Pioneer Days

It’s Pioneer Days in Mercer County this weekend! All events are held in the downtown Harrodsburg area – near Fort Harrod State Park SCHEDULE OF EVENTS FRIDAY–2012 Pioneer Days Kick Off Vendor booths open 3:00 PM 5:30 PM-5:45 PM Opening ceremony with Mercer County Chamber of Commerce 6:00 PM-7:30 PM Larry Sanders & The Boarderline […]

Tomato Festival

Tomato Sampling, Growing Seminars, and MORE! 8th Annual Tomato Festival at The Arboretum, State Botanical Garden of Kentucky August 10, 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Admission: $4 per adult; $2 for Friends of the Arboretum and kids ages 3 – 12 (2 and Under are Free) If you have been dreaming about tasty treats such as tomato […]

Back to School Rallies!

On Saturday, nearly 20 Lexington neighborhoods will host rallies where some 8,000 students will receive free school supplies for primary, elementary, middle and high schools. Food, resources and kids’ activities will also be available. Registration takes place between 9-11 a.m. and distribution starts at noon. The following locations are involved: ■ Carver Neighborhood Center, 522 […]

Hats Off Day!

Hats Off to Kentucky’s Horse Industry Day is a celebration of the horse and its impact on the state of Kentucky. The day offers fun family activities including arts and crafts for children,  pony rides, interactive educational booths, thrilling equestrian competition, and it’s all free! Hats Off Day is the only day of the year […]

Cooking Up Fun at Wild Thyme!

My kids and I love to cook – they help me in the kitchen when the recipe is something I feel confident they will have a few little jobs to do.  They love to help us grow veggies in our garden and it’s fun to involve them in creating something with them.  I wanted them […]

Touch A Truck

Touch a TruckAugust 26, 2012 1 – 5 p.m. Keeneland  Touch-A-Truck, organized by Child Development Centers of the Bluegrass (CDCB), offers a unique opportunity for Central Kentuckians, young and old alike, to touch and explore construction vehicles of all sizes, emergency vehicles, and service vehicles we are typically not allowed to touch, in order to […]

Bluegrass Fair Discounts

There are numerous ticket discounts available for the Bluegrass Fair… REGULAR PRICES ARE (At the gate) $6 Admission  (Kids 6 and under are free) $15 Ride wristband (Does not include admission) Single ride tickets are available at $1.00 each-Rides vary in cost and most take more than 2 ride tickets each. Some rides have age […]

It’s Fair Time in the Bluegrass!

Here’s information on numerous local summer fairs going on!  Message me if you know of more!  lexfun4kids@gmail.com Kentucky State Fair August 15 – August 25 http:/www.kystatefair.org/ Clark Co. Fair June 15th – June 22 http:/www.clarkcountykyfair.org/ Bluegrass Fair in Lexington July 11 – 21 http:/www.lionsclubbluegrassfair.com/ Jessamine Co Fair July 8  – 13 http:/www.jessaminefair.com/ Scott Co Fair June […]

2nd Sunday Event

Blue Grass Airport and community partners will once again invite the general public to participate in their favorite fitness activities on the airport’s runway during 2nd Sunday at Blue Grass Airport. Attendees are invited to bring their bikes, rollerblades, Frisbees and sporting equipment. We will have performances on our main stage and you can view […]

Day Out With Thomas Review

Peep! Peep!  All Aboard for some Thomas fun!! Check out the Review and Tips shared from our 2012 Visit!! My family and I headed down to New Haven (1 hr 15 min drive from Lex) for a day with Thomas!  When we arrived we headed to the Putt Putt area for a few minutes while […]

High Hope Steeplechase

 High Hope Steeplechase The best part of this are the Jack Russell Terrier Races!  Too cute!!! (Those start at Noon) A day of racing at the Horse Park with loads of activities for the kids including face painting, arts & crafts, stick horse races and more. Tickets: $25/carload.

St. Joseph Maternity Fair

Join St. Joseph East as they host the 13th annual Maternity Fair.  Register ONLINE!  Saturday, May 12th 9 am – Noon  Great speakers, vendors, and loads of information for moms to be or new moms!

Home Depot Kids Workshop

Build a Planter Box Saturday 9 am – Noon *No reservations needed Kids can build a planter box and add plants for a touch of color • Kids will learn to build their very own planter box while learning tool safety • Have fun, make friends and gain a sense of achievement and work ethic • You […]

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