Whether you’re planning a staycation or vacation, there’s so many fun things to do in Louisville that you’ll want to make this a frequent destination! Louisville is most known for the world-famous Kentucky Derby and world-class bourbon. But also, this midwest river city is rich in art, culture, history and lots of family friendly attractions. All of which are why Louisville Kentucky is one of the best places to visit any time of the year!
Thunder Over Louisville is the official kickoff to the Kentucky Derby Festival. But it also marks one of the largest annual fireworks extravaganzas in North America! From flyovers to fireworks, expect to be dazzled with fun and fascination of what’s up in the sky that will literally lift you off of your seats and take you by storm!
Local Kentuckians call Louisville “Bourbon City” for good reason! Louisville is the world renowned Bourbon Capital of the World. And while there are over 95 bourbon distilleries in Kentucky, there’s several bourbon distilleries packed in the heart of Louisville that produce the iconic American whiskey. And they’re all waiting for you to sip and experience some of Kentucky’s finest spirits!
Taylorsville Lake State Park Campground is located less than an hour from Louisville and Lexington, Kentucky. It’s a great Kentucky State Park with impeccable campground amenties and outdoor activities. Enjoy camping, hiking, horseback riding, fishing, kayaking and boating without leaving the state park. This 1200 acre Kentucky State Park is a perfect getaway amidst amazing horse country in heart of the Kentucky Bourbon Trail.