Go Rollerblading This January
People think that ice skating and winter go hand-in-hand, but by the time January rolls around, isn't everyone sick of winter? If you've had enough of the cold but you still want to get active, try Rollerblading at Beckley Creek Park. This is sort ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 11, 2021 in Louisville Events
Take Photos for Digital Holiday Cards This December
Need to get out of the house for a little while? Don't want to face the crowds at the shopping centers? Can't find anything that's actually open? Go to Broad Run Park, find a scenic spot and take some fun winter photos. They'll look great on digital ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 31, 2020 in Louisville Events
Ride the BMX Bike Path This December
When the weather is cold, there aren't a whole lot of ways to enjoy the great outdoors. You certainly can't go swimming and you might get cold riding around the lake on a boat. But you can do something that's physical to get your blood pulsing and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 26, 2020 in Louisville Events
Visit a Woodland Garden This December
Even in winter, nature is beautiful. Go celebrate the unique beauty of Louisville in December at the Woodland Garden. This is one of the newer additions to Louisville's beautiful Parklands. Walk around in the beautiful natural scenery in this unique ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 16, 2020 in Louisville Events
Spend a Day Playing in the Park This December
When it's not safe to be indoors, the only option is to be outside. Get invigorated in the winter weather and get out of the house. Spend a day at the Charlie Vettiner Park. Once you start getting active, you'll stop being cold in the December ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 15, 2020 in Louisville Events
Stroll Through a Winter Illuminations Trail Walk November 21
Go for a walk this November in the park. This is a very safe activity, it’s a good way to get some exercise and it’s an enchanting experience. This isn’t just any walk. This is a Winter Illuminations Trail Walk in the park and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 20, 2020 in Louisville Events
Run in the Louisville Marathon November 14
There are lots of reasons to run in the Louisville Marathon this year. Not only will you be running through one of the city’s loveliest parks, but you’ll also get all sorts of goodies just for running in the race, not to mention some ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 5, 2020 in Louisville Events
See Shakespeare at the Drive-In This October
Going to the theater to enjoy a performance is a little different during the days of COVID-19. It’s not as easy to experience culture these days. That’s why Kentucky Shakespeare has come up with something brand-new. This October, go see ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 22, 2020 in Louisville Events
Join the Louisville Earth Walk October 24
Join the Louisville Earth Walk this October and join the effort to make sure that every Louisville neighborhood has safe and clean water, soil and air. Celebrate the beauty of the planet and join in this event. The Louisville Earth Walk is a little ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 17, 2020 in Louisville Events
Get Thrilled at the BMX Track This October
Have a day of excitement this October and go visit the BMX track at E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park. This is a competition-ready track that’s open to all. Bring your bike to do some riding of your own or just come here to check out ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 11, 2020 in Louisville Events
Paddle on the Water This September
Escape the heat and get out on the water this September. Rent a kayak or a canoe and see the beautiful Parklands of Floyds Fork from the water. This is one of Louisville’s most beautiful parks and you can enjoy great views from a boat as ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 12, 2020 in Louisville Events
Collect Materials for a Nature Collage This August
One of humankind's earliest inventions was art. The oldest artifacts discovered by archaeologists include works of art. Even before people built their own structures, they were painting the caves they used as their homes and community spaces. You ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 12, 2020 in Louisville Events
Take the Kids to a Great Playground This August
School ended way early this year and it looks like there will be no school in August. This means that kids have a lot of energy and a whole lot of nothing to do. So this August, take them to the Marshall Playground and Sprayground where they can run ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 11, 2020 in Louisville Events
Try Jumping Rope This July
When was the last time you actually played around with a jump rope? This isn't an activity that's just for kids. That's why you can find jump ropes in gyms. In fact, you can get a really great workout with a jump rope alone. Go to Cherokee Park and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 27, 2020 in Louisville Events
Practice Drawing in the Park This July
There is a little bit of an artist inside everyone. You've probably doodled some stuff before, maybe drawn some stick figures, played around on your phone with a drawing app of some kind. This July, head to Beckley Creek Park to unleash your inner ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 25, 2020 in Louisville Events
Go Rollerblading This July
Get out and enjoy the summer sunshine this July. Spend some time Rollerblading in Seneca Park. Not only is it great exercise, it's a lot of fun. Rollerblading is a great way to see a lot of the park and enjoy a whole lot of beautiful nature.
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 23, 2020 in Louisville Events
Try Outdoor Yoga This July
You've probably spent enough time indoors lately. So this July, find a quiet, scenic spot in the park and take the time to relax and do some yoga. Doing yoga is a great way to relieve stress, which is something you definitely need right now. ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 14, 2020 in Louisville Events
Go for a Swim at Clear Creek Family Activity Center This July
The pools are opening up again, just in time for the hottest days of summer. Instead of sweltering and sweating, go swimming. The Clear Creek Family Activity Center has something for everyone to enjoy, including an enormous eight-lane pool.
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 13, 2020 in Louisville Events
Wander in the Park This July
Kentucky's state parks are open again, just in time for you to get out and enjoy the summer weather. Head to E.P. "Tom" Sawyer State Park this July. There's plenty of room to socially distance yourself among the 554 acres of nature here.
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Posted by Joe Hayden on July 12, 2020 in Louisville Events
Play Tennis This June
Get outdoors and get athletic this June with a little Tennis in Seneca Park. There are a lot of play places and athletic centers that are still closed or restricted due to the corona scare, but the park is open and it's full of opportunities for ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 29, 2020 in Louisville Events