Western KY Tornado Relief

Following the devastating tornadoes in Kentucky, we are joining the relief efforts by donating $1 from every admission ticket sold between Jan. 1-Jan. 31 to United Way Kentucky. We are proud of our community for pitching in during this tough time.

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Batty About FanFest

Fanfest provides a rare opportunity for fans to actually touch and hold game-used bats from baseball legends Roberto Clemente, Stan Musial, Cal Ripken, Jr., Pete Rose and Carl Yastrzemski, as well as current star Giancarlo Stanton.

Yelich Makes History at LSMF

Yelich Makes History at LSMF

It’s hard to come by a lot of firsts for a company that dates back over 130 years, but Miami Marlins star outfielder Christian Yelich became the first player in company history to sign his bat contract on site in January 2015.

Bat Man Retires

After 45 years, 9 months and 8 days of making Louisville Slugger baseball bats, beloved craftsman Danny Luckett retired from the company.

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Triumph & Tragedy: The Greatness of Jim Thorpe
July 8th 2021
Daily Through February 20th 2022

Triumph & Tragedy: The Greatness of Jim Thorpe

Coinciding with the 100th anniversary of Jim Thorpe signing a contract with Hillerich & Bradsby Co., this exhibit explores the hardships of Thorpe's life, including how baseball was used to unfairly strip him of two gold medals he earned in the 1912 Stockholm Olympics.

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The Best Black Baseball Team You've Never Heard Of
January 1st 2021
Daily Through December 31st 2022

The Best Black Baseball Team You've Never Heard Of

In a true Louisville, Kentucky mash-up - bourbon and baseball came together as Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory discovered the truth behind mysterious and fascinating photographs of a black baseball team that had been exceptional in its time but lost to history.