See the Forest Giants This May
Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest is turning 90 years old this year. To celebrate the milestone, an artist has created an incredible special exhibit. This May, go visit the giants of the forest.
Giants in the Forest
An artist created this ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 10, 2021 in Louisville Events
Join the Shamrocks and Shenanigans Walk This March
Get into the St. Patrick's Day spirit this year with the Shamrocks and Shenanigans Walk. This is a very relaxed event that you can do on your own, wherever you want, whenever you want. When it's this easy, why not go ahead and do a little ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 15, 2021 in Louisville Events
Enjoy a Weekend of Celtic Culture October 3
Enjoy Celtic culture this October at the Celtic Festival with bagpipe music, Scottish highland games and highland dancing, great food and more. The Celtic culture has contributed a lot to the modern world. So go celebrate it at a fun event ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 2, 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
Hike to Limestone Gorge This May
Get out and get some fresh air this May. Head to beautiful Broad Run Park and hike to Limestone Gorge. Put on your hiking boots and bring some water to take a challenging but beautiful hike through the woods to see scenic views and enjoy some ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 4, 2020 in Louisville Events
Enjoy Wine from Forest Edge Winery and Wildlife February 13
You know what’s even more fun than getting outside and enjoying the beauty of nature? Getting outside and enjoying the beauty of nature while you’re drinking wine! You can always enjoy nature. So for once, why not do it while you sip ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on February 13, 2020 in Louisville Events
Dine Out at the Country Diner in Mt. Washington This January
Head to Mt. Washington for some real country cooking this January at the Country Diner. This is a friendly place with a laid-back atmosphere where you can enjoy all the down-home cooking you like. The menu is full of different meal options and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 31, 2020 in Louisville Events
Go on the First Sunday Nature Hike January 5
When was the last time you actually connected with the world around you? How much time do you spend looking at screens? This January, take some time to just commune with nature. Head to Bernheim Forest for the First Sunday Nature Hike and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 5, 2020 in Louisville Events
Go on a Nature Hike at Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest November 3
There's a lot of screens in today's world. Technology is everywhere. In fact, you probably spend more time interacting with screens that you do with actual people. So this November, look away from the screens for a little while and head to the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 3, 2019 in Louisville Events
Go to the Wildlife Baby Shower at Second Chances Wildlife Center June 23
It’s baby season at Second Chances Wildlife Center. There are many different animal babies here, cute and cuddly little furballs that are a delight for people of all ages. You’ll get a chance to see the babies up close at this special ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 23, 2019 in Louisville Events
Take the Kids to the Muddy Boots Play Group at Bernheim Forest January 26
Kids need a chance to explore, to play, to get outside and discover. This January, they can do that in the safety of the Muddy Boots Play Group. Take your children aged 3 to 6 to the forest this January and watch them discover all the wonders of the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 20, 2019 in Louisville Events
Go Mountain Biking in the Parklands January 10
Treat yourself this January to some quiet, pleasant time out in nature. Go on a beginner-friendly Mountain Bike Ride in the Parklands, and go exploring in one of Louisville's beautiful communities.
Mountain Biking in the Parklands
You'll be in the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 9, 2019 in Louisville Events
Celebrate ColorFest in Bernheim Forest October 20
Enjoy all the colors and activities of fall at Bernheim Forest this October at ColorFest. There are lots of things to do for kids and adults, both traditional October activities and some rather non-traditional stuff that you won’t be expecting....
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 18, 2018 in Louisville Events
Show Off Your Shooting Skills at the Jefferson Gun Club September 28
Are you a crack shot? An avid hunter? Or just someone who likes to shoot at things, every once in a while? Everyone is invited to participate in the Sporting Clay Tournament at the Jefferson Gun Club this September. Go and test your skills, and have ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 26, 2018 in Louisville Events
Eat at the Awesome Possum Pizza Party at the Second Chances Wildlife Center March 24
If you like pizza, or if you like possums, you’ll like the Awesome Possum Pizza Party at the Second Chances Wildlife Center. And if you happen to like both pizza and possums, this is the event you’ve been waiting for all year!
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 23, 2018 in Louisville Events
Visit Expedition Fireflies at Bernheim Forest June 23
Join Expedition Fireflies at Bernheim Forest, and see some of the creatures of the night. The warm June evening is a perfect chance for you to explore some of Nature’s fascinating nocturnal animals. Watch the forest come alive with dancing ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 22, 2017 in Louisville Events
Hike Through Nature in Bernheim Forest May 7
This May 7, turn off your tablet and put your smartphone away. Get away from all the technology and the traffic, and get out into the forest for a beautiful hike at the First Sunday Nature Hike. It’s spring, and Louisville is in full bloom. ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 7, 2017 in Louisville Events
See the Stars with the Louisville Astronomical Society February 3
Get an amazing look at the beautiful winter sky this February with experts who can show you the best sights. The Louisville Astronomical Society will be at Bernheim Forest to help you find Mars, Venus and several constellations in the sky....
Posted by Joe Hayden on February 2, 2017 in Louisville Events
Start Holiday Shopping at the Deck the Halls Holiday Bazaar November 12
The Deck the Halls Holiday Bazaar is back, and it's a great way to start your Christmas shopping -- or maybe even finish it!
Decking the Halls
Be at the Southern Church of the Nazarene from 9 am to 3 pm on November 12, and come ready to buy. The ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 10, 2016 in Louisville Events
Race Around at Kart Kountry
Take the kids out to Kart Kountry this June, and they're never going to want to leave. When you see the rest of Shepherdsville, you might not want to leave this community, either. Kart Kountry has go-karts, which are fun for kids and adults alike, ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 29, 2016 in Louisville Events