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Thursday, December 6, 2018

Let's Go Birding Kentucky - Christmas Bird Count

Get outside, count birds and participate in the statewide Christmas bird census.

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Why Go Birding?

It is also time for the annual early-winter statewide bird census.   On December 15, birders and bird enthusiasts across Kentucky participate in an annual statewide census that helps track the health and well being of our environment. You can participate, everyone can! 

The practice of bird watching forces us to slow down and be present with our kiddos. Explore a local trail and see how many birds you can identify together as a part of the statewide early-winter bird count. It is a fun activity that does not require a lot of planning or equipment!

How Do We Get Started?

Before considering where you even go, visit this Nature Conservancy website and print off mnemonic device cheat sheets.  Download the FREE Merlin Bird ID app to listen to their recorded calls ahead of time. You can even encourage your kids to practice their mnemonic devices to the recordings as preparation for your trip.  Take the advice of Audubon and use common birds like the Robin to practice listening for birds before you see them.

or...

Grab a pair (or even better, multiple pairs) of binoculars and head to a local trail.  Monoculars are recommended for children, but they are not necessary.  It is more fun when more than one person can look for a bird at the same time, so bring extras if you can.


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Don’t have binoculars?

Often parks like McConnell Springs in Lexington have binoculars that they will lend to guests. Helpful hint: for less stress and quicker sighting, stick to areas near water. 

Also, check with your local library.  The Jessamine County Public Library provides a birdwatching kits.  It includes a backpack, Celestron NatureDX binoculars, 2 Kidwinz binoculars, a Birds of Kentucky book and a Natural Geographic Kids Bird Guide to North America.

Where To Go Besides Your Backyard?

Eastern Kentucky

December 15, 3-6pm | Winter Craft Day | Count birds then make birdseed ornament to help out the winter birds!

Any Day | Berea College Forestry Outreach Center | Trails behind Berea College

Any Day | Daniel Boone National Forest | Flat Woods Trail


Central Kentucky

December 8, 10am | Winter Birding | Raven Run Nature Sanctuary | Lexington

December 15, 6am-9pm |  Bird Count | Fayette County

December 15, 8-11am | Christmas Bird Count | Buckley Wildlife Sanctuary | Frankfort

December 15, 10am | Naturalist |  McConnell Spring Park | Lexington

December 15, 1-4pm |  Wings: Intro to Bird Identification & JSP Bird Count! | Josephine Sculpture Park | Frankfort

Any Day | Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill | Heritage Trail

Any Day | Central Kentucky Wildlife Refuge | Blue Bird Trail | While you are there... visit Danville


For more information about Kentucky’s Birding hotspots visit the Audubon site here. Have more suggestions for our followers or birding events you would like to promote?  Let us know in the comments below.

Nicole 
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Friday, November 30, 2018

This Weekend In Kentucky - Free or Cheap Events by Region

Here are a few places you can enjoy the season this weekend without breaking the bank. 

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Photo was taken at Hillenmeyer Santa Shop in Lexington, Kentucky.



Eastern Kentucky 

Saturday | Christmas Spirit 2018, 10am-6pm

What: A full day of activities including a Santa's workshop, crafts for kids, photos with Santa and Mrs. Clause all ending with the Christmas Spirit Parade at 5pm.

Where: Beattyville

On the Cheap: All activities are FREE to the general public.




What: Berea's area Christmas parade.

Where: Chestnut St.

On the Cheap: FREE


Central Kentucky

Saturday | 2018 Cynthiana Christmas Parade, 7-8:30pm

What: Annual Christmas Parade with the spectacular theme of "Oh Christmas Tree."

Where: Cynthiana

On the Cheap: FREE



What: In the setting of Foxhollow Farm kids and families can celebrate the holidays with storytelling, a puppet show, a sing-along and much more.  This is a ticketed event so grab your tickets quickly.

Where: Crestwood

On the Cheap: $5 per person.



South Central Kentucky

Saturday | A Hometown Holiday, 1-4pm

What: Holiday festivities held at the Cumberland County Public Library.  There will be sugar cone tree decorating, face painting, goodie bags, refreshments and more.

Where: Burkesville

On the Cheap: FREE


Louisville Metro Area 

Saturday | Second Saturday, 12pm

What: A monthly family day at the Portland Museum - explore the museum and try your hand at a seasonal craft.

Where: Portland Museum, Louisville

On the Cheap: FREE admission and craft



What: Enjoy an old-fashioned family holiday celebration filled with cookie decorating, crafts and more.  Old Saint Nick will make an appearance to check people off the nice list.

Where: Blackacre Conservancy

On the Cheap: FREE but donations are appreciated



North Central Kentucky 

Saturday | Santa Vs. Grinch Showdown!, 1-3pm

What: Annual Kids Christmas event.  Both Santa and the Grinch will be at the library for pictures.  There will be crafts, a caricaturist, an inflatable ball pit, gingerbread decorating, a DJ, games snacks and more!  Each child will get a gift from Santa.

Where: Trimble County Public Library

On the Cheap: FREE


Saturday | Memorial Tree Lighting, 4:30pm

What:  Lighting of the Memorial Christmas Trees followed by the Augusta Parade.

Where: Augusta

On the Cheap: FREE



Western Kentucky


What:  Create a memory of reading a new classic book and creating a craft together.

Where: McCracken County Public

On the Cheap: FREE


Saturday | Christmas at Panther Creek, 6-9pm

What: An outdoor driving tour lighted by 400,000+ lights winding through Panther Creek Park.  Wagon rides through the park are also available.

Where: Owensboro

On the Cheap: $3 per carload



Looking for other ideas?

 

Visit Louisville Family Fun here.

Visit Lex4Kids here.


Visit Shelby Family Fun here.


Visit Oldham Family Fun here.

Visit Elizabethtown Family Fun here.



Nicole

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Saturday, November 24, 2018

Give the Gift of a Kentucky Experience

Looking for a gift that will keep on giving?  Consider buying one of these Kentucky Experiences and give a gift that lasts an entire year.


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Annual Pass to Newport Aquarium
You could easily go to the Newport Aquarium every month and find something new each time.  If you plan to go to Cincinnati in the next year, plan ahead and get an Annual Pass to the Newport Aquarium.  The holidays are a great time to get seasonal discounts to experiences across the state.

 photo UNADJUSTEDNONRAW_mini_31cb_zpsvwl2ke6q.jpg Annual Pass to Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill
Did you know that there was a group of Kentuckians who set out to create heaven on earth here in the heart of the commonwealth? Need an excuse for your family to regularly break free of the pressures of daily life?  With an annual pass, a family can enjoy FREE admission to the entire village, enjoy unlimited FREE rides on the Dixie Belle Riverboat and any and all hayrides and gain FREE admission to their signature events all year long.  Passholders also enjoy discounts at The Trustees' Table and shops.  Purchase Your Annual Pass here.

Join the Kentucky Historical Society
Give a $40 gift to the Kentucky Historical Foundation and automatically become a Kentucky Historical Society member.  Commit your family's donation to prepare Kentuckians for the future because you know history matters.  Members enjoy FREE admission to the Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History, the Kentucky Military Museum, the Old State Capitol and Martin F. Schmidt Research Library including a personal family invitation to members-only events, exhibitions, and programs.

Kentucky Derby Museum

Enjoy the thrill and excitement of Derby every day! Membership includes a Fast Track Family Membership.  Membership includes free admission to the Kentucky Derby Museum, complimentary guest passes and the use of the Kentucky Derby Museum's box seats at Churchill Downs Racetrack for the Spring and Fall race meet among other things.

Kentucky Science Center/Louisville Zoo Membership

Get approximately $20 off when you buy a combined membership to both the Science Center and the Louisville Zoo. The dual Family Membership includes two adults and up to 4 children ages 4 to 19.  It includes 2 one-time use child admissions to the Louisville Zoo and 2 one-time guest passes to the Science Center. 

Louisville City Soccer Season Passes

A dynasty is in the making as the purple and gold make a run at their third straight USL Cup in 2019. Season tickets bring a host of member benefits, including a team scarf, access to special member events, and concession discounts.  Best of all, you can easily resell or transfer any tickets you can't utilize with SeatGeek, and register priority for best available seats in the new Butchertown stadium coming in 2020.

Muhammad Ali Center Membership

Does your family member have a special connection to the legacy of Muhammad Ali?  Give them the opportunity to be a part of the mission of Ali's legacy of hope, peace and cultural understanding.  Enjoy free membership to the museum, exclusive member-only merchandise and more.

Season Pass to Beech Bend 

Don't miss the half-off discount, free parking, and unlimited sunscreen at Beech Bend in Bowling Green through November 26th.



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Tickets for the PlayThink Festival
Although the Playthink Festival lasts only 5 days in June, it is an experience that will leave a lasting impression.  Playthink is a magical experience for those who want to let down their guard and their phones to reconnect with themselves and their children through play, movement, music, and the natural world.  This year's festival is sure to be the beginning of a new chapter of the event as they are moving to a new location in Harrodsburg. The sooner you buy your tickets here the more you save. 

YMCA Membership
Give the gift of family fitness and togetherness all year.  YMCAs are such a blessing to families across the state.  Many a multi-tasking parent or guardian has balanced responsibilities to self, career and family thanks to free Wifi, the weight room or pool and the obliging cafe table.  Whether it is a gift to yourself or to a family who needs more support, a YMCA membership is definitely a gift that keeps on giving.

Happy Memory Making!


Nicole
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Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Let's Go Pick a Christmas Tree

You and your family have decided it is time to put up your Christmas tree, this year you are going to do it Clark Griswold style and do it yourself! Below are is a listing of the Christmas tree farms in Kentucky that can get you on your way to a good old-fashioned family Christmas.

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Call ahead to check prices and hours.

North Central Kentucky


Michels Family Farm - Glencoe


Michels Family Farm - Sparta


Pine Ridge Tree Farm - Pendleton




Louisville Metro

Alpine Ridge Christmas Tree Farm - LaGrange


Sleepy Hollow Tree Farm - Prospect

Tower View Farm & Nursery - Jeffersontown

Werkmeister's Christmas Tree Farm - Shepherdsville

Wethington Nursery - Jeffersontown

Click here for a list other Christmas tree options in Louisville.



Lexington Metro

Barker's Christmas Tree Farm - Lexington


Christmas Memories Tree Farm - Lexington

Nieman's Tree Farm - Lexington


Central Kentucky

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Cathole Bend Tree Farm - Lancaster

Creekside Christmas Tree Farm -  Vine Grove

Kovalic's Christmas Tree Farm - Winchester

Robinson's Christmas Trees - Stamping Ground

Roberts Family Farm - Guston

Shelby Christmas Tree Farm - Shelbyville


Werkmeister Christmas Tree Farm - Shepherdsville


Yuletide Tree Farm & Nursery - Winchester


Western Kentucky


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Althouse Family Farm - Battletown

Bare Creek Farm - Bowling Green


Hartman Tree Farm - Bowling Green


Hilltop Tree Farm - Philpot

Lee's Garden Center - Hodgensville

Twin Bridges Tree Farm - Bowling Green

Trunnell's Farm Market - Utica


Eastern Kentucky


Baldwin Farm - Richmond


Hawn Gap Tree Farm - Bimble

Hutton - Loyd Tree Farm - Wallingford



More Questions?  The Kentucky Christmas Tree Farm Association is a great resource.


Nicole




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Monday, November 12, 2018

Let's Go to the Louisville Zoo - Winter Family Fun

Wintertime at our popular Kentucky destinations often means fewer people, more time to linger and discounts.

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The Louisville Zoo general admission will be reduced to $9.95 for adults (12–59) and $6.95 for children (ages 3–11) and seniors (60+) now through March 15, 2019.

The Louisville Zoo is teaming up with Kroger to help Dare to Care again support families in our community with a winter food drive during the Zoo’s Wild Winter Days presented by Kroger through March 15.

What to do: Bring at least one canned food item per person to receive $1 off winter adult or child’s admission. 


 photo polar bear_zpsj2k0spjm.jpgThe offer is not valid for Santa’s Safari, other special fee-based programs, for pre-paid groups, field trips or with other discounts.

Want to know what is needed most? Canned meats (tuna included), canned fruit, fruit juice, beans, peanut butter, soup, rice, cereal, fruit juice, pasta, and canned vegetables. Please avoid glass containers.

More details are available here.

Fall/winter hours at the Louisville Zoo are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (exit by 5 p.m.) and continue through March 15, 2019. The Zoo is closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day.

Nicole
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Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Let's Talk Candy - How To Have A Healthier Halloween

Halloween can feel like it is all about candy, but it can also be an opportunity for a teachable moment.  Let's talk about making healthy choices during Halloween.

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Halloween can be scary. Even with ghosts, ghouls and goblins abound, the most frightening part of Halloween might be how many calories our children bring home in their trick-or-treat bags.

The candy in an average trick-or-treat bag can contain as much as 7,000 calories, according to Dr. Donna Arnett at the University of Alabama-Birmingham’s school of public health, and all that candy can lead to tooth decay and a lot of extra pounds for the entire family.

 photo IMG_5565_zpsgpwyvvuh.jpg What’s a health-conscious parent to do without ruining one of the most kid-friendly celebrations of the year?

· As the person handing out candy, opt for healthier or non-food alternatives. Candy is fun, but healthy food can be as well. Making small oranges, popcorn balls or fruit cups with pumpkin faces drawn on them can encourage healthier eating while still getting into the Halloween spirit. Give trick-or-treaters dried fruit, fruit leathers, crackers or trail mix.

Check out this FREE online book CHEAP EATS, by Leanne Brown, on page 74 for a cheap homemade treat that can be assembled for less than .25 a serving.  What is it? Healthier and affordable microwave popcorn. Print out labels to this book's URL to add to the popcorn bags.  Bonus - families will learn about how to eat healthy at home on a budget year round.

Or, if you want to avoid giving out candy or snack foods altogether, give small toys, stickers, temporary tattoos, pencils, Halloween erasers or glow-sticks. Kids receive plenty of candy on Halloween and will enjoy being surprised by the “extras” they gather while trick-or-treating.

 photo IMG_9730_zpsu6ssaejt.jpg· Get out and exercise. Candy consumption certainly increases on and around Halloween, but so does walking. Fitbit recently analyzed its data and found the average user walked an additional 2,750 steps on Halloween. While those extra steps won’t cancel out all those candy bars you ate, the added walking and exercise can help you control your weight and improve your health.
Take family walks around the neighborhood before Halloween to plan your trick-or-treating route. The additional movement can benefit the whole family.

· Fill your little goblins’ tummies with healthy food before they hit their candy stash. Eating a healthy dinner before trick-or-treating will help ensure your kids are properly fueled and less tempted to snack their way around the neighborhood. Plus, for safety, you should save your candy until you get home to screen for anything potentially hazardous.

 photo Gingerbread_zpsd7oidezv.jpg · Encourage candy in moderation.  Set a limit on candy consumption to one day or a week.  Save extra candy for creative projects.  In our family, we save extra candy by freezing it and pulling it out before Christmas for our annual gingerbread house making tradition.  Ditch the gingerbread house making kits at Christmas.  Instead, stock up on your supplies over time. Create a bin for your gingerbread making supplies and save for later.  Graham Crackers, store-bought frosting, Halloween Candy, aluminum foil, stale ice-cream cones, coconut that has been sitting in the back of the freezer.  We use this method for building our houses.

If you return home and your family has more candy than they should eat, search online for a local dentist or other business participating in candy-donation or buy-back programs.  Your school's Youth Service Center would likely appreciate the donations as well. Call first for each location’s program details.

This Halloween, have fun dressing up and eating a few treats but balance the usual indulgence with making healthier choices.

By Dr. Julie Daftari, medical director, UnitedHealthcare of Kentucky
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Wednesday, October 17, 2018

7 Unique Places to Celebrate Halloween in Kentucky

There are so many Halloween events throughout the state - let's focus on events that are doing things a little differently.  Here are 7 awesome Kentucky events where families can enjoy friendly Halloween BOOs and SCARES.


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The World's Largest Halloween Party takes place at the Louisville Zoo. While I am sure that many have heard of the event there are bound to be some who weren't aware of the event! The zoo starts this event in early October and it runs through Halloween. You can find more information here. Just a tip it is pretty popular so going earlier in the season works out better in terms of crowds! Tickets are required but you can grab them here!

Fort Boonesborough State Park, Richmond - They host a Halloween Lights Drive Thru October 27th.  They are sights, sounds and scares of over 1½ miles of Halloween lights and displays - enjoy it all from the comfort of your car. They do it up at the campground also! A $5 donation for the tour will go to the Fort Boonesborough Foundation. For more information call 859-527-3454

Experience Halloween decorations and lights high in the treetops among 60 obstacles at the Treetop Adventure at Levi Jackson State Park.  Hours are typically Friday-Sunday, with extended hours on Thursday, October 18th.  Visit here for more information.

Join in the fun in Winchester at the Halloween Festival, organized by Winchester-Clark County Parks and Recreation on October 19 or 20 from 6:30-10pm.  There is something fun for everyone in your family, no matter their age and scare-tolerance. Activities include a haunted house, inflatables, pumpkin painting and face painting. 

Halloween Walk with the Animals at Salato Wildlife Center is October 27th from 12-4pm. It's a family-friendly Trick-or-Treat event so folks are encouraged to dress up and talk a walk on the wild side. The kids will receive a treat bag to collect candy and a passport which they will take to each of the indoor and outdoor animal booths to receive a treat (or trick!) - fun while learning about the animals. Hay maze, face painting, photo booth, and a fishing booth.

Join the students, staff, and community of Transylvania University for Pumpkin Mania, which will include at least 5,000 uniquely carved pumpkins.  On October 30 at 7pm families can walk among the jack-o-lanturns to trick-or-treat, listen to music and take part other children's activities.

Main Street Wilmore, described as a little Kentucky Mayberry, will be blocked off and businesses and individuals will be handing out treats for Treats on Main on October 31st. There is a costume contest at 7:30pm in the Pavilion - bring your best because the people of Wilmore bring their best creative ideas.  This is a safe and welcoming experience that despite any cold weather, will warm you. 

Click here to see more events in Oldham County
Click here to see more events around the Louisville area
Click here to see more events for the Shelby County area
Click here for Halloween fun around Lexington
Click here for fall fun around Elizabethtown

Check out our Pumpkin Patch list!

Nicole
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Tuesday, October 16, 2018

The best places in Kentucky to see the fall foliage

If you are like me and fall is your favorite season, chances are you enjoy seeing natures beauty on display in the form of the beautiful fall colors around Kentucky. Enjoy our natural foliage display this time of year. 

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The Kentucky Tourism thinks it is so important they have a whole program devoted to it called ColorFall.

Here are a few ideas that stand out:

 photo IMG_5409_zpslby702e5.jpgBernheim Forest looks to be the place with the most organized event that honors the colors at their ColorFest. It takes place on both October 20-21, complete with food trucks, crafts by various Kentucky artists, a mud pie kitchen, hay maze and a pumpkin launch! You get to tour forest by hay ride and take in all of the fall colors in that unique way. If you are a member admission is free and for everyone else it is $10 per car load.

In the Lake Cumberland area there is the option of going on a train ride with Big South Fork Scenic Railway. This is a great way to take in the colors from a different perspective and, of course, the kids will love the train!

Cave City in the western part of our state is another great area to taken in the colors, there are 5 different caves in the area and a quaint little town with shopping and restaurants. You can take in the colors on a day trip or weekend getaway. There's lots to do around Cave City!

Travel and Leisure says that Middlesboro KY is a great place to take in the sights and if you are up for a little over night trip they even recommend a cute bed and breakfast.

 photo IMG_5435_zps4dynd67u.jpgPick some fall family fun in Louisville and stop in at St. James Court. The homes are so historic and beautiful, add in the changing colors on the trees, the lovely fountain....you'll have a nice stroll around the area.

And, here are some more ideas from the KY Bed & Breakfast Association.Click here.
Don't forget about the Lexington area, click here.
There's also a fall foliage calendar for the Smoky Mountains so you can plan accordingly if you are headed to that area.


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Thursday, October 11, 2018

Cave Run Lake - Let's Go Camping Kentucky

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Are you thinking about planning a family camping trip before the cold weather settles in?  Maybe you are thinking about next year and want to commit to getting outdoors by blocking off time now before next year's calendar fills up?  If you are looking for a camping destination, we suggest you consider a trip to Cave Run Lake.

Cave Run Lake is about a one and a half hour drive east from Lexington towards Morehead at the foothills of the Eastern Kentucky mountains. The Ziplo Recreation area where you can camp is located on a 355-acre wooded peninsula on Cave Run Lake and is 15 minutes south from I-64 off of Hwy 801.

What will you find there? When the water is not high, you will find a beach along with hiking trails, fishing, boating, and safe wide roads to bike on.  You will also discover that the staff of Cave Run Lake are committed to making your experience safe, relaxing, and well supplied.  There is a store located near the beach and the main parking area which also houses a laundry.

With at least 172 campsites divided between 10 sections, families will likely make new friends while camping at Cave Run Lake.  Despite the number of campsites the wooded acres and changing topography of this campground provide a wide variety of site types making it difficult to choose favorites.  However, if you are comfortable camping beside the water and like quick access to fishing, we recommend the following sites: D - sites 16 and 14, E - sites 9, 10, & 12 or F- sites 19 through 28. 

For those of you who may not like tent camping, consider renting a camper.  Sites like Outdoorsy.com make it easy to plan to stay in a camper.  Businesses like Wild Cat Adventure Rentals, will set up the camper for you and make it easy for those of us who may be less excited about sleeping in a tent.  Shop around for the best deal.  Wild Cat Camping requires a deposit but if the campers are left as they were found, deposits are returned.

As you are preparing for your trip to Cave Run, keep in mind that you should Be Bear Aware.  Although, bears are typically only spotted near the campground once a year.  The last spotting was on September 8, 2018. 

Finally, we recommend that you plan a meal at Pop's Southern Style BBQ.  It is on the sweeter side but still delicious and there are plenty of choices for kids.  For starters, we recommend the cheese sticks or homemade beer cheese with a pretzel.

Nicole
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Monday, October 8, 2018

Zombie Paintball Hayride

Kentucky's Zombie Paintball Hayride takes place at Thomas Dairy Farm and Market in Cecilia, Kentucky

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 photo paintball3_zpsagssalew.jpg The zombie invasion has begun! Come out for a one of a kind experience on the hayride paintball trailer at Thomas Dairy Farm and Market. This year's theme is the "Wild, Wild West" featuring a new course and even more live zombies. Suitable for all ages. Zombie paintball is a night activity, other activities are also available during the day.

The fee is $15/person including 125 paintballs, Walker T's fun zone, mega slides, animal farm, corn pit, flashlight corn maze, bonfire, and so much fall family fun. 20+ people group rate is available.

Last year, some staff from LouisvilleFamilyFun.net spent the day at Thomas Dairy Farm and Market participating in a variety of their activities, including the paintball. Check out this post to read more about it. 

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Mark your calendar for Saturday, October 20th, they will have a DJ and Karaoke free with admission 4 pm- 8 pm.

Hours of Operation:​
Monday-Thursday: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Friday-Saturday: 10 a.m.-Midnight
Sunday: 12 p.m.- 6 p.m.

Zombie paintball is Now open every Friday and Saturday night in October!
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Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Let's Go Hear Spooky Stories Kentucky

Who’s heard about the haints in the holler or the Grey Lady of Liberty Hall? Kentucky is rich with ghost stories and great storytellers.  We suggest you seek some of them out this October. 
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This is a selection of tours and programs but is by now way comprehensive. 

Central Kentucky

Shaker Village at Pleasant Hill October 5, 6, 12, 13, 20, 21, 27, 28, 5:30 and 7:00pm | Spirit Stroll
The stories told are spooky or uncomfortable tales of the people who called Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill home.
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Spirit Strolls at Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill

My Old Kentucky Home | October 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27 and 28, 7-10pm | Shadows of Federal Hill, Ghost Tours of My Old Kentucky Home


Woodford County Libary | October 12, 6-9pm | Cemetery Ghost Walk

Lawrenceburg (Anderson) | October 18, 20, 26, 27, and 31 at 8pm | Lawrenceburg Ghost Walk 

West Point (Hardin County) | October 20, 6-9pm | Ghost Walk Through Haunted West Point

Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate (Fayette County) | October 27, 10-11am |  Stump Stories
Sit on a stump below the old twisted Catalpa to hear Spooky tales.  Appropriate for all ages!

Waveland (Fayette) | October 26, November 2, 8pm | Ghost Hunt at Waveland

Metro Louisville

Downtown LaGrange (Oldham County) | October 4-?, 7:30-9:30pm | Spirits of LaGrange Ghost Tour at Main Street LaGrange

Corn Island Festival, 7:30-9pm (Jefferson County): Corn Island Storytelling Festival

Eastern Kentucky

White Hall (Madison) | October 19 | Ghost Hunt at White Hall

Northern Kentucky

Trimble County Public Library | October 6, 8-11pm | Ghost Walk

Western Kentucky

Kentucky Gateway Museum Center (Maysville) | October 6, 7:30-8:30pm | Maysville Ghost Walk

Market House Theatre (Paducah) | October 6, 13, 20, 26, and 27 | Ghost Tours

For Adults

Liberty Hall Historic Site | October 25, 6-9:30pm | Haint Nothin' but Spirits

Nicole
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