The Best Family Events and Activities in Louisville during October! By: Jeanette
Louisville Family Fun October Picks that are free or cheap!
Plan your October weekends with us! Our top picks for October for $5/family and under:
St. James Court Art Show: Voted best art show in the nation by the trade journal Sunshine Artist in 2003, 2004, and 2006.
Harvest Homecoming: One of the largest festivals in Indiana.
Friday, October 8: Caufield’s Halloween Parade: All are welcome to walk in the parade! Registration preferred.
16th Annual Belknap Festival: Arts and Crafts and Family Fun
Sunday, October 11: Great Louisville Fire Drill: An afternoon of educational/fun fire safety activities (children’s games, fire truck rides, fire safety trailer). Live entertainment, free hot dogs and firehouse chili.
Colorfest: Enjoy fun for the whole family. Plenty of food, music, pumpkin painting, hay rides, crafts, Kentucky craft artist, discovery stations and much more at Bernheim Forest!
Louisville Zoo “World’s Largest Halloween Party” One of the free weekends for zoo members
OctoberFest at Boyd’s Orchards Details on their website and Stephanie is heading there this weekend, so be sure to read the review!
Jack-o-Lantern Stroll at Bellermine: Bring the kids dress up and trick or treat among the jack-o-lanterns.
Boo Dell: Yew Dell Gardens is offering a fright-free trick-or-treating event: Mr. Magic, Jack-o-lantern contests and more
And for all things Halloween in Louisville check out Louisville Halloween. It has a list of Haunted Houses, Corn Mazes, Danger Run, Haunted Theater, and more!