A to Z Guide to Summer Fun in Oldham County, KY

Summer fun is as easy as A, B, C! Read our fun list of family-friendly events happening this summer!

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June, July, August and even September offer many ways to enjoy the summer months. Check out some of our ideas!


Browse the artwork at Gallery 104 in LaGrange.

Celebrate the 4th of July at Wendell Moore Park in LaGrange (Buckner area)!

Dive into the pool. The Aquatic Center is not open this summer, but the Oldham County YMCA in Buckner has free fourth Friday swimming to OC residents 6:30-8:30 pm.

Eat out! Check out our outdoor dining list!

Fish at Wendell Moore Park in LaGrange (Buckner area).

Grab a blanket or chair and check out a free outdoor movie!

Head to one of the many playgrounds in Oldham County!  Try disc golf at Wendell Moore Park!

Invite some friends to go to the St. Aloysius Parish Picnic in Pewee Valley on July 16th!

Jump at All About Kids Sports Center in Crestwood or Power and Grace in Prospect.

Kick back and relax at the Pewee Valley Summer Festival on August 6th!

LaGrange Farmers Market every Saturday morning and Tuesday evening on Main Street. New market space opening on July 1st!

Mmmm Ice Cream! There’s no better way to cool down than to grab a refreshing cool treat from one of the many places around Oldham County. Check our list here.

Nature walk at one of Oldham County’s hiking trails.

Obstacle course fun in the mud on July 29th and July 30th at the YMCA in Buckner!

Parade watch in downtown LaGrange on Oldham County Day always the third Saturday in July.

Quads Cars will be set up on Main Street in LaGrange one Saturday a month.

Rock out at one of the many Summer Concerts!  Check out our Outdoor Concerts list.

Sign up for a Vacation Bible School! See our VBS list!

Try a Summer Camp! See our list here!

Unplug from electronics and kayak down Harrod’s Creek with Nachand Kayak and Canoe in Prospect.

Visit the sprayground at The Maples Park or take a drive to the Don & Elizabeth Buchanan Spray Ground in New Castle.

Watch a family-friendly movie together at The Sauerbeck Family Drive-in Theater!

X-change books at the library and participate in the Oldham County Public Library reading program.

Yew Dell Botanical Gardens in Crestwood has several programs over the summer from Children in the Dell every Saturday, the Fairy Village, Scavenger Hunts, Bourbon & Botanicals and more!

Zip around on rides at the Oldham County Fair August 2nd-6th at the Oldham County Fairgrounds in LaGrange.