Monday, October 16, 2017

Cheap Fall Break Fun!

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Oldham County's Fall Break has some extra days this year.  Here are some cheap or FREE ways to enjoy the break around the area!

Students are off of school October 19-29, 2017

Halloween Events:
Check out our full list here. Be sure to come check out the silly, not scary haunted house at Creasey Mahan Nature Preserve in Goshen! Thursday, October 19th 2-7pm $3 per person, $9 max per family.

Louisville events here.

Fall Festivals:
Check out our full list here.
Louisville events here.

Farms/Animal Encounters:
Light the Night Corn Maze
Mulberry Orchard in Shelbyville
Friday, October 20th & Saturday, October 28th
Pack a flashlight and walk through the corn maze at night, sip some cider by the camp fire or roast marshmallows for s'mores
$5 per person, FREE for children 5 and under
6:30-8:30pm

Gallrein Farms
Located in Shelbyville
Several activities available only on the weekends, but if you want cheap fall fun, go during the week where you can visit the farm animals, play on the hay pyramid and enjoy a hayride to the pumpkin patch for less money.

Henry's Ark
Visit this little gem petting zoo in Prospect.  Don't forget to bring a donation for their revitalization project!  Also, remember they are closed on Mondays and you cannot feed the animals.
FREE (bring a donation!)

Salato Wildlife Education Center
Just a short drive to Frankfort.  Learn about Kentucky native animals!
Children ages 5-18 $3, Adults $5
Closed on Sunday & Monday.  Check out their Halloween event too!

Arts & Crafts:
Come Sew with Us
Oldham County Cooperative Extension Office in LaGrange
Monday, October 23rd
Bring memorabilia (such as Mom’s robe, Nana’s lace-trimmed pillow cases, Granddad’s button-up shirt) and make a new treasure that can be handed down to the next generation.  Receive FREE sewing instructions.  Children must have adult supervision.  A few sewing machines are available to use.
3:00-8:00pm

Art at the Library
October 23rd-27th Fall Creation Station at the Main Library branch in LaGrange.  Create together during regular library hours. FREE
Wednesday, October 25th Book O'Lantern Decorating  Bring your own pumpkin and decorate to look like your favorite book character. FREE 2-4pm

Kid's Pumpkin Painting
Reardon's Fruit Market & Garden Center in Crestwood
Saturday, October 28th
All kids 12 years and under can paint a pie pumpkin. We supply everything needed pumpkins, paint and supplies. We will have free games and face painting.
$3
10am-2pm

Speed Art Museum
Free admission on Sundays.

KMAC
Family Fun Day every Saturday.  Join KMAC educators for a FREE day of family art making for all ages! Tour KMAC's new exhibition, explore Art Ideas in Studio 715, and make art projects in the Education Studio.
FREE admission always
11am-3pm

Parks:
Wednesday Wonders
The Parklands of Floyds Fork
Wednesday, October 25th
Explore a new science wonder with a story and related science experiment. Recommended for children ages 7 and under.
$5 per person (children & adults)
2:30-3:30pm

Junior Explorers
The Parklands of Floyds Fork
Saturday, October 21st
It’s Fall Y’all! Climb to the top of Silo Lookout in Turkey Run Park to see the colors of fall. Later, we will walk the Hickory Trail and discuss the changing season.  Recommended for children 5-12.
$5 per person (children & adults)
10am-12pm

Wilderness Louisville Forest Adventures
Jefferson Memorial Forest
Saturday, October 21st
Forest staff and volunteers will introduce visitors to their native plant gardens and animal exhibits. Activities for children will be provided in the Nature Explore area. Climb the 52-ft Alpine Tower, try your hand at archery or fish on Mitchell Hill Lake. Free pumpkins, pumpkin decorating, and hay rides.
FREE
9:00am-2:00pm

ColorFest
Bernheim Forest
Saturday, October 21st and Sunday, October 22nd
Celebrate the fall season at ColorFest – a family favorite! Visitors can slingshot pumpkins, naviagate the hay maze, make mud pies, and enjoy a hayride in the splendor of Bernheim’s colorful landscape. Other highlights include live music, hands-on nature activities, unique local foods, Kentucky arts and craft vendors, and more.
$10 per carload
10am-5pm

Josephine Sculpture Park
Located in Frankfort, this park is open 365 days and is always free.  Participate in the several scavenger hunts, look at the many sculptures on the grounds, have a picnic and enjoy the beautiful park.
FREE

Check out an Oldham County Park, picnic at Lake Jericho (boat and kayak rentals available) or visit a Hiking or Walking Trail!

Movies:
Louisville Palace Halloween Movie Series
Watch a movie in the iconic theater.
Sunday, October 22nd The Haunted Mansion (PG)
Sunday, October 29th Young Frankenstein (PG)
2pm (Haunted tours of The Palace before the movie are also available for an additional cost.)
$5 per person

Village 8 Movie Theater
Watch a movie for as cheap as $2!

Outdoor Movie Night at Home
Learn more here.

Indoor:
All About Kids Sports Center
Open gym/swim for 18 years and younger.
October 20, 23-27
$9 members, $12 non-members
2-4pm

House of Boom
Grab some friends and get a group discount rate!

$7 Funbination at Main Event
$7 per activity, unlimited play.  Choose from laser tag, ropes course, bowling, billiards and more. Check their website for more details on when this deal is available and rules.
$7 per activity

Renaissance Fun Park
Fall Special: Unlimited play for various attractions, Monday thru Friday, open to 4pm
$10

Camps:
Maybe you need a break from all the kid fun or a place for the kids to play while you work or play yourself?  Check out these Fall Break camps here.
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Friday, October 13, 2017

Weekend Fun for Oldham County Families

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Click here for your Oldham County #ForecastForFun from WLKY's Matt Milosevich!

Here's some fun ideas for October 13-15

Friday and Saturday: Watch Annie, Kids and Snow White, Kids at the Oldham County Schools Arts Center in Crestwood.  Shows are at 7pm each night and tickets are only $7.

What does the Fox say? Saturday is the Foxhollow Farm Fall Festival in Crestwood. Parking is $15 (donation to Dare to Care Food Bank) and activities range $1-$4. 10am-6pm

On Sunday, spend the day in LaGrange!  Cheer on the IronMan competitors and then head to Covenant United Methodist Church's Fall Festival Bounce houses, carnival games, hot dogs and chili, trunk or treat, car show and more! 3-7pm 
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Thursday, October 12, 2017

Louisville Zoo's World's Largest Halloween Party!

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Children 11 and under are invited to come trick or treat through the Louisville Zoo!  The World's Largest Halloween Party is going on now!

This fun, annual fundraiser event is a unique experience for families to enjoy together.  It is kooky, not spooky!  Snap pictures along the way in the many photo stands.  Say hello to your favorite princess or superhero.  Run around in the hay maze or participate in one of the extra attractions available during the party.  Check out the full list of themed areas and attractions here!  There is a new "Not-so itsy-bitsy" Spider House this year!

When: The 1.3 mile Trick or Treat trail is open every Thursday-Sunday in October starting at 5:30pm.  You can enter as late as 8:30pm.

Price: Ticket prices vary for members and non-members and which weekend they choose to visit.  Admission is free for children 2 and under.  There is a $5 parking fee for everyone (including members).  It is best to purchase tickets online.

Tips:
  • Reserve your tickets early, as many weekends sell out fast! Print the tickets off at home. 
  • Bring cash for parking and the extra attractions going on during the night.
  • Don't let the crowd get you down. Take your time and enjoy the trek around the zoo.  It really is a special experience for families!
This is a rain or shine event!
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Sunday, October 8, 2017

Equility Boarding & Training Center

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 photo b6556851-a604-436d-8adc-a08439971069_zpskhfyqpeg.jpgMy husband and I recently had the pleasure of visiting Equility Boarding and Training Center in Goshen for a romantic trail ride experience.  This new equestrian center is home to several rehabilitated and rescued horses.  Owner, Brittany Dodson offers visitors and clients an array of services.  Her main focus is Therapeutic Riding and Equine Assisted Therapy to children and adults with physical, cognitive, emotional, behavioral, and even learning disabilities. Brittany's love for horses and people was evident when we met for our romantic trail ride.

The evening began with meeting our horses and grooming them together.  Brittany talked with us a little about each horse, their background story and personality.  I really liked that she explained the importance of first caring for the horse and getting to know them a little before beginning the trail ride.  She wants the horse to have a relaxing experience as much as the riders.  We were fitted for our saddles, took a short ride around the paddock and were on our way to the trail ride. 

The farm is very beautiful.  Even with neighborhoods nearby, the ride was quiet and relaxing around several acres of soy bean fields and the sun slowly setting in the Kentucky blue sky.  Brittany led our two horses, making sure to check in on us along the way and offer riding tips catered to each of our skill levels.  We commented several times that our horses were very well-mannered and calm.  We have no doubt it's because of the love and training that Brittany has given to them along with the horse's drive to help children and adults in the Therapy program.

The trail ride was around an hour long.  At different times during the year, trail rides will go through the surrounding woods and down to a creek. The terrain had a few hills, but nothing insurmountable with a little help from our guide.  Trail rides are generally reserved for small group numbers so that everyone can get the support and attention that they need along the way and also be able to relax.

 photo barn pic_zpsskecdvpl.jpgOnce back to the barn, we were offered a place to sit in the shade with some cold water and wait for the next part of our romantic evening.  We were serenaded with a song and got to enjoy the peaceful quiet of the farmland.  The barn doors were opened where a beautiful and romantic barn setting awaited us.

For about 45 minutes, my husband and I sat together in the pristine barn and our two trail horses joined us in their respective stalls. We sat at the table for two, surrounded by flickering (battery operated) candles and romantic music.  Pretty lights were strewn above us, while flowers and light appetizers with sparkling grape juice adorned an adjacent table. There was even a personalized chalkboard with our names written on it welcoming us to our romantic barn setting.  When we emerged from the barn, the Kentucky sunset was breathtaking! It's amazing to witness such beauty and have this unique experience right here in Oldham County!

It's safe to say that there is something for everyone at Equility.  Lessons, training, boarding, pony parties, trail rides and romantic trail rides are all offered at the farm. I love that Brittany recognizes that both her horses and riders have a story or a struggle that can be told, rewritten and overcome with love, patience and learning. Her professionalism and horse experience allowed us to enjoy an evening together doing something unique and special without a worry in the world. The cost for the romantic trail ride experience is $125 per couple and lasts two hours.  Regular trail rides are available at a lower cost also.

Be sure to like Equility's Facebook page to keep up with current events, offerings and other fun happenings going on at the barn.  Brittany is always posting about her different horse friends and her therapy programs. 

The equestrian center is located at 2481 Belknap Farm Road in Goshen. 

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Thursday, October 5, 2017

Fall Break Camps

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Looking for a fun place for your kids to hang out, learn, be active and more during Fall Break?  Here are a few options around Oldham County.

6400 Crestwood Station, Crestwood
502-365-1386
October 19 & 20 and 23-27 9am-5pm
Facebook here

STEAMPunks
12935 W Hwy 42, Prospect
912-388-6567
October 19 & 20 9am-4pm
Facebook here

Power & Grace Gymnastics & Dance
6015 Timber Ridge Drive, Prospect
502-434-7575
October 19 & 20 9am-5pm
1/2 day option 11am-3pm
Facebook here

KaZoing
3600 Chamberlain Lane Suite 218, Louisville, KY 40241
(502) 412-1500
Extended open play from 10am-2pm and camps each day of fall break
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Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Kid's Kloset Consignment Sale

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This is a sponsored post.

It's time for the Saint John Kid's Kloset Consignment sale!

We feature brand name fall and winter clothes (infant, toddler, juniors and young men’s). You can find maternity, shoes and accessories, nursery items, books, kids furniture/décor, toys, computer/video games, DVDs, bikes, strollers, bedding, sports equipment, arts and crafts, school supplies and more at our sale.

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You'll find lots of quality merchandise at great prices for all the kiddos on your list. In addition to all the great bargains you'll find, you'll also be shopping for a cause! The proceeds from our sale benefits children in our community, state, country and around the world. St. John Kids Kloset is dedicated to furthering the welfare and education of God’s children by whatever means necessary. We have given away over $330,000. When you shop this sale, you are making a difference!

There are two sales each year; one in the Fall and another in the Spring.  The 2017 Fall sale dates are Friday, October 6, 9am-7pm and Saturday, October 7, 9am-1pm.  Half price day on Saturday.

The sale is located at Saint John United Methodist Church 12700 West Highway 42 Prospect, KY 40059



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Monday, October 2, 2017

All About Kids Champion Gymnastics in Crestwood

This is a sponsored post.
 photo AAK_Gymnastics_20_zpslimep25c.jpgDo you want your child to be active? Learn Gymnastics? Have a great, fun and loving experience while learning new skills? At Champion Gymnastics at All About Kids, we provide the best gymnastics classes in Oldham County! Your child’s gymnastics lessons will be in a fun, safe environment with the best trained professionals around. We pledge to treat you and your little gymnast as our guests, which means that your comfort and satisfaction with our gymnastics lessons and services is our primary concern. Our classes will challenge your child and keep them striving for more.


At Champion, we offer classes for toddlers all the way up to our highly competitive gymnastics teams. Gymnastics provides many opportunities and a positive experience for your child. Studies show that gymnastics helps kids develop physical and social skills both in and out of the gym.

 photo AAK_Gymnastics_18_zpsbrdqrk2g.jpgWe emphasize self-worth, personal growth, health, mutual respect, responsibility, safety, and teamwork while having fun. Our one-of-a kind kids’ sports center exists to further the happiness and health of our clients. We strive to become friends and mentors to the students who come through our doors. We have passion, energy and enthusiasm in everything we do, and we are often recognized and congratulated for our professionalism and positive atmosphere.

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We take great pride in teaching more than sports and classes. We are teaching kids self-confidence through hard work and increasing their self-esteem through our sports lessons. Call our office today for a FREE trail lesson in one of our awesome gymnastics classes.



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Thursday, September 28, 2017

October Events in Oldham County!


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Recurring Events:
Maker Mondays at the Oldham County Schools Arts Center in Crestwood 4:30-6:00pm, $5
History Hounds at the Oldham County History Center, Thursdays 10am $5
FREE! Karate Classes at the LaGrange Community Center on Tuesday & Saturday.
FREE! LaGrange Farmers Market Saturdays 8am-1pm
FREE! Bluegrass Jam Night at LaGrange Coffee Roasters Mondays 6:30-8:30pm
FREE! Creasey Mahan Nature Center NEW Hours! Wednesday & Saturday 10am-2pm
FREE! St. Aloysius Preschool Story Time at the Nest in Pewee Valley - Every Thursday, 10-11am

Halloween Events HERE
Fall Festivals & Events HERE
Holiday Craft & Bazaar Shows HERE

10/1: FREE! Vet Academy: Working/Service Dogs at Crestwood Animal Hospital 4-5:30pm Call the office to register.

10/5: FREE! Music in the Library with Alex Wright at the Oldham County Public Library in LaGrange 6:30pm

10/5-10/7: Covenant United Methodist Church Consignment Sale in LaGrange. Thurs: 9-2pm and 6-8pm, Fri: 9-2pm and 6-8pm, Sat: 8-12pm 1/2 price day

10/6: Slumber Party at All About Kids Sports Center in Crestwood 6:30-9am $38

10/6-10/7: Saint John Kids Kloset Consignment Sale in Goshen, Friday: 9-7pm and Saturday: 9-1pm 1/2 price day.

10/7: Paws in the Park at the Lions Club in Goshen 11am-3pm

10/7: FREE! Ford Drive 4 UR Community at Oldham County High School in Buckner, 9am-4pm

10/12: "I Pink I Can" Ladies Night Out Fundraiser for National Breast Cancer Foundation at Yew Dell Botanical Gardens in Crestwood, 6-9pm. Tickets required.

10/12-14: "Annie/Snow White" Production at the Oldham County Schools Arts Center in Crestwood, 7pm, ticket fee

10/13: Bourbon & Bats with Second Chances Wildlife Center at the Waldeck Mansion in Crestwood, 7-10pm, Cocktail attire, $55 per person

10/14: Kids' Cabela Cup Competition in Prospect (Louisville) Bring the kids out to take their aim in the safe BB Gun range, 12-2pm

10/14-15: Fundraiser for North Oldham Lions Club at the Kroger in Prospect. Hotdogs and hamburgers will be served, donations accepted. 11am-2pm

10/15: FREE! IronMan Louisville/LaGrange Festival Cheer on the cyclists as they make their way around Oldham County.

10/17: FREE! Zoosday featuring Second Chances Wildlife Center at the Oldham County Public Library in LaGrange at 6pm Space is limited.

10/18: FREE! Robosauce: STEAM Storytime at STEAMPunks in Prospect 10am-12pm

10/19: FREE! Preschool Storytime Series at St. Francis School in Goshen 10-10:30am, RSVP Encouraged

10/19: FREE! Movies at the Library featuring "Baby Drive" (rated R), this program is for adults, 6pm

10/20: PNO at STEAMPunks in Prospect for ages Pre-K up to 8th grade, $35 first child, $10 additional siblings 6:30-10:30pm

10/21: FREE! Open Game Day at the Oldham County Public Library in LaGrange 1-5pm

10/23: FREE! Come Sew with Us: Just Stuff It at the Oldham County Cooperative Extension Office in LaGrange. 4-8pm FREE, but you must bring your own supplies, children must be accompanied by an adult.

10/25: FREE! Book O'Lantern Decorating at the Oldham County Public Library in LaGrange. Bring a pumpkin, paint provided at library. 2-4pm.

10/26: 7th Anniversary Celebration at Gustavo's in Crestwood.

10/28: FREE! Pickin' on the Porch at Knock on Wood Country Mercantile in Westport 6pm

10/28: CASA Superhero 5K Run/Walk in front of the Town Hall in Pewee Valley. 9am-12pm Registration Fee

10/29: FREE! 5th Sunday Free at the Oldham County History Center in LaGrange

10/29: Wiking on the BATA Trail with the Brownsboro Alliance Trail Association in Crestwood 2-6pm Registration fee

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Monday, September 25, 2017

Haunted Hike at Creasey Mahan Nature Preserve

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We think Creasey Mahan's Haunted Hike is the perfect way to kick off your family's Halloween festivities!  The 2017 date is set for Sunday, October 1st from 3-9pm.

We enjoy this early October Halloween event because it allows our family to enjoy outdoor fun on a beautiful Nature Preserve.  The kids get a perfect amount of treats along the trails, love playing on the hay, the hayride is thrilling and the Haunted House is entertaining and not scary.

 photo eli_zps5in3x1yv.jpgGet your costumes ready for lots of fun around the Nature Preserve.  There is an admission fee of $6 for all visitors (Free for children 2 and under).  The admission fee allows visitors to enjoy several activities:
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  • Mile long Fantasy Trail through the Preserve's forest.  This includes treats along the fun walk that has a princess castle, children's favorite characters, a train for kids to sit in and other fun sites.
  • Haunted House full of friendly (not scary) scenes for everyone to see.
  • Harvest Hay Village where several large haystacks are creatively painted as Halloween themed creatures and characters.
  • Hayride around the Preserve and down and around the hilly trails in the woods.
  • Crafts inside the Nature Center.
  • Face painting (some designs are an extra charge)

Enjoy the Inflatable Party Zone for an extra $5.  Food and ice cream will be sold at the event also.  Be sure to go check out the new phase 1 of the playground during your visit, too!

Creasey Mahan Nature Preserve is located at 12501 Harmony Landing Road in Goshen.
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Family Adventure Day at Churchill Downs

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Don't miss Family Adventure Day at Churchill Downs on Sunday, October 1st and October 29th! Activities begin around 11:30am and will conclude around 5pm (weather permitting).

Activities Include:
  • Pony Rides
  • Inflatables
  • Petting Zoo
  • Stick Horse Races
  • Face Painting
  • and More!
  • Families can also see the live horse races going on during the day.
  • Special activities planned for the October 1st Family Adventure Day, like Sky Zone Paw Patrol Meet and Greet (1-3pm) and KY Science Center experiments. (Several other cool activities!)
Ticket Information:
  • Tickets are just $8 when purchased online in advance and include unlimited access to all kid-friendly activities.
  • The Family Four Pack is available for $44.  This includes 4 Family Adventure Day tickets, 4 family meals in the Adventure Day area and 2 racing programs.
Note: Children ages 2 and under get free access to the Family Adventure Day activities (and on every other race day except for Oaks & Derby, children under 12 get free general admission).

Family Adventure Day Facebook Event:
Check out these tips for families visiting Churchill Downs!

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Monday, September 18, 2017

Where to Find Pumpkins Around Oldham County

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Pumpkins!  Once Labor Day come and goes, pumpkins seem to appear EVERYWHERE!  We have your list of where to find them around Oldham County.  Plan a whole day of fun with your family or just pick out your perfect pumpkin together at one of the roadside and farm markets around the county.  As always, with any crop, it is always best to contact the business first to check the availability. Happy picking!

Morgan's Run Not opening for the 2017 season.
537 Dawkins Lane Sulpher, KY 40070
Located off of Hwy 146 in Henry County.
502-743-0300
Open weekends for fall activities, pumpkin picking, hayrides, zip line, corn maze, small pumpkin patch for younger children and more!

Reardon's Fruit Market & Garden Center
6462 Hwy 146 Crestwood, KY 40014
502-241-0129
Pumpkins of all sizes locally grown in Kentucky and Indiana.  Find other fall décor and treats: straw bales, mums, corn stalks, gourds, apple butter and more!
Facebook here.

LaGrange Farmers' Market & Artisans
Located on the Oldham County Courthouse Square in downtown LaGrange, Main Street
Open until 10/29/16 8am-1pm on Saturdays
Find pumpkins, gourds and other fall décor and treats from local farms.
Facebook here.

FoxHollow Farm
8905 Hwy 329 Crestwood, KY 40014
502-241-9674
Find your perfect pumpkin at their Fall Festival on 10/8/16. (This is the only date pumpkins are available.)
Facebook here.

Bray Orchards & Roadside Market
2580 Hwy 42 Bedford, KY 40006
Located off of Hwy 42 in Trimble County.
502-255-3607
Fall family activities on Saturday & Sunday in October 1-6pm. Hayrides to the pumpkin patch, ice cream, apples, fun!
Facebook here.

Gallrein Farms
1029 Vigo Road Shelbyville, KY 40065
502-633-4849
Fall fun starts mid-September. U-pick pumpkins or purchase in their market. Many other family-friendly activities (some with additional admission fees), petting zoo, food, music, corn maze and more!
Facebook here.

Mulberry Orchard
1330 Mulberry Pike Shelbyville, KY 40065
502-655-2633
Fall festivities begin late September and include hayrides to the pumpkin patch, corn and soybean mazes, playgrounds and yummy treats in the market place. Check their website for activity hours, some are limited during the week.
Facebook here.

Ashlock Farms
1700 E Hwy 22 Crestwood, KY 40014
Roadside stand with several sizes of pumpkins and gourds.

Clover Cottage
7614 W Highway 146 Pewee Valley, KY 40056
502-618-4825
There is a stand in front of the store with pumpkins, gourds, mums and more!

Mt. Zion Ranch
1701 E Mt. Zion Rd, Crestwood, KY 40014
Mt. Zion Ranch has several sizes of pumpkins, cushaw and butternut squash along with ornamental corn and corn stalks at our roadside stand. 

Traderbakers Farm Market
1800 Hwy 53 LaGrange, KY 40031
502-265-7377
Pumpkins for sale at the Farm Market.
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Thursday, September 14, 2017

Halloween Events in Oldham County

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Fall Festivals & Events HERE.

10/1: Skeleton 5k Run at Wendell Moore Park in LaGrange at 2pm. Registration fee.

10/1: FREE! Halloween Spooktacular at Wendell Moore Park in LaGrange, 2:30-5pm. Ages infant to 12. Free activities include a costume contest, pumpkin carving (bring your own pumpkin), hayride, kid candy bags, crafts, games and more.

10/1: The Haunted Hike at Creasey Mahan Nature Preserve in Goshen 3-9pm. Kid-friendly fantasy trail with treat stations, hay ride, inflatables, haunted house and more! (Rain date 10/16) $6 general admission, children 2 and under are free. Inflatable zone is $5.

10/7: FREE! Halloween Safety Party at the Oldham County Fairgrounds in LaGrange. $5 charge to park at the Fairgrounds. 4-7pm rain or shine. Trick or treating, costume contest, parade, games, crafts, bouncies and hayrides.

10/11: FREE! Saint John United Methodist Church Trunk or Treat in Prospect, pizza and bouncies. Open to children through grade 5. 6:30-7:45pm

10/14: Halloween Ceramics at the Oldham County Schools Arts Center in Crestwood, 10am-12pm Fee for participants

10/15: FREE! Covenant United Methodist Church Fall Festival Bounce houses, carnival games, hot dogs and chili, trunk or treat, car show and more! 3-7pm

10/18: FREE! Crestwood United Methodist Church Harvestival Trunk or Treat 5:30-8pm

10/23-27: FREE! Fall Creation Station at the Oldham County Public Library in LaGrange
Create with your family during regular library hours.
Book-O'Lantern creation on October 25th 2-4pm

10/26: FREE! LaGrange Community Center Halloween Party, games, prizes, treats! 6:30-8pm

10/27: FREE! Fall Festival at Norton Commons YMCA in Prospect. Time TBA

10/28: Kids Pumpkin Painting Event at Reardon's Fruit Market 11am-2pm For kids 12 and under $3

10/28: FREE! Crestwood Animal Hospital Trunk or Treat and Haunted Hospital, 5pm.

10/28: FREE! Mt. Tabor United Methodist Church in Crestwood Trunk or Treat, 6pm

10/28: FREE! Halloween in Downtown LaGrange. Trick or treat 11-3pm, costume contest at Rainy Day Resale at 1pm.

10/28: Boo Dell at Yew Dell Botanical Gardens in Crestwood 11am-3pm.  Treats until 2pm, magic show at 3pm.  $7 admission price for adults, FREE admission for all kids. Facebook event here.

10/28:FREE! Norton Commons Fall Festival in Prospect, 2-5pm (Trick or Treating 2-4pm)

10/28: FREE! Kidabalou at Northeast Christian Church on Brownsboro Rd in Louisville. 7pm

10/28: FREE! DeHaven Baptist Church Children's Fall Festival. Candy, games, etc 4-6pm

10/29: FREE! Fall Festival at Ballardsville Baptist Church in Crestwood, trick or treating, games and more. 5-7pm

10/29: FREE! Trunk 'R Treat at Christ Church at Goshen, 5pm

10/30: FREE! Oldham County YMCA in Buckner Trick or Treating and not so spooky haunted house. Open to the community! Time TBA

We will update the list as we hear about more Halloween events in the area.  Know of a Halloween event?  Please let us know so we can add it here! nicolle@louisvillefamilyfun.net
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