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Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Free Fishing Weekend - Kentucky

Thanks to Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources, you can fish for free (no license) this weekend. It's always the first weekend of June.

 photo IMG_2635_zpsuk01rei3.jpgYou can fin fishing spots all over Kentucky.! During Family Fishing Days, no license is required to fish. 

The FINS program (fishing in neighborhoods) showcases lakes all over the state that are great for fishing.  See information here.

You can also search for fishing spots here and the FINS locations are noted.

LexFun4Kids has a great list of special events that are taking place around town for free fishing weekend.......fishing derbies are popular.

We encourage you to try out fishing this weekend! You can tie it together with a hike and picnic while you check out a new lake and park. 
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Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Ice Cream & a Moovie at Chaney's Dairy Barn

Chaney's Dairy Barn is a gem of a place with some of the BEST ice cream in all of Kentucky. It is located in Bowling Green and very easy to find off of major roads.  They have so much there just for a visit but in the summer, they host "Ice Cream & a Moovie" - get it?  He He, Snort!

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 photo IMG_0885_zps5usn7d17.jpgIt's free admission. YES, FREE!!!  Movie starts at dusk. You cannot bring outside food and drink and why would you want to? Their food and ice cream are delicious! Bring your own lawn chairs and blankets.

They have a FUN jumping pillow and on that night, it's just $2/person instead of $5 from 6pm-8pm.  Also, they have a NEW playground so check it out.

Click here to learn more

GOOD NEWS! They have Moovies ALL SUMMER LONG into September with other promos like free popcorn/ice cream, tours and more!


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Monday, May 15, 2017

Star Wars Night in Ashland

Do you and your family love all things Star Wars?  Do you have costumes and love dressing up as your favorite characters?  In Ashland on June 2 from 5-9pm, there will be an event just for you.
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Bring your lightsabers to joins all of your fellow Star Wars fans in downtown Ashland. Everyone is encouraged to dress as their favorite Star Wars character.....there will be contests. The event will feature choreographed lightsaber shows and exhibitions and instructional fun so you can learn how to fight like a Jedi or Sit. There will be contests so you can enter to win some Star Wars gear!

You definitely want to arrive at the beginning of the event because the Star Wars Costume Contest takes place at 6:30 p.m. (The contest is for adults and children)
The raffle drawing takes place at 7:45 p.m.

Raffle entry is $1 per entry or 6 entries for $5. All proceeds benefit The Ashland Drop, a division of Pathways designed to benefit local youth who have, or are at risk of developing, behavioral health challenges.

For the adults, this event is also the grand opening of the First Friday Beer Garden located on 15th St. next door to Fat Patty's. There will be live music a special drink menu.

Details about this event can be found here.
Photo from the Facebook event. 


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