August 12, 2011 - 9:15am
Planning a trip to the zoo? Here's how to stay cool.
I take my kids to the Louisville Zoo a lot. Well usually. This summer has been exceptionally hot so we haven't been as often. I have been waiting for the "big cool down" and with 85 degrees on Wednesday I thought that was it. Well, it was still hot at the zoo, but we...
July 19, 2011 - 10:00am
The Renaissance Fun Park has seen some changes through the years but remains a staple of Middletown.
When I start to think about summer sports that dominated my childhood here in Louisville, a couple things come to mind: pickup basketball with the mantra “no blood, no foul,” street hockey- minus the skates because come on who am I fooling, I can’t go more than three inches before...
June 8, 2011 - 1:39pm
I'll bet many of you have driven past this area attraction. Step inside and see what it's about.
My kids wanted to visit Dinosaur World. You’ve probably seen it on I-65 at the Cave City exit. Just after the exit you pass a life size dinosaur with a sign that reads “Dinosaur World Just Missed Us!” So we went on Monday afternoon.
June 7, 2011 - 2:51pm
Visit the Horse Cave area for a little bit of Australia. Who knew there were so many kangaroos in Kentucky.
First off I have to admit that when planning our trip, I did not allow enough time at Kentucky Down Under. I didn’t realize just how much they have to offer! The brochure says “Spend the WHOLE DAY in Our Piece of Australia. ” You most certainly can. I’m going to...
June 2, 2011 - 9:15am
Come see 600 pounds of Hope, new at the zoo!
A 16 year-old world traveler has taken up residence at the Louisville Zoo. If you've visited recently you may have already seen her. Hope, a 600 pound pygmy hippopotamus has taken her place in the habitat in the Gorilla Forest. She joins 17 year-old Maji Kitoto, the Zoo...