Nov 8 2019 Public invited to give feedback on vision plan for WWI memorial in Joe Creason Park

Louisville Parks and Recreation is in the process of developing a vision plan for a World War I memorial in Joe Creason Park honoring Camp Zachary Taylor’s contribution to the United States’ efforts in the Great War. The first public workshop will take place at 6 p.m. Wednesday, November 13 at the Cyril Allgeier Community Center, 4101 Cadillac Court. The public is invited to attend, offer input and ask questions.

Nov 8 2019 Public invited to give feedback on vision plan for WWI memorial in Joe Creason Park

Louisville Parks and Recreation is in the process of developing a vision plan for a World War I memorial in Joe Creason Park honoring Camp Zachary Taylor’s contribution to the United States’ efforts in the Great War. The first public workshop will take place at 6 p.m. Wednesday, November 13 at the Cyril Allgeier Community Center, 4101 Cadillac Court. The public is invited to attend, offer input and ask questions.

About Camp Zachary Taylor

Nov 7 2019 Winter Woods Spectacular tickets on sale now

Pre-purchased tickets are required for the one of a kind event
 

Nov 4 2019 Sign-ups for Louisville Parks and Recreation winter basketball leagues underway

Registration for Louisville Parks and Recreation's adult winter basketball league at the Cyril Allgeier Community Center is now open.  

Co-ed play is encouraged, and the league is geared towards players 18 years of age and older.

Typically teams are made up of eight or more players, and they are guaranteed at least six fully-staffed league games. Registration cost is $450 per team.  

Nov 2 2019 November at Locust Grove features passion, favorite authors and more

Afternoon Lecture Series
Frank Kelderman | Afloat at Locust Grove: Traversing Indian Diplomacy on the Ohio River
Wednesday, November 6, 1:15 pm

Nov 1 2019 Jack O' Lantern Spectacular hosts its first Sensory Night

 

Oct 28 2019 Louisville Metro’s Chief Financial Officer and Parks & Recreation Director provide update on golf courses

An evaluation team will soon review 13 bids submitted during a Request For Proposals (RFP) process for the management, operation and maintenance of Louisville’s public golf courses, according to an update provided today to Louisville Metro Council President David James by Chief Financial Officer Daniel Frockt and Parks and Recreation Director Dana Kasler.

Oct 23 2019 Louisville Metro seeking ‘Light Up’ Christmas tree

Louisville Metro is looking for someone to donate the large Christmas tree that will stand in Jefferson Square Park through the holidays.

“This tree will be the centerpiece of Light Up Louisville and the city’s month-long celebration of the holidays,” said Mayor Greg Fischer. “We’ve been blessed with good luck in finding the perfect Christmas tree every year. If you believe you have one that fits the bill, please give us a call.”

Oct 18 2019 Historic Locust Grove to hold public meeting about proposed site changes


Oct 7 2019 Wilderness Louisville Forest Adventure Set for Saturday, October 19

Adventure will feature overnight camping for the first time

Sep 30 2019 Explore the 18th century this October at Locust Grove

Afternoon Lecture Series
Stuart Sanders: Kentucky Duels
Wednesday, October 2, 1:15 pm

Sep 23 2019 “Canoemobile” back for 8th year

Fun and exploration on the Ohio River Oct. 4-5
 

Sep 13 2019 Louisville Metro Government issues request for proposals on public golf courses

LOUISVILLE, KY (September 13, 2019) - As Louisville Metro Government works to address budget constraints caused by the increasing state pension obligation and lack of new revenue, Louisville Parks and Recreation today issued a request for proposals (RFP) for management, operation, and maintenance of its 10 golf courses.

Sep 12 2019 Beechmont Community Center to host soccer skill clinics in conjunction with Louisville FC

The Beechmont Community Center and Louisville City FC will be hosting the second annual Soccer Skills Clinic at the outdoor futsal court on Saturday, September 21 and Saturday, September 28.

Beechmont is located just off Southern Parkway at  205 W. Wellington Avenue, 40214. The clinic, which is targeted for boys and girls 5-13 years of age, is free of charge. The clinic will begin at 10 a.m. sharp and end at noon each day.

Sep 11 2019 Public feedback to be presented on Eastern Parkway improvement study


The second public meeting on an Eastern Parkway improvement study will be held at 6 p.m.  Tuesday, Sept. 24, where the project team will present feedback and input gathered from the first public meeting and online. The Eastern Parkway Transportation Study is aimed at updating the Eastern Parkway corridor between Cherokee Park and Crittenden Drive to make it more user friendly to motorists, pedestrians and cyclists while improving drainage and landscaping.