HerKentucky 2014 Summer Fun List: the Louisville for Grown-Ups Edition

Summer is here, y'all, and Kentucky has so much fun to offer! We've found the best ways to have fun in cities and regions across the Commonwealth, and we're thrilled to share them with you! Click here to download our 

2014 Summer Fun List for Louisville, Grown-Up Edition

. Print it out, check off the fun events you experience, and have a great summer!

Yesterday, Cristina gave us a list of Louisville's best places for family fun. That's one of the great things about the Derby City: there are lots of fun activities for kids, but there are just as many fun places for the rest of us to enjoy! Here are a few of my favorites.

Experience night racing at

Downs After Dark

Churchill Downs Twin Spires
Churchill Downs Twin Spires

Have dinner at

Proof on Main

Proof on Main
Proof on Main

Sip summer cocktails at

Garage Bar

Garage Bar
Garage Bar

I can't recommend the Basil Gimlet highly enough.

Take a sunset cruise on the

Belle of Louisville

Spend a night at the


The Seelbach
The Seelbach

Two words: Daisy Buchanan.

Go for a run in

Cherokee Park

Everybody loves the Dog Hill!!

Visit the Third Thursday Events at

Louisville Stoneware

Louisville Stoneware
Louisville Stoneware

Spend an evening on

Whiskey Row

Go for a tasting at

Old 502 Winery

Order a pizza from


Wicks in the Highlands -- the best of the best

Watch a play at

Shakespeare in the Park

Have lunch at

a food truck

Boss Hog's and Traveling Kitchen giving Vincenzo's a run for its money.