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
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
Go Swimming This March
So by now, everyone's been waiting for too long for warm weather to show up. If you're ready to start enjoying some summer activities, you don't have to wait. You can go swimming right now at the YMCA at Norton Commons. You'll be indoors so you'll ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 15, 2023 in Louisville Events
Shop or Donate to the Saint John Kid’s Kloset Sale March 10
Since 2003, the Saint John Kid's Kloset Sale has been providing brand-name clothing for children of all ages, not to mention toys, equipment and so much more. Head over there this March to find great deals on gently used, name-brand items of all ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 9, 2023 in Louisville Events
Have a Valentine’s Dinner February 14
Take your sweetie to the Love is Magical Valentine’s Event at Watch Hill Proper this year and they will totally be impressed. There’s going to be an amazing dinner, live music and all the romance you want.
Love is Magical
Posted by Joe Hayden on February 9, 2023 in Louisville Events
Celebrate Chef Michael’s Birthday January 19
Chef Michael Crouch is celebrating his birthday by presenting a special menu that includes birthday cake for dessert. When chefs show off and celebrate themselves, it’s good for everybody.
Chef Michael Crouch will present ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 17, 2023 in Louisville Events
Visit the Designer Show House December 2 - 10
This December, go see some gorgeous holiday decorations at this year's designer show house. This year, the show house is at the Sanctuary Farm at Chestnut Hall. This is a beautiful property and this is a showcase you won't want to miss.
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 2, 2022 in Louisville Events
Have a Holiday Tea December 1
You don’t have to be a tea drinker to enjoy having tea time. After all, it looks kind of fun when they do it on “The Crown.” This December, go have a fancy Holiday Tea at Hermitage Farm. There will be delightful stuff to eat and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 1, 2022 in Louisville Events
Take a Hayride at the Farm September 29
It's fall. That means you're supposed to be sitting on a wagon being pulled by a tractor with a mug of hot cider in your hand while you look around a real working farm. So, go do that this September! Hermitage Farm is hosting a Hayride and Lantern ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 25, 2022 in Louisville Events
Walkabout in the Gardens of a Beautiful Estate September 8
This September, take a relaxing evening stroll in the Gardens of Avish Estate. You'll be in an area of town where you can see dozens and dozens of estate-like homes and you'll learn a lot about gardening and caring for plants while you're here....
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 7, 2022 in Louisville Events
Paddle Around on the Creek This August
Escape the heat and get out on the water to get some cool breezes this August. And if you can't feel any, start paddling on the water to make your own wind! Harrod's Creek is the perfect waterway for canoeing, kayaking and stand-up paddling. Go rent ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 30, 2022 in Louisville Events
Experience Bourbon at the Farm June 17
In order for whiskey to be true bourbon, it must be made in Kentucky. What else don't you know about bourbon? This drink is popular around the world and every bit of it is made within the Kentucky bluegrass. This June, go to the Hermitage Farm ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 17, 2022 in Louisville Events
Visit a Lesser Known Historic Neighborhood This June
You probably know about Old Louisville and the historic areas in downtown Louisville and maybe some of the other cool historic places in the city. But you may not know about the large, beautiful historic neighborhood on the Ohio River. This June, ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 14, 2022 in Louisville Events
The Farmer's Market is Open April 24
Spring is finally springing and fresh things are beginning to grow. Celebrate the season and go shopping at the Norton Commons Farmer's Market. April marks the official opening day of the weekly market, which will be here until November. Get some ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on April 21, 2022 in Louisville Events
Take a Walk for Earth Day April 22
Earth Day is a day that's all about celebrating the Earth. That means all the dirt and rocks and trees and green growing things and animals, too. And this is a perfect day to get out in nature and take a walk. Because to really enjoy the Earth, ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on April 19, 2022 in Louisville Events
Eat, Drink and Hear Music at the Farm April 15
Who says that you have to get all dressed up to sip on fancy artisan cocktails, nibble on hors d-oeuvres and listen to master musicians play live? Well, you can dress how you like at the Showbarn Sessions at Ashbourne Farms. Here, you can do all ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on April 12, 2022 in Louisville Events
Eat in a Real Farm to Table Restaurant This March
You've probably been to a lot of restaurants, but how many of them have been in a barn? This March, go eat at Barn8. This is a restaurant that's located on a farm. So if you're looking for a real farm-to-table experience, this is certainly it....
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 15, 2022 in Louisville Events
Learn How to Make an Old Fashioned February 20
The old fashioned is a classic cocktail that is made with bourbon, the spirit that made Kentucky famous. Bourbon can only be made in Kentucky and it's enjoyed around the world. So this February at Hermitage Farm, learn how to craft a perfect ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on February 20, 2022 in Louisville Events
Count the Birds February 19
This February is the Great Backyard Bird Count, a day when the birds that call the world home are celebrated and singled out. Have you ever looked at a bird and felt awed by the bright colors, the pretty marking, the fact that it can fly? Who ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on February 19, 2022 in Louisville Events
Take the Kids to Meet the Grinch
It's the holiday season, a time of year when the most special memories are made. The traditions and events and memories from childhood Christmases continue to hold special significance all through life. This December, give your kid a special memory ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 31, 2021 in Louisville Events