Collect Natural Items for Festive Fall Decor This November
The holiday season is approaching and life is finally starting to get back to normal. So get out in nature and get creative this November. Head to one of Louisville’s great natural spots, Tom Sawyer State Park, and collect items to create ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 10, 2021 in Louisville Events
Look at the Trees This September
Re-connect with nature this September at the Parklands of Floyds Fork. With the worst heat of summer in the past, now is a perfect time to get out there and get a look at the trees.
See the Trees
The Parklands of Floyds Fork are full of trees, ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 10, 2021 in Louisville Events
Take a Summertime Stroll July 31
Summer can be hot and sticky and uncomfortable. But this is also the time of year when the forests and parks are truly thriving. So take a stroll this summer, or run if you're feeling bold, at the Summertime Stroll 5k in the state park.
Fun Run and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 23, 2021 in Louisville Events
Play a Round of Golf This July
Summer is a great time to get out on the fairways and play a round of golf. Louisville has many beautiful public courses. This July, grab your gear and your clubs and go play 18 holes at Long Run Golf Course.
Hit the Course
Long Run Golf Course has ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 12, 2021 in Louisville Events
Blow Bubbles in the Park This June
You don't need a lot of money to have a lot of fun. Show the kids something cool or tap into your own inner kid. Mix up your own bubble solution, make some interesting bubble wands and go play around in Seneca Park. After all, the city's parks are ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 25, 2021 in Louisville Events
Watch the Sun Set This June
It's always fun to have a fancy evening out. Order cocktails and get appetizers. Have a night on the town. But you can also have a night on the town without spending any money. This June, have a quiet evening and sit to watch the sunset in Water ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 15, 2021 in Louisville Events
Head to the Sprayground This June
Louisville is heating up and you may be reaching a boiling point. When the weather gets hot and sticky, it's easy to start feeling miserable. So escape the heat, grab the kids and head to the Sprayground at Long Run Park. You know how you used to ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 13, 2021 in Louisville Events
Walk or Run in the Park June 12
The weather is finally behaving itself, the world is getting back to normal and it's the perfect time to go for a walk or a run in the park. Join in with the Parklands 5k Walk and Run and go see one of Louisville's largest park areas. Get out and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 7, 2021 in Louisville Events
Splash Around at Hurricane Bay May 29
Are you ready to cool off yet? When temperatures rise, so do tempers! You might feel tired, aggravated and annoyed, and that's before you even get out of bed on a hot day. But there is good news, Hurricane Bay is open again. Head out to enjoy ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 24, 2021 in Louisville Events
Watch Shakespeare in the Park May 28
Canceled completely last year, Shakespeare in the Park is finally back. It's not the same as it used to e but in some ways, you might like that better. Go see a stirring performance of "Romeo and Juliet, one of the most time-honored and famous love ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 23, 2021 in Louisville Events
Browse at the Craft and Vendor Show May 8
Support local businesses and artists this May at the Craft and Vendor Show. There will be many booths where you can browse and plenty of food trucks where you can eat. This event is outdoors in the park and all safety protocols will be followed to ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 5, 2021 in Louisville Events
Go Play in the Park This March
Remember jump roping? It's probably been a while since you thought about your schoolhood days of double-dutch and you probably haven't even held a jump rope in a while. But who says you can't still go out and jump rope? There's really no age limit ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 29, 2021 in Louisville Events
Go on a Bug Hunt This March
You've probably been to the park before to play games, go hiking, maybe have a picnic. But have you ever gone to the park to hunt for bugs? This March, have your own fun Bug Scavenger Hunt in Tom Sawyer State Park.
Hunting for Bugs
That's the thing ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 26, 2021 in Louisville Events
Join the Shamrocks and Shenanigans Walk This March
Get into the St. Patrick's Day spirit this year with the Shamrocks and Shenanigans Walk. This is a very relaxed event that you can do on your own, wherever you want, whenever you want. When it's this easy, why not go ahead and do a little ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 15, 2021 in Louisville Events
See Historic Bungalow Homes This March
Near the rolling hills of Iroquois Park, you can find winding streets that are full of lovely historic homes. This is a great place to look for Craftsman-style architecture. This style was popular a century ago and still looks great today. Go see ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 14, 2021 in Louisville Events
Tour the WaterWorks March 14
The Louisville Water Tower Park is one of the city’s most unique landmarks. It’s also one of the oldest, even when you compare it to some other old stuff in Louisville. There’s a really cool museum here and you will be surprised to ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 7, 2021 in Louisville Events
Run in the Park March 6
This March, try taking a run in the forest. It's for a good cause, Run for a Cure, so you've got a good reason to get out of the house and go for a jog among the trees. You'll be in one of the city's largest parks and you'll be doing something ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 3, 2021 in Louisville Events
Visit the City’s First Public Park This February
Louisville has a lot of cool historic attractions and neighborhoods with historic architecture. But the city also has some places you may not know about. This February, look at a piece of history most people don’t know about, the city’s ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on February 28, 2021 in Louisville Events
Ride a Bike to the Silo This January
This January, bundle up in your wind-protecting gear and bike up the path to the Silo at Turkey Run Park. You'll get a great view, a great photo opp and have a great time getting out and getting physical.
Head to the Brown Forman Silo ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 29, 2021 in Louisville Events
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