Free Things to Do in and Around Louisville, KY – October 2016
October 7th Spencer County Octoberfest featuring a family fun parade and festival!
October 7th: Bluegrass Jamfest and Scramble from 11:00am-3:00pm. Musicians enter the scramble individually and bands are created by picking names out of hats – one for each instrument. Your new band will then have a 20-minute practice session to prepare songs and stage patter for a six minute turn on the stage in front of a live audience.
October 14th: Louisville Children’s Business Fair from 11:00am-1:00pm.
October 15th: Harvest for Hope from Noon to 5:00pm. This event is free and open to the community, as we host a day of family-friendly entertainment on the beautiful grounds of Uspiritus’Bellewood campus in Anchorage.
October 21st: ClarkFEST Community Festival from 10:00am-3:00pm. ClarkFEST is the Town of Clarksville’s largest annual festival, held each year in Gateway Park, located at 500 Little League Boulevard.
October 21st: Halloween Dance Party at Shawnee Library from 11:00am-12:00pm.
October 21st: Wilderness Louisville Forest Adventures at Jefferson Memorial Forest from 10:00am-3:00pm. Forest staff and volunteers will introduce visitors to their native plant gardens and animal exhibits. Activities for children will be provided in the Nature Explore area. Climb the 52-ft Alpine Tower, try your hand at archery or fish on Mitchell Hill Lake. Free pumpkins, pumpkin decorating, and hay rides.
October 28th: Spooky Puppet Theatre at the Main Library from 2:00pm-3:00pm.