- Where: Fort Boonesborough State Park
4375 Boonesboro Road,
Richmond, KY 40475
What: Winter Trade Days at the Fort
18th century merchants and traders in period clothing set up shops in the cabins and blockhouses of the fort. All items for sale are typical of items available in the 18th century. This is a great opportunity to do your 18th century gift shopping!
When: Fort opens at 9:00am each day.
Fee: There is no admission charge for this event.
- Where: Yew Dell Gardens
6220 Old LaGrange Road, Crestwood, KY 40014
What: Holiday Trains Exhibit
Have you ever seen an entire town inside a castle? Well, climb aboard and bring the kids (and grandkids too!) to Yew Dell this holiday season for the popular Yew Dell Gardens Express – a fabulous snow village and model train display. This magical exhibit has been created by master model builder Bob Irmscher with support from some of the most talented model train enthusiasts in the region. In addition to the trains, kids of all ages will enjoy scavenger hunts, visits from Santa on December 1 & 8 and more! Bring your cameras!
When: 10 AM - 4 PM
Fee: $7 adults, children under 12 FREE
More Info: 502-241-4788 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Where: Louisville Science Center
What: Messy Afternoons
Messy Afternoons are filled with sloppy, icky, gunky and gooey activities intended to introduce young learners to science concepts and tools, and foster the innate curiosity of young and old alike. Program offerings change each week, so your little ones will never get bored. Activities are open to children ages 7 and younger and their families.
When: Noon - 4 PM
Fee: FREE for members; FREE with paid exhibit admission for non-members
More Information: For more information, visit www.kysciencecenter.org.
- Where: 501 W Main St,
Louisville, KY 40202
What: National Circus of the People's Republic of China
This award-winning ensemble, a favorite at international festivals, delivers spellbinding acrobatics, theatrics, music and dance. The troupe is famed for its unique acts, including awesome feats of juggling, trapeze work and contortion.
Fee: $15 and up