- Where: 1513 Midland Trail,
Shelby County Fair Grounds,
SHELBYVILLE, KY 40065
What: Shelby County Fair
When: June 16-25
- Where: Keyes Park
What: Splash into Summer
Free Food, Inflatables, Music, Games, Prizes and So much more.
RSVP HER and be eligible for door prizes. Plenty of door prizes, must be present to win.
For more information at 502-799-6528.
When: 11 AM - 3 PM
- Where: Fort Knox’s Eastman Park and Amphitheater
What: Darryl Worley Concert
When: 6 PM - 9 PM
- Where: Louisville Science Center
What: 2011 Youth Science Summit
Hypothesis: The world is changing and today’s youth boast the big voices and big ideas that create tomorrow’s leaders. Command the future at the 2011 Youth Science Summit, hosted by the Science Center’s 2011 Youth Infusion Board.
Dialogue on hot science topics, interact with leading professionals, and advocate for advancement in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).
Every generation needs a new revolution: what will you do to STEMulate change?
When: 9:30 AM - 5 PM
Fee: $10 per person (includes T-shirt; food; Youth Science Summit programming and the “Do Science” Lab; all-day admission to the Science Center and The Chronicles of Narnia: The Exhibition; and access to the 5 p.m. IMAX film, Roar: Lions of the Kalahari.)
Purchase tickets online or call 502-561-6100, ext. 6111.
- Where: Louisville Zoo
What: Spongebob Squarepants appearance
Get ready for some great summer fun this Father’s Day at the new Glacier Run exhibit at the Louisville Zoo. Special guest SpongeBob SquarePants will be visiting all the way from Bikini Bottom to help the Zoo Crew host this one of a kind event. Enjoy a fun and educational scavenger hunt that will introduce you to some of the Zoo’s proud papas.
Be sure to bring your camera — SpongeBob SquarePants will be available to have his photo taken with guests.
When: 12 PM - 4 PM
Fee: regular zoo admission
- Where: Bullitt County Fairgrounds,
SHEPHERDSVILLE, KY 40165
What: Bullitt County Fair
Pageants, horse shows, demolition derby and much more when you come and visit us at the fair. Great fun for everyone.
When: June 13 - 18, 5 PM - Midnight
- Where: I-65 Exit 117,
Paroquet Springs Conference Center,
SHEPHERDSVILLE, KY 40165
Pugpalooza is an annual gathering of Pug people and their dogs for fun and a good cause, but this fundraising event isn't just limited to pugs. All breeds of dogs and their human friends are invited to attend. Activities include a lot of doggie socialization, costume contests, pug races, raffles, food, vendors, and more! This event offers something for people of all ages and families are invited to attend with or without their beloved family pets.
When: 10 AM - 4 PM
- Where: 401 West River Road,
Belle of Louisville,
Louisville, KY 40202
Phone: (866) 832-0011
What: Wharf Fun Fest
Come on down to the 4th Street Wharf for good music and a good time! Bring along your family and friends, and enjoy live music and family fun. Food, beverages (soft drinks, beer, wine, mixed drinks), and souvenirs will be for sale - all with the historic Belle of Louisville and the beautiful Ohio River as your backdrop.
There's no admission charge, so come on down! Call 502-574-2992 or (toll free) 866-832-0011 for information.
When: 7 PM - Midnight
Fee: Free; concession stands available
- Where: Hardin County Library, Main Branch
What: Tai Chi Easy
When: 10 AM
- Where: Falls of the Ohio State Park
What: Ohio River Sweep
We help coordinate the Clark County effort as part of a multi-state program, which provides free tee shirts for all participants. Join us - and bring along some friends! We welcome scouts, schools and civic organizations to volunteer and help us clean up the riverbank at four different sites.
When: 9 AM - 12 PM
- Where: Iroquois Amphitheater
What: Rock and Stroll
troll through Iroquois Park with all of your friends and fellow fans of Public Radio…When the walk/ride is over you will be treated to an outstanding performance by Ben Sollee and his full band performing songs from his brand new album, Inclusions.
Schedule of Events
5 p.m. Walkers and Bikers begin
6:30 p.m. Walkers and Bikers admission to Amphitheater
7 p.m. Doors open to the General Public
8 p.m. Music Begins
Read more: http://www.wfpk.org/rock-n-stroll/#ixzz1K5oqc1is
When: 5 PM
Fee: $25 for Walk AND Concert includes: Membership to LPM, T-Shirt, and Early admission to the amphitheater before the general public
$20 Concert Only
Tickets go on sale Earth Day, April 22nd at 10am at: http://www.ticketfly.com/event/38529/
- Where: Bernheim Forest, Visitor's Center
What: ECO Kids Discovery Days: Summer Symmetry
With its tilted axis and long daylight hours, the summer solstice marks an important day for planet Earth. Kids and their families will investigate the scientific wonders of summer through the On-Your-Own Challenge, available in the Visitor Center from 9:00 a.m.to 5:00 p.m., and Discovery Stations, available at the Visitor Center from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
When: 9 AM - 5 PM
Fee: FREE (Non-members regular $5 weekend environmental impact fee applies)
- Where: Old Fort Harrod State Park
What: Fort Harrod Settlement & Raid
Come and see how the Frontier was won right here at the birth place of Kentucky. Kentucky’s first permanent settlement was started on June 16th 1774 right here in Harrodsburg. Of course they called it Harrodstown for the first few years and constructed the sturdy fort on the hill in 1775. This event is a 18th century re-enactment and is our signature event of the year. Presentations, settlers, Natives, sutlers and battles will take place for two short days in the warm June sun just like it did nearly 240 years ago. The event is free with regular paid admission to the fort. For information call 859-734-3314.
When: 9 AM - 5 PM
Fee: Admission to the park - Regular Rates
$3:00 for 6 to 12
$4.00 for 55 +
5.00 for 13 to 55
Under six are admitted free
- Where: Home Depot
What: Kid's Workshop
Build a tool box for Father's Day - ages 5-12
When: 10 AM
- Where: Michaels Craft Store
What: Father's Day Key Chain Event FREE Make-It Take-It
Create a handmade keepsake for Father's Day. Design your keychain creation with lots of love. While supplies last. Ages 3 and up.
When: 10 AM - 12 PM
- Where: Slugger field
What: Bats baseball
- WJIE Faith Day Concert
- $2 Craft Beer Happy Hour
- Appearance by The ZOOperstars
- Wounded Warriors vs. Local Heroes Softball Game - local wounded warriors play at 3 inning game against local fireman and policeman. Takes place after the game.
Fee: $6 and up
- Where: Creasey Mahan Nature Preserve, 12501 Harmony Landing Road, Goshen, Kentucky
What: Ravishing Raptors Open House
Don't miss this favorite Open House Saturday featuring live owls and hawks in the Nature Center from Raptor Rehabilitation of Kentucky, Inc. Bring your camera for great photo opportunities!
When: 10 AM - 1 PM
- Where: Historic State Theater
209 West Dixie Avenue, Etown
What: Movie - Annie
When: 2 PM & 8 PM
- Where: Louisville Free Public Library
10375 Dixie Highway
Louisville, KY USA 40272
What: 4H Recycled Art
Create a person, animal, or creature of imagination with recycle materials courtesy of 4H. Ages 9 and up.
- Where: Old Stable Restaurant, Bardstown
What: Bardstown Ghost Trek
wo hour guided tour held every Saturday (rain or shine) 8 - 10 p.m. $20, children under six free. Ghost Trek meets at the Old Stable Restaurant and includes the Jailer’s Inn, Chapeze House, Pioneer Cemetery and the Talbott Tavern (areas of the Tavern are dependent on current events at tour time). Bring your camera, audio recorders and camcorders to collect evidence as we walk along the haunted streets of Bardstown. 859-576-5517 for reservations. www.ghosthunter.com
When: Every Saturday, 8 PM - 10 PM