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KY Flea Market Labor Day Spectacular 2022 – September 2-5, Sept 2 10am-6pm, Sept 3 10am-6pm, Sept 4 11am-5pm, Sept 5 10am-5pm,
Norton Cancer Institute Celebration of Courage – September 9, 4 pm-7:30 pm, 4915 Norton Healthcare Boulevard, Louisville, KY 40241. Food ● Live music from Most Wanted ● Family-friendly games and activities. Norton Cancer Institute and Norton Children’s Cancer Institute are proud to host our seventh annual Celebration of Courage honoring survivors, families, caregivers, those who have lost their lives to cancer and Bike to Beat Cancer participants. Together, we’re making a difference in cancer care for our community. The event is free and open to the public, but registration is recommended. Call 502-629-1234, option 4.
Girls in Aviation Day – September 10th, 12-4 pm, 2815 Taylorsville Rd – Old Terminal Building at Bowman Field. Free event for girls 8-17. Connect with other girls and professional aviators. Explore the airplanes on static display and over 30 aviation booths. Get your picture taken at our popular pilot dress-up selfie station. Two scholarships awarded, must apply through www.waibluegrasschapter.org by August 22nd.
Trimble County Apple Festival – September 10 and 11. The festival starts at 6 pm on September 10 and noon on the 11th. Courthouse Square, Bedford, KY. Come Kickoff the fall season with our 31st annual Trimble County Apple Festival! Visit our unique arts and crafts, quilt display, live music, pageants for all ages, an apple pie baking contest, kid activities, many food booths, and much, much more! We strive to make this a FUN event for the whole family! You don’t want to miss out!!!! Many of the patrons who return year after year say this is one of the highest quality festivals they attend. We are located just 35 miles NE of Louisville off I-71 Exit 34. Visit our website www.trimbleapplefest.org and like us on Facebook.
MakerPlace Workshop: SCREEN PRINT CANDY BAG – October 1, 1 pm – 3 pm at the Kentucky Science Center. Tinker, hack, design, and build – the Maker movement empowers the next generation of inventors and the MakerPlace gives them the tools to explore their creative ideas. Create the perfect candy bag this spooky season as you learn the art of screen printing. From digital design to the final product, our educators will lead you through the entire process. Open to ages 8+. Please note – a 1:2 adult-to-child ratio is required. $30 per person/$20 members *MakerPlace Workshops include admission to Kentucky Science Center.
MakerPlace Workshop: HAUNTED HOUSE DIORAMA – October 8, 1 pm – 3 pm, the Kentucky Science Center. Tinker, hack, design, and build – the Maker movement empowers the next generation of inventors and the MakerPlace gives them the tools to explore their creative ideas. Show your creative side as you design, build, and decorate your own haunted house diorama complete with LED votive. Then use it to light the night this Halloween season! Open to ages 8+. Please note – a 1:2 adult-to-child ratio is required.
MAKERPLACE WORKSHOPS SPOOKY PAINT POURING – October 15, 1pm – 3pm, the Kentucky Science Center. Tinker, hack, design, and build – the Maker movement empowers the next generation of inventors and the MakerPlace gives them the tools to explore their creative ideas. Explore the world of pour art in this classic MakerPlace Workshop with a Halloween twist! Discover the different techniques and additives used to change the viscosity and behaviors of acrylic-based paint (including glow-in-the-dark and UV-reactive selections!) as you create your own spooky canvas. Open to ages 8+. Please note – a 1:2 adult-to-child ratio is required. $30 per person/$20 members *MakerPlace Workshops include admission to Kentucky Science Center.
WWE Monday Night RAW – November 14, 7:30 pm, KFC YUM! Center. WWE Monday Night RAW returns to the KFC Yum! Center November 14! You can catch your favorite WWE superstars — Riddle vs. Seth “Freakin” Rollins, Women’s Champion Bianca Belair, The Usos, Bobby Lashley and many more in action. Ticekt costs:
Christmas Gift and Decor Show 2022 – Dec 9 11am-7pm, Dec 10 10am-7pm Dec 11 11am-5pm, KY Expo Center. The largest and finest free admission Gift and Decor Show in the nation featuring dealers from across the country selling gifts, decor, jewelry, clothes, crafts, candles, toys and more. Free admission. Free photos with Santa.
PARISTOWN FLEA, Curated by Fleur de Flea and brought to you by Paristown
Starting May 15, 2021, and then every third Saturday through October, 9 AM – 6 PM. From 5 – 6 PM POWER HOUR (Dealers doing deals). 711 Brent St. Louisville, KY 40204. This is a six-month series of outdoor FREE flea markets that will take place on the third Saturday of each month throughout the cultural arts and entertainment district of Paristown. The outdoor markets are FREE and pet-friendly, with plenty of FREE parking. Stop by the Korbel Mimosa Bar or the Finlandia Bloody Mary Bar to grab a craft cocktail and browse more than 60 vendors selling vintage, vinyl, books, antiques, collectibles, vintage clothes, and more.
Saturday Farm Animal Feeding – Blackacre State Nature Preserve And Historic Homestead. The volunteer animal feeders discuss feeding and caring for farm animals, will take place May 4th through Labor Day on Saturdays at 9:00am. Visitors are advised to wear appropriate shoes or bring spare shoes for the ride home, as we may get dirty, especially if it has been raining recently. Feed will be provided, but Visitors are always welcome to bring their own treats to feed the animals. Apples, carrots, and bread are farm animal favorites. Meet in the barn for this fun opportunity!
Kentucky Science Center has small-group MakerPlace workshops planned for kids ages 8 and up. Macrame and pour painting fun! It’s just $10 for non-members and $8 for members. Limited space!
First Saturday Nature Hike at Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest, Join Naturalists for this family-friendly 45-60 minute nature hike on the first Saturday of each month from 2 – 3 p.m. Each Saturday will feature a new hike to a different place for exploration, adventure, and a little bit of learning. No pets are allowed. The cost is $5 per person for members and non-members, regardless of age. Please register by 4 p.m. the day prior to the program by calling (502) 955-8512 or visiting Bernheim.org.
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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