Louisville’s population has increased 150x in the past 50 years due to an increased interest in the city. With many beautiful neighborhoods, low cost of living, great weather, and endless opportunities for fun, it’s no wonder so many people are looking to move to the city. If you are looking to move to the city there are a few top places you need to see.
Downtown Bourbon Row
Did you know that 95% of all the world’s bourbon is produced in Kentucky? Bourbon Row was the home for bourbon production in Louisville, with many of the buildings housing the bourbon as it aged. Today, it is a walkable, urban area for folks to get a real taste of Kentucky bourbon. Learn about the history of the city, taste some of the best whiskey, and enjoy the beautiful view while walking through the district.
Falls of the Ohio State Park
On the banks of the Ohio River you can find the Falls of the Ohio State Park. One of many beautiful outdoor areas to explore around Louisville, this park features many walking trails, cliffs, and even some fossils to find. If you are a backpacker, hiker, or just like to be outdoors, there are many options to explore!
The Kentucky Derby
Jokingly referred to as “The Most Exciting Two Minutes In Sports”, the Kentucky Derby is famously hosted in Louisville each year. A two-week long festival that is held while the races are conducted feature food, art, music and more for anyone to enjoy. Grab your fanciest hat and head down to the racetrack to see if your horse is the fastest!
If you’re looking for a little fun in the sun with your friends and family, consider taking a trip to Kentucky Kingdom. The amusement park is located right in Louisville and features rollercoasters, water rides, and much more. No matter what your idea of fun is, you’re sure to find a ride you love at Kentucky Kingdom!
To learn more about all the great things to explore and buying real estate in Louisville, take a look at the infographic below: