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Join the City of Lyndon in its Annual Lyndon Summer Festival. Lyndon is a 4th class city with a little over 11,000 residents. After being founded in 1871 and later incorporated...the population has grown from 500 up to 11,000. 

With more than 500+ businesses in Lyndon, the city and The Louisville Economic Chamber of Commerce (Lou-E) work together throughout the year to put together community events like the Lyndon Summer Festival. 

Robinson Park in Lyndon

The 2015 Summer Festival is held at the Robsion Park, a 17 acre park with walking paths and playgrounds located behind the Lyndon Post Office.

FREE Admission and Parking

FREE Admission and FREE parking on grounds. Also a huge charity raffle.

A list of activities include

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Popular Derby Festival Events

  A collection of the top festivals held in Louisville Kentucky leading up to the Kentucky Derby, the largest annual events held in Kentucky.

 

And it all takes place in within close distance of Downtown Louisville. The most exciting time for the city and the state of Kentucky! Two weeks leading up to Derby Day...very highly anticipated events jam packed in this short period of time all kicks off with Thunder Over Louisville.

Thunder!

Thunder Over Louisville kicks off the Kentucky Derby Festival excitement. Get there early and you can enjoy the air show throughout the day, leading up to the nation’s largest firework show. The air show is considered as one of the top five air shows in the country. If you’re a fan of pyrotechnics

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When it comes to selling your home it is important to take the time needed to get things in order. It is recommended to get a jump start on the process and get started at least 6 to 12 months before hand. That way it gives you, as a homeowner, more than enough time to get your house in order and ready for the market.

Below is an easy to follow infographic to help you get started.

 Six tips to get your home ready to Sell

 

1. Paint

 

When entering a new home for the first time a fresh coat of paint can make a big difference to a potential home buyer. We recommend that when you are choosing colors to paint; that you decide on a neutral color. Examples:

  • Linen White
  • Driftwood Grey
  • Grant Beige

Also, take the time to paint the baseboards and trim around

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Mega Underground Bike Park

The Only Underground Bike Park in the World

 Visit the underground bike park as it opens this February 2015, with more than 320,000 square feet of jumps, trails and BMX fun!! Opened to all ages and all skill levels, with more than 45 different trails. With a year-round temperature of 60 degrees in the Mega Cavern; dress accordingly.

 

Daily Rate:

  • $40.00 for 8 Hours (Adult/Child)
  • $24.00 for 4 Hours (Adult/Child)

Opening:

Where:

Louisville Mega Cavern 1841 Taylor Ave, Louisville, KY 40213 (877) 614-6342

Mega Cavern Louisville Ky

The Mega Cavern in Louisville Ky also offers other activities and events:

  • Mega Cavern Mega Zips
  • Mega Cavern Mega Quest
  • Mega Tram
  • Mega Cavern Lights Under Louisville
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CLICK HERE: Twelve Tips to Winterizing Your House GIFOGRAPHIC

 

Winter tips for homeowners to help Save

As a homeowner it is important to take the proper steps during the colder months to get your home ready for the winter. In Oldham County, just outside of Louisville KY, we typically have warmer temperatures all the way through October and sometimes in November. This makes for great preparation weather for a homeowner before the temperatures get too cold.

1. Programmable Thermostat

Tip 1 ThermostatA programmable thermostat will automatically adjust the temperature for you based on your preferred schedule. By making these adjustments you could save up to 15% on your annual heating bill. Don't have a programmable thermostat? You could get into the

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Fall has come and it is that time of year again! The award-winning and highly regarded St. James Art Fair is here and you can expect a vast crowd. The St. James Court Art Show features the juried art work of over 750 artists in various categories including watercolors, oil paintings, sculpture, photography, jewelry and many more.

"Ranked #7 Fine Art Show in the Country" 

St James Art Fair 2014

 

St James Art Fair 2014

Located in the heart of beautiful historic Old Louisville in Kentucky, the annual St. James Art Fair continues to grow even after more than 50 years, hosting over 300,000+ visitors from all over the country each year. Voted the best art show in the United States by the journal of Sunshine Artist in 2003, 2004, 2006, 2009, 2010 & 2011. One of

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What to expect when having a Home Inspection Top Tips for Homes Inspections

Home Inspection Tips

If you are a new homebuyer and thinking about buying a home here in Oldham County KY, It is clearly a good idea to hire a professional when having a home inspection, it is also not a bad idea to further educate yourself on what to look for and what you can expect during the home inspection. Go ahead. Grab a flashlight and some gloves and start looking beyond all of those appealing features. You never know what you may find-Check out these Home-Inspection nightmares  from This Old House.  

What to look for in a Home Inspection.

 

Exterior Inspection

ROOF

  • Multiple layers of Shingles
  • Missing shingles
  • Curling shingles
  • Nail Pops
  • Chimney (Flaking or
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Learn more about the wonderfull City of Louisville by taking a look at the graphic below. Louisville is a great city that offers alot of attractions and entertainment. If you are new to the area and want to more about living in Louisville KY, feel free to give us a call.

Louisville KY Facts and Info Infographic

Kentucky Derby: the longest running continual sporting event in the United States

Louisville Slugger Museum: One of the city’s most popular attractions

Bourbon Country: 95% of the worlds Bourbon is produced in Kentucky.

Belle of Louisville: The oldest Mississippi style steamboat in operation in the U.S.

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The Real Estate market is continuing to show a promising turnaround. Prices are increasing and houses for sale in Louisville KY are starting to sell quicker. And while more people are making the big decision, here are 5 tips for getting your home ready to sell, as a homeowner you should consider some of these tips when listing.

1. De-Personalize - This is when you need to transition your home into a house. Remove family photos, school work posted on the refrigerator, and anything else that is personalized. Your objective is to have a potential buyer picturing them self in your home and not being distracted by your personal things and family pictures.

2. Fresh Paint - This can go a long way, a very wise investment that will pay big dividends in

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