Louisville – Things to do with your Team

Louisville is the biggest city in Kentucky, and it’s the home of Churchill Downs, where the Kentucky Derby takes place each year. Louisville lies on the Ohio River, which offers a lot of opportunities for fun and exploration.

Indoor and outdoor adventures abound here, and if you’re looking for fun things to do or the right hotel for your team in Louisville, this list will get you started.


Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory

Louisville - Things to do with your Team - Travel - Hotels4TeamsYou can’t miss the Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory on account of the 120-foot bat out front that’s an exact-scale replica of Babe Ruth’s iconic Louisville Slugger.

This museum celebrates the role Louisville Slugger bats have played in the history of baseball. You’ll see galleries full of baseball memorabilia and fun interactive exhibits.

The factory tour takes you behind the scenes where the most famous bats in the world are made. Watch the process from beginning to end, and receive a free miniature Louisville Slugger bat at the end of the tour.

This museum is also extremely close to the Kentucky International Convention Center. Does your team have a tournament there? Read our travel guide to learn more about attractions and restaurants in the vicinity of the complex. 800 W Main St, Louisville, KY 40202


Louisville Waterfront Park

Louisville Waterfront Park covers about 55 acres and is a popular destination in the city. Here, you can enjoy up-close views of the river, and if you’re up for it, you can rent a bike at Wheel Fun Rentals and explore the park on two wheels.

Louisville at See Level will take you on a two-hour riverboat cruise that gives you a whole new perspective of Louisville and the Ohio River.

Walk across the famous Big Four Bridge, which spans the Ohio River and connects Kentucky to Indiana. This former railroad truss bridge is just for pedestrian and bicycle use, and it offers great views of the river and banks.

The Adventure Playground and Waterplay Area features huge play structures and a climbing pyramid that offers great views of the river. The Waterplay Area will cool you down with interactive water features like cannons, spray misters, and water-spraying fish sculptures. 401 River Rd, Louisville, KY 40202


Atlantis Water Park

Just ten minutes north of Louisville, you’ll find Atlantis Water Park, the perfect place to cool off and burn some energy. The park features a huge wave pool with rolling waves, and Mount Olympus is a 43-foot high maze of twisting, turning water slides, including two body slides and two tube slides. If there are ten or more in your group, you can get a discount on admission. 515 Marriott Dr, Clarksville, IN 47129


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Louisville Mega Cavern

Travel 100 feet underground to the world’s only fully subterranean ropes course and zip-line experience. The gigantic Louisville Mega Cavern is man-made, and it’s part of 17 miles of underground corridors right underneath Louisville.

Take a two-and-a-half-hour Mega Zip zip-line trip into deep, hidden sections of the cave, or go on a Mega Quest to master a challenging aerial ropes course. The Mega Tram will take you on the Historic Tram Tour, a 70-minute subterranean ride that takes you deep into the cave, where you’ll see some interesting rock formations, a historic replica of a fallout bunker, the remnants of an early mining operation, and much more. 1841 Taylor Ave, Louisville, KY 40213


Kart Kountry

Kart Kountry, located 25 minutes south of Louisville in Shepherdsville, has the world’s longest go-kart track, twisting and turning for over a mile and a half.

Enjoy a challenging game of mini-golf on one of two 18-hole courses decked out with waterfalls, streams, sand traps, and a giant volcano. The arcade offers a great mix of old and new games and you can win points redeemable for prizes at one of the best prize counters in the region. Practice your swing at the batting cages, and challenge a teammate to a game of two-man JumpShot, a trampoline basketball game. Cool off at the Bumper Boats, equipped with squirt guns and water cannons to double the fun. 315 Joe B. Hall Ave, Shepherdsville, KY 40165


Marengo Cave

Head 36 miles west of Louisville to Marengo and go underground for an incredible adventure at Marengo Cave, where you can explore this natural wonder and its wild geologic formations, including soda straws and stalagmites.

Take the 40-minute Crystal Palace tour to see some of the cavernous, formation-filled rooms, or opt for the hour-long Dripstone Trail tour, which takes you a full mile through the caverns to see the amazing sights.

Once you’re back above ground, continue the fun with a little canoeing or gemstone mining, and be sure to test your navigation skills in the challenging maze. 400 East State Rd 64, Marengo, IN 47140


Kentucky Kingdom and Hurricane Bay

Ride a 150-foot-high Ferris wheel to whet your appetite and see Louisville from a new perspective, and then hit the big boys at Kentucky Kingdom, home to some of Kentucky’s wildest thrill rides.

Lightning Run is a ten-story steel roller coaster featuring a heart-stopping, 80-degree drop, and T3, or Terror to the Third Power, is a suspended looping coaster with five breathtaking inversions. Swing 130 feet above the park on the Skycatcher, and brace yourself for the dives, twists, corkscrews, and barrel rolls on the 10-story Storm Chaser.

When you’re ready to cool off, head over to Hurricane Bay for some more thrills. Body surf on six-foot waves at Big Surf, and ride mega slides with names like Voodoo Express, Waikiki Wipeout, and Plummet Summit. Float down Adventure River or Castaway Creek on a tube, and get adventurous at the Splash Zone, featuring four levels of interactive water features and a large tipping bucket. 937 Phillips Ln, Louisville, KY 40209


Kentucky Science Center

Louisville - Things to do with your Team - Travel - Hotels4TeamsExplore the more fascinating aspects of science at the Kentucky Science Center, an interactive space of scientific discovery.

The World Around Us exhibit brings the earth sciences to life with hands-on and multimedia activities, and The World Within Us lets you explore the more interesting aspects of the human body.

The World We Create is a fascinating space that delves into the worlds of transportation, chemistry, physics, engineering, and architecture with activities designed to get your hands dirty.

There’s a lot more to do and explore here, including one of the most popular attractions of all, the four-story digital 3D theater where you can watch exciting flicks in a fully immersive experience. 727 W Main St, Louisville, KY 40202


Renaissance Fun Park

The Renaissance Fun Park is the place to go in Louisville. The park features blazing fast go-karts, an over 5000 square foot laser tag arena, a 36-hole mini golf course, and the newest Arcade Games. You will be guaranteed to have loads of fun during your visit! 201 Park Pl Dr, Louisville, KY 40243


There’s plenty for your team to do in Louisville that’ll provide lots of fun and bonding opportunities. Whether you’re into sports, nature, science, adventure, or a little bit of everything, Louisville has activities that everyone on your team can enjoy.