Local Spotlights

  • ​Jefferson Memorial Forest: the Gem of Fairdale

    Whether you are a native to Fairdale, Kentucky, or are a tourist, you simply must visit Jefferson Memorial Forest. With literally thousands of acres of spectacular natural scenery to enjoy, there is no spot as beautiful in all of Kentucky. If you want to have a picnic with your family or go hiking with your buddies, if you want a memorable adventure or a place to find yourself, you can do it in th ... Read More

  • Fairdale Pizza & Pub

    Fairdale is a friendly community that is located within Louisville, the biggest city in all of Kentucky. It's home to a number of dining establishments that serve all different kinds of foods. Examples of the many foods that are served in eateries in this area include seafood, pizza and pit-smoked barbecue. There is never any shortage of things to eat while exploring this cheerful Louisville neigh ... Read More

  • Fairdale Attractions

    If you're heading to Fairdale, rest assured there are plenty of great attractions and fun things to do for the whole family. One of the most popular attractions in the city is the Waverly Hills Sanatorium. This old and abandoned medical facility was once a functioning building that was used by many of the residents of the town. As time passed, it was abandoned and became vandalized and tarnished. ... Read More

  • Fairdale's Food & Drink Scene

    Fairdale is home to one of the best barbecue places around called Shack in the Back BBQ. Their meats are smoked on premises and everything is homemade. The restaurant is located in an old log cabin and offers both indoor and outdoor seating. Reviews have been extremely positive with such descriptions as, "Bargain prices and delicious food make for a winning combination not to be missed!"If pizza i ... Read More

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  • Whether you are a native to Fairdale, Kentucky, or are a tourist, you simply must visit Jefferson Memorial Forest. With literally thousands of acres of spectacular natural scenery to enjoy, there is n...Read More
  • Fairdale is a friendly community that is located within Louisville, the biggest city in all of Kentucky. It's home to a number of dining establishments that serve all different kinds of foods. Example...Read More
  • If you're heading to Fairdale, rest assured there are plenty of great attractions and fun things to do for the whole family. One of the most popular attractions in the city is the Waverly Hills Sanato...Read More
  • Fairdale is home to one of the best barbecue places around called Shack in the Back BBQ. Their meats are smoked on premises and everything is homemade. The restaurant is located in an old log cabin an...Read More
  • Located in the Bluegrass Area of Kentucky, Fairdale annual events and festivals include a community fair with live bands performing traditional American music, a bluegrass festival with vendors and ki...Read More
  • Looking for adventure out in Fairdale, Kentucky? Well, whether you are just passing through or a local looking for some fresh entertainment, Fairdale has something to offer you. Shop ‘Til You Drop! ...Read More
  • Fairdale, Kentucky, was first named Mann's Lick in 1873 and then Newtown in 1894. In 1910, the area was called Fairdale by its residents. It maintained its independent status until 2003 when it was in...Read More
  • Fairdale is the name of a community located in Louisville, Kentucky. Louisville is the biggest city in the entire southeastern state. Fairdale is part of Jefferson County. It's in the southern portion...Read More

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