5 Must Visit Places In Louisville, Kentucky

Are you headed to The Cheer Alliance or the WSF All Star Cheer and Dance Championship this weekend? Well if so, we’ve got a few things to take up your free time to get the most out of your trip to Louisville, Kentucky!

It will be one action packed weekend filled with tons of teams from all over, so if you decide to stay an extra day or just need a break from the venue, check out these 5 places.

5 must visit places in Louisville, Kentucky


Churchill Downs Kentucky Derby Museum

You can’t make a trip to Louisville, Kentucky and NOT check out the Kentucky Derby Museum. At Churchill Downs, every day is Derby Day! If you can’t attend the Kentucky Derby, this museum is the next best thing. Head over to their website for more information!

*Cakes With Kris Kringle Saturday, December 8th


Mega Cavern Mega Zips

The Louisville Mega Cavern offers many fun adventures including zip lining, biking, rope courses and much more all underground! The Mega Quest has the only fully underground aerial ropes challenge course in the world and runs beneath the City of Louisville. Walk-in’s are welcome, but to claim your spot ahead of time check out their website!


Louisville Zoo

Just have an hour of free time? Here’s the perfect time filler! Founded in 1969, the Louisville Zoo stretches over 134 acres filled with some of your favorite animals. You can tour the zoo at your own pace or check out some extra fun things the zoo has to offer. Head on over to their website for full details!

*Santa’s Safari December 8th and 9th


Louisville Slugger Museum and Factory

Louisville Slugger baseball bats have played a huge role in the sport of baseball, and you can visit the place where it all started! Explore the factory or schedule a private tour and receive a fun sized personalized Louisville Slugger bat. The opportunities are endless at the museum, so plan your visit now! Check out the Louisville Slugger Museum and Factory website.

*Santa Swings By Louisville Slugger on Saturday, December 8th


Louisville Riverboats

Explore some of Louisville, Kentucky’s greatest history! The steamboat sightseeing tickets can be purchased the day of the cruise, but schedule ahead of time to claim your dinner and lunch reservations. Climb aboard the Belle or the Mary M. Miller and experience two unique destinations with a view! Click here for the Louisville at See Level website.

*Breakfast with Santa and Mrs. Clause Saturday, December 8th


Christmas is right around the corner, and majority of these must visit places have fun holiday events happening NOW! Check out their website to get in on the fun this weekend.

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