Local events and things to do for families and kids around Louisville, Kentucky
Summer events and family fun in Louisville are here!
Summer Fun is here in Louisville! Families can get out and explore, enjoy the sunshine, stay active, and keep learning!
LET’S GO SUMMER 2022! If you are looking for summer events and family fun during June, July & August in Louisville, we have information here that will help you! Summer is a great time to get out and enjoy Louisville and the surrounding areas.
We want to keep kids active and busy with summer events, outdoor fun, exploring and learning. There are so many options for families from hiking to skipping rocks in creeks to day trips.
Below we provide ideas to give your family a place to look when you wake up in the morning and say “What are we going to do today?!”
Explore parks, hike, fish and more. Go to a new-to-you location so it is an adventure. Get takeout from a local restaurant and have a picnic. There’s so much out there!
We have been enjoying so many outings together in order to report back to you all. Our posts can help you find new-to-you places for outdoor summer fun. Don’t forget the sunscreen, hats, bug spray, and your water.
We've put together a list of Louisville area milkshake locations to quench your ice cream cravings! Milkshakes are great because ... Read More
Day Trips/Nearby Travel
You gotta get out of here? There are places close by to visit and explore and feel like you got a taste of vacation without even using a tank of gas!
This has been a really popular topic this year and last. Day trips fulfill our need for those summer getaways. And, we discovered so many cool places in 2020 to share with you that are still just as cool now!
Why not explore our wonderful state and get to know the fun that’s right here.
Blueberry picking near Louisville! Love blueberry picking? If you love blueberries, then a trip to Bryant Blueberries in New Salisbury, ... Read More
What? Learning in the summer? YES! Learning can totally take different forms in the summer so why not give it a try. The library and the cultural pass are great resources and here are some more.
Look for learning fun around you. On the day trips or the outdoor fun ideas we posted, there are plenty of learning opportunities. Kids need to be exposed to nature and make connections between their world and everyone’s world. Get kids outside and in different environments in order to all them opportunities to wonder about anything!
Summer Reading Programs around Louisville Help your kids prevent the dreaded "summer slide" by participating in over a dozen free ... Read More
Active kids are happy kids, get them tired! If you build movement into your family fun, you are building a healthy family! You are also modeling for your kids that moving their bodies can be satisfying, see what you body can do.