July 8, 2014 - 7:21pm
Independence Day! We all know the big history of the war, but what about Kentucky's role in it?
November 20, 2012 - 11:00am
Buck the usual Black Friday destinations and come to Locust grove instead for some unique gift ideas.
On Thursday, we will all give collective thanks for what we have. Then, the following day (or maybe even that night, depending on whether or not the turkey and massive carb intake have conquered our collective will to move), we will get up in the wee, wee hours of the a.m. and battle our fellow...
October 24, 2012 - 2:24pm
There's an educational and entertaining family event this weekend that doesn't involve pumpkins or ghosts: the 18th Century Market Fair at historic Locust Grove.
Attention, kindly sirs and madams. 'Tis time for the Market Fair at Locust Grove, where 18th century history will be brought to life for your family's goodly pleasure. To be sure, readers, the colonial interpreters at William Croghan's home, located six miles up-river from...
July 22, 2011 - 11:02pm
Everyone is invited to celebrate 50 years of public ownership of Locust Grove with food, drinks, games of the era, and fun. All afternoon there will be free admission for all, great food, and the music of 1961.
Just off River Road, on Blankenbaker Lane, is wonderful Locust Grove; one of the brightest jewels in ante bellum Louisville’s crown. The home was visited by presidents James Monroe, Andrew Jackson, and Zachary Taylor, and was a stopping point for famed explorers Meriwether Lewis and...