Fun Rules at Kentucky Kingdom This June
Nothing says summer fun like going to the amusement park. Entire movies have been made about that very thing, in fact. Louisville just happens to have a great amusement park and water park all in the same place. This June, go have a day of summer ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 27, 2022 in Louisville Events
Visit with Abraham Lincoln's Ancestor This June
Abraham Lincoln was famously born in Kentucky and there are many places in and around Louisville that he once visited and various monuments that honor him. But there's one lesser known, highly historic spot that's connected to Lincoln's father and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 26, 2022 in Louisville Events
Take the Kids to See Santa June 30
It's easy to get kids to behave themselves in November when you can remind them that Santa Claus is working on his list and checking it twice. But during a hot June day, not so easy. Help them create some Christmas memories in June by taking them to ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 25, 2022 in Louisville Events
Take the Kids to the Teen Movie Matinee June 27
Most of the time, your teen might not be excited to go see a free movie at the library. This, however, is a Free Marvel Movie at the Fairdale Library starring one of the most popular superheroes of all time, Spider-man. There will be free snacks to ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 24, 2022 in Louisville Events
Research Your Family Tree June 27
Have you ever wondered if maybe you’re related to someone famous in history? Because who knows, right? Maybe you’re related to someone like Mark Twain, or a former president, maybe even a King or an emperor. This June, maybe you can find ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 23, 2022 in Louisville Events
Take a Plant Walk June 25
It's all fine to read about plants or to see plants on an online video or a TV show or something, but seeing plants in person is really the best way to plan your own outdoor garden projects. Everyone has bought something online and when it arrived, ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 22, 2022 in Louisville Events
Listen to a Summer Concert June 24
Summer is a time for warm evenings in the twilight, outdoor music and relaxation. Get all of that this June at the Beechmont Summer Concert Series. Bring a blanket and kick back under the stars to her free live music and just enjoy a beautiful ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 21, 2022 in Louisville Events
Sit Down to a Five Course Dinner June 23
This June, you can taste an international five-course dinner without ever leaving Louisville. Sit down at Brasserie Provence to a swanky meal of wine and delicious tastes. The wines and food have been matched to be a perfect pairing....
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 20, 2022 in Louisville Events
Learn About Birds of Prey June 21
Birds of prey include eagles, owls, hawks and pretty much every bird that's just super cool and fierce. These birds are utterly amazing and totally stunning and Kentucky is actually home to many species of them. This June, take the kids to the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 19, 2022 in Louisville Events
See a Creature Feature at the Haunted Park June 18
Summer is made for movie nights where you stretch out on a blanket, relax under the stars and maybe even have a couple of good scares. Pope Lick is one of the scariest places in Louisville, so known for its haunting local legend that television show ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 18, 2022 in Louisville Events
Experience Bourbon at the Farm June 17
In order for whiskey to be true bourbon, it must be made in Kentucky. What else don't you know about bourbon? This drink is popular around the world and every bit of it is made within the Kentucky bluegrass. This June, go to the Hermitage Farm ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 17, 2022 in Louisville Events
Take the Kids to Learn About Dinosaurs June 16
Something about kids and dinosaurs just go together. And truly, dinosaurs are pretty amazing. Take your little ones to the Crescent Hill Library Dinosaur Event where they will use their imaginations to learn a little bit more about some really ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 16, 2022 in Louisville Events
Can You Solve the Eight-Mile House This June?
The Eight-Mile House is one of the oldest landmarks in Louisville, and one of the most mysterious. All anyone knows for sure is that it's old. Like, super old. The house was possibly built in 1785, if local folklore is correct. What else will you ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 15, 2022 in Louisville Events
Visit a Lesser Known Historic Neighborhood This June
You probably know about Old Louisville and the historic areas in downtown Louisville and maybe some of the other cool historic places in the city. But you may not know about the large, beautiful historic neighborhood on the Ohio River. This June, ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 14, 2022 in Louisville Events
Take Your Tween to a Mythical Party June 15
Even all these many years later, people are still talking about the ancient gods and goddesses who were written about and worshipped by the Greeks way back when. Zeus the King of the Gods, Ares the God of War, Aphrodite the Goddess of Love, ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 13, 2022 in Louisville Events
Take a Full Moon Hike on the Strawberry Trail June 14
This June, take a hike under the silvery moonlight on a beautiful evening with strawberries growing all around. You'll take a moonlit stroll around the lake and get a chance to stargaze along the way. The Strawberry Trail at Bernheim Research ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 12, 2022 in Louisville Events
Take the Kids to Movie Night June 13
If you have teens at home, you might want to take them to see a movie this summer. The problem with that is, movies can be pretty expensive. Well, not this time. This movie is free and it's a true summer blockbuster. Take the teens to a screening of ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 11, 2022 in Louisville Events
Surround Yourself with Art and Nature June 11 and 12
Art is universal. Everyone has seen some type of art and decided whether they loved or hated it. Everyone is an art critic in this way. So this June, enjoy a summer day in the park and enjoy an activity that never gets old, judging art, at the Arts ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 10, 2022 in Louisville Events
Shop at the Backyard Craft Show June 11
Crafts and handmade art are pretty popular because there's nothing quite like the handcrafted look. That special level of care and detail really shines through. But now, many craft events are huge. The Backyard Craft Show prides itself on being ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 9, 2022 in Louisville Events
Have a Ball in the Garden June 9
This June, go have an evening at a historic location in a beautiful garden. You'll sip fancy cocktails, enjoy fine dining and learn more about the incredible history of one of Louisville’s great historic home sites, Farmington. Come to this ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 8, 2022 in Louisville Events