4th of July Events and Activities around Louisville

4th of July Events and Activities around Louisville

4th of July is coming up soon! One of my favorite holidays, there are so many things to see and do!4th of July at Waterfront Park with The Louisville Orchestra - July 4th, Activities begin at 5pm with fireworks at ...

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**Giveaway** Win a 3 Class Pack from The Barre Code

**Giveaway** Win a 3 Class Pack from The Barre Code

This week we are having a great giveaway. You can win 3 free classes at The Barre Code, located at 12442 Shelbyville Rd. in Middletown. The Barre Code is a comprehensive women's fitness program that offers 7 distinct class types ...

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Our Farm Day

Our Farm Day

My kiddos and I went and picked blueberries at EarthWave Farm and went and had lunch and played at Gallrein Farms last week and had a wonderful time. Earthwave Farm is a little place about 5 minutes from Gallrein. They ...

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Nominate Your Favorite Travel Destination!

Nominate Your Favorite Travel Destination!

Help Macaroni Kid Family Travel recognize the most beloved travel destinations for kids & families! Who do parents turn to when they want to find the best hotels to stay at, cruises to embark upon, museums to discover, or aquariums ...

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DIY 4th of July Candle Holders

DIY 4th of July Candle Holders

Let your kids be creative and have fun as they craft patriotic candle holders to celebrate the 4th of July. Supplies: Baby food jar (or other glass container) Red, white, and blue tissue paper Glue Paint brush Battery operated candles ...

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Macaroni Recipe: Slow Cooker Beef and Broccoli

Macaroni Recipe: Slow Cooker Beef and Broccoli

Make your slow cooker the most frequently used appliance in your kitchen with a delicious and nutritious meal that only needs a few minutes of prep. Then you're free to move on with your day ... and there's only one ...

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Red, White, & Blue Sparkle Cookie

Red, White, & Blue Sparkle Cookie

Start an annual tradition when you whip up a batch of these Yummy Red, White, & Blue Sparkle Cookies for July 4th! They are great for picnics, family treats or midnight snacks and, best of all, they are easy to ...

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State FairĀ® Corn Dogs "Fuel Up For Fun" Sweepstakes

State FairĀ® Corn Dogs "Fuel Up For Fun" Sweepstakes

It's officially summer! We know that Macaroni Moms love to have quick and fun foods on hand for these laid back days! Your family will love State Fair® corn dogs, a delicious honey-sweetened batter-wrapped hot dog on a stick! Bursting ...

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Your Ultimate Summer Guide to Local Fun

Your Ultimate Summer Guide to Local Fun

Lots of Louisville area, kid-friendly fun this summer from A to Z! Subscribe to Macaroni Kid Louisville East to keep up-to-date on all the local activities all year long! www.LouisvilleEast.MacaroniKid.com.Follow us on Facebook and Twitter too! @MacKidLouEastA - All About ...

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Macaroni Kid Deals!

Macaroni Kid Deals!

If you are like me then you love a deal! Sales, promotions, whatever you want to call them, they will help you save some money when you are out with your kiddos!Green Bean Delivery - Save $15 with promo code: ...

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Sensory Friendly Movie

Sensory Friendly Movie

Macaroni Kid and Tinseltown Movie Theater have another special movie planned for you! A Sensory Friendly showing of the new movie "Minions" This showing is just for children with disabilities and their families. The showing will take place at Cinemark ...

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Some of my favorite playgrounds

Some of my favorite playgrounds

My kids love the playground. We have been to quite a few in the area over the years and definitely have our favorites. I am going to share some of mine. Feel free to comment after the article about which ...

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Birthday Party Guide

Birthday Party Guide

Have a Birthday coming up? Check out our Guide for lots of different options! We have soccer, magic, trains, bouncies, dancing, trampolines, MegaQuest, gymnastics, and more!!We will be adding even more locations in the coming weeks so check back often.Check ...

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The Summer Camp Guide is Out!! More Listings Added!

The Summer Camp Guide is Out!! More Listings Added!

Are you looking for things for your kids to do this summer? If you are then look out, this guide is so full of awesome activities you will want extra weeks just to fit them all in! I wish I ...

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2015 Vacation Bible School Guide

2015 Vacation Bible School Guide

Here is our 2015 Vacation Bible School Guide. If your church would like to be added, please go to the website and click the "Submit Event" button.

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Outdoor Summer Concerts

Outdoor Summer Concerts

Being outside at a concert in the summer is the best, even better, most of these are free and fun!If you know of any I left out, let me know!WFPK Waterfront Wednesdays, Waterfront Park, Big Four Lawn, 719 River Road. ...

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The Cultural Pass is now available!

The Cultural Pass is now available!

It is time to pick up your Cultural Pass! Passes are available at all Louisville Public Library Locations and Metro Community Centers. They are valid May 31 - August 7 and give you free access to 30 attractions for kids. ...

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Smart Girls Cleaning

Smart Girls Cleaning

Do you know that wonderful feeling you have when you get every room in your house clean at the same time? And your kiddos have not messed up one part of the house while you are cleaning the other? Yes, ...

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Louisville Area Farmers Markets 2015

Louisville Area Farmers Markets 2015

Shopping at a local farmers' market is great way to get local, organic, fresh produce. Many farmers markets have live entertainment. Most are outdoors throughout the summer, but there are a few locations that have them year round. Louisville has ...

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Cheap Summer Movies coming this Summer!

Cheap Summer Movies coming this Summer!

The Summer Movie Showcase is coming this Summer to Cinemark! $1 Movies are a great way to beat the heat and a great answer to "I'm bored"See the full movie schedule for Tinseltown, St. Matthews, and Preston Crossings.I am sure ...

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Kentucky and Indiana County Fairs

Kentucky and Indiana County Fairs

Some of my favorite memories as a child was going to different county fairs with my parents and grandparents. Tractor pulls, Pageants, Horse shows, Demolition Derbies, and Midways! So many fun things to do. Along with the food and music, ...

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Storytimes at the Louisville Free Public Library

Storytimes at the Louisville Free Public Library

With 18 locations surrounding Louisville, you can always find something happening at the LFPL! Weekly reoccuring library activities are listed here. One time only activites will appear on the newsletter and calendar. Since this is Louisville East Macaroni Kid, I've ...

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Website for Info on Family Friendly Movies, Apps, Books and More.

Website for Info on Family Friendly Movies, Apps, Books and More.

My son is almost 7 now and he is starting to grow out of some of the movies he loved when he was younger. Between the super hot days and staying up a little later since school is out he ...

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