Best List of Holiday Events in and Around Oldham County
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! And wow, look at all of these holiday events in Oldham County and the surrounding area! There are so many options for families to enjoy this holiday season together! Get your calendar out – you’re going to need it!
We will continue to update this list as more events are announced!
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11/8-14: Shop with a Trooper Fundraiser at Sauerbeck Family Drive-in in LaGrange, 6:30-11:30pm
11/9: Annual Fall Festival, Turkey Dinner & Car Show at Immaculate Conception Church in LaGrange, 2-7:30pnm
11/9-11/10: Oldham Arts Fall Show at the John W. Black Center in LaGrange (Buckner area), 10am-5pm on Saturday and 11am-4pm on Sunday
11/16: Thanksgiving Clay Workshop at the Oldham County Schools Arts Center in Crestwood, 1:30-3:30pm, $15 per participant.
11/16: Belknap Event Center Holiday Bazaar in Prospect, 11am-4pm
11/16: FREE! Santa’s Wonderland: Arrival & Kick Off at Cabela’s in Louisville, 5pm. Events at the store daily until 12/24. Check their website for a schedule.
11/16: 360 DC Turkey Trotter 5 mile run/4k walk at Wendell Moore Park in LaGrange (Buckner area), 8am
11/20: Paint Your Own Vintage Tree with Mudsplats Ceramics at 314 Exchange in Pewee Valley, 6-9pm
11/20: Pack Shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child at Real Family Church in LaGrange, 7-8:30pm
11/23: Chili Cook-off at the South Oldham Fire Department in Crestwood, 12-3pm
11/23: Crestwood Civic Club Holiday Home Tour & Lunch, 10am-2:30pm, Ticket fee.
11/23: FREE! Nutcracker Story Time at the Oldham County Public Library in LaGrange, 11am, Sign up online.
11/23: Christmas Open House at Knock on Wood Country Mercantile in Westport, 10am-5pm
11/23: Colonial Williamsburg Centerpiece Workshop at the Oldham County History Center in LaGrange, 1-3pm. $15 members/$20 non-members, reservations required.
11/23: FREE! Holiday Brite Nite at the Paddock Shops in Louisville. 5-8pm. Santa arriving at 6pm
11/26: FREE! Thankful for Snowmen Story Time at the Oldham County Public Library in LaGrange, 11am
11/29: FREE! Charlestown’s Christmas City in Charlestown, Indiana starts this day. Kick off at 6:30pm, lights come on at 7pm. (There is a fee for some activities, but the light show is free.)
11/29-30: Yuletide at Yew Dell Botanical Gardens in Crestwood, 4:30-7:30pm
11/30 Shop Small Saturday – Support our small businesses this day!
FREE! Carriage Rides with Santa at the Paddock Shops in Louisville every Saturday and Sunday during the holiday season 11/24-12/22, 12-4pm
FREE!* Charlestown’s Christmas City in Charlestown, Indiana. Some activities have an admission fee.
FREE! Cabela’s in Louisville has holiday activities at the store daily until 12/24. Check their website for a schedule.
Letters to Santa with Live in Oldham County 208 Parker Drive, Ste 2A, LaGrange, KY 40031
12/1-13: Letters from Santa with Oldham County Parks & Rec at the John W. Black Community Center in LaGrange.
12/1: Yuletide at Yew Dell Botanical Gardens in Crestwood, 4:30-7:30pm
12/3: FREE! Holiday Open House at the Oldham County Public Library in LaGrange, 6-8pm
12/5-7: FREE! Crestwood Festival of Nativities at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 6401 Westwind Way. Completely free community event to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ. Children’s craft, treat room, musical concerts, photo booth, nativity art tours, living nativity, nativity story readings, community coat drive and over 500 nativities from around the globe. Thursday 6:30-9pm, Friday 12-3pm and 6:30-9pm, Saturday 1-4pm and 6:30-9pm.
12/6: Santa Claus is Coming to Gustavo’s in LaGrange, 6-9pm
12/6-8: Yuletide at Yew Dell Botanical Gardens in Crestwood, 4:30-7:30pm
12/6-8: A Christmas Survival Guide at Little Colonel Players in Pewee Valley (also 12/12-15)
12/7: FREE! 16th Annual Nature of Christmas in Goshen at Creasey Mahan Nature Preserve, 12-3pm, donations accepted
12/7: Breakfast with Santa with LaGrange Elementary School at Hometown Pizza in LaGrange, 7-10am. All you can eat pancakes, sausage and bacon. $5 for adults, $4 children. Santa will arrive around 8am.
12/7: Pancakes with Santa at Ballardsville Fire & Rescue hosted by South Oldham Little League, 8:30-11:30am
12/7: Breakfast with the Grinch at the Oldham County History Center in LaGrange, 9-11am, $5
12/7: Children’s Workshop at the Oldham County History Center in LaGrange. Children can make their own ornaments. $5 per child, 1-3pm.
12/7: FREE! Light Up LaGrange on the Courthouse Square in downtown LaGrange, 3-9pm, lighting ceremony at 6pm.
12/7: Ornament Clay Workshop at the Oldham County Schools Arts Center in Crestwood. 10am, $15 per person.
12/7: FREE! Pictures with Santa at Reardon’s in Crestwood, 1-5pm
12/7: FREE! A Night in Bethlehem a drive-thru live nativity experience at Shelbyville First Baptist Church, 6-8pm
12/7: Santa Claus is Coming to Gustavo’s in Crestwood, 6-9pm
12/7: Breakfast with Santa with Oldham County Parks & Rec at the John W. Black Community Center in LaGrange (Buckner area) 9-11am
12/7-8: Holiday Wreath Making Class at Yew Dell Botanical Gardens in Crestwood, 2 different class times, class fee.
12/7-8: A Dickens Christmas Festival at the KY Renaissance Festival Grounds in Eminence. 12-6pm, Scenes from Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, Christmas caroling, photos with Mr. & Mrs. Claus, merchants selling wares, food and more! $10 tickets. Free admission for children 10 years and younger.
12/7-8: Picture Your Pet with Santa at the Feeders Supply in LaGrange, benefiting the Oldham County Humane Society. Saturday 10am-5pm and Sunday 11am-4pm (also 12/14-15)
12/8: FREE! Yule Log in Pewee Valley at the Town Square, 5:30-7:30pm. Visit with Santa Clause, chili, bonfire and caroling.
12/8: Foxhollow Farm Holiday Party in Crestwood, 2-5pm
12/11-12/13: Holiday Tea at Hermitage Farm in Goshen, daily 12-2pm and 4-6pm
12/12: History Hounds Holiday Wrap Up Party at the Oldham County History Center in LaGrange, 10-11am. ($5 for non-members)
12/12: FREE! Oldham County Children’s Choir Winter Performance at the OCS Arts Center in Crestwood, 7pm
12/12: Snow Queen Tea at Sisters Tea Parlor & Boutique in Buckner.
12/12-15: A Christmas Survival Guide at Little Colonel Players in Pewee Valley
12/13-14: Downton Abbey Christmas High Tea at Sisters Tea Parlor & Boutique in Buckner.
12/14: Pancakes with Santa at Christ Church at Goshen, 8-11am.
12/14: Centerfield Elementary School’s 2nd Annual Winter Wonderland and Craft Vendor Fair, 10am-2:30pm. Open to the community!
12/14: FREE! Pictures with Santa at Reardon’s in Crestwood, 1-5pm
12/14: FREE! Living Nativity at Ballardsville Baptist Church in Crestwood, 6-8:30pm
12/14: Santa is Coming to Gustavo’s in Prospect, 6-9pm
12/14-15: Colonial Williamsburg Wreath Making Workshop I for adults at the Oldham County History Center in LaGrange. $25 members/$30 non-members. Wreath forms and greenery provided. Bring your own gloves, wire cutters and glue guns, if preferred. REGISTRATION REQUIRED, 1-3pm
12/14-15: Picture Your Pet with Santa at the Feeders Supply in LaGrange, benefiting the Oldham County Humane Society. Saturday 10am-5pm and Sunday 11am-4pm
12/16-25: Dickens Christmas High Tea at Sisters Tea Parlor & Boutique in Buckner.
12/17: FREE! Community Holiday Party with Oldham County Chamber at City Place in LaGrange, 5-7pm. Dinner and pictures with Santa! Open to the community.
12/18-20: A Christmas Carol at the Oldham County Schools Arts Center in Crestwood, 7pm
12/20-12/21: European Style Holiday Marketplace at Third Turn Oldham Gardens in Crestwood, 4-10pm
12/20: Santa Claus is Coming to Gustavo’s in Crestwood, 6-9pm
12/21: 12 K’s of Christmas at LaGrange Baptist Church. 6K Run/Walk or 12K Run. 9am, Registration fee.
12/21: Santa Claus is Coming to Gustavo’s in Norton Commons, 6-9pm
12/21-22: Twas the Night Before Christmas Family Show at Little Colonel Players in Pewee Valley, 2pm
Do you know of another Holiday Event in or around Oldham County? Let us know so we can add it to our list! Email: firstname.lastname@example.org