Free Events in February


Are you looking for free events in February? This month can be frigid but it’s also a great time for family fun! Gather your loved ones around, choose your favorites and mark your calendars.

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Here are some wonderful free events in February that you won’t want to miss!

As we find more free events in February, we will add them to this post!

Our Louisville Summer Camp Fair is February 26th from 1-4pm at Sawyer Hayes Community Center. Admission is free. Come learn about camp options and maybe you’ll win an awesome prize. Play games for free, and freebies gifts for all the kids too!

One of the best free events in February, Every Sunday is FREE at the Speed Art Museum for Owsley Sunday! The free Sunday admission is named in honor of the late Owsley Brown II. Please note, due to the pandemic this lower-levels children’s area may not be open. 

KMAC has Free Admission for kids and students (with ID) everyday thanks to a generous donation from our members.

free events in February

Louisville Nature Center (in summer!)

Visit the Louisville Nature Center. A truly unique community resource, the Louisville Nature Center offers wonderful opportunities for nature study and recreation–right in the heart of the city! The Louisville Nature Center provides nature education and encourages stewardship in an urban forest. Admission is free. (no dogs or bikes)

Join the Louisville Free Public Library for one of their in-person or virtual events. They host family trivia, storytime, and online events for adults. Here’s a link to their events list. 

Families are invited to join Louisville Orchestra ensembles for a fun, interactive storytelling through music performance at Once Upon an Orchestra! Participants of all ages will enjoy a program that weaves together storytelling adventures with creative music making. LO education staff will even help you make your own instruments from recycled materials:

Friday, 2/11, 11:00AM – Jeffersontown
Friday, 2/11, 2PM – Highlands/Shelby Park
Sat., 2/18, 2PM – South Central

Tues., 2/21, 2PM – Middletown

The Library & Kentucky Shakespeare presents this live two-actor performance of Shakespeare’s famous romantic comedy Twelfth Night. The audience will be engaged with professional actors in a creative show that focuses on the importance of self-respect, self-esteem, healthy relationships, and conflict resolution. Ages 6+

Sat., 2/18, 2PM – Shawnee

Sat., 2/25, 2PM – Northeast

Annual Backyard Bird Count – Creasey Mahan Nature Preserve – February 18, 10:00am-Noon. 

Beechmont Community Center will be partnering with Jencare and the Girl Scouts to present Grandparents Night Out! This event will be on February 13 from 530-700 pm and will be a FREE event! It will be a Grandparent & Grandchild dance with dancing, light snacks, music and more! Register at, or come by with any questions.

Family Fun Nights at Mary T. Aquatic Center is February 17th this month! Head there from 7-9 p.m. for free swimming and fun! Can’t go this month? Get it on your calendar for an upcoming month. 

Try Hockey For Free is returning to Iceland Sports Complex on Saturday Feb 25th (4:30 – 5:30). This is a free event to give children (ages 4-9) a chance to get on the ice at no cost to see if Hockey is for them.

Check out these FREE art classes at Metro Arts Community Center! From knitting to watercolor and everything in between there is something for everyone. More info on the flyer below!


Looking for more impromptu fun instead of planning ahead? Check out our calendar of events!


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