Music and Art Events for this Weekend
Are you and the family ready to shake off the last remnants of those winter blues? If so, come on out to the Bluegrass Music Forest Festival at Jefferson Memorial Forest on Saturday May 19th. The tunes will start bringing rhythm to the woods at 11am ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 15, 2012 in Louisville Events
Summer Festivals Offer Plenty of Fun
The weekend kicks off on Friday May 18th at both the Ascension and Saint Bernard Summer Festivals. Ascension is located at 4600 Lynnbrook Drive, while Saint Bernard will be providing fun at 7500 Tangelo Drive. The festivities start at 5:30 pm and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 14, 2012 in Louisville Events
Shepherdsville, Kentucky - The Heart of Bullitt County
The City of Shepherdsville is in the heart of Bullitt County, where the very first residents were the Paleo Indians. They entered North America approximately 10,000 to 11,500 years ago. These people, whose ancestors can be traced back to Central ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 11, 2012 in Louisville Subdivisions
Wake Up and Smell the Flowers this Weekend in Louisville
Wake up and smell the flowers this weekend in Louisville! It's summer festival time and this weekend has several unique events that you and the family might enjoy. Not to mention Mother’s Day is coming up, and conveniently this ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 9, 2012 in Louisville Events
Inside Out at the Speed Art Museum
The Speed Art Museum never ceases to offer inside entertainment for those that want to escape the perils of pollen. The Inside/Out Exhibition is the one of the grand reopening features on display. It is broken into three different themes that ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 8, 2012 in Louisville Events
Cheer on the Kentucky Special Olympics
If you and the family are looking for something exciting to do this weekend, why not attend the Kentucky Special Olympics Track & Field Competition? This is a great way to support children and adults with disabilities just by being a part of the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 7, 2012 in Louisville Events
Druid Hills Subdivision in St. Matthews, Kentucky
The City of Druid Hills is one of the most popular neighborhoods in St. Matthews, Kentucky. This east-end community is snuggled between Brownsboro Road, Chenoweth Lane, Napanee Road and Chipewa Road. This pleasant city within a city was incorporated ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 6, 2012 in Louisville Subdivisions
138th Annual Running of the Kentucky Derby
After a year of anticipation for lovers of the sport of horse racing, the Kentucky Derby is finally here. This Saturday, May 5th the ladies and gents can put on their favorite hat and head on out to Churchill Downs for a day of thundering ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 3, 2012 in Louisville Events
Derby Eve Jam Featuring the Charlie Daniels Band
The final concert for the pre-Derby Festival in Louisville will be Friday May 4th, so grab your family and head down to the Kroger's Fest-a-Ville on the Waterfront. The show starts at 8pm with the Hillbenders taking the stage to provide some ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 2, 2012 in Louisville Events