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Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing hosts several special events throughout the calendar year. We hope you will join us for:

Traditional Native American Storytelling ~ Saturday, March 29, 2014
Bring out the whole family on Saturday, March 29 from 1:00 to 2:00 PM for an entertaining and educational storytelling presentation by Anthony Redfeather Nava.

Where: Riverside Visitors Center
When: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
FREE Event
RSVP because seating is limited.

RSVP by calling 935-6809 or emailing: info@riverside-landing.org

Riverside Plant & Herb Sale ~ Saturday, April 12, 2014
Get the plants you need for your home garden at Riverside's Annual Plant & Herb Sale. The event starts with an EARLY BIRD SALE on Friday, April 11th from 4:00PM to 7:00PM. Saturday's sale begins at 8:00AM and ends at 3:00PM. The sale starts at Noon on Sunday and runs until 3:00PM.

The Riverside Garden Club will be offering a variety of herbs, perennials, annuals, vegetables, heirloom tomatoes, and good gardening advice! All proceeds from the sale benefit the historic gardening programs at Riverside.

Call us for more details at 502/935-6809 or e-mail: info@riverside-landing.org

Click here to see a list of many of the plants that will be available at this year’s sale.

"Heirloom Gardening" Presentation ~ Sunday, April 13, 2014
The Riverside Garden Club invites you to a presentation on "Heirloom Gardening" by Jeff Masters, intern in the University of Louisville Horticulture Department, at 1:00 PM on Sunday, April 13. This presentation is FREE and open to all.

It's perfect timing! Check out the Riverside Plant Sale before or after taking in Mr. Master's presentation!

For more details,call us at 935-6809 or email: info@riverside-landing.org

Derby Brunch On the River ~ Sunday, April 27, 2014
Join Honorary Host Mayor Fischer for the 11th annual Derby Brunch On the River on Sunday, April 27 from 11:00AM to 1:30PM. This Official Kentucky Derby Festival event features an authentic Kentucky breakfast, music, a short live auction, tours of the historic Farnsley-Moremen House, a silent auction, and tours of the new Moremen Family Chapel site all along the banks of the beautiful Ohio River. Wear your Derby hat and be eligible for a drawing for a special prize!

Advanced purchase of tickets is required. Tickets are $65/person or $500 for a table of 8.

For more information call 502/935-6809 or e-mail info@riverside-landing.org

Old Fashioned Ice Cream Social ~ Sunday, July 13, 2014
Bring out the whole family for a relaxing afternoon of ice cream, music, and fun on the banks of the Ohio River. Event runs from 1:00PM to 5:00PM. Don't miss the annual Ice Cream Eating Contest at 3:30PM. More details will be posted soon!

On-Going Events

Building Blocks of History Field Trips (September-October and mid-March-May)
Riverside’s award-winning, hands-on field trip program Building Blocks of History includes:

This full-day field trip experience is limited to groups of 120 students per day. The cost is $6/student. Call (502) 935-6809 to reserve your date today. Dates are limited!!!


Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing welcomes the participation of volunteers. Opportunities to make a contribution to Riverside by serving as a volunteer are available in the following areas:

  • providing guided tours of the historic Farnsley-Moremen House
  • lending a hand in the historic garden
  • acting as a Museum Store assistant
  • working in the office
  • helping to get out mailings
  • assisting at special events

If you are interested in learning more—or if you would like to fill out a Riverside Volunteer Application—please call Renee Butterworth at (502) 935-6809 or send an email to us at info@riverside-landing.org.

Click Here for Membership Information in Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing, Inc.

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