Go Back in Time in Cherokee Triangle This May
Louisville is full of historic neighborhoods, little pieces of the past that have been preserved. This May, get out and take a look at one of them. Cherokee Triangle was sold to real estate agents Henning and Speed in 1869. They began to develop the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 23, 2020 in Louisville Events
Have a Picnic at Hogan's Fountain Pavilion
You can’t miss Hogan’s Fountain Pavilion. And once you see it, you won’t forget it. This is a huge gazebo built in 1965 that truly celebrates mid-century architecture. It’s so well-made, in fact, it survived a category F4 ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on April 26, 2020 in Louisville Events
Walk Your Dog in Cherokee Park This April
Get out and get some fresh air with your pup in the park this April. Because if you're going to leave your home for a little while, a park is a super safe place to avoid the virus. You'll be out in the fresh air and you can easily keep your distance ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on April 10, 2020 in Louisville Events
Enjoy a Car-Free Day in Cherokee Park January 26
Take a little break from the world for a while this January for a car-free day in the park. As part of the Olmsted Parks Conservancy and in coordination with Louisville Parks and Recreation, the Scenic Loop in Cherokee Park is closed to vehicles on ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 25, 2020 in Louisville Events
Go on a Nighttime Bike Ride in Cherokee Park October 2
Riding a bike is always great, especially if you’re riding in the park. But riding at night is different. There are different animals out in the park, different sounds, different sights. Go soak it all in during a Nighttime Bike Ride in ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 30, 2018 in Louisville Events
Hear Opera at Willow Park August 24
Opera doesn’t always have to be a formal, black tie event. There’s no rule that says you have to dress up in uncomfortable clothes, sit in a cramped seat and stay rigid all night long just to enjoy beautiful music. This summer, break all ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 24, 2018 in Louisville Events
GoGo Through the Park at Big Rock in Cherokee Park July 24
Visit with a Louisville landmark and have some fun in the park this July. After all, isn’t that what summer is all about? You’re invited to GoGo Through the Park, a special summer event where everyone is invited to run through the park. ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 24, 2018 in Louisville Events
Taste Everything at the Slow Food Taco Challenge June 16
Using all local ingredients, chefs from restaurants all over Louisville will compete at the Slow Food Taco Challenge. You can taste what they make, which really means that everyone wins.
See how many tacos you can eat at this ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 16, 2018 in Louisville Events
Enjoy Rec on the Go in Cherokee Park June 4
June is finally here, and that means it’s finally time to have some fun in the sun. Louisville doesn’t really have beaches, but this city has something better: an incredible metro park system full of natural wonders, wildlife and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 3, 2018 in Louisville Events
Go on a Mountain Bike Ride Through Cherokee Park May 28
Women, tell all the men in your life to stay at home. You’re going on a Women's Mountain Bike Ride this May. And if you’ve never done mountain biking before, that’s okay. This event is a no-drop ride designed for those who are new to mountain biking....
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 27, 2018 in Louisville Events
Take a Mountain Bike Ride Through Cherokee Park March 5
Go on the Women’s Mountain Bike Ride in Cherokee Park this March, and test your limits while you get a look at some gorgeous spring scenery.
Take a Bike Ride
Even people who are new to mountain biking are invited to join in on this event. ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 5, 2018 in Louisville Events
Feast on an Intimate Dinner with a Chef at Fante’s January 22
Have you ever wished you had your own personal chef to cook your dinner one night? Well, that night is happening this January. Go to Fante’s for an intimate Chef’s Series with Chef Daniel Orr, and treat your taste buds to a very special ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 20, 2018 in Louisville Events
Have an Intimate Chef’s Dinner at Fante’s Coffee House November 27
Special guest chef Lee Mayfield will be at Fante’s Coffee House for an intimate dinner this November. Mayfield is a chef at one of Louisville's popular restaurants, and a former Marine. Come to enjoy the meal and a specially-made dessert, and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 27, 2017 in Louisville Events
Hear Masterworks from the YPAS Concert Choir October 22
The young artists from YPAS, Louisville’s Youth Performing Arts School, will be presenting a concert choir you have to hear to believe. Some of the city’s most talented young people in the YPAS Concert Choir will share the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 21, 2017 in Louisville Events
Help Paws with Purpose at Le Moo October 9
Paws with Purpose helps children and adults with physical disabilities and other special needs get highly-skilled assistance dogs to become companions and champions for them. What do you have to do to support this worthy cause? Go eat a delicious ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 8, 2017 in Louisville Events
Dance to Blues and Jazz at Big Rock in Cherokee Park October 1
Enjoy jazz and blues, two American musical styles that have a long history in this country, at Big Rock in Cherokee Park this October. The month kicks off with a celebration of music and nature, and this free family-friendly event helps to support ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 30, 2017 in Louisville Events
Bark in the Park at Seneca Park September 23
Louisville’s dogs are invited to go Bark in the Park and participate in the Woof Walk this September. You’re welcomed to come along with them of course, and there will be plenty of stuff for four-legged and two-legged visitors.
Let the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 23, 2017 in Louisville Events
Feast on Biscuits at the Southern Supper Food Tour August 23
Enjoy three different biscuit dishes this August, and taste some of the best of what Louisville has to offer at the Butter My Biscuits Food Tour. This food tour is a true feast for all the senses.
Butter My Biscuits Food Tour
The Butter My Biscuits ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 22, 2017 in Louisville Events
Hear a Concert in the Park at Cherokee Triangle July 16
Bring a blanket or your lawn chairs to Willow Park this July, and listen to a twilight concert in the park. Surround yourself with nature, sit back and let the sounds of song soothe you. This event is family-friendly and made for all ages, just like ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 16, 2017 in Louisville Events
Play Golf at Cherokee Park
Now that Spring has sprung, why not get out and enjoy it? Go hit the links this April at Cherokee Golf Course, because you can hardly find a better way to celebrate the season of spring than with a round of golf.
Golf in the Park
Cherokee Golf ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on April 30, 2017 in Louisville Events