Eat at the Fish Fry April 6
Every spring in Louisville, people start battering and turning on fryers. It's fish fry season in the city. If you haven't been to one yet or even if you have, you don't want to miss the Bluegrass Music and Fish Fry Event in Shepherdsville this ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on April 5, 2023 in Louisville Events
Go Roller Skating This January
Winter is the perfect time to enjoy being indoors. But you don’t have to stay indoors in your own home. This January, go Roller Skating at Skate-O-Rama!
Head to Skate-O-Rama this January to enjoy some indoor fun in a warm, ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 30, 2023 in Louisville Events
Get a Hot Cup of Coffee This January
This January, beat the chilly winter weather with a nice, hot cup of coffee from a fun and quirky little coffee shop, the Brew and Sip Coffee Bar. There are plenty of drinks to try and this is a perfect place to spend a winter morning.
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Posted by Joe Hayden on January 28, 2023 in Louisville Events
Discover a Secret Hiking Spot January 8
This January, take a special hike that is only accessible to researchers and staff, other than this special occasion. You’ll get a chance to see a trail that most others don’t and you’ll be in the amazing Bernheim Forest on Pond ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 6, 2023 in Louisville Events
Hike the Millennium Trail November 27
What’s the best place to discover hidden secrets of nature? The forest, of course! This November, take a discovery hike on the Millennium Trail in Bernheim Forest. There will be plants, animals, flowers, trees and discoveries around ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 23, 2022 in Louisville Events
Pick a Pumpkin This October
Carving pumpkins and eating pumpkin-flavored stuff is a time-honored tradition of October. Celebrate the season by going to a real farm and picking out your own pumpkin. There are lots of Halloween and October activities you can enjoy here, in fact. ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 15, 2022 in Louisville Events
Go Play Around in the Woods August 12
This August, leave the kids at home. They already have enough stuff to do. Take some adult time for yourself to play around a little. Because adults need to get active and have fun, too. So go to happy hour in the forest and start playing around in ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 10, 2022 in Louisville Events
Enjoy Happy Hour in the Forest April 1
This April, do something a little bit outside the norm. Go to a happy hour where you can connect with nature and get social at the same time. This is the Playcosystem Happy Hour and it’s adults only. Leave the kids at home and come ready to ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on April 1, 2022 in Louisville Events
See Exotic Birds November 13 and 14
There are some truly amazing, interesting, unique and colorful birds out there in the world. Birds are so cool-looking, in fact, that there’s an entire hobby devoted to simply finding them and watching them. This November, you don’t have ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 9, 2021 in Louisville Events
Have Some Wine and Cheese This October
France and California aren't the only places in the world that make wine. In fact, you don't have to go very far to visit an authentic winery and enjoy some delicious wine and cheese. This October, head to Shepherdsville and taste some wine made ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 13, 2021 in Louisville Events
Fire Off Some Rounds at the Machine Gun Shoot October 8 and 9
The Machine Gun Shoot at Knob Creek Gun Range has been one of the city's big events for 50 years. This October marks the very last machine gun shoot the range plans to have. That means this October is the perfect excuse to go fire off a few rounds ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 4, 2021 in Louisville Events
Taste Wine This August
Go see beautiful scenery and sip something delicious this August. Head to the Forest Edge Winery for a wine tasting.
Go see how beautiful Forest Edge Winery is this August and sip some wine. The winery is open Monday through Thursday ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 14, 2021 in Louisville Events
Compete in a Shooting Competition September 25
Show off your skills this September at the Owsley Brown Frazier Classic. Head to the Jefferson Gun Club to participate in a shooting tournament that’s going to have some pretty cool extras, too.
Owsley Brown Frazier Classic
This is a classic ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 18, 2020 in Louisville Events
Look for Four-Leaf Clovers This July
There's not a lot to do with many things still closed and gathering in large groups still unsafe, so why not do something a little bit different to get out and enjoy the summer weather? Head to the Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest and go on a ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 29, 2020 in Louisville Events
Look for Animals Along Salt River This May
After weeks of being on lockdown and months of worrying about toilet paper and hand sanitizer, it’s only natural if you’re feeling kind of stressed, or even a whole lot stressed. So this May, get into a more serene state of mind and go ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 26, 2020 in Louisville Events
Take the Kids to the Muddy Boots Play Group at Bernheim Forest January 26
Kids need a chance to explore, to play, to get outside and discover. This January, they can do that in the safety of the Muddy Boots Play Group. Take your children aged 3 to 6 to the forest this January and watch them discover all the wonders of the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 20, 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
Show Off Your Shooting Skills at the Jefferson Gun Club September 28
Are you a crack shot? An avid hunter? Or just someone who likes to shoot at things, every once in a while? Everyone is invited to participate in the Sporting Clay Tournament at the Jefferson Gun Club this September. Go and test your skills, and have ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 26, 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
Visit Expedition Fireflies at Bernheim Forest June 23
Join Expedition Fireflies at Bernheim Forest, and see some of the creatures of the night. The warm June evening is a perfect chance for you to explore some of Nature’s fascinating nocturnal animals. Watch the forest come alive with dancing ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 22, 2017 in Louisville Events