Dog Friendly Activities in Louisville, KY

There are 51 dog friendly activities in Louisville. Use the links below to get an overview of each one, see pictures, print directions, and even read reviews from other dog owners. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in Louisville.

Pet Friendly Iroquois Park
Iroquois Park Dog-friendly Iroquois Park is a large community open space in Louisville, KY, which welcomes leashed pets. This wooded park features an amphitheater, sports courts, walking trails, an archery course, disc golf, and a spray pad. See Details
Pet Friendly Club K9 Dog Bar
Club K9 Dog Bar Club K9 Dog Bar is a dog-friendly bar and dog park in Louisville, KY. This canine hangout features 2-acres of outdoor fenced space and a vast all-weather area that will be heated during the winter months. Patrons can order beer, wine or a cocktail from the bar, while pooches play underneath the refreshing spray of fire hydrant and tennis ball-shaped fountains. Before hopping in the car, Fido can rinse off in the dog wash station. Membership is required and they offer daily, monthly, and annual passes. See Details
Great Flood Highlands Leashed dogs are welcome at Great Flood Highlands, a pet-friendly taproom in Louisville, KY. Pets are invited to join you inside this bustling taproom with industrial-chic decor. The Highland location serves a wide selection of beer alongside cider, seltzer, wine, bourbon and whiskey. See Details
Fleur de Flea Vintage Market Fido is welcome to join you when searching for antiques and vintage treasures at Fleur De Flea Vintage Market, a dog-friendly outdoor attraction held in Louisville, KY. Wander past over one hundred vendors selling vinyl, collectable, repurposed items, mid-century modern pieces, furniture, trinkets, and many more treasures waiting to be unearthed and found. See Details
Morton Avenue Dog Park Morton Avenue Dog Park in Louisville, KY is a spacious, fenced area for dogs to run and play off leash. Located alongside Patterson Playground, the dog park features large shade trees and bench seating. Please note that only street parking is available. See Details
Central Park Central Park in Louisville, KY is dog friendly. The park is nearly 17 acres and features an amphitheater, arbor, memorial, picnic area, playground, restrooms, sports facilities and more. Dogs must be cleaned up after and on a leash during their visit. Central Park is open daily. See Details
Half Price Books Half Price Books is a dog-friendly bookstore in Louisville, KY. This local store is family-owned and sells secondhand books, movies and music. Fido can come inside to pick out a new bedtime story, but dogs must be kept on a leash. See Details
PG&Js Dog Park Bar PG&Js Dog Park Bar is the first dog park bar in Louisville and invites you to sit, sip and stay while your pup runs freely in the 8,000-square-foot open space. They offer complimentary Wi-Fi and coffee or alcohol for purchase. Become a Founding ForePAWther for a membership fee and receive unlimited park access for one year, complimentary coffee once a month, an engraved bone with your pup’s name on it, a T-shirt, VIP access to events, and more. As an added incentive to pay them a visit, a portion of every dollar spent is donated to local pet charities. Day passes are available, but all dogs must have proof of vaccinations. See Details
Dirty Tease The Dirty Tease in Louisville, KY is a dog-friendly t-shirt shop specializing in custom tees made while you wait. They'll put (almost) anything on a shirt, and sell several pre-made dog-themed shirts, too. Fido must be on a leash while inside the store. See Details
Gallant Fox Brewing Company Gallant Fox Brewing Co. is dog friendly and is open in the Clifton neighborhood of Louisville! Bring your dog to sample the locally-made craft beers or scratch bourbons. See Details
Vettiner Dog Run Vettiner Dog Run is a membership-only dog area at Charlie Vettiner Park in Louisville, KY. This 2-acre park is fully-fenced and features a small dog area and a large dog area where Fido can play off leash. An official Louisville Dog Run Association Dog Park Permit is required to use this dog park. If you are visiting from out of town, you will need to email the Louisville Dog Run Association in advance to receive temporary access. See Details
Mahonia Mahonia is a dog-friendly gift and home decor store in Louisville, KY. Well-behaved, leashed dogs may join you to shop for floral design, terrariums, home decor, gifts, plants, pottery and more. See Details
The Original Old Louisville Walking Tour The Original Old Louisville Walking Tour is dog friendly. The tour is a guided 90-minute walk through Louisville, KY, where your guide will show off "America's Most Exuberant Neighborhood." With 40-square blocks and hundreds of old homes and mansions, Old Louisville counts as one of the nation's largest historic preservation districts. Walking a little over a mile, tour-goers are introduced to beautiful residential enclaves such as St. James and Belgravia Courts while beholding impressive examples of Italianate, Queen Anne, Chateâuesque, Beaux Arts, and Renaissance Revival architecture. Tours start and end near the corner of Fourth and Oak, at a local bakery, Adrienne & Co. See Details
White Elephant Vendors Market White Elephant Vendors Market is a pet-friendly peddlers mall in Louisville, KY. Fido can join you as you peruse the aisles of booths owned local vendors, selling antiques, collectibles, home decor, tools, toys, and more! See Details
Sawyer Dog Park at E.P. Tom Sawyer State Park Let your pup enjoy an off-leash romp at Sawyer Dog Park, located at E.P. Tom Sawyer State Park in Louisville, KY. Sawyer Dog Park offers six acres of grassy space, divided into separate areas for small and large dogs. The park also offers two gazebos, shaded areas and water for dogs. An official Louisville Dog Run Dog Park Permit is required to use the dog park. See Details
Champions Dog Run Fido will love the off-leash playtime at Champions Dog Run in Champions Park. This 3.6-acre dog park features separate areas for small dog use and all dog use along with water for humans and canines alike. An official Louisville Dog Run Association Dog Park Permit is required to use this dog park. See Details
Vines Wine Bar & Spirit Shop Vines Wine Bar & Spirit Shop is the original dog-friendly wine bar in Louisville, KY. Enjoy wine by the glass or cocktails in the shop while Fido receives water and treats. If you find a wine that appeals to your palate, or if your four-legged friend finds a treat that appeals to his, you can take them home by the bottle or by the bag, respectively. Wine is curated from small production wineries around the world, while treats are locally sourced. See Details
South 4th Street Business District South 4th Street Business District is an area of Louisville, KY which has six blocks of dog-friendly shops and restaurants. Leashed pups are welcome to join their owners inside many of the shops, although it's worth checking first. Most of the galleries, boutiques, music venues, and parks can be enjoyed with your pooch. See Details
Falls City Brewing Company Located in the Phoenix Hill/NuLu neighborhood, just east of downtown Louisville, Falls City Brewing Company features an outdoor beer garden that is dog-friendly and 12 of our beers on tap. Wine and select bourbon and spirits are also available. It is located in Kentucky after all! Fido is also welcome inside the taproom. No food is served but patrons are welcome to bring their own. See Details
Cochran Hill Dog Run Cochran Hill Dog Run is a dog-friendly, members only park in Louisville, KY at Cherokee Park. Pets love the chance to play off-leash at this fully-fenced dog park! The two-acre area is divided into a one-acre small dog area and a one-acre area for all dog use. The park also features baggies for cleanup and water for dogs. An official Louisville Dog Run Association Dog Park Permit is required to use this park. Please note: this is a private dog park that is subject to an application process before use. See Details
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