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Are you looking for events in Louisville? Here are a ton of family fun Louisville events. Things to do today!

Louisville Events Calendar

 

Most events in Louisville are canceled due to the Coronavirus. You can check our list of other ideas for fun here

We hope to have our well-loved calendar back up and running on our website at the end of the summer go highlight events in Louisville. We will use this time to re-evaluate the calendar and think of ways to make it even better.

So, when we do have events to share with you, you will find our calendar page so useful. More than you did before!

We will update this page with a list of upcoming events as we find them that are planned for when things open up more and more. Check out “what’s open, what’s closed” post for lots of info!

Upcoming events 

Here are some events we have found for family fun. We choose to feature events that are outdoors or primarily outdoors so that families can maintain social distance.


 

Second Sunday events at the Waterfront Garden –  These are limited in tickets and for a fee. The December 13 event is about leaves, information here.  


 

November 27 – January 2

Winter Woods Spectacular in Iroquois Park benefiting the Louisville Parks Foundations. This is a ticketed event. Drive through the woods which are lit up with thousands of lights and beautiful wintry scenes. Tickets are $35 per car. 


 

Day trips are always an option. There are many places within 2 hours of Louisville that offer a safe getaway during the pandemic. Here are tons of options.

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A Day Trip to Georgetown, Kentucky

A Day Trip to Georgetown, Kentucky

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Day Trip to Loveland Castle

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Buttermilk Falls Kentucky

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Land Between the Lakes Vacation Itinerary

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Farm Tour near Louisville with animal encounters

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Drive-thru Dinosaur event in Cincinnati

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Day trip to Josephine Sculpture Park in Frankfort

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Apple Picking & Apple Orchards near Louisville

Apple Picking & Apple Orchards near Louisville

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Tips for visiting Red River Gorge and Natural Bridge

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Sunflower Picking at Huber’s

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Swimming lakes around Louisville

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Piomingo family camp

YMCA Camp Piomingo Family Camp

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Cabin rentals near Louisville

Cabin Rentals near Louisville

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kayak rentals

Kayak, Canoe, Boat Rentals near Louisville

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Salato Wildlife Education Center

Salato Wildlife Education Center

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trail rides

Horseback Riding and Trail Rides near Louisville

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summer day trips from Louisville

Drive-Thru Safari near Louisville at Wilstem

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Covered Wagon Overnight Getaway

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waterfalls around Louisville

Waterfalls near Louisville

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Review of Tioga Falls and Fort Duffield

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Top 10 Day Trips from Louisville, KY

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Review of Falls of the Ohio State Park - a day trip

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Deam Lake (IN) State Recreational Area

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90 Days of Louisville Summer

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Review of Bryant's Blueberries

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Searching for family fun in Louisville? Things to do this weekend? Check out this page that has a lot of our most popular information all in one hub for you to explore. Click here. Thank you for visiting our website to find events in Louisville. We have so much for your to explore. Visit all of the pages to find indoor fun, seasonal ideas, free fun, lists of holiday happenings, kids eat free, and more. 

We also recommend you check out calendars on OldhamFamilyFun.net

It is a reader’s responsibility to check with these locations first (calling is best!), especially on holidays and days when weather may be a factor or to verify if a discount deal is still available.