Sunday, November 4, 2018

Best List of Holiday Events in and Around Oldham County

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It's the most wonderful time of the year!  And wow, look at all of these holiday events in Oldham County and the surrounding area!  There are so many options for families to enjoy this holiday season together!  Get your calendar out - you're going to need it!

We will continue to update this list as more events are announced!

Read Also: Louisville Family Fun: Best List of Holiday & Christmas Events

NOVEMBER

11/5: MOPS Holiday Craft & Vendor Fair at Saint John United Methodist Church in Prospect 6:30-9pm

11/6: Pack Shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child at Real Family Church in LaGrange, 6:30-8:30pm

11/9: Belknap Event Center Holiday Bazaar in Prospect, 9am-4pm

11/9: Tiny Holiday Cards Workshop at Cailin Art Studio in Crestwood, 6-9pm. Registration fee.

11/9-10: Share Hope Christmas Kick-off at Addie's Goods in Crestwood, 6-9pm on Friday and 10am-11pm on Saturday.

11/10: Holiday Vendor Fair at the John W. Black Community Center in LaGrange (Buckner area), 10am-3pm

11/10: FREE! Santa's Wonderland: Arrival & Kick Off at Cabela's in Louisville, 5pm Events at the store daily until 12/24.  Check their website for a schedule.

11/17: 360 DC Turkey Trotter 5 mile run/4k walk at Wendell Moore Park in LaGrange (Buckner area), 8am

11/17: Knock on Wood Christmas Open House in Westport, 10am-5pm

11/17: Crestwood Civic Club Holiday Home Tour, 10am-2:30pm, Ticket fee.

11/17: FREE! Nutcracker Story Time at the Oldham County Public Library in LaGrange, 11am, Sign up online.

11/23: FREE! Charlestown's Christmas City in Charlestown, Indiana starts this day. Kick off at 6:30pm, lights come on at 7pm. (There is a fee for some activities, but the light show is free.)

11/23-25: Yuletide at Yew Dell Botanical Gardens in Crestwood, 4:30-7:30pm

11/24: Colonial Williamsburg Centerpiece Workshop at the Oldham County History Center in LaGrange, 1-3pm. $15 members/$20 non-members, reservations required.

11/24: Shop Small Saturday - Support our small businesses this day!

11/26: FREE! Come Sew with Us: Flip'n'Sew Stockings & Fold'n'Stitch Wreaths at the Oldham County Cooperative Extension in LaGrange (Buckner area), 3-8pm

11/30: Yuletide at Yew Dell Botanical Gardens in Crestwood, 4:30-7:30pm

DECEMBER

FREE! Carriage Rides with Santa at the Paddock Shops in Louisville every Saturday and Sunday during the holiday season 12/2-12/23, 12-4pm

FREE!* Charlestown's Christmas City in Charlestown, Indiana. Some activities have an admission fee.

FREE! Cabela's in Louisville has holiday activities at the store daily until 12/24. Check their website for a schedule.

Letters to Santa with Live in Oldham County 208 Parker Drive, Ste 2A, LaGrange, KY 40031

12/1-15: Letters from Santa with Oldham County Parks & Rec at the John W. Black Community Center in LaGrange. Form here.

12/1: FREE! Holiday Brite Nite at the Paddock Shops in Louisville. 5-8pm. Santa arriving at 7pm, FREE carriage rides with Santa 12/2-12/23 on Saturdays and Sundays, 12-4pm

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12/1: Breakfast with Santa with LaGrange Elementary School at Hometown Pizza in LaGrange, 7-10am. All you can eat pancakes, sausage and bacon. $5 for adults, $4 children.

12/1: Holiday Wreath Making Class at Yew Dell Botanical Gardens in Crestwood, 3 different class times, class fee.

12/1: FREE! Light Up LaGrange on the Courthouse Square in downtown LaGrange, 3-9pm, lighting ceremony at 6pm.

12/1: Breakfast with the Grinch at the Oldham County History Center in LaGrange, 9-11am, $5

12/1: Donuts with Santa at Harmony Elementary School in Goshen , 9am-12pm.

12/1: FREE! Pictures with Santa at Reardon's in Crestwood, 1-5pm

12/1: Holiday Clay for ages 5-14 at Cailin Art Studio in Crestwood, 11am-1pm. Class fee includes all supplies and firing.

12/1: Ornament Clay Workshop at the Oldham County Schools Arts Center in Crestwood. 10am, $15 per person.

12/1: Children’s Workshop at the Oldham County History Center in LaGrange. Children can make their own ornaments. $5 per child, 1-3pm.

12/1: FREE: A Night in Bethlehem a drive-thru live nativity experience at Shelbyville First Baptist Church, 6-8pm

12/1-2: Picture Your Pet with Santa at the Feeders Supply in LaGrange, benefiting the Oldham County Humane Society. Saturday 10am-5pm and Sunday 10am-4pm

12/1-2: Yuletide at Yew Dell Botanical Gardens in Crestwood, 4:30-7:30pm

12/1-2: A Dickens Christmas Festival at the KY Renaissance Festival Grounds in Eminence. 12-6pm, (also 12/8-9) Scenes from Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol, Christmas caroling, photos with Mr. & Mrs. Claus, merchants selling wares, food and more! $10 tickets. Free admission for children 10 years and younger.

12/2: Family Fun Sundays: Handmade Christmas Cards & Hot Apple Cider at the Oldham County History Center in LaGrange, 1-3pm. Cost.

12/2: FREE! Yule Log in Pewee Valley at the Town Square, 5:30-7:30pm. Visit with Santa Clause, chili, bonfire and caroling.

12/2: Holiday Melodies and Sweets To-Go with the Louisville Chorus at Gingerwoods in Prospect, 3pm. $23 for adults, $20 for seniors and $5 for students.

12/4: FREE! Holiday Open House at the Oldham County Public Library in LaGrange. Drop in for a special showing of MadCap Puppets Christmas Carol production, music, craft fair, refreshments and family fun. 6-8pm

12/6: FREE! Oldham County Children's Choir Winter Performance at the OCS Arts Center in Crestwood, 7pm

12/6-8: FREE! Crestwood Festival of Nativities at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 6401 Westwind Way. Completely free community event to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ. Children's craft, treat room, musical concerts, photo booth, nativity art tours, living nativity, nativity story readings, community coat drive and over 500 nativities from around the globe. Thursday 6:30-9pm, Friday 12-3pm and 6:30-9pm, Saturday 6:30-9pm.

12/8: FREE! Pictures with Santa at Reardon's in Crestwood, 1-5pm

12/8: Holiday Clay for ages 5-14 at Cailin Art Studio in Crestwood, 11am-1pm. Class fee includes all supplies and firing.

12/8: FREE! Holiday Open House and Studio Sale at Cailin Art Studio in Crestwood, 3-8pm

12/8: Colonial Williamsburg Wreath Making Workshop I for adults at the Oldham County History Center in LaGrange. $25 members/$30 non-members. Wreath forms and greenery provided. Bring your own gloves, wire cutters and glue guns, if preferred. REGISTRATION REQUIRED, 1-3pm

12/8: Crafted Holiday Open House at Foxhollow Farm in Crestwood, 9am-2pm


12/8: FREE! Living Nativity at Ballardsville Baptist Church in Crestwood, 6-8:30pm

12/8: Breakfast with Santa with Oldham County Parks & Rec at the John W. Black Community Center in LaGrange (Buckner area) 8-11am

12/8-9: Picture Your Pet with Santa at the Feeders Supply in LaGrange, benefiting the Oldham County Humane Society. Saturday 10am-5pm and Sunday 10am-4pm

12/8-9: A Dickens Christmas Festival at the KY Renaissance Festival Grounds in Eminence. 12-6pm, Scenes from Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol, Christmas caroling, photos with Mr. & Mrs. Claus, merchants selling wares, food and more! $10 tickets. Free admission for children 10 years and younger.

12/9: Colonial Williamsburg Wreath Making Workshop II for adults at the Oldham County History Center in LaGrange. $25 members/$30 non-members. Wreath forms and greenery provided. Bring your own gloves, wire cutters and glue guns, if preferred. REGISTRATION REQUIRED, 1-3pm

12/13: Snow Queen Tea Party at Sisters Tea Parlor & Boutique in Buckner, 6:30pm. Reservations required.

12/14: OCPT's Friends and Family Christmas at the Oldham County Schools Arts Center in Crestwood, 6:30pm

12/14: Santa at Gustavo's Mexican Restaurant in Crestwood, 6-9pm

12/14 & 15: Christkindlmarkt at 3rd Turn Oldham Gardens in Crestwood

12/15: Santa at Gustavo's Mexican Restaurant in LaGrange, 6-9pm

12/20: Christmas High Tea at Sisters Tea Parlor & Boutique in Buckner, 6:30pm. Reservations required.

12/20-22: "White Christmas" at the Oldham County Schools Arts Center in Crestwood, 7pm.

12/21: Santa at Gustavo's Mexican Restaurant in Prospect, 6-9pm

12/22: 12 K's of Christmas at LaGrange Baptist Church. 6K Run/Walk or 12K Run. 9am, Registration fee.

12/22: Santa at Gustavo's Mexican Restaurant in Crestwood, 6-9pm

Waiting on 2018 Information:
Pictures with Santa at Crestwood Animal Hospital
Candlelight Christmas High Tea at Sisters Tea Parlor and Boutique in Buckner
Community Holiday Party with Oldham Chamber at City Place in LaGrange.
Snow Queen Tea Party at Sisters Tea Parlor and Boutique in Buckner
Fill the Cop Car event at the LaGrange Police Department. Fill the cop car with holiday donations, visit with Santa and have a donut!
Christmas Cookies, Coffee & Carols at Covenant United Methodist Church in LaGrange.
Cookies with Santa at the YMCA at Norton Commons in Prospect (Louisville)
Christmas Concert at the Oldham County YMCA in Buckner
Crestwood United Methodist Church Preschool Cookie Walk & Silent Auction

Do you know of another Holiday Event in or around Oldham County? Let us know so we can add it to our list! Email: nicolle@louisvillefamilyfun.net

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