Take Your Teen to Babysitter Training January 27
Babysitting is a time-honored tradition, almost a rite of passage for teenagers. Many teens end up babysitting younger siblings, but some share their skills with others in order to earn a little extra money. Teens always want more money, as every ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 24, 2024 in Louisville Events
Make Some Figgy Pudding This December
If you know your Christmas carols, you’ve heard of figgy pudding before. But have you ever seen figgy pudding or tasted it? Lots of people probably haven’t because this is actually a British tradition that hasn’t been in fashion in ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 14, 2023 in Louisville Events
Celebrate Yuletide 2023 at Yew Dell This December
Yuletide is coming to Yew Dell, a collection of beautiful gardens. The entire garden area will transform so that it’s full of winter splendor. There will be lights, decorations, trees and plenty of refreshments. According to the North Pole, ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 12, 2023 in Louisville Events
Visit the Holiday Designer Home Show This December
You probably already have a lot of decorations for the holiday season. Loose ornaments, ribbon and little items can be hard to style. You have items but may not always know how to arrange them. Get some ideas for your decorations at the Holiday ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 10, 2023 in Louisville Events
Have a Champagne Dinner November 8
Yes, it’s great to kick back in your sweatpants and check out different stuff to stream sometimes because sometimes, all you want to do is hang out. But sometimes, it’s nice to enjoy a little elegance and luxury. So this November, go ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 7, 2023 in Louisville Events
Watch a Bad Movie and Learn Plant Science November 3
You know how some movies are so bad they're actually good? That's the case with the Thing from Another World, a 1951 horror sci fi movie that definitely laid the groundwork for film franchises that could come much later, like Aliens. Go see it this ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 3, 2023 in Louisville Events
Shop at the Halloween Market 28-29
Halloween is actually the perfect holiday for visiting a farm. The holiday was practically designed for farms. So this October, go to the Halloween Market at Hermitage Farm to shop for crafts and enjoy a bunch of other fall holiday activities....
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 24, 2023 in Louisville Events
Go on a Hayride and Lantern Walk This October
The month of October is when you want to get out and enjoy fall activities. This is when you can go looking for colorful trees, pick pumpkins and enjoy those brisk fall hikes. And this is the prime time for a hayride. Go out to Hermitage Farm this ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 13, 2023 in Louisville Events
Visit the Beach This September
Summer is about to end but there is time and enough sunshine for one last beach day before you trade in your summer shorts for winter boots. You don't have to head to the ocean or even get very far away from Louisville to visit a beach. ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 15, 2023 in Louisville Events
Take a Look at the History of Home Design This August
Have you ever driven through a beautiful neighborhood just to get a look at the homes? This August, you can drive through a beautiful neighborhood and see a historic home that’s truly unique. In fact, you’ll find lots of unique and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 31, 2023 in Louisville Events
Stop and Smell the Flowers at the Farm This July
Everyone is talking about farm-to-table, fresh ingredients, locally sourced and organic these days. Well, there's an organic farm where you get go buy delicious local ingredients and tons of tasty stuff, Ashlock Farms. This is a perfect place to ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 29, 2023 in Louisville Events
Play Disc Golf This July
Summer is the best time to get out and enjoy outdoor activities. So this July, why not try something a little bit different? Go out to Wendell Moore Park and play some disc golf. This is a fun combination of golf and Frisbee tossing that is active, ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 28, 2023 in Louisville Events
Visit an Animal Sanctuary This July
This July, visit the animals who live at Black Horse Manor. These rescue animals are sweet, special friends and this animal sanctuary is a place you don't want to miss. This place is a delight for children and adults alike, because who doesn’t ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 27, 2023 in Louisville Events
Run in the Mud July 28
You have probably spent a lot of your life trying not to drop food on yourself or get wet paint on your clothes. You clean off your shoes when they get dirty, wipe off your hands when you get barbeque sauce on them. You spend a lot of your time ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 23, 2023 in Louisville Events
Go to the Kentucky Renaissance Fair This June
Every Saturday and Sunday this June is another opportunity to step back in time to the days of knights, or castles, or sorcery. The Renaissance Fair has come to Kentucky and the entire month is full of different events you can participate in....
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 25, 2023 in Louisville Events
Enjoy B Movies and Plant Science June 23
Could plant spores really transform humans? This is actually a question that science fiction stories have been asking since at least 1956, as this is the central theme of the classic sci-fi movie Invasion of the Body Snatchers. This June, see this ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 20, 2023 in Louisville Events
Spend a Day on the River This May
Harrods Creek is a scenic, winding river that cuts through the north of the city on its way to the Ohio River. This creates gorgeous natural scenery and features like rocky shores, pretty meadows and plenty of areas that are just perfect for boating....
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 14, 2023 in Louisville Events
Learn the Botany of the Derby April 26
The Derby is famous for roses because of the gorgeous roses that are draped on the winning Derby horse. But Churchill Downs has a lot of beautiful greenery and many plants that give the world’s most famous racetrack a beautiful look. Learn ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on April 23, 2023 in Louisville Events
Go on a Mint Julep Hayride April 7
It's foal season at Hermitage Farm and it's a magical time of year. Spring is arriving and everything is coming to life, even the animals. See the farm on a spring hayride and get a look at all the wonders you will find. At the Foalin' Around Event ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on April 6, 2023 in Louisville Events
Treat Yourself to Bad Movies and Real Plants March 24
Lots of people are afraid to try to grow their own plants, add landscaping to their outdoor areas or even start their own tomatoes. And honestly, Hollywood hasn’t helped to dispel the plant myths that are out there to discourage people. So ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 22, 2023 in Louisville Events