Forest Fest Bluegrass Festival Jefferson Memorial Forest May 18th
The exciting bluegrass music festival, Forest Fest 2013, will be held at Jefferson Memorial Forest on 12304 Holsclaw Hill Road this Friday, May 18th. The forest will be echoing the sounds of traditional bluegrass music from 11:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m....
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 14, 2013 in Louisville Events
2nd Annual Old Louisville Springfest May 17th and 18th
Old Louisville wants to welcome in spring with their 2nd Annual Old Louisville SpringFest on Friday, May 17th from 5:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. and Saturday, May 18th from Noon to 10:00 p.m. This free event will happen along the 1200 and 1300 blocks ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 13, 2013 in Louisville Events
Intimate and Beautiful: An In-Depth Look at Crestwood, Kentucky
Crestwood, Kentucky is a city of about 2,000 people that sits just outside of Louisville in Oldham County. Interestingly, back in 2005, it was actually picked by CNN as one of the best places to live in all of the USA, coming in at number 52. The ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 12, 2013 in Louisville Subdivisions
Lazy River Estates Subdivision in Shepherdsville, Kentucky
The Lazy River Estates Subdivision in Shepherdsville was among the first to carve an upscale neighborhood out of the scenic countryside. The rolling fields and lushly treed area was developed in the 1980s and construction began on what is now one of ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 11, 2013 in Louisville Subdivisions
Four Questions to Consider Before Buying an Investment Property
With housing prices currently on the rise in the Louisville area, properties are once again becoming a popular investment. The right type of property can act as a good source of income, but at the same time there are many pitfalls that could turn ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 9, 2013 in Real Estate Education
Mythic Creatures at the Frazier History Museum Opens May 11th
The Frazier History Museum at 829 West Main Street in Louisville will be reaching out to tickle imaginations for all ages with some factual exhibits and information as they present "Mythic Creatures". This magical display will be featured starting ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 9, 2013 in Louisville Events
Five Kitchen Upgrades That Will Help Maximize Your Home's Resale Value
The kitchen is the most important room of your entire home. After all, you prepare food there and eat in there. It's should come as no surprise then, that increasing the value of your home should also center on this space. If you're trying to sell ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 8, 2013 in Real Estate Education
Locust Grove Gardener's Fair May 10th - May 12th
Spring is here and so is the annual Locust Grove Gardener's Fair at the historical Locust Grove Plantation. This event starts on Friday, May 10th and continues through Sunday, May 12th. The hours will be from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Friday, ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 8, 2013 in Louisville Events
Charlotte's Web at the Kentucky Center May 11th and May 18th
The Kentucky Center's Bombard Theater at 501 West Main Street in Louisville will be hosting Stage One's presentation of "Charlotte's Web" on May 11th and again on May 18th. The event will have two convenient viewings with the first starting at 11:00 ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 7, 2013 in Louisville Events
Curb Appeal: Leaving A Lasting Impression On Potential Buyers
For many home buyers, the decision to purchase a home is based almost entirely on whether or not the house makes a good first impression. In order to appeal to this type of buyer, you need something that makes people stand back and say "wow!" even ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 6, 2013 in Real Estate Education
Astronomy Day at the Rauch Planetarium
The track was wet for the Kentucky Derby, but there are clear skies in the forecast for the Astronomy Day Celebration at Gheens Science Hall’s Rauch Planetarium on Friday, May 10th. The festivities will take place from 7:00 p.m. until 10:00 p....
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 6, 2013 in Louisville Events
Building a Deck or Patio? A Few Insights Into Your Legal Requirements
With temperatures reaching over 90 degrees in the summer, and plenty of sunshine all year round, a deck or patio is a great addition to your Louisville home. But before you start building, it's important to think about what legal requirements there ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 5, 2013 in Real Estate Education
Make the Twelve Oaks Subdivision Your Home
Families often dream of the perfect place to call home and for many it involves comfort, security, convenience and amenities, all of which can be found easily at the prestigious Twelve Oaks Subdivision in Mt. Washington. This subdivision on the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 4, 2013 in Louisville Subdivisions
139th Running of the Kentucky Derby May 4th
It is time for the "Run for the Roses" at the 139th Annual Kentucky Derby on Saturday, May 4th. Gates open at approximately 8:00 a.m. with the first race kicking up dirt at 10:30 a.m. The featured Derby will take place at 6:24 p.m., so be ready to ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 3, 2013 in Louisville Events
Louisville Area Festivals to Check Out in May 2013
If you're ready to rev up for the summertime, there's a few events in Louisville this May that might be a great place to start. With music festivals, markets, and an array of local products on offer, the following festivals should pique your ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 2, 2013 in Louisville Events
According to Yelp, the 5 Best BBQ Joints in Louisville
If you're going to be in Louisville for the summer or are just having a craving for some first class BBQ, take a chance on one of the restaurants below. Some are familiar classics and others new favorites, but they'll all have your mouth watering ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 1, 2013 in Louisville Business
139th Annual Kentucky Oaks May 3rd
The 139th Annual Fillies Run for the Lillies at the Kentucky Oaks will be held on the traditional Friday prior to the Kentucky Derby, which falls on May 3rd this year. The gates open at 8:00 a.m. with the first race starting at 10:30 a.m. and the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 1, 2013 in Louisville Events