Take a Hayride on the Hill November 5
What's better than a fall hayride in a beautiful park? How about a free fall hayride in a beautiful park? The parks system is offering hayrides and all the amazing fall scenery you might want at Iroquois Park this November. Bring the kids and take a ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 5, 2023 in Louisville Events
See the Jack O’Lanterns This October
What started out as a hike in the woods with some carved pumpkins has turned into one of the most popular Halloween activities in the city. This October, take the time to see the Jack O’Lantern Spectacular at Iroquois Park. The woods will come ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 31, 2023 in Louisville Events
Go to Rocky September 27
The Rocky Horror Picture Show is a movie that has become more than a movie. This is an entire experience, especially when you watch it with a live audience. For decades now, people have turned seeing Rocky Horror at the theater into an event. This ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 24, 2023 in Louisville Events
Watch a Free Movie in the Amphitheater September 20
The warm weather is going to be over soon enough. Get out and enjoy it right now, while you can, with a free movie night in the park. Iroquois Amphitheater will be hosting a screening of a true movie classic that no one should miss. So ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 19, 2023 in Louisville Events
Go to Movie Night at the Park June 5
The ancient Greeks invented amphitheater, because the ancient Greeks invented just about everything. They staged live shows in the big, open space. But in the modern era, doesn’t it make more sense to use that big space for a big-screen movie? ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 5, 2023 in Louisville Events
Take the Kids to a New Year’s Dance Party December 28
This December, take the kids to a child-friendly New Year’s Dance Party at the Iroquois Library. They can dance around, work out some energy at this fun, active event where they will get to socialize and celebrate.
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Posted by Joe Hayden on December 22, 2022 in Louisville Events
See the Spectacular Jack O'Lanterns This October 5 - 15
Every October, Iroquois Park comes alive with the lights of jack o'lanterns carved in hundreds of different ways at the Jack O'Lantern Spectacular. This display is a true work of art that will take you on a winding path through the trees where ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 4, 2022 in Louisville Events
Dance at the Louisville Jazz Festival August 19 and 20
Jazz is a little bit wild, always unpredictable and it's able to make you feel something when you hear it. If you like jazz, you've got to go to the Jazz Fest at the Iroquois Amphitheater. For two days, you will hear top musicians and vocalists and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 18, 2022 in Louisville Events
Hear the Sound of Music Live July 15
The "Sound of Music" is one of the greatest musicals ever created. The story has it all, romance, danger, music and dancing. Most of all, this musical has some of the best songs in any movie or stage show. All these songs are catchy and truly ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 10, 2022 in Louisville Events
Try Chair Yoga May 31
You've probably heard of hot yoga, where people do stretches and stuff in a super uncomfortable room. Surely you've heard of just regular yoga, because everyone talks about that all the time. There are all sorts of different types of yoga. But have ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 25, 2022 in Louisville Events
Get Enchanted at the Winter Woods Spectacular November 27-30
This November, celebrate the holiday season by taking an enchanted drive through a true winter wonderland at the Winter Woods Spectacular. There will be sparkling lights, sounds and beauty all around you. This is a perfect way to welcome winter....
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 27, 2021 in Louisville Events
Listen to Music in the Park October 21
All Louisville seniors are welcome to enjoy the Music in the Park at Iroquois Park event this fall. The music and the scenery are completely free. There will be activities and plenty of other stuff to enjoy as well. Best of all, this is event is all ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 19, 2021 in Louisville Events
See the Spectacular Jack O’Lanterns This October
Nothing brings to mind the spirit of Halloween like jack o’lanterns. You almost can’t think of one without the other. So this October, step into an entire world of jack o’lanterns. Head to Iroquois Park for the Jack O’Lantern ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 11, 2021 in Louisville Events
Hear the Louisville Orchestra September 24
Louisville is lucky enough to have its own orchestra, a truly talented group of musicians. This September, you can hear the Louisville Orchestra make amazing music for free. You don't need a ticket, you don't need fancy clothes. You just need ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 21, 2021 in Louisville Events
Watch the Wizard of Oz Live July 30
"The Wizard of Oz" is a beloved and timeless classic story that's much more than a movie. This story was a book first and even before it was one of everyone's favorite films, it was a play. Go are the magic of this timeless tale live this July at ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 22, 2021 in Louisville Events
Watch a Boxing Match July 2
Tests of strength and athleticism date back to the ancient Olympics. There's something thrilling about seeing two titans clash in violent battle. This July, you can watch it happen live at the Iroquois Amphitheater.
This is an exciting ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 1, 2021 in Louisville Events
Create Your Own Wall Hanging April 16
Sometimes, it’s good to work with your hands. It’s good to create something. It’s good to get artistic. This April, go to the historic Little Loomhouse and go make your own wall hanging or coaster.
Working with Felt
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Posted by Joe Hayden on April 16, 2021 in Louisville Events
See Historic Bungalow Homes This March
Near the rolling hills of Iroquois Park, you can find winding streets that are full of lovely historic homes. This is a great place to look for Craftsman-style architecture. This style was popular a century ago and still looks great today. Go see ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 14, 2021 in Louisville Events
Have a Picnic on Top of the City This December
So you can't really eat in restaurants anymore. And it's not all that safe to be indoors anymore. But there are things you can do to have fun this December and still stay safe when it comes to your health. Have an afternoon out and have a picnic in ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 9, 2020 in Louisville Events
Explore the Spectacular Winter Woods November 27-30
Coronavirus has changed many things, but some things are still the same. That’s why this November, you can still go to Iroquois Park and see the trees all lit up with amazing lights. Explore the Winter Woods Spectacular this November at the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 24, 2020 in Louisville Events