Week in Preview


Welcome to the Week in Preview where we highlight weekday family fun opportunities.

Here are my picks for weekday family fun!

Please visit our day trips ideas! Wouldn’t that be fun for a weekday getaway? Also, our SUMMER FUN page is packed full of ideas. Like…FULL OF IDEAS. 




Shakespeare Festival in Central Park starts Wednesday, June 16th at 8:00pm! Admission is free and food/drinks are available for purchase, so bring your chairs and put on some bug spray and enjoy an evening of fun!

Head over to Christi’s Cafe on Monday for kids eat free! Get a free kids menu item with purchase of an adult entree every Monday from 4:00 – 9:00pm. For more kid eat free ideas check our post here!

Visit Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest using your Cultural Pass this week. Monday-Sunday you can take a stroll in the forest, enjoy the peace of nature, play on the playground, birdwatch, and more! 7:00am – 9:00pm. 

free fall fun

The weather looks great for some exploring this week so pick a Waterfall or two (or more!) and start your adventure!

Join Xscape Theatres (all locations) for a summer full of free movie fun on Tuesdays and Thursdays! Admission to their Kids’ Summer Movie program is FREE for everyone. Seating is limited so please arrive early for the best seating availability. All shows start at 9:30 AM. Doors open at 9:00 AM. The Concession Counter will be open during all shows.

Select bowling centers and schools around the country are participating in Kids Bowl Free program. This program is designed by bowling centers to give back to the community and provide a safe, secure, and fun way for kids to spend time this summer. Children who are eligible can register for 2 free games each day of the KBF program, all summer long, courtesy of the participating bowling centers along with the schools and organizations. Check their website for participating locations and to register!


The 2021 Cultural Pass offers families in Greater Louisville with children ages 0-21 access to participate in arts and cultural activities provided by 51 venues, free of charge, from June 1 through August 8, 2021.Louisville Cultural Pass

Explore SoIN and earn fun prizes with the Southern Indiana FUN Trail! Kids of any age can follow the SoIN Fun Trail in Clark and Floyd counties. Visit the more than 50 spots on the Fun Trail to collect stickers and earn prizes. Click here to get your passport and learn more!

Come join us for Food Truck Wednesdays at Nest Realty Greater Louisville! Head over there between 11:00am – 1:00pm for all of the tasty treats! 10215 Linn Station Rd

Head out to The East End Farmer’s Market on Tuesday from 3:30 – 6:30pm this week or on Wednesday head to the Middletown Farmers Market from 3:00 – 6:00pm.

ready for you to play! Explore one close to home or venture out and try one new to you. 

You are definitely going to need dessert this week so check out these amazing milkshakes and decide where you want to get one and enjoy! 


Don’t forget to wash your hands!


Take a day trip to Brown County Indiana!


Get outside of the house for a nature scavenger hunt….Find the alphabet! There are many places to hike or go fishing. You can compliment these activities with our simple outdoor scavenger hunt. 

Scavenger Hunt


The Silo Lookout at the Parklands is open. Go check it out, go for a hike, pack a picnic and lots of water. You will get an awesome view from above. 

We hope that you are making the most of your summer. Keep tabs on our page for ideas. We are tracking what is open and always looking for new ideas to share with you for weekday family fun outings. 

So many ways to stay cool in summer. Here are all of our posts that include water fun ideas. 

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