To celebrate National Lawn Care Month, enjoy the spring air and spend extra time outdoors at these great events coming up in the Louisville, KY area this month. There are plenty of events within the Kentucky Derby Festival (beginning April 14th) through Derby, as well as other local festivities. 

Louisville Bats Baseball Games
Louisville Slugger Field
Friday, April 6 at 7:05 PM (plus 12 more home games throughout the month!)

What’s better than a hot dog, beer, and baseball? Support our town’s local baseball team at one of their games this month. We highly suggest enjoying the game sitting on a blanket in the outfield lawn! For the full schedule,  click here to learn more..

Chow Wagon
Waterfront Park
Thursday, April 26 – Friday, May 4, 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM daily
12:00pm – 10:00pm Sunday

Where else can you find great food and live musical entertainment in a riverside setting for a 2018 Pegasus Pin admission? Meet your coworkers for lunch or come down for an evening concert. There’s no way to go wrong by making a visit to this great outdoor party. Click here for music artists and more event information.

U.S. Bank Great Balloon Fest
Waterfront, Bowman Field, and The Kentucky Exposition Center

U.S. Bank Kentucky Derby Festival Great Balloon Charity Race
April 26, 2018 | 7:00 am Launch | Bowman Field

U.S. Bank Kentucky Derby Festival Great Balloon Glimmer
April 26, 2018 | 8:30 pm | Kroger’s Fest-a-Ville

U.S. Bank Kentucky Derby Festival Great Balloon Rush-Hour Race
April 27, 2018 | 7:00 am Launch | Bowman Field

U.S. Bank Kentucky Derby Festival Great Balloon Glow
April 27, 2018 | Gates open at 6:00 pm | Kentucky Exposition Center
$8 KEC parking fee

U.S. Bank Kentucky Derby Festival Great Balloon Race
April 28, 2018 | 7:00 am Launch | Bowman Field

Ken-Ducky Derby
Saturday, April 28, 2018
4:00 PM: Event Begins, Purchase Your Duck
6:00 PM: Duck Drop

20,000 ducks will be launched in the Ohio River for a chance for someone to win a brand new 2018 Dodge Ram Truck courtesy of Swope Family of Dealerships. The event is to benefit the work of Harbor House, supporting adults with disabilities and their families. For more information call (502) 717-0072.

Cherokee Triangle Art Fair
Cherokee Triangle Neighborhood
Saturday, April 28 – Sunday, April 29

The Cherokee Triangle Art Fair is a juried fair with more than 200 artists’ booths. Activities begin at 10 a.m. on Saturday with the Children’s Parade. Fairgoers enjoy the art, food, drink, entertainment and music. On Saturday evening, music and food service will continue until 8 p.m. Then, it’s time to rest up for Sunday’s activities. For more information, visit the event’s website here.

Most of all, consider incorporating Black Diamond’s Lawn Care Services for your property to finish off National Lawn Care Month the right way. Achieve a thicker, greener, and weed-free lawn that is safe for your family and pets!