Friday, November 9, 2018

This Weekend In Kentucky - Free or Cheap Events by Region

Here are a few seasonal adventures that we would suggest if your family wants to have fun this weekend without breaking the bank.  

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We don't know about you, but we are not quite ready for the holiday season, but we are looking forward to the basketball season!

Eastern Kentucky 

SaturdayCross Court Basketball Clinic

Where: University of Pikeville

What: One-day basketball clinic for local boys and girls currently in 1-6th grade.  Registration begins at 8:30am.  Elisha Justice, former Kentucky Mr. Basketball Winner, a former player at the University of Louisville and the University of Pikeville, now current head coach of Pikeville High School.

On the Cheap: This is a FREE one-day clinic.

Central Kentucky

Saturday | General Madness, 5:30pm

What: An annual event to support the boys Junior Varsity and Varsity basketball teams at Thomas Nelson High School.

Where: Thomas Nelson High School, Bardstown

On the Cheap: Scrimmage is FREE to watch.

Sunday |  Kentucky Wildcats Women's Basketball vs. Southern University Women's Basketball, 7pm

Where: Memorial Coliseum, Lexington

On the Cheap: $5-10 per ticket, children under 6 are FREE.

South Central Kentucky

Saturday |  Guided Hike to Eagles Point, 2-3:30pm

What: Lace up your hiking shoes and prepare to warm up your hams and your glutes as you hike along one of the park's most popular trails, Eagles Point!

Where: Dales Hollow Lake State Resort Park

On the Cheap: FREE guided hike.

Louisville Metro Area 

Saturday | Dribble Clinic, 9-10am

Where: 2041 River Road

What: Pre-register for a dribble clinic. Offered every Saturday.

On the Cheap: $15 per player.

For more opportunities to strengthen basketball skills visit this Lessons and Learning page on

North Central Kentucky 

Saturday | Georgetown Collge vs. Brescia University, 2pm

Where:  Reid Alumni Gym, 400 East College St. Georgetown

What: Women's Basketball

On the Cheap: $10 for adults, $5 for students, and 12 and younger FREE.

Western Kentucky

Saturday | Murray State Racers Basketball

Where: Murray State University

What: Two consecutive games in CSFB Basketball Arena.  Women's Basketball vs. Oakland City, 5pm and Men's Basketball vs. Wright State, 7pm

On the Cheap: General admission to Women's Basketball game is $7 for adults and $5 for children.

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.


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