Built on the falls of the Ohio River, Louisville offers all the action of a big city with the charm and friendliness of a small town.   Follow Louisville’s Urban Bourbon Trail, shop at the Outlet Mall of the Bluegrass in nearby Shelbyville, enjoy the views on a river cruise and play in the city’s entertainment districts featuring restaurants, clubs and live entertainment. 

Find things to do in Louisville & the surrounding region

Belle of Louisville

The historic Steamer Belle of Louisville, built in 1914, is the oldest Mississippi River-style steamboat in the World. This beautiful National Historic Landmark offers sightseeing and meal excursions on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays starting Memorial Day weekend

Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory

Experience history-in-the-making as you stroll through the factory where world famous Louisville Slugger baseball bats, used by MLB star players, are made.

Churchill Downs

The Worlds Most Legendary Racetrack. Churchill Downs is one of the most hallowed shrines in American Sports, and since its founding in 1874, has hosted the nation's top Thoroughbreds in competition for some of the sport's largest purses.

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