- The list below includes 38 free or cheap things to do in or near Elizabethtown, Kentucky, including 48 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Movie Theaters, Bowling and Art Gallery.
- From Elizabethtown Sports Park to Freeman Lake Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Elizabethtown and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Bardstown, Shepherdsville, Hodgenville and Clermont.
A large community multi-sports complex with concessions and other amenities, Elizabethtown Sports Park offers many opportunities for youth to enjoy various outdoor activities. This includes competing sports such as football, baseball, soccer and lacrosse.
Covering 170 acres, of which 93 are picnic areas, the Freeman Lake Park also has playgrounds, shelters, a dic golf course, and other amenities. The Lincoln Heritage House and the Sara Bush Johnson Log Cabin are also on the site.
90% 29 votes
1900 Ring Road East, Elizabethtown, KY 42701 MoreLess Info
Built around Freeman Creek and Lake, the Elizabethtown Nature Park provides trails for scenic walks or hikes. This park also houses a lovely statue honoring war veterans, along with a pavilion for picnics and other group gatherings.
Created as a recreational space for the Elizabethtown community, American Legion Park offers lots of outdoor fun. Paying tribute to Veterans, it features a memorial along with a playground, tennis courts and executive style golf course.
97% 35 votes
201 West Dixie Avenue, Elizabethtown, KY 42701 MoreLess Info
Collecting and preserving historical artifacts since 2003, the Hardin County History Museum is full of interesting memorabilia that tells a story of the nation's past. Visit the Civil War exhibit, Abraham Lincoln family and friends section, and honor soldiers who fought in wars to protect our country.
Situated on 80 acres, Conders Paintball provides fields that include urban with over 50 buildings, ultimate air speedball, an indoor arena and wood ball courses with forts and towers. Food and drink are available as well as a pro shop.
Featuring a sign that's over 50 years old, Dix-E-Town Lanes offers 24 lanes of bowling with shoe rental and a pro shop. The bowling alley has event rooms, an arcade game area and food like pizza and hamburgers.