Thursday, August 6, 2020

Black Horse Manor Farm Tours

Agritourism is a great way for families to combine family-fun, education and the outdoors together. Black Horse Manor in Pleasureville has a wonderful farm tour that we recently got to experience.


Black Horse Manor is a thirty minute drive from Oldham County. Expect to see several farms during your drive with beautiful fields filled with crops and animals that will spark conversations about farm life and agriculture.  Once you arrive at Black Horse Manor you will have the sweetest welcoming committee waiting for you. Owner, Jannie Giles will have to let you in the farm gate along with the 10+ alpacas, llamas, donkeys and farm dogs all roaming freely in her front fields.

Baby Llama

Our first stop on the tour was inside the barn where we met Jannie's champion Friesian and Saddlebred horses.  Jannie opened several of the stalls for us, allowing us to pet the horses while she told us the history, heritage and accolades of each one. Several of the horses have music connections. One horse was in a Tanya Tucker music video and another has ties to rock band, Aerosmith. The barn also has an indoor arena which can be used in case the weather is not suitable.  

Feeding the llamas and alpacas.

We also got to meet a couple of special new members of Black Horse Manor in the barns. We met a young colt and learned about the care required to make sure he stays healthy.  The other special baby we met was a llama and her mother in one of the barn stalls. Jannie allowed us to meet the new baby and pet him to help socialize him. The kids loved feeling his soft new coat.

Learning about Friesian & Saddlebred Horses.

At this point in the tour, we noticed that the farm dogs were definitely a part of the tour as well. They were always nearby asking for a pet or to throw a toy. If the kids were sitting on the ground, more than likely they had a dog in their lap in no time. Jannie explained how most of her farm animals (big and small) were rescues.  The farm tours help with taking care of all of the special animals. 

Boomer was just one of the friendly farm dogs.

We made our way back to the front of the farm to finally see the llamas and alpacas that had greeted us when we arrived, but first stopped to say hello to two donkeys.  Jannie quickly grabbed some feed for us and the kids were able to see them up close and give them a little treat. 

The animals were so friendly.

The llamas and alpacas at Black Horse Manor are super friendly! We hand fed them feed, learned to pet them on their necks and had several fun and sweet photo opps. They are quite big animals, but super docile and these were particularly well socialized. Just like with all of the other farm animals, Jannie had special stories for each llama and alpaca. We learned about their coats, the differences between the two animals and quirky personality traits. Another hands-on experience was helping the alpacas and llamas cool off with a quick spray from the hose. 

Such sweet creatures.

Visitors can book customized tours at Black Horse Manor to fit the group needs.  Right now, tours are limited to 10 guests and the price is $20 for adults and $10 for children. Jannie also offers off-site birthday parties that include the llamas and alpacas. The Friesian horses can also be booked for unique Medieval photo shoots.  Emailing or calling Jannie Giles is the best way to arrange your visit. Her information is available on her website.

Time for a cuddle.

Black Horse Manor Farm is located at 2941 Washburn Road Pleasureville, Kentucky 40057. Mulberry Orchard is a quick five minute drive from the farm and can easily be included in you plans for family fun. 
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Monday, August 3, 2020

Ernestos Mexican Cuisine in LaGrange

Our family loves Mexican food and lucky for us Oldham County has several Mexican restaurants to choose from. We recently visited LaGrange's Ernestos Mexican Cuisine for the first time.



Located on Main Street in Downtown LaGrange, Ernestos has Mexican cuisine combined with Oldham County history and charm. The tall ceilings, old fixtures and large glass windows create a warm dining experience. The historical building has plenty of space for guests to enjoy lunch or dinner.  If you would rather dine outside, there is a back deck with seating, umbrellas and colorful flowers throughout. Or you can pick a small table out front and hope to catch a train coming down the middle of Main Street.

We were visiting the LaGrange Farmers' Market the day we decided to dine at Ernestos for lunch. The restaurant has been in LaGrange for a little over a year now. Their menu prices are comparable to other Mexican restaurants in the area.  The "Pregnant Burrito" caught our eye on the menu and made us laugh. I'm sure you can imagine this burrito being stuffed with yummy Mexican goodness.  The sides were delicous and Ernestos had their own unique seasonings to the traditional sides of refried beans, rice and charro beans. Plantains are also available which make for a nice, sweet treat with your meal.

Ernestos Mexican Cuisine has specials throughout the week which includes a Kid's Night on Tuesday. The kid's meals are already affordable at only $5 per plate, but on Tuesday, they are 50% off with purchase of an adult dinner. When we visited, my daughter chose the rice with grilled chicken and cheese sauce and the plate of food was huge! Our entire family thought the complimentary salsa and chips tasted fresh with just the right amount of spice.  All of our meals were delicious and beautifully plated.

The next time you're in downtown LaGrange, stop in at Ernestos located at 117 East Main Street. They are open everyday of the week.  There is plenty of shopping nearby along with several benches and tables to sit outside and relax.  Enjoy the small town charm of the city and unique architecture while grabbing a delicious dinner or lunch.






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Visiting Hermitage Farm

Hermitage Farm's tours are back up and running! We've updated our post below to reflect new tour and farm information. 

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 photo field of horses_zps13mkmtgw.jpgHermitage Farm is a world famous horse farm right here in Oldham County and has been a working farm since the 1800s. It is the equivalent of a maternity ward and nursery with thoroughbreds being born and raised before going on to future possible careers as race horses themselves. Hermitage Farm has raised Kentucky Derby, Kentucky Oaks, and Breeder Cup winners, as well as international champions and stakes winners.

My daughter and I had the privilege of taking one of their farm tours. We met a REALLY tall retired race horse (which the kids enjoyed feeding mints), foals from one month to three months old, and the foals' moms. We enjoyed watching them run in the fields and standing up close. It was fun to see the foals different personalities, from enjoying the tour attention to wondering what we were all doing staring at them. The tours cost about $20 and are about 45-60 minutes long. There are occasional free, shorter tours, but they "sell out" quickly, so if you see them advertised on social media, act fast.

Hermitage Farms offers a lot of events, year round with use of the 1830's main house, historic smokehouse, and outdoor area on their 700+ acres. They host weddings, corporate events, private parties, fundraisers, and even overnight stays.

 photo stud barn_zpsmov8exsj.jpgThey recently opened their new farm to table restaurant, Barn 8, in an old dairy barn on the grounds. The tables are in the existing stalls on both sides of an open concept kitchen down the center of the restaurant so you can watch them prepare your food. Aside from the dining experience, visitors can also have a Bourbon experience with tastings.  21 and over visitors can book a tour and enjoy a mini Bourbon trail tasting in Oldham County!

Tour reservations should be made online at least 24 hours in advance. Right now, the Thoroughbred Tours are Wednesday-Friday.  Check out their website for information regarding other tour days and times or  find them on social media for event details. We are definitely looking forward to our next visit to Hermitage!

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Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Restaurants and Other Places to Eat in Oldham County

What's your favorite place to eat in Oldham County? With indoor capacity limited for our restaurants, it's important that we try to support our local restaurants. Whether you choose to dine in, get takeout or buy a gift card, let's support these local family businesses!
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Where to eat, drink & have a treat in Oldham County. 

Updated on 7/28/2020 
Please let us know if we missed someone!

OUTDOOR DINING OPTIONS HERE!

Pewee Valley
Jucy's Smokehouse BBQ

Crestwood
A Taste of Thai
Backside Grill (Located at 3rd Turn Oldham Gardens)
China King
Cravings Byanca
Crestwood Meats
El Nopal Mexican Restaurant
Gustavo's Mexican Grill
Hometown Pizza
Mikato Japanese Steak & Sushi
Rikishi Japanese Restaurant
Red Pepper Deli & Catering
The Shiver Shack (seasonal) (Review here.)
Wilder's Cafe

Buckner
Bully BBQ
Mi Tierra Mexican Restaurant

LaGrange
Big R's & Shannon's BBQ
Catlett's Deli
Cattleman's Roadhouse
Chen Garden
Dough Baby Donuts
El Alcapulco Mexican Restaurant
El Nopal Mexican Restaurant
Ernesto's Mexican Cuisine
Gustavo's Mexican Grill
Hometown Pizza
LaGrange Coffee Roasters
Little Kentucky River Winery
Main Street Bourbon & Ale House
Raw Sushi Bar & Grill
Oli Pollo (Review here.)
One Nineteen West Main
Neveria y Paleteria Cinco de Mayo
Q&A Sweet Treats
Red Pepper Deli & Catering
SavorMex
Wok

Centerfield
Headquarters BBQ, LLC (Review here.)

Westport
Knock on Wood Country Mercantile

Goshen
Goshen General Store
Hermitage Farm
Kaelin's General Store 

Prospect
Blackstone Grill
Dragon Café
Gracious Plenty
Gustavo's Mexican Grill
j. Harrod's Restaurant
Please & Thank You
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Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Sauerbeck Family Drive-In

A great option for family fun this summer is visiting the Sauerbeck Family Drive-In in LaGrange.  This is the drive-in's second year showing movies in Oldham County.  We love the fun and welcoming atmosphere of the drive-in and have always had a great experience each time we have visited.

With social distancing in place, the drive-in has changed a few things about visiting, but for the most part, the experience is the same as before. The Sauerbeck Family Drive-In started online ticket and concession sales that can be done before the movie starts. Parking spaces have been arranged to allow for at least six feet between vehicles. 

We like to find our favorite spot near the front of the parking lot and get set up.  We bring our comfy chairs, blankets and pillows.  Usually, the kids will get cozy in the back of the car and we leave the trunk open for them.  In order to listen to the movies, we always pack our old stereo to conserve our vehicle's battery.  Bug spray is also on our packing list and fun glow stick necklaces or bracelets to add to the experience of outdoor movie watching.

Movie showtimes are always posted on their Facebook page and online.  Admission is for two movies, usually starting around 9:30pm. Admission is only $15 per carload right now as the drive-in is having to show older movies instead of new releases. Our favorite time to visit is on Retro Wednesday where admission is only $10 per carload.

Their concession stand has quite an impressive menu. Visitors can order hot food like hamburgers or pulled pork sandwiches or a sweet treat including Blue Bell Ice Cream. In keeping with safe practices, the drive-in has moved concession sales to online and a walk up (outdoor) table. When we recently visited, we ordered popcorn and drinks online. Once we were ready to pick up our order, we told them our name at the table and they went inside to retrieve everything for us. Another option is for an additional $5, visitors can pay to bring in their own food and drinks. 

The Sauerbeck Family Drive-In has really made our summer fun this year.  We always have a great time watching movies with family and friends.  The facility is clean and has a family-friendly atmosphere. Continue to watch their Facebook page this summer as there are special events and even sponsored free movie nights at times.  Visiting the drive-in is a fun summer memory to make with your family and friends.

Address: 3210 D.W. Griffith Lane LaGrange, KY 40031
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Monday, July 13, 2020

Quads Rod & Custom Car Show in LaGrange

LaGrange always has something fun going on and the summer brings more time to take advantage of the fun with your family.
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2020 dates are TBD and can be cancelled at any time.

• Saturday, July 25th - 60's Oldies
• Saturday, August 22nd - Dance Nite
• Saturday, September 26th - Southern Rock

If you're looking for a low-key, fun activity to do with your family in the warmer months, then you should check out the Quads Rod & Custom Car Show in Downtown LaGrange.  The car show is set up every 4th Saturday of the month, beginning in May and going through September and is FREE.

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My son loves cars and learning about them, so this car show is perfect for him to experience many makes and models.  The cars are set up along Main and 2nd Streets in Downtown LaGrange and the streets are closed to traffic.  The car owners love to share about their passion for their collector car and my kids love to hear about them.  Their many questions are answered and they learn new interesting facts about restoration and the development of the car.  They love to hear the year of the cars and compare the difference between the collector car and the present day car.  My husband and I also love to hear the many stories associated with the cars.  Some car owners have cards for children to take with them or will allow children to sit in the car for a picture. 

Many different cars, hot rods, trucks, custom cars, jeeps and more are set up for the shows.  Along with the cars, the car show has a 50/50 drawing, music, door prizes and dining along Main Street.  The shows are 5-9pm and are a great way for families to develop or nurture an interest in cars or the hobby while also learning a little history about the different makes and models.

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Friday, July 10, 2020

LaGrange Railroad Museum

Do you have a train enthusiast in your family? If so, make sure you check out the LaGrange Railroad Museum. The Museum recently opened back up for individual or family tours.

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 photo kids looking at train_zpsvoshg6hu.jpegIf you've ever visited LaGrange you know that one of its unique characteristics is the train tracks running down Main Street.  Many visitors are surprised to see trains slowly passing through, right in the center of town.  The train watching doesn't end in town.  Just down from the stores and restaurants of Downtown LaGrange is the LaGrange Railroad Museum.  Located at 412 East Main Street, this small museum is a great place to visit.

The museum is open free to the public and ran solely on donations and grants.  Step inside the old 1910 L&N train depot where there are several model train displays.  There is a large room in the basement with several levels of trains running and passing each other along the tracks.  The displays have intricate settings and details.  Also in the basement are old photos of the depot, tracks and town and old conductor clothing.

Ask the volunteer at the museum to show you the train cars outside. There is a fun new small train car, named "Ernest the Engine," where children enjoy climbing inside to push and pull the different levers.  The museum has set up picnic tables on an open car behind it also.

 photo trains_zpsnnl8e6la.jpgThere are three train cars, painted with vibrant colors.  Our volunteer told us a little history about the train cars and how they reached the Railroad Museum.  The 1929 dinner car is available for rent for events at a very reasonable price of $75 for 3 hours! The car has water, several tables and chairs and electricity and is a unique setting for any kind of event.

Follow the museum on Facebook to keep up with tour hours and special events. As of July 8, 2020, the museum hours are Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday 1-5pm for individual or family tours. The museum participates in Light Up LaGrange and Oldham County Day.  The community is invited to visit Santa in the decorated dining car and see the Cowboy Posse replicate an old western gun fight outside the cars.  Another unique train experience is the train viewing deck located on Main Street. It sits between the museum and shops.  Try to catch a train coming through LaGrange so you can view it from up high.

Happy train watching!
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Sunday, July 5, 2020

July Re-Openings and Events around Oldham County

Many businesses are beginning to re-open and we want to keep you up to date! Please keep in mind that this list can change at any time.  Also, please remember that most places have social distancing practices in place, COVID-19 guidelines that they are asking guests to follow or ask for pre-registration.

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JULY RE-OPENINGS & EVENTS AROUND OLDHAM COUNTY

For Louisville business re-opening information, click HERE .

RECURRING:

Yew Dell Botanical Gardens in Crestwood is open Tuesday-Saturday 10am-4pm and Sunday 12-4pm

LaGrange Farmers' Market & Artisans is open on Saturdays 9am-1pm

Food Truck Fridays at Norton Commons in Prospect. Every Friday 6:30-8:30pm

North Village Farmers' Market at Norton Commons in Prospect. Every Sunday 1-4pm

Sauerbeck Family Drive-in in LaGrange is showing movies every night and scheduling special events. Check out retro Wednesdays where admission is only $10 a carload.

All About Kids Sports Center in Crestwood is open for open gym and swim, Monday-Thursday 2-4pm.

Oldham County Public Library branches are re-open.

EVENTS:

Monday, July 6th - Re-opening of the Don & Elizabeth Buchanan Splash Pad in New Castle.

Wednesday, July 8th - Re-opening of the LaGrange Railroad Museum. Open on Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday 1-5pm

Thursday, July 9th - Bourbon & Botanicals at Yew Dell Botanical Gardens in Crestwood. 7-8:45pm

Friday, July 10th - Hermitage Farm Tours re-opens.

Sunday, July 13th - Re-opening of Power & Grace Gymnastics Open Gym Sundays in Prospect. 3-3:50pm and 4:15-5:05

Thursday, July 16th - Bourbon & Botanicals at Yew Dell Botanical Gardens in Crestwood. 7-8:45pm

Friday, July 17th - Outdoor Movie at Saint John United Methodist Church in Prospect. Showing The Prince of Egypt at 8:30pm FREE

Saturday, July 18th - Summer Barnyard Fun at the Oldham County History Center in LaGrange. 10am-12pm FREE

Thursday, July 23rd - Bourbon & Botanicals at Yew Dell Botanical Gardens in Crestwood. 7-8:45pm

Saturday, July 25th - Summer Family Fun Fest at City Place in LaGrange. 10am-2pm FREE

Saturday, July 25th - Quads Rod & Custom Car Show in Downtown LaGrange. 5-9pm (Check back as this event is still TBD.)

Thursday, July 30th - Bourbon & Botanicals at Yew Dell Botanical Gardens in Crestwood. 7-8:45pm

NEW DATES! Tuesday, August 4th-Saturday, August 8th - 87th Oldham County Fair in LaGrange
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Monday, June 29, 2020

Don & Elizabeth Buchanan Splash Pad

Sometimes you have to take a little drive to find some family fun.  Last summer, our family discovered a great splash pad just north of Oldham County. It is set to reopen on July 6th, but with restrictions in place due to COVID-19. Make sure you read about these restrictions before visiting.


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To learn more about the reopening of the splash pad for Summer 2020, click HERE. There are several elements (capacity, hours, picnic tables, restrooms, playgrounds, etc) mentioned in this article that might currently have regulations in place.

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The new Don & Elizabeth Buchanan Splash Pad opened in 2019 in New Castle in the Henry County Community Park.  This new splash pad is right next to the Michael Brent Playground on Park Road.  The address given to us for the splash pad is 100 Park Road in New Castle.  Some maps are unable to locate this address.  If you are having trouble finding it, some other businesses nearby are the Henry County Health Department and Cedar Lake Park Place.  The entrance is off of Highway 421/55 about a mile outside of New Castle headed toward Campbellsburg.

There are several cool features to the splash pad including a large dump bucket, spinning water fountain and squishy pad kids can jump on to squirt out water.  Smaller fountains, smaller dump buckets, water tunnels, two squirt guns and more fun are also throughout the splash pad.  There is something to entertain all ages!  The red, white & blue splash pad also has a couple of benches around it and two picnic tables with umbrellas.  

 photo IMG_7567_zpsulpjt6vh.jpgIf visitors want to picnic while they're visiting the park, there is a large covered area with several more picnic tables and restrooms.  Or visitors can bring a blanket and sit in the grassy areas surrounding the splash pad.  Food is not permitted on the splash pad.

There's more to enjoy during your visit to the splash pad.  The Michael Brent Playground is an all accessible playground right next to the splash pad.  Children can go back and forth between the playground and splash pad easily and enjoy both.  If you want to explore some more, the Henry Community Park amenities includes trails, picnic areas, basketball, soccer, football fields, an accessible fishing pond and the accessible playground.

We will for sure visit the splash pad again soon.  The drive from Crestwood to the splash pad was about twenty minutes.  We took Highway 146 all the way into New Castle and turned left on Highway 421 to reach the entrance to the community park.  At times, there are ice cream trucks set up at the splash pad too. The Henry County Government Facebook page is a good page to follow for updates and other information.

 photo IMG_7556_zpsemscu7nx.jpgMy kids enjoyed playing at the new splash pad and commented that the water was the warmest splash pad water ever.  The splash pad was very clean and we liked that the playground was nearby to enjoy as well.  The restrooms and extra shade under the picnic gazebo were also nice to have close to the splash pad.  We are grateful for this gift to the community from the Buchanan family!

2020 Splash Pad hours are Tuesday-Sunday 10am-6pm. The Splash Pad will close 12-1pm and 3-4pm for disinfecting. 
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Exploring Foxhollow Farm in Crestwood

Foxhollow Farm is a wonderful working farm in Crestwood. Visitors can explore at their own pace and leisure, learning about farm life, nature and art.

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This article describes our experience during the Fall.  Some of the features won't be available year round while others are available annually.  Please also keep in mind that due to COVID-19, parts of the farm will be off limits, events are postponed and curbside pickup is now available.  We contacted the farm and were told that the Nature Trail and Labyrinth are available for visiting Monday-Friday, 9am-4pm. 

Chances are you probably have been to Foxhollow Farm during one of their special events they host during the year.  My family loves the outdoor concerts starting in May and the Fall Festival in October.  This Fall, we decided to explore the farm on a pretty day during the week.

 photo nature trail_zpsxa3kffh2.jpgTo our surprise, there was a lot to see and do.  Foxhollow is a working farm, so there were tractors bustling around during our visit.  We packed a lunch and ate at one of the picnic tables near the great lawn where concerts are usually held.  The kids played on the haystacks that are a token at Foxhollow.  The open fields were also perfect for running and playing.

Near the concert field there were a few chicken coops, a field of pick your own flowers and the vegetable store.  We explored past the flowers and vegetables and made our way to the Stone Circle and Labyrinth.  It is a short walk on a half paved/gravel road.  Once at the stones, the kids enjoyed running around them, taking photos and looking at the different carvings.  There are a few benches located around the stones also.

From the stone carvings, we made your way through the woods on Foxhollow's Nature Trail.  It is quite pretty this time of year because of the leaves changing colors.  There is a small pond along the one mile trail and it ends at the concert field where we ate our picnic.

 photo stone circle_zpspqtg9xvh.jpgWe continued to explore the farm grounds and made our way to the pumpkin patch and corn maze.  On the way to the patch we found a small play structure and the kids enjoyed swinging and climbing.  Surprisingly, the pumpkin patch had several pumpkins still left to pick.  There is a box to put your cash in for payment for the pumpkins you pick.  They are priced at $5 a piece.  The corn maze is right next to the field and was fun to make our way through as well.

We really enjoyed visiting Foxhollow Farm during a weekday and non-special event time.  There's plenty of parking and indoor restrooms (these might be currently closed due to COVID-19) for visitors to use.  There is a farm store (offering curbside pickup right now on MWF 2-4pm) if you want to purchase meat or vegetables.  We were able to see several of the vegetable gardens and we were impressed with the harvest to be found in them!  If you can't make it out to one of Foxhollow's special events, be sure to go check it out with your family soon!

Foxhollow Farm is located at 8905 Highway 329, Crestwood, KY 40014
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Thursday, June 25, 2020

Free Summer Movies in Oldham County, KY

Ahh Summer...time to relax and enjoy some outdoor family fun! This year's list is a little shorter, but we're happy to share these free movies with you. 

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We will continue to update this list if we hear of more free summer movies. Venues ask that guests practice social distancing. Please check with the venue before you attend the movie event as they are subject to change due to weather or other unforeseen reasons.

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Friday, June 26th - Frozen 2 beginning at 9:15pm at Saint John United Methodist Church in Prospect
Arrive 30 minutes early to set up your space allowing for 6' of social distancing. Bring your own chairs or blankets and snacks.

JULY:

Friday, July 17th - Prince of Egypt at 9pm at Saint John United Methodist Church in Prospect
Arrive 30 minutes early to set up your space allowing for 6' of social distancing. Bring your own chairs or blankets and snacks.

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Friday, August 7th - Toy Story 4 at 8:45pm at Saint John United Methodist Church in Prospect
Arrive 30 minutes early to set up your space allowing for 6' of social distancing. Bring your own chairs or blankets and snacks.

SAUERBECK FAMILY DRIVE-IN

Another great option for outdoor movie fun is the Sauerbeck Family Drive-In.  Although, it's not free, admission is $10-$15 per carload.  Throwback movies are currently being shown and are usually family friendly.


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Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Jucy's Smokehouse Bar-B-Q in Pewee Valley

Jucy's Smokehouse is a great option for families looking for a nice barbeque dinner. An added bonus is they have a Kid's Eat Free Night making the dining experience even more enjoyable.


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 photo food_zpsmgzfgsso.jpg Jucy's is located in Pewee Valley right on the Oldham & Jefferson County line. You can't miss the wood plank and red roof building or the smokehouse flavors. We love the quick service inside where food is plated for diners much like a cafeteria line. The different meat and sides can be seen as you walk down the line and make your selections.

The portions are always generous and the food is delicious. The hickory smoked meat is so tender and flavorful. Diners can choose from brisket, chicken, pork, turkey, ribs, chicken or a daily specials. It's difficult to make a decision on which sides to pick, so we usually end up sharing a few once we're seated. We love the potato salad and green beans. The potatoes and onions have a nice kick to them and a kid favorite is the macaroni and cheese. Don't forget about dessert! One of the side options includes Donna's Cherry Delight or Apple Delight. You won't regret trying one of these.

Tuesday is Kids Eat Free all day at Jucy's. There is always a warm and inviting atmosphere at Jucy's and we love that they have a Kid's Eat Free day. Kids can pick a sandwich, corn dog or popcorn chicken and one side and a drink. The staff love to see the kids and have added toys that kids can pick from on Tuesdays.

 photo dessert_zpsivedxice.jpg Along with Kids Eat Free, Jucy's has daily specials like all you can eat ribs on Monday, .75 cent wings on Wednesdays and more. The drive-thru window makes it very convenient to grab something on your way back to Oldham County from Louisville. Watch their Facebook page for other specials.

There is plenty of outdoor picnic tables where you can enjoy your barbeque and watch a train roll down 146. Or choose to sit inside and look at the unique license plates and other décor on the walls. Whichever way you choose to dine at Jucy's, you'll leave satisfied. This smokehouse has delicious food and fast, friendly customer service. Next time you see the bright yellow sign, checkered picnic tablecloths or smell the hickory flavors, pull in the gravel lot and stay for a bit. You won't regret it!

Jucy's is located at 7626 W Highway 146 in Pewee Valley
Business hours and full menu are HERE.
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