Visit the LaGrange Railroad Museum This September
A long time ago, it was trains that kept the country connected. Before planes, even before cars, trains made travel around the U.S. possible. Trains are a big part of Louisville history. So this August, go learn more about the amazing trains that ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 9, 2021 in Louisville Events
Have a Retro Night August 18
Remember when movies didn't use CGI for everything? Remember when action movies were about more than blowing stuff up? Remember when Tom Cruise was basically the coolest? This August, have a totally retro night out at Sauerbeck Family Drive-In. Head ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 18, 2021 in Louisville Events
Go to the Summer Fun Fest July 24
Do you have kids? Do they like bouncy castles? How about miniature ponies? Maybe games and activities? This is a totally fun event that's also free. And seriously, it doesn't get much better than that. Bring everybody to the Summer Fun Fest in ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 19, 2021 in Louisville Events
Go on a Car Scavenger Hunt April 18
Are you great at spotting cool cars while you're out and about? Do you have an eye for body design? Would you just like to get out of the house and do something fun and different? You don't even need a reason to go on the car Scavenger Hunt this ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on April 18, 2021 in Louisville Events
Get Healthy with the YMCA This February
You didn't forget about the YMCA, did you? Oldham County's YMCA is open and they are full of fitness facilities for you to enjoy. You can take a regular class here or do your own freestyle session. You can always find something to do at the YMCA. ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on February 8, 2021 in Louisville Events
Hear Live Music at the Drive-In August 4
The drive-in is a cool place to be even when there isn’t a movie being played. It’s a great, wide-open place where you can see the stars and just relax in the car. And this August, it’s a great place to have an outdoor concert. Get ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 2, 2020 in Louisville Events
Dive into Falling Rock Quarry in La Grange This July
Who needs a swimming pool full of chemicals when you can jump into Falling Rock Quarry? Paddling around in an actual swimming hole is a time-honored southern tradition, and it’s truly something that no one should miss.
Take the Plunge
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 30, 2019 in Louisville Events
Make Your Own Art at Gallery 104 May 14
Take some time to be creative this May. Sit down and make folk art at a Mixed Media Class at Gallery 104. Give yourself some time to unplug, put down your phone and get artistic for a little while.
You don’t need to bring anything ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 12, 2019 in Louisville Events
Browse and Eat at the Cedar Lake Lodge Arts and Crafts Fair April 27
No matter how much you spend on expensive gifts during holidays and birthdays, it’s always the inexpensive, handmade presents that people seem to cherish the most. There’s just something special about items that are handcrafted, and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on April 27, 2019 in Louisville Events
Create Folk Art at the Arts Association of Oldham County April 9
Didn’t all art start out as folk art? What are the cave paintings, if not a form of folk art? How about the painted pottery and sculpted vases that came out of places like Greece and Rome? Folk art is truly the oldest of all art traditions. ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on April 9, 2019 in Louisville Events
Make Some Folk Art at the Arts Association of Oldham County March 12
Folk art was really the first art, when you think about it. Before the great artistic movements like the Renaissance and Impressionism, the oldest art began as crafts. Pottery, small figurines, woven rugs, this is all folk art. Make your own piece ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 11, 2019 in Louisville Events
Take the Bridles, BBQ and Bourbon Tour in Oldham County October 31
Take a tour of a real working horse farm, feast on tasty BBQ and sip on bourbon this October. Visit the Bridles, BBQ and Bourbon Tour starting at the Oldham County Visitor Center. Is there a better way to spend Halloween?
Touring the Best of ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 29, 2018 in Louisville Events
Take the Spirits of LaGrange Ghost Tour October 18
Take a tour of LaGrange this October, and learn more about some of Kentucky’s haunted history. The Spirits of LaGrange Ghost Tour will introduce you to some fascinating stories and take you to interesting places.
The Spirits of ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 15, 2018 in Louisville Events
Discover the Oldham County History Center in LaGrange September 20
It’s never too early to start learning about history. Take the kids to History Hounds at the Oldham County History Center in LaGrange, and show them how fun the past can be.
This day at the Oldham County History Center is ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 18, 2018 in Louisville Events
Have Fun at the Cedar Lake Golf Tournament at Hurstbourne Country Club June 25
This June, go to the Hurstbourne Country Club for the Cedar Lake Golf Tournament. There’s a lot happening at this event besides the golf, which promises to be pretty amazing whether you’re going to be playing or just spectating.
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 25, 2018 in Louisville Events
Shop at the Fine Arts and Crafts Festival June 20
Browse fine arts and crafts of every kind this June at the Arts on the Green Fine Arts and Crafts Festival. Local and national artists from all over the country will have their creations on display, so you can browse and buy all day long....
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 20, 2018 in Louisville Events
Visit the Come Sew With Us Workshop November 13
Go to the Come Sew With Us Workshop this November, and do a little sewing. This workshop is free and open to all, because crafting is always a little more fun when you have people around you. Sharing the sewing work is a time-honored tradition, so ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 12, 2017 in Louisville Events
See the Oldham Arts Festival in LaGrange November 11
The annual Oldham Arts Festival is back this November, and it’s better than ever. This year’s show will feature more than 80 national and regional artists showcasing art in every form you can imagine. Come to browse, to buy, to look at ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 10, 2017 in Louisville Events
Meet the Spirits of LaGrange on Halloween October 31
They say that on Halloween, the veil between worlds is the thinnest. On this night, it’s possible for spirits on one side of the veil to slip over into our world. So, have you got the nerve to go meet the Spirits of LaGrange on Halloween ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 29, 2017 in Louisville Events
Shop the Dixie Soul Fancy Flea Market September 30
This September, go shopping in the historic part of LaGrange at the Dixie Soul Fancy Flea Market. This event only happens once a year, and you don’t want to miss this epic shopping experience.
The Fancy Flea Market
Go to the courthouse lawn to ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 29, 2017 in Louisville Events