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10 Things To Do in Walton, Kentucky!

10 Things To Do in Walton, Kentucky!

Discover what it's like to live in Walton, Kentucky with Fischer Homes! This city is known for its close-knit community and small-town feel! With convenient access to surrounding areas in Northern Kentucky and just a short drive to Cincinnati, Ohio, Walton is an amazing city to live in! Don’t believe us? Check out these 10 things to do in Walton and see for yourself!

1. Walton Community Park

Looking to enjoy quality time outside and a variety of recreational activities? Walton Community Park has got you covered!  With it's numerous sports fields, picnic tables, playgrounds, beautiful dog park, disc golf course, and scenic walking trails, you will never have a dull moment. Great for children and a leisure family outing!


2. Ark Encounter

Check out the extraordinary attractions at the Ark Encounter!  A life sized replica of Noah's Ark, located nearby Walton in Williamstown, KY.  Book your ticket now to explore the exhibits, enjoy interactive displays, and stunning gardens to learn about the biblical history! This is an attraction you cannot miss!


3. Florence Speedway

Do you love cars, action, & memories shared with family and friends? Well lucky for you, just a short drive to Florence is the Florence Speedway, a racing track that hosts weekly events from March - October. Enjoy a drink and delicious food while watching famous car racers in their element at the Florence Speedway. Perfect place to take friends, family, and even colleagues for a weekend getaway!


4. Boone County Distilling Co. 

Want to taste some famous Kentucky bourbon? Boone County Distilling Co. in nearby Independence is the place for you! Take less than a 15 minute drive to learn about how they make their bourbon by taking the Grain to Glass Experience Guided Tour & Tasting, where you can tour the entire distillery. Most importantly, end the tour with a bourbon tasting! Don't have time to tour the distillery? No worries. Enjoy a guided tasting that lasts about 15 minutes where you can learn a brief history of the distillery and taste some bourbon!

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5. Abner Gaines House

Want to learn about the history of Walton?  Stop by the Abner Gaines House, the first ever house built in Walton, previously used as an inn and stage coach stop between Cincinnati and Lexington. If you like the looks of the outside of this house, you do not want to miss the inside! This beautiful Walton relic includes 3 stairways and 10 carved mantels, which is uncommon to Federal style homes. If you love history and home design, book your tour now and come take a look!


6. Florence Mall 

Just located off of 1-71N, is the indoor Florence Shopping Mall, the perfect place for shopping and dining! There is a great mix of unique and popular stores such as, T.J. Maxx, JC Penney's, Aerie, Bath & Body Works, and much more! After a long day of shopping, Florence Mall has got you covered with their 14 different dining options including Olive Garden, Great Steak, and Great American Cookies for a sweet treat! They also regularly have great deals and events going on, so definitely take advantage of their endless opportunities!


7. Atwood Hill Winery & Vineyard

Who doesn't love wine, music, & scenic views? Atwood Hill Winery & Vineyard has all of that and more with its regular events and wine festivals. For any special occasion, Atwood Hill has got you covered! It has several indoor and outdoor rental spaces for small or large gatherings, weekend fun, intimate settings, and even a cozy sunset wine tasting! Come enjoy in their hand picked wines and bask in the beautiful scenery. You do not want to miss out on their upcoming Wine Festival! 


8. Bailey Jaynes Bakery & Café 

In the mood for a sweet treat? Stop by this local Walton sweet spot, Bailey Jayne's Bakery & Café! This mother-daughter duo offers a large range of pastries, cakes, pies, and even sandwiches. Not only that, but they also deliver made to order breakfast and lunch meals! Don't let that sweet tooth go to rest, and enjoy one of Bailey Jayne's delicious treats.


9. Strike & Spare

Need an adrenaline rush? Strike & Spare located in nearby Erlanger, KY has bowling, arcade games, bumper cars, roller skating, laser tag, and more! Have a kids birthday coming up? Well you have come to the right place. Strike & Spare prepares, decorates, entertains, and even cleans up for any birthday party or event! Strike & Spare is for everyone not just children. So come bring your spouses, work colleagues, and friends to enjoy a fun, adrenaline packed night.


10. Family's Main Street Café

Need a local eatery? Stop by Family's Main Street Café for a home cooked breakfast, lunch, or dinner. This local hotspot to Walton offers a delicious menu, family-style meal, and small-town feel. Who doesn't love an old school American diner?


Discover Stunning New Home Communities in Walton

Crossings at Walton Square

This coming soon community is conveniently located off Mary Grubbs Highway, and walking distance to Kroger, Marketplace Kohl's, and Starbucks. Enjoy low maintenance living with our Gallery II Collection Condominiums, offering a variety of floorplans ranging from 1,600 sq. ft. to 1,100 sq. ft. with private entries, attached garages, and no-step living options! Never worry about your lawn again, with yardwork and snow removal taken care of for you! Learn more about Crossings at Walton Square here and find your perfect home!

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Aosta Valley

This new home community is located in the heart of Boone County and Kenton County, right off Highway 16. We are offering our Maple Street Collection of homes that have a variety of designs including ranch style, open concept, bonus spaces, and more! Enjoy community amenities including a community pool, basketball courts, and playground! Move into your smalltown, country feel home today! Limited homesites remain, so select yours while they last!

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Want to Make Walton, Kentucky Home?

Like what you've read above? Does Walton sound like the perfect city for you? If so, Fischer Homes is calling your name! With two new home communities to choose from, there is an option for everyone. Choose from a variety of different floorplans and price ranges to find a home that fits your wants and needs!

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Start Your Home Building Journey

Interested in building a home in the Walton, KY area? Visit our website or call us at 859.448.7211 to talk with one of our New Home Advisors today!


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