Sponsor an Event

Do a world of good.

Hundreds of thousands of visitors come to The Parklands each month, so sponsoring an event or program gives you the opportunity to reach a wider audience, meet your marketing goals, and align with The Parklands’ passionate supporters.

Further Information

If you would like to sponsor a program or an event, even one that you don’t see listed below, please contact us.

The Parklands Education Luncheon


This annual event, attended by hundreds of community leaders, entrepreneurs, & park enthusiasts, is a celebration and a crucial fundraiser for The Parklands’ education program, the Outdoor Classroom. As Louisville’s premier outdoor science-based education program, the Outdoor Classroom utilizes the park’s natural resources to create immersive learning experiences, connect students with nature, & foster a deep appreciation for the environment & a genuine love for learning. The Outdoor Classroom has delivered nearly 170,000 educational experiences since its inception in 2013.

The Parklands & WLKY 5K


This will mark the sixth edition of our annual 5K, dedicated to supporting The Parklands. We are thrilled to announce our continued partnership with WLKY for the second consecutive year. The funds raised during this event play a crucial role in sustaining the annual maintenance and operations of our expansive 4,000-acre public park system, which relies on the support of visitors and donors.

Field & Fork


2024 will mark the 12th annual Field & Fork, the Parklands’ premier fundraising event that brings together community leaders and park supporters for an evening of celebration and philanthropy. This annual event takes place in the picturesque Turkey Run Park, where guests will enjoy a three-course dinner, vibrant live auction, musical entertainment, and dancing under the stars, all while supporting the annual maintenance and operations of The Parklands. Stay tuned for more details and sponsorship opportunities!

Answer the call of the wild.

We’re eco-friendly and just friendly, so we want to hear from you. Contact us and we’ll do our best to give you a shout in a timely manner.