Join the Party at the Gaslight Festival September 10
Back in the 1960s, the Gaslight Festival was a small neighborhood block party. Now, it’s one of Louisville’s biggest festivals. Take your family to see it this September, and you’ll get a chance to see everything that people ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 9, 2017 in Louisville Events
Feed the Animals at Blackacre July 1
Grab the kids and bring some animal-friendly snacks, if you like, to Blackacre Nature Preserve and Historic Homestead on July 1. Farmer Larry will lead the group, and feed will be provided. This is a free event that’s fun for people of all ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 1, 2017 in Louisville Events
Clap at the Men’s Metro Golf Championship June 24
June weather can get hot in Louisville, but it's cool on the greens of Charlie Vettiner Park. Small lakes and tall trees help keep the course shaded and cooler in summer. And this June, it’s home to the Men’s Metro Golf Championship.
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 23, 2017 in Louisville Events
Play Pawsome Bingo with the Kids at J-Town Bingo June 20
Bingo is a family event as Pawsome Bingo with the kids. Go to J-Town Bingo to play, and have some fun with the kids. This is a charitable event, so the more fun you have the more good you do.
Bingo night is filled with door prizes, ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 19, 2017 in Louisville Events
Turn the Kids Loose at the Fun Zone April 13
Remember the lamp you used to have, before that indoor game of hide and go seek? How about the building blocks you had to glue back together, the doll heads that always need to be re-attached? Kids are destructive when they play. So, on April 13, ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on April 13, 2017 in Louisville Events
Family Night at Home Run Burgers and Fries March 21
Take the whole family out to dinner for Family Night at Home Run Burgers and Fries, and everyone can eat for half price. You know how you always have trouble getting everyone to agree on what to eat? You won’t have that problem when all jumbo ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 20, 2017 in Louisville Events
Jump for Joy at Family Night at Sky Zone February 23
Take the whole family to J-Town this February so everyone can jump around. It’s Family Night at Sky Zone, and it’s really fun for everyone. Sky Zone is a trampoline park, and it’s unlike anything else you can do for a night with ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on February 22, 2017 in Louisville Events
Take Your Preschooler to the Gym February 7
Is there anyone who has more energy than a toddler? Take your preschooler to the open gym at All About Kids. Here, they can enjoy all the play they want. And hopefully, wear themselves out so they’ll be good and ready for an afternoon nap....
Posted by Joe Hayden on February 6, 2017 in Louisville Events
Go to the Movies in J-Town December 26
The day after Christmas can be a day where you put away your new stuff, clean up packaging and try to figure out what to do with all those leftovers. Or, it can be a day where you stop to have fun with the family or all by yourself. Worry about the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 26, 2016 in Louisville Events
Go to Happy Hour in J-Town at Chichimommas December 24
Even though the holiday season could easily drive someone to drink, the Happy Hour at Chichimommas is a different kind of celebration. That’s right: it’s cupcake hour! Chichimommas is a bakery in J-Town, and this is one happy hour ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 23, 2016 in Louisville Events
Tell the Kids to Go Climb a Rock at Rocksport November 4
You know how the kids make you want to start climbing the walls sometimes? On November 4, let them do the wall-climbing at the rock climbing youth program at Rocksport.
Climbing the Walls at Rockport
Be at Rocksport from 6 to 9pm, and bring the kids....
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 2, 2016 in Louisville Events
Let The Kids Play in the Foam Zone October 14
Once fall sets in, the weather starts to change and the afternoons get shorter, kids get grumpy. Take them to the Skyzone so they can play and blow off some of that steam, and give yourself a much-needed break where you can see them having a great ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 12, 2016 in Louisville Events
Visit All About Kids in Jeffersontown for Family Fun August 24
Take the kids to the Champion Gymnastics area at All About Kids, and take the opportunity to relax while they run wild for a little while. On August 24, the gym is open to everyone. So even if you aren’t raising a future Olympic champion, you ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 22, 2016 in Louisville Events
Jump Around at Sky Zone
There’s more than one song about jumping, and there’s a good reason for that: jumping is fun. Go to Sky Zone Louisville this July to jump, bounce, somersault and have a great time. Sky Zone is for both kids and adults, and it’s for everyone in the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 29, 2016 in Louisville Events
Stuff Yourself at the Annual Cupcake Eating Contest June 25
Chichimommas Cuppycakes is holding their first-ever annual cupcake eating contest, and that means it’s your chance to get stuffed on cupcakes. Can you eat 34 mini cupcakes and then one huge cupcake...in 5 minutes? If you can, you could win the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 23, 2016 in Louisville Events
See the Best Bloomin' Festival at Blackacre June 3
The May showers are over, and all of Louisville is in bloom under the June sunshine. Why not go enjoy it at the Best Bloomin' Festival, and see what’s blooming over at Blackacre State Nature Preserve?
When Green Living is the Life for You
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 2, 2016 in Louisville Events
Take the Kids to a Slumber Party at All About Kids May 27
Parents love their kids, but that doesn’t mean they don’t need a little break every once in a while. Take the kids to the Friday Night Slumber Party at All About Kids May 27 and give yourself a night off to do whatever it is that parents ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 26, 2016 in Louisville Events
Enjoy the Cocktails with Champions Charity Event May 18
There’s only one place you can drink Chocolate Whiskey and eat some BBQ to help support a great cause: 3rd Turn Brewery. Go enjoy Cocktails with Champions on May 18 and drink some tasty local beer and whiskey flavors that you never could have ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 17, 2016 in Louisville Events
Play Minecraft in a Super League at Carmike Stonybrook 20 May 7
Take the kids to play Minecraft in a movie theater, and they’re going to think it’s the coolest thing ever. Super League brings kids together from all over Louisville to play games right there on the big screen at Carmike Stonybrook 20. ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 6, 2016 in Louisville Events
Help Some Furry Friends and Visit the Blackacre Nature Preserve April 16
Louisville is famous for its glittering skyline along the waterfront, for fantastic condos all around the downtown area and for great attractions like Churchill Downs. But Louisville is also home to beautiful nature and wildlife. Go visit some of it ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on April 15, 2016 in Louisville Events