Free Yourself in Louisville, KY

Posted 01/31/19 Team Vaco

In this edition of Free Yourself Friday, we take you to Louisville, KY where Vaco provides expert consulting, permanent placement, executive search, and strategic staffing.

Yes, we specialize in premier talent & solutions, but most importantly, we help people find freedom. We believe in the power of an entrepreneurial spirit, staying team focused and a true work-life balance.

So, if you find yourself visiting Louisville on business, en route through the Bourbon Trail, or to visit the Top 50 Golf Course in America – Valhalla, our local Vaconians have the top five places to Free Yourself in the Derby City.

Muhammad Ali Center

Be inspired by the Muhammed Ali Center. You will be guided by Ali’s Six Core Principles during your walk-through and be wowed by the interactivity, the educational programming and the spirit that the museum has instilled. If you love documentaries, view the Center’s Upcoming Events calendar to see what’s coming to the theater soon!

Louisville’s Urban Bourbon Trail

If Bourbon is your craft of choice, even if it’s not, head to Bourbon Country! This pristine tour will turn you into a bourbon lover or expand your devotion to the liquor. Plan your trip and travel by using the Bourbon Country Map in choosing the best distilleries, museums, and top restaurants and bars in the world to your personal liking. Cheers!

Churchill Downs

Welcome to the Home of the Kentucky Derby! Gear up for the horse races and watch your favorite four-legged mammals compete to win. Hosting an event? Churchill has numerous beautiful venues for corporate events, weddings, anniversaries, and more! Your guests will be blown away by the elegance and monstrosity of the space. Happy racing!

Kentucky Derby Festival

The Kentucky Derby Festival hosts anything from the Derby Burger Challenge where guests can submit their best burger recipes along with a photo to compete for Best Burger among other prizes, the Balloon Fest, the Health Fair, the Steamboat Race, the list is almost endless. There is something for everyone, whether you’re a guest, sponsor, volunteer, or interested in becoming a festival VIP.

Valhalla Golf Club – Hosts of the PGA and Ryder Cup

Grab an Arnold Palmer and head to the greens! Valhalla is said to be where the souls of Vikings once feasted and toasted with the gods. Since its opening in 1986, it has become more than a Viking feasting ground, it has made Louisville the world-famous host of the PGA and Ryder Cup. This course is ranked No. 1 in Kentucky and is listed on “America’s 100 Greatest Courses.”