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You Can Play Pac-Man on Louisville's City Grid Today

Google Maps

So if you head to Google Maps today, you'll find a button on the bottom left of your screen. Click it, and whatever you've searched will become a playable Pac-Man game.

The feature, presumably launched for April Fool's Day, works practically anywhere with plenty of roads. That includes plenty of places in Louisville. (You'll need to zoom in pretty close to get a specific area.) Here's Pac-Man near Louisville Slugger Field.

And Pac-Man near Churchill Downs:


Again, the game won't work if there aren't enough streets on the map, but Louisville has plenty of areas with interesting grids. If you find one that's particularly fun, let us know on Twitter.

Joseph Lord is the online managing editor for WFPL.