Summer Fun Guide Listings

May 23, 2007 at 11:52 pm

Summer Fun Guide Listings

            LEO’s got more than 100 opportunities here for you to get out and about this summer. No excuses — “American Idol” is over. But Sanjaya is forever.

Get fresh

Farmers’ markets

For more info on area farmers’ markets, go to (Kentucky Department of Agriculture) or



Bardstown Road/Highlands Farmers’ Market — Presbyterian Church parking lot, 1722 Bardstown Rd., Sat. 8am-1pm, thru Dec. 21, 287-8206.

Beargrass Farmers Market — 4100 Shelbyville Rd.,
Sat. 8am-noon, June 23-Oct. 27, 456-2800.

Beechmont Open-Air Market — Southern Parkway and Wellington, Sat. 8am-noon, thru Sept.

Eastwood Farmers’ Market — 16010 Eastwood on the
cut-off road in the parking lot of Eastwood Christian Church,
Sat. 8am-1pm, thru Sept., 244-7777.

Hidden Hollow Orchard and Wildlife Society
3200 Apple Hill
Rd., starts in Sept., daylight hours,, 897-0719.

Jeffersontown Farmers’ Market — Jeffersontown Pavilion, Watterson Trail at Taylorsville Rd., Sat. 7:30am until sold out, Thu. 3pm-sold out, thru Nov. 8.

Middletown Farmers’ Market — Village Square Shopping Center, 11800 Shelbyville Rd., Sat. 8:30am-noon, June 1-Sept. 1, 845-2117.

Ninth Street Market — YMCA-Quinn Chapel Church parking lot, Ninth and Chestnut streets, Wed.-Sun. 10am-7pm, thru Dec. 24.

Old Louisville Farmers’ Market — Walnut Street Baptist Church parking lot, Third and St. Catherine, Wed. 3-6pm,
Sat. 8am-noon, June 1-mid Oct.

Phoenix Hill Farmers’ Market – 829 E. Market St. in the parking lot of Felice Vineyards, Melillo’s and The Bodega,
Tue. 3-7pm, thru Oct. 30, 583-7133.

Portland Farmers’ Market — Port-Shaw CDC parking lot, 38th & Market, Sat. 9am-1pm, June 11-Oct. 30.

Rowan Street Farmers’ Market — Commodities Building, corner of 19th and Rowan St., Mon.-Fri. 8am-4pm,
June 27-Sept.

Smoketown/Shelby Park Farmers’ Market — Meyzeek Middle School parking lot, 828 S Jackson St., Sat. 9am-noon, June 2-Oct. 30.

St. Francis in the Fields Episcopal Church Farmers’ Market — Wolf Pen Branch Road at U.S. 42, Sat. 10am and Tue. 4pm-sold out, May 28-Oct., 228-1176.

Temple Farmers’ Market — Temple parking lot, Hwy. 42 & Lime Kiln Ln., Tue.-Thu. 3-7pm, thru Nov.



Apple Valley Green House — Corydon, off Indiana 135, daily 8am-5pm, year-round.

Jeffersonville Farmers’ Market — Preservation Park, Tue. 3-6pm, Sat. 9:30am-12:30pm, thru Oct., (812) 283-0301.

Gettelfinger Produce — Floyds Knobs, off U.S. 150, 5303 Scottsville Rd., daily thru Oct., 7am-8pm, (812) 923-8428.

Huber Orchard and Winery — Starlight, off U.S. 150,
19816 Huber Rd., daily year-round, Mon.-Sat. 11am-8pm,
Sun. 11am-6pm, (812) 923-9813.

Joe Huber Family Farm and Restaurant — Starlight off U.S. 150, 2421 Scottsville Rd., Mon.-Thu. 8am-8pm, Fri.-Sat. 8am-9pm, Sun. 10am-7pm, May-Oct., (812) 923-5255.

New Albany Farmers’ Market — Market and Bank intersection, Wed. 4-7pm., Sat. 8am-1pm, May 28-Oct.,
(812) 941-0018.

Square in Charlestown — on Indiana 3 North, Thu. 3-6pm, June-Oct., (812) 283-0301.

Stumler Orchard and Restaurant — Clark County off U.S. 150, 10924 Saint John Rd, daily through Dec. 23. Mon.-Sat. 11am-8pm, Sun. 11am-6pm, (812) 923-3832.


Consume a corndog, serenade with Shakespeare, bask in Beatles

Festival Guide

Greater Louisville



24-28 Abbey Road on the River: Belvedere, Galt House, Waterfront Park, Beatles tribute featuring 75 bands over nine stages, prices/times vary, (216) 378-1980 or

26 — 13 Hours Of Fleur de Lis Mountain Bike Race: Cherokee/Seneca Parks, X3 Event mountain bike race,

26-27Kentucky Reggae Festival: Water Tower, River Road and Zorn Ave., 1-11:30pm, with Caribbean cuisine and market, children’s activities and reggae music, $5, 583-0333 or

26-27 — Fleur de Lis Festival: Waterfront Park, Sat. 9am-8pm, Sun. 10am-6pm, celebrates city’s French heritage w/ with an outdoor market and garden, music, art, jewelry and collectibles, 893-6749.

27 — Beatersville Car & Bike Show: Phoenix Hill Tavern, 644 Baxter Ave., traditional car show, pre-1972 cars, featuring live music by King Sonic, Muddy Nasty River and more,

27-28Family FunFest: Churchill Downs, 11:30am, with kids’ activities, rides, games and face painting, $2, 636-4400.



1-2Portland Family Reunion Festival: Northwestern Pkwy., 33rd-35th streets, Fri. 5-11pm, Sat. noon-11pm, features carnival rides, booths, a parade (Sat., noon), arts and crafts, casino, live music and more, 776-5505.

1-2 — British Bash: St. Joe’s Children’s Home, 2823 Frankfort Ave., featuring live music, food and more than 200 British cars, 499-2253 or

1-2 — Americana World Fest: Americana Community Center, 4801 Southside Dr., Fri. 7-9pm, Sat. 2-10pm, features international food, music and children’s activities, free,

2-3 — Highlands-Douglass Art Show: Douglass Park/Community Center, 2301 Douglass Blvd., 10am-6pm, second annual show benefits neighborhood, features juried art, live music, kids activities and more, 454-5800.

9-10Louisville Irish Fest: Belvedere, Sat. 11am-9pm, Sun. 11am-6pm, celebrates Irish heritage with music, cultural exhibits, vendors, food and more, 609-2826,

10 — St. Matthews Community Festival: Brown Park, noon-6pm, with food, music, magicians, rock-climbing wall, petting zoo and more, 899-2523.

13-16 — Lyndon Area Fair: Robsion Park (behind the Lyndon Post Office), Wed.-Thu. 5-9pm, Fri. 4-10pm, Sat. noon-10pm, with rides, fireworks, arts and crafts, live music and more, 339-9115.

15-16Kentuckiana Pride Festival: Belvedere, features parade, beer garden, music and more,

20-July 12 — Kentucky Shakespeare Festival: Central Park, featuring plays “Measure for Measure,” “The Taming of the Shrew” and more, 637-4933.

22-23Sun Circle Celebration: Clarksville, Falls of the Ohio State Park, 10am-4pm, Native American arts and crafts festival, (812) 280-9970 or

22-24 — Louisville’s Greek Festival: Belvedere, Fri.-Sat. 11:30am-10pm, Sun. noon-7pm, celebrates Greek culture with music, arts and crafts, food and more, 425-7775.

23GospelFest: Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom, showcases regional talent and national acts like Love Fellowship Choir and New Breed, 366-2231 or

24 — Taste of Frankfort Avenue: Clifton Center, 2117 Payne St., 4-7pm, features food and beverage samplings from more than 25 restaurants, 896-8480.

29-30 — Shively Independence Festival: Shively Park, 3920 Dixie Hwy., featuring balloon glow, fireworks, arts and crafts, games, food and music, 449-5000.

30 — Independence Day Celebration: E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park, featuring music, food, children’s activities and fireworks (10pm), 426-8950.



3-4 Waterfront Independence Festival: Waterfront Park, city celebration with fireworks, food, beer garden and live music, 574-3768.

4Crescent Hill Old-Fashioned Fourth of July:
Peterson-Dumesnil House, 301 S. Peterson Ave., noon-10:30pm, with 5K run, bike ride, antique car parade down Frankfort Ave., fireworks, watermelon-eating contest and more, 897-7819.

5-8KidsFest: Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom, featuring kid-size rides, decorations, entertainment, jugglers, face-painting and more, 366-2231 or

13-14 Blues ’n’ Jazz Barbecue Festival: Water Tower, Fri. 5-11:30pm, Sat. 4-11:30pm, with live music, barbecue and more, $5, 583-0333 or

8 — Riverside Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Social,
7410 Moorman Rd., 1-6pm, featuring ice-cream-eating contest, games, children’s activities and music, 935-6809.

7-8SummerFest/Threshing Days: Otter Creek Park, with arts and crafts, music, food, antique steam engines, demonstrations and more, 574-4583.

21 — Celebration: A Christian Music Festival,
Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom, featuring pop, rock and spiritually-influenced music, with Todd Agnew, (800) 727-3267.

21-22Operation Brightside/Coca-Cola Volleyball Classic: Seneca Park and Baxter Jack’s, annual volleyball tournament, 574-2613.

27-28 — Forecastle Fest: Belvedere, annual music, art, activist festival, featuring more than 35 local bands, artists and organizations, including De La Soul, 472-7555,

27-28 — Kentucky Colonels Kentucky Music Weekend: Iroquois Park, Fri. 7-11pm, Sat. noon-11pm, folk music festival with concerts, workshops and more, 348-5237.

28-29 — West Louisville Appreciation Festival: Shawnee Park, with music, games, rides and more,



2-5Street Rod Nationals: Kentucky Expo Center, hot rod show with demonstrations, games and more,
(901) 452-4030.

3-4Kentucky Bluegrass Music Festival: Belvedere, Fri. 5-11 pm, Sat. 4-11pm, with live music, food, children’s activities and more, $5, 583-0333 or

3-5Berrytown-Griffytown Summer Festival: Berrytown Park, Fri. 6-10pm, Sat. noon-10pm, Sun. 2-8pm, with arts and crafts, rides, food, car show and more, 245-8297.

10-11St. Joseph Orphans Picnic: 2823 Frankfort Ave., Fri. 5-10pm, Sat. noon-midnight, more than 60 booths with games, food, raffles and more, 893-0241 or

16-26 — Kentucky State Fair: Kentucky Expo Center, featuring exhibits, concerts, agricultural and commercial displays and more, 367-5000.

23-24Sellersburg Celebrates: Sellersburg, Ind., Silver Creek Township Park, with food and specialty booths, balloon glow, car show and more, (812) 786-3098.

25 — Brew at the Zoo: Louisville Zoo, 1100 Trevilian Way, live music and samplings from area microbreweries,
459-2181 or



1-2Rock the Water Tower: Water Tower, 4-11:30pm, featuring live music, beer garden, food and more, $5-$8,
583-0333 or

9-16 — Jeffersontown Gaslight Festival: Taylorsville Rd./Watterson Tr., with arts and crafts, parade, balloon glow (dusk Friday), music and more, 267-1674.

10-15 — National Quartet Convention: Expo Center, Southern gospel music festival with local, national and regional acts, 961-0988.

15-16 — Falls of the Ohio Fossil Festival, Clarksville, Falls of the Ohio State Park, Sat. 9am-6pm, Sun. 10am-5pm, includes workshops, hikes and tours, (812) 283-9970.

beyond louisville

24-27Kentucky Mountain Laurel Festival: Pineville, Ky., arts and crafts, parade, street dance, music, (606) 337-6103.

25-28 — 35th Annual Kentucky Speleofest: Munfordville, Ky., Hart Co. Fairgrounds, hosted by Louisville Grotto Club, camping, karaoke, cave trips, (812) 597-0275 or
[email protected].

26Cornbread Festival: Monticello, Ky., Mill Spring Park, arts and crafts, corn mill grinding demonstrations, tours,
(606) 348-3064.

26Starlight Strawberry Festival: Starlight, Ind., St. John’s Church, 8310 St. Johns Road, with build-your-own strawberry shortcake, rides, juried art show, games and more, (812) 923-5785.

26-27 — Crafts in the Village: Gilbertsville, Ky., Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park, juried arts/crafts,
(800) 325-0146.

31-June 3Poke Sallet Festival and Homecoming: Harlan, Ky., features children’s rides, arts and crafts, beauty pageant, dinner, trail rides and more, (606) 573-4717.

31-June 3Glasgow Highland Games: Lucas, Ky., Barren River Lake State Resort Park, celebrates Scottish heritage w/ parade, volleyball tournament, pipe and drum competition, golf, medieval battles and more, (270) 651-3141 or



1-2Pennington Folk Music Festival: Princeton, Ky., Butler Lawn, with traditional folk and bluegrass music by “Hee-Haw” star Roni Stoneman, Eddie Pennington, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band and more, (270) 365-7080.

1-2Yellowbanks Dulcimer Festival: Owensboro, Ky., English Park, with free concerts and workshops, handmade crafts, vendors and live music by Joe Collins, Russell Cook and more, (270) 684-1631.

1-2 — Bardstown Bluegrass Festival: Bardstown, Ky., live music by Dan Paisley & the Southern Grass, Bluegrass 101, Timberline Drive and more, (502) 252-9004 or

1-3Old Fort Harrod Beef Festival: Harrodsburg, Ky., Old Fort Harrod State Park, with arts and crafts, festival food, crafts, 5K race and music from Kentucky Headhunters,
(859) 734-3314.

1-3 — Troy Strawberry Festival: Troy, Ohio, Miami County Fairgrounds, celebrates all things strawberry with food, art, contests, live music and more, (800) 348-8993.

2 — Outdoor Women Festival: Madison, Ind., Big Oaks National Wildlife Refuge, encourages fun and success in outdoors for women, (812) 273-0783,

2-July 9Highland Renaissance Faire — Eminence, Ky., with jousting, mud show, jugglers, musicians, crafts, period food and more, $12, (502) 845-0806 or

7-10Newport Italianfest: Newport, Ky., riverfront, celebrates Italian heritage with food, art, games, music and more, (859) 292-3666 or

8-9 — Kentucky Lake Bluegrass Festival: Aurora, Ky., Kenlake State Resort Park, features Nothin’ Fancy, Williams and Clark Expedition, Blue Highway and more, (270) 527-3128.

8-9 — Seedtime on the Cumberland: Whitesburg, Ky., Appalshop Center, featuring screenings of Appalshop films, traditional mountain arts and crafts, food and more, with music by Charlie Louvin, Lee Sexton and more, (606) 633-0108.

8-10Great American Brass Band Festival: Danville, Ky., Centre College, featuring world-renowned brass bands, parade, balloon race, picnic, food and more, (800) 755-0076.

9 — New Castle Spring Fling: New Castle, Ky., courthouse, with antiques, home tours, arts and crafts, flea market and more, (502) 845-4181.

9-16Bill Monroe’s Memorial Bean Blossom Bluegrass Festival: Bean Blossom, Ind., Bill Monroe Memorial Park, with live music by Ralph Stanley & the Clinch Mountain Boys, J.D. Crowe & New South and more,
(800) 414-4677 or

9-16 — W.C. Handy Blues and Barbecue Festival: Henderson, Ky., Audubon Mill Park, festival honors father of blues, W.C. Handy, with music, food, arts and more,
(800) 648-3128 or

11-16 — Bullitt County Fair: Shepherdsville, Ky., Bullitt County Fairgrounds, 245 at I-65, with rides, fair food and more, (502) 543-4855.

14-16Ichthus Music Festival: Wilmore, Ky., Ichthus Farm, live music by Switchfoot, Third Day, TobyMac and more, (859) 858-3001 or

16-17Pleasant Hill Antique Show & Sale: Harrodsburg, Ky., Shaker Village, featuring arts, crafts and demonstrations, (800) 734-5611.

15-17 — Indy Jazz Fest: Indianapolis, Ind., Military Park, featuring national, regional and local jazz and blues musicians, (317) 239-5151 or

16-17MainStrasse River Raid Renaissance Festival: Covington, Ky., MainStrasse Village, Renaissance arts, crafts, demonstrations and more, (859) 491-0458.

21-23 — ROMP: River of Music Party: Owensboro, Ky., Yellow Creek Park, live music by Doyle Lawson, Del McCoury, Mike Seeger and more, (888) 692-2656 or

21-23Summertime Family Bluegrass Festival: Morehead, Ky., Poppy Mountain Campground, live music by Jeannie Seely, Jean Shepard, Ken Mellons and more,
(606) 784-2277.

22-23 — Renfro Valley Bluegrass Festival: Renfro Valley, Ky., performers include Ronnie Reno and the Reno Tradition, Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver and Marty Raybon,
(800) 765-7464.

23 — Taste of Bloomington: Bloomington, Ind., Showers Commons, featuring samples from local restaurants, art, music and more, (812) 336-3681.

23 — Summer Art Festival: Seymour, Ind., S. Indiana Center for the Arts, 2001 N. Ewing St., juried art show w/ vendors and more, (812) 522-2278.

29-July 1 — Freedom Fest: Murray, Ky., features barbecue, drinks, paintball, music and more, (800) 715-5004.

29-July 1Indiana Territorial Festival: Corydon, Ind., Capital State Historic Site, a celebration of Corydon and Indiana’s early history, (888) 738-2137.

30-July 4Green River Catfish Festival: Morgantown, Ky., City Park, fishing contests, rides, car show, road races, fireworks and more, (270) 526-6827.



1 — Light Up Salt River: Taylorsville Lake Dam and Overlook, with arts and crafts, music, games, fireworks (dusk), food and music, (502) 477-8882.

1-7Blackberry Festival: Carlisle, Ky., Courthouse Square, with fireworks, street dance, rides, parade and more,
(859) 289-2384.

4 — Celebration of the American Spirit: Owensboro, Ky., English Park, with fireworks at dusk, rides, games and more, (270) 687-8700.

6-8 — Madison Regatta: Madison, Ind., riverfront, hydroplane races, parade, fireworks and more, (812) 265-2956.

12-22 — Summer Celebration: Indianapolis, Ind., Convention Center, heritage festival with national and regional performers, juried art competitions, minority health fair and more, (317) 925-2702.

13-15 — Berea Craft Festival: Berea, Ky., Indian Fort Theater, with arts and crafts, demonstrations and more,
(800) 598-5263.

14 — Kentucky Shaker Music Day: Harrodsburg, Ky., Shaker Village, with music by South Union Quartet and Pleasant Hill Singers, (800) 734-5611.

20-21 — Master Musicians Festival: Somerset, Ky., Somerset Community College, live music by Old Crow Medicine Show and more, (800) 386-5859 or

20-21 — Oldham County Day: La Grange, Ky., downtown, with 5K run/walk, parade, arts/crafts, games and more,
(502) 222-1731.

25-28Paducah Summer Festival: Paducah, Ky., riverfront and various locations, national and regional music acts, hot-air balloons, Big-Wheel races and more, (800) 723-8224 or

28 — Henry County Harvest Showcase: New Castle, Ky., country fair with locally grown foods, hayrides, crafts, music and more, (502) 845-5707

28-29 — Dayton Air Show: Dayton, Ohio, Dayton International Airport, featuring live air shows, demonstrations, parade and more, (937) 898-5901 or

28-29 — Newport Arts and Music Festival: Newport, Ky., riverfront, featuring local and regional entertainment,
(859) 292-3666 or

27-Aug. 3 — Harrison County Fair: Corydon, Ind., Harrison County Fairgrounds, Indiana’s oldest continuous running fair, (888) 738-2137.



1-12 Ohio State Fair: Columbus, Ohio, Expo Center, featuring midway, live music, games, food, demonstrations and more, (888) OHO-EXPO or

2-5 — Jasper Strassenfest: Jasper, Ind., German heritage fest with food, music, carnival rides, arts and crafts, fireworks and more, (812) 482-6866.

2-5World’s Longest Outdoor Sale: begins in MainStrasse Village in Covington, continues along U.S. 127 for 450 miles to Gadsden, Ala., (859) 491-0458.

3-10Duncan Hines Festival: Bowling Green, Ky., downtown, honors Kentuckian who made cake mixes famous with recipe contests, games, music and more, (800) 326-7465.

4-5Pleasant Hill Art & Craft Fair: Harrodsburg, Ky., Shaker Village, juried arts and crafts and demonstrations,
(800) 734-5611.

8-19 — Indiana State Fair: Indianapolis, Ind., Indiana State Fairgrounds, agricultural and commercial displays, livestock exhibits, performances and more, (317) 927-7500.

9-11Henderson Bluegrass in the Park and Folklife Festival: Henderson, Ky., Audubon Mill Park, with demonstrations, children’s activities, folk-type crafts, music and more, (270) 826-3128 or

9-12Great Inland Seafood Festival: Newport and Cincinnati, riverfront, celebrates seafood from local restaurants, (859) 292-3666 or

11 — Music of the Black Shakers: Harrodsburg, Ky., Shaker Village, celebration of African-American Shaker experience with song and interpretive dance, (800) 734-5611.

11World on the Square: Corydon, Ind., Capital State Historic Site, multi-cultural experience with food, entertainment and exhibits of 40 countries, (888) 738-2137.

12 — Mud, Sweat and Gears: Carrollton, Ky., General Butler State Resort Park, mountain bike festival for all ages,
(502) 484-2998.

18-19Woodland Arts Fair: Lexington, Ky., Woodland Park, arts and crafts, demonstrations, music and food,
(859) 254-7024.

24-25 — Kenlake’s Hot August Blues Festival: Aurora, Ky., Kenlake State Resort, with national, regional and local blues bands, (800) 325-0143.

24-25 — Kentucky Heartland Festival: Elizabethtown, Ky., Freeman Lake Park, features arts and crafts, balloon race, fireworks, parade and more, (270) 765-4334.

25-26Art on the Square: Corydon, Ind., juried art show, arts and crafts, student art exhibit, music and more,
(888) 738-2137.

31-Sept. 1 — J.D. Crowe & the New South Bluegrass Festival: Wilmore, Ky., Ichthus Grounds, live music by J.D. Crowe & the New South and more, (859) 885-4500 or

31-Sept. 3 — 12th Annual Rib America Festival: Indianapolis, Ind., Military Park, featuring award-winning barbeque, live music and more,



1-2 — Fourth Street Festival of Arts and Crafts: Bloomington, Ind., arts and crafts, music and more,
(812) 335-3814.

11-16 — Kentucky Bourbon Festival: Bardstown, Ky., with bourbon tastings, gala, distillery tours, balloon glow, barbecue and more, (800) 638-4877.

Sept 14-16 — Lanesville Heritage Festival: Lanesville, Ind., featuring tractor pulls and displays, food, entertainment and more, (888) 738-2137.


Take up a sporty vice!



Aerobics — E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park, low-impact aerobics for adults over 50, Mon., Wed. & Fri. 10-11am, 429-7270.

Archery — Cherokee Park, near Scenic Loop, free use of range, 456-3253.

Archery — E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park, free use of range, 426-8950.

Archery — Iroquois Park, free use of range, 456-3253.

Badminton — E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park, Wed. 6-8pm, Sun. noon-2pm, 426-8950.

Badminton — U of L, Humana Gym, Tue./Fri. 7-9pm, 426-3219 or 426-5518.

Ballroom Dancing — Greater Louisville Amateur Ballroom Dancers, monthly dances at Moose Lodge, 10408 Watterson Tr., 896-6909,

Ballroom Dancing — JCPS Adult and Continuing Education, beginner and intermediate classes starting Sept., 6:30-8:30pm, 485-3400.

Baseball — Louisville MSBL Club, 28 & up, 38 & up leagues forming, 594-0872. Basketball — Downtown YMCA, leagues forming, 587-6700.

Basketball — E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park, open gym, Wed. 11am-5pm, 426-8950.

Basketball Jewish Community Center, Mon./Wed. evenings, 18 & over, 11:30am, 30 & over, 3pm, 238-2757.

Basketball — St. Joseph Catholic Church, open gym, Mon. 8-10pm, 1420 E. Washington St., 583-7401.

Basketball — YMCA of Southern Indiana, Jeffersonville, 283-9622.

Belly Dancing — Clifton Center, 727-5491 or [email protected].

Belly Dancing — Isis of Indiana, ongoing classes, Mon. 6:15pm, Tue.-Wed. 7pm, New Albany, (812) 931-4254,

Belly Dancing — Mellwood Arts Center, beginner/intermed./troupe taught by Ruric-Amari, beginners Mon. 7:30pm, $50/6 weeks, intermediate & troupe by audition, 1860 Mellwood Ave., 777-7317.

Belly Dancing — Mystic Hips Belly Dance has ongoing classes for beginners, Thu., 7-8pm, $10, Sun Valley Park Community Ctr., 6505 Bethany Ln., 445-3178,

Belly Dancing — Whitehouse, 222 Pearl St., New Albany, beginner classes Wed. evenings and special workshops on weekends, 931-4254.

Bowling — Summer Slam 2007, summer bowling league at King Pin Lanes, 3 people/team, 9525 Taylorsville Rd.,

Boxing — Beechmont Community Center, basics including abs and agility training, Mon. & Wed., 7:30-8:30pm,
205 W. Wellington Ave., 361-5484.

Canoeing — Jefferson Memorial Forest, 1131 Mitchell Hill Rd., 9am-2:30pm, 368-5404,

Canoeing — Otter Creek, rentals, 574-4583.

Canoeing — Viking Canoe Club, second Mon. of month, 7:30pm, meets at KT’s, 2300 Lexington Rd.,

Caving — Louisville Grotto, Louisville’s caving group, looking for new members, meetings first Wed., 7pm, Bon Air Library,
2816 Del Rio Pl.,

Cycling — E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park, 3000 Freys Hill Rd., BMX gate practice Wed. 6pm, racing Sat. 6pm, thru Nov., 499-6299.

Cycling — Louisville Bicycle Club, weekly rides, 329-1848,

Cycling — Southern Indiana Wheelmen, weekly rides,
(812) 285-0353,

Dancing — Absolute Dance! Studio, enrolling students for hip hop, jazz, ballet, tap and more, taught by Melissa George, for ages 3 and up, Mellwood Art Center, 1860 Mellwood Ave., 594-0044.

Dancing — African Dance Classes, Madame Diallo teaches classes every Sat., Clifton Center, adult classes 2-3pm, children 3-4pm, 2117 Payne St., 459-0902.

Dancing — Contra Dancing, Episcopal Church of Advent,
901 Baxter Ave., Mon. 8-10pm,

Dancing — Dance 4 Me Studios, modern, jazz, hip-hop, ballroom dance classes and more for ages 3 to adults,
634-0161 or [email protected].

Dancing — Ethnic Dancing, Thomas Jefferson Unitarian Church, 4936 Old Brownsboro Rd., Thu., 7:30-9:30pm,

Dancing — Flamenco Dancing, daily classes, 235-3998,

Dancing — Flamenco Dancing, lessons for all levels,
4750 Bardstown Rd., 254-5276.

Dancing — Folk Dancing Lessons, recreational dance sessions including instructions, no partner necessary, Thu. 7:30-9:30pm, Thomas Jefferson Unitarian Church, 426-2657.

Dancing — Irish Step Dancing, classes start in Sept., 494-1246 or [email protected].

Dancing  — Irish Step Dancing, dancers available for performance, instruction, etc., 387-1371.

Dancing — Line Dancing, Wall Street United Methodist Church, 240 Wall St., Jeffersonville, HH Square Dancing, first & third Sat. of month, 8-10pm, 283-6094.

Dancing — Louisville Salsa/Mambo Club, meet-up group, classes, clubs, events, etc., 419-4926 or

Dancing — Modern Dance Class, intermediate/advanced taught by Theresa Bautista & Tamara Begley, 7:15-8:30pm, Thu., Studio S.I.L.K., 3rd Floor, Clifton Center, $15 or $140 for 14-week session, 558-5966.

Dancing — Salsa Dance Lessons, Wed., beginners 7-7:45pm, intermediate 8-8:45pm, open practice 8:45-9:30pm, $10/class, no partner required, Big Dave’s Outpost,
1801 Bardstown Rd., 454-3333.

Dancing — Scottish Country Dancing, St. Andrews Episcopal Church, 2223 Woodbourne Ave., Thu. 7:30pm, 338-4041,

Dancing — Temple Dance Classes, Wed. 7-8:15pm at the Clifton Center, instructor Mona Simone 727-5491.

Disc Golf — Louisville Disc Golf Club,

Dodgeball — Louisville Dodgeball League,
[email protected].

Fencing — Louisville Fencing Center, 1401 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd., classes and lessons, 540-5004,

Fencing — U of L Fencing Club, classes every Wed., 7-8:30pm, Humana Gym, 244-8966.

Field Hockey — Field Hockey League, 767-2088.

Field Hockey — Male High School, 4409 Preston Hwy., all ages and skill levels needed, games at 1pm on Sun.,

Football — Louisville Australian Football Club, 412-6215.

Football — join weekly/bi-weekly games (two-hand touch) at local parks, [email protected].

Footy — Louisville Footy Club, looking for members, 418-2590.

Golf — Bellarmine University, Continuing Studies program, beginning, intermediate golf lessons, $120, 452-8166.

Hiking — Blackacre Nature Preserve, tour & hike, open Sun. 1-5pm, 3200 Tucker Station Rd., 266-9802.

Hiking Jefferson Memorial Forest, 11311 Mitchell Hill Rd., weekly hikes, 368-5404,

Hiking Kentuckiana Single Hikers and Walkers, weekly Sun. hikes, 894-0579 or

Hiking — Louisville Hiking Club, weekly Sat. hikes, 2pm,
Central Park, 945-7264.

Hiking — Otter Creek Park, several trails available, 574-4583.

Hiking — Southern Indiana Hiking Club, weekly hikes,
(812) 459-2139.

Ice Hockey — Louisville Hockey Players Association, late registration for spring/summer sessions, 643-2548,

Ice Skating — Louisville Figure Skating Club, 459-9500.

Ice Skating — Louisville Skating Academy, classes/lessons, 425-7444,

In-Line Skating — Louisville Masterbladers In-Line Skating, 228-9012,

Kayaking — Viking Canoe & Kayaking Club, 957-4988,

Lacrosse — Jillian’s Lacrosse Club, 608-7164,

Martial Arts — Aikido and Hikuta in Okolona, 969-6983 or

Martial Arts Black Tiger Martial Arts Academy, with instructor Eric “Gomani” Jefferson, Mon. & Wed. 6-7:30pm, Catholic Enrichment Center, 3146 W. Broadway, 802-2934.

Martial Arts — Hung Gar Kung Fu classes w/ Sifu Mike Marshall, Mon., Wed., Fri. 6-8pm, Tue., Thu. 11am-1pm, Sat. 10:30am-12:30pm, child classes available, 974-0023.

Martial Arts — Karate Classes, Beechmont Community Center, 205 W. Wellington Ave., Tue. and Thu., 6-7pm, 361-5484.

Martial Arts — Louisville Judo Club, multiple times and classes, Yoga East 1950 Bonnycastle Ave., 479-9941.

Martial Arts — Tae Kwon Do classes, Beechmont Community Center, Metro Parks, 368-5404.

Martial Arts — Tae Kwon Do classes, Mom’s Music, 1710 E. 10th St., Jeffersonville, Tue./Thu. 8-9pm, (812) 288-5747.

Martial Arts — Tai Chi classes in Crescent Hill, AM & PM, 526-4952,

Martial Arts — Taoist Tai Chi Society, Clifton Center, 2117 Payne St., beginner classes forming, 893-8550.

Martial Arts — U of L Aikido Club, 583-3005,

Martial Arts — U of L Tae Kwon Do Club, classes, 817-0355.

Martial Arts — Yoshin Dojo, weekly classes,
10290 Shelbyville Rd., 767-3605 or

Mountain Biking — Kentucky Mountain Bike Association, monthly rides, 569-7676,

Pickle Ball — E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park, $2 (person),
Tue. & Thu. 9-11am, 426-8950.

Racquetball — Kentucky State Racquetball Association,
(270) 422-6933,

Rock/Mountain Climbing — Rocksport Climbing Center, 10901 Plantside Dr., Fri. 3-10pm, 266-5833,

Rowing — Louisville Rowing Club, 1501 Fulton St., classes/lessons, 584-9441.

Rugby — Louisville Men’s and Women’s Rugby Club, 447-2630 or 582-9939,

Running — Cherokee Road Runners, weekly runs, 326-7867 or

Running — Iroquois Hill Runners, weekly runs, 368-2443 or

Running — Polar Bear Runs, join Fred Geswein & others at Clarksville High School track Tue. evenings, up-tempo workouts, 7:30pm, free, (812) 283-5313.

Running — Runners On A Mission (ROAM) club,

Sailing River City Community Sailing Program, classes in youth/adult sailing,, 899-1311.

Scuba Diving — SCUBA-Kyana Underwater Explorers Society, meets at Corner Café, 9307 New Lagrange Rd., first Wed., 7pm, 594-3900.

Self-Defense/Martial Arts — free seminars held 1st Tue. of month in “The System,” a Russian-style of Martial Arts, 638-2567.

Skiing — Louisville Ski Club,

Soccer — Greater Louisville Soccer League, needs women 18+ to play on Saturdays, games at 10am or noon, email [email protected].

Soccer — River City Indoor Soccer, leagues forming, 426-9085.

Softball — E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park, leagues forming, 426-8950.

Softball — St. Timothy, 10300 Lower River Rd., leagues forming, 345-0319.

Swimming — Crescent Hill Masters Swimming, 452-9180.

Swimming — Downtown YMCA, 555 S. Second, for all ages and abilities, 587-2357.

Swimming — Oldham County YMCA, 20 Quality Place, Buckner, lessons and classes available, 222-9358.

Table Tennis — Crescent Hill Baptist Church, 2800 Frankfort Ave., open play Tue. 4-9pm, Sat. 9:30am-2pm, 896-4425.

Table Tennis — Beechmont Community Center, 205 W. Wellington Ave., open play Mon. 4-9pm, Sat. 9:30am-2pm, 361-5484.

Tennis — Advantage Tennis & Fitness, beginner classes forming now, 897-7185.

Tennis — E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park, leagues forming in Aug., 426-8950.

Triathlon — Louisville Landsharks Triathlon Club, 243-4805,

Ultimate Frisbee — Louisville Ultimate Frisbee Association, 314-3541,

Various Activities — Metro Parks, outdoor recreational programs, 456-8100,

Various Activities — Presbyterian Community Center, 701 S. Hancock St., Walking Club Mon. 5:30-6:30pm, conditioning programs Thu, 11am-noon, Hip-Hop, Tue. 6-7pm, Thu. 5:30-6:30pm, 584-0201.

Various Activities — Quest Center, offers classes from belly dancing and yoga to Tai Chi, 1009 New Moody Ln., La Grange, Ky., 222-3990.

Volleyball — Baxter Jack’s, 427 Baxter Ave., seasonal volleyball leagues, 587-8391,

Volleyball — Ohio Valley Volleyball Center, 1820 Taylor Ave., seasonal volleyball leagues, 473-1200.

Volleyball — R Place Pub, 9603 Whipps Mill Road, seasonal volleyball leagues, 425-8516.

Volleyball — St. Joseph Catholic Church, open gym, Fri. 6-10pm, 1420 E. Washington St., 583-7401.

Volleyball — Southeast YMCA, 5930 Six Mile Ln., leagues forming, 491-9622,

Volleyball — Southern Indiana Sports Center,
620 Park East Blvd., New Albany, seasonal volleyball leagues, (812) 981-7472.

Walking — Derby City Walkers, weekly walks, 897-5053 or 896-4127.

Water Polo — Louisville Water Polo Club, groups forming, practice and pick up games at U of L, 797-8486.

Weightlifting — Beechmont Community Center,
205 W. Wellington Ave., free weights and cardio exercise room, 9am-8:30pm daily, $10/month, $5/ after 15th of month, 361-5484.

Yoga — Shekinah Studio, classes Sun. 11:45am, Wed. 9:30am, Sat. 1pm, $10/class; Pilates classes, Sun. 10:30am, $8/class, 982 Barret Ave., 582-3000.

Yoga — Infinite Bliss Yoga, daily classes, (Fri. class, 4:30pm, donation benefits St. Jude’s Hospital), 1500 Bardstown Rd., 485-0121.

Yoga — Edenside Christian Church, with Matt Harris, Wed., 7-8:30pm, 1415 Bardstown Rd., 905-7244.

Yoga —  Achieve, classes for all levels, $10, weekdays 11am, Mon. & Wed. 5:30pm, 10290 Shelbyville Rd., 649-4433.