Free Karate Class for Kids at the South Louisville Community Center September 24
There’s just something cool about karate, isn’t there? When you were a kid, you probably watched the “Karate Kid” movies, or maybe Bruce Lee. And like lots of kids, you might have even practiced some cool kicks and punches. ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 22, 2019 in Louisville Events
Run in the Norton Sports Health Great Pumpkin 10K September 21
Head to the Parklands of Floyds Fork for the Norton Sports Health Great Pumpkin 10K this September. The run will take you along a scenic course that’s full of beautiful nature.
A Scenic Jog Through the Park
This scenic run will take you around ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 20, 2019 in Louisville Events
Ride a Mountain Bike Starting at Hockensmith Barn September 5
Get out in nature, get some healthy exercise and get on a bike this September for a mountain bike ride. Take a ride through the Parklands starting at Hockensmith Barn to see natural beauty in the last days of summer. This is a beginner-friendly ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 3, 2019 in Louisville Events
Take the Kids to Wednesday Wonders at Beckley Creek Park September 4
Science is pretty fascinating. It's a part of everything you can see, everything you eat, everything that makes up the natural world. This September, take the kids to Wednesday Wonders at Beckley Creek Park to go discover some of the wonders of ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 2, 2019 in Louisville Events
Help at the Evening Litter Walk at Highview Park August 22
Louisville has a better-than-average park system. There are parks all over Louisville, from large to small, and each one has its own attractions and stuff to do. Kentucky is full of incredible natural wildlife and plant life, and the entire parks ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 22, 2019 in Louisville Events
Go Canoeing at Twilight at McNeely Lake June 14
Enjoy the quiet tranquility of the lake this June when you go Canoeing at Twilight at McNeely Lake. This canoeing adventure begins at 6:30 pm. See the beauty of the 46-acre lake, and spend some time just being quiet and peaceful, which is pretty ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 14, 2019 in Louisville Events
Go Cyclocross Racing at Eva Bandman Park
If you think bike riding is a summer or spring activity, then you don't know about cyclocross. This is a type of bike racing that's meant to take place in the fall and winter. That makes it perfect for February. And it just so happens that ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on February 28, 2019 in Louisville Events
Visit the 2019 Louisville Summer Camp Fair February 17
Sure, it’s winter, but you can start thinking about summer fun right now. At the 2019 Louisville Summer Camp Fair at the Sawyer Hayes Community Center, that’s exactly what you’ll get to do. Bring the kids to this fun summer camp ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on February 17, 2019 in Louisville Events
Celebrate ColorFest in Bernheim Forest October 20
Enjoy all the colors and activities of fall at Bernheim Forest this October at ColorFest. There are lots of things to do for kids and adults, both traditional October activities and some rather non-traditional stuff that you won’t be expecting....
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 18, 2018 in Louisville Events
Take the Kids to Meet Daniel Tiger at Broad Run Park September 30
Join the “Be My Neighbor” event, and join in on a great parent-child activity. Daniel Tiger is coming to Broad Run Park this September thanks to KET.
Meet Daniel Tiger
Daniel Tiger is the star of “Daniel Tiger’s ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 28, 2018 in Louisville Events
Go Bark in the Park at Seneca Park September 22
If you’re a dog lover, you’ve got to go to the Bark in the Park Event at Seneca Park. This is a 5K event for you and your four-legged buddy, and it’s taking place in one of the city’s prettiest spots.
You can ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 20, 2018 in Louisville Events
Go on the Hoka Trail Run at the Parklands of Floyds Fork September 18
Help test some new trail shoes, and test yourself on the Hoka Trail Run this September. You can run, you can walk and you can explore the trail in your own way while you enjoy one of Louisville's beautiful outdoor spaces.
Trail Run Fun
This trail ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 17, 2018 in Louisville Events
Learn the Art of Mindfulness Meditation at the Parklands September 8
Spend a little time relaxing and de-stressing this September, and learn how to practice the art of Mindfulness Meditation at the Parklands. This meditation technique helps relieve stress and can even increase self-esteem, which is not at all a bad ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 8, 2018 in Louisville Events
Learn Outdoor Skills at the Horine Reservation August 25
This August at the Orienteering class at the Horine Reservation, learn how to read maps, use a compass and master outdoor skills that will definitely come in handy when your technology fails you one day. It will.
Everyone should know ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 25, 2018 in Louisville Events
Hear Opera at Willow Park August 24
Opera doesn’t always have to be a formal, black tie event. There’s no rule that says you have to dress up in uncomfortable clothes, sit in a cramped seat and stay rigid all night long just to enjoy beautiful music. This summer, break all ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 24, 2018 in Louisville Events
Run the Wilderness Loop at the Park in Seneca Park August 21
Participate in the Summer GoGo series this August, and go for a run or a walk on the Wilderness Loop in Seneca Park. Summer is the perfect time to get active, and the perfect time to get a look at the park. Everything will be in full bloom, and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 21, 2018 in Louisville Events
Have Fun with Nature at Creasey Mahan Nature Preserve August 19
Grab the kids and go to the Creasey Mahan Nature Preserve this August, and find out how fun the natural world can be.
The Nature Center allows you to explore several different natural habitats, including wetlands, woodlands and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 18, 2018 in Louisville Events
Go for a Summer Mountain Bike Ride in Waverly Park June 14
Grab your mountain bike, your helmet and some water, and go for a glorious summer ride this June. You'll be riding through the lush Waverly Park, around the loop that will take you past natural wonders and woods-dwelling wildlife of all sorts.
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 12, 2018 in Louisville Events
See a Movie in Des Pres Park June 13
Get a blanket, load the family into the car and go see a free movie in Des Pres Park this June. It's free to enjoy the evening’s festivities, which means it's way more affordable than going to a movie theater.
Des Pres Park is ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 11, 2018 in Louisville Events
Play Tennis in Seneca Park June 5
This June, go to Seneca Park for a day of all-ages tennis with the whole family. This free event is designed for people of all skill levels, so you can be a total beginner or as good as Venus Williams to participate in this fun-filled day....
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 4, 2018 in Louisville Events