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Live in Lou named title sponsor of Louisville Cross Country Classic — the nation’s largest college meet

The Louisville Sports Commission (LSC) has announced that Live in Lou – the talent attraction initiative of Greater Louisville Inc. – has been named title sponsor of the Louisville Cross Country Classic, the largest college cross country meet in the United States. LSC owns and operates the prestigious meet that has been held annually at E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park since 2001. The 18th annual...

Louisville’s E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park celebrates arrival of Spring with Goose Creek 5K April 14

Celebrate the arrival of spring by signing up for the Goose Creek 5K race at E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park on April 14, 2018. Prizes will be awarded to the overall female and male finishers, as well as the top two female and male finishers in each age group. The Goose Creek 5K at E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park (Photo from KSP) The registration cost is $25 through April 11 at 4 p.m. Day...

E.P. ‘Tom’” Sawyer State Park to host 26th annual Irish Classic 10K on March 17

Looking for a race more challenging than the typical 5K? Sign up for the 26th Annual Irish Classic 10K on March 17 at E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park in Louisville. The race starts at 9 a.m. Registration runs through March 14 at 4 p.m. and is $30. Race day registration is 7-8:30 a.m. and is $35. Event t-shirts are available while supplies last. Register online at secure.kentucky.gov Awards will...

Grand opening for new splash pad at E.P. ‘Tom’ Sawyer State Park set for Saturday

The grand opening for a new splash pad at E.P. “Tom” State Park will be Saturday, June 3, at 11:30 a.m. State and local officials will be on hand to open the splash pad. Admission to the pool area will be free from noon to 2 p.m. on Saturday. There will be refreshments, music and prizes. The celebration is being organized by the Tom Sawyer State Park Foundation, a non-profit organization that supports...