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  • Visit Freeman Lake, Christmas in the Park

    Christmas in the Park

    This holiday season, once you have all your special people together and you are ready for something to do that is fun, free and local, head on over to Freeman Lake Park for Christmas in the Park until Jan 1, from 6-11 p.m.

  • State Theater hosts Christmas line-up

    Historic State Theater

    During the Christmas season the historic State Theater, located at 209 West Dixie Avenue in Elizabethtown, has scheduled a line-up of holiday movie classics, and a musical performance or two, designed especially for the season.

    Now showing:

    “Scrooged,” showing tonight at 7 p.m.

    In this 1988 modernization of “A Christmas Carol,” Bill Murray stars as a selfish, cynical T.V. executive who is haunted by three spirits bearing lessons on Christmas Eve.

  • Actors Theater presents ‘A Christmas Carol’

    Actors Theater

  • Tillis to perform at Galt House

    Galt House Hotel

    “Christmas at the Galt House Hotel” is proud to announce country music superstar singer and songwriter Pam Tillis will star in a new holiday dinner show. The new show, “Pam Tillis and friends: A Kentucky Christmas Dinner Show” will feature some traditional Christmas songs, as well as some of Tillis’ favorites.

  • Create your own glassblown ornament


    Want to create your own glass Christmas ornaments? “Flame Your Own Snowman” is an opportunity for visitors to work one-on-one with glass blower Mark Payton, who is located in the Glassworks gallery, to create your own snowman!

    Glassworks is a multi-use facility located in the heart of downtown Louisville and dedicated to the art of glass works by featuring two working glass studios, two glass galleries, a walk-in workshop, daily tours, events spaces, and much more.

  • Louisville hosts ‘40 Nights of Lights’ through Jan. 4

    Light Up Louisville

    Looking for a Christmas activity in downtown Louisville? How about the time honored tradition of scoping out Christmas light with Louisville’s “40 Nights of Lights” which runs through Jan. 4.

    This Christmas activity criss-crosses downtown and will include music, and other celebrations along four blocks of Fourth Street from the Galt House to 4th Street Live!

  • Christmas at Galt House in fifth year of production

    Christmas at the Galt House

    Christmas at the Galt House Ho- tel, located at 140 North 4th Street, Louisville, has returned for its fifth year with complete transformations that will stimulate all of the senses.

    The event runs through Dec. 31, and presents the featured attraction, KaLightoscope: A Christmas Carol; Pam Tillis and Friends: A Kentucky Christmas Dinner Show; English Village with animated figurines and children activities; Peppermint Express Kiddie Train; Gingerbread House Contest; Dancing Bellman, shopping, and more.

    Your ticket includes:

  • North Pole Express takes off from Kentucky Railway Museum

    Complied by Staff

    Trains figure prominently in many holiday stories and activities and Crestwood’s Yew Dell Gardens as well as New Haven’s Kentucky Railway museum have prepared a Christmas treat for visitors.

  • Kentucky Horse Park sponsors Southern Lights Festival

    Kentucky Horse Park

    The Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Kentucky sponsors the annual Southern Lights Holiday Festival through Dec. 31, from 5:30-10 p.m. located at 3785 Campground Road, Lexington, Kentucky.

  • Frazier Museum celebrates ‘Holidays Around the World’

    Frazier History Museum

    The Frazier History Museum is delighted to host stunning sites of the season—back by popular demand, the museum will bring its guests a very special exhibition; the fourth annual “Holidays Around the World.”

    This culturally rich display of trees, lights and traditional objects, each created by local residents, showcases holiday celebrations throughout Louisville’s growing and diverse ethnic communities.