5/25/16 – VINCENZO’S COOKING UP FUNDRAISER FOR DERBY FESTIVAL FOUNDATION

May 25, 2016. Louisville, KY.   – Vincenzo and Agostino Gabriele will host their fifth annual “Night at Vincenzo’s” fund-raiser for the Kentucky Derby Festival Foundation on Sunday, June 5.  The elegant event will be held at Vincenzo’s Italian Restaurant, 150 South Fifth St. The benefit, which is open to the public, will begin at 6 […]

5/5/2016 – 61ST REPUBLIC BANK PEGASUS PARADE MARCHES DOWN BROADWAY

May 5, 2016. Louisville, KY.  – The skies cleared just in time for the 61st Republic Bank Pegasus Parade to march down Broadway this evening.  A crowd estimated at over 100,000 gathered downtown to watch the Kentucky Derby Festival’s oldest and inaugural event.  Themed ‘Fun for the Arts,’ this year’s parade celebrated all those groups who bring […]

5/4/2016 – WHAT’S HAPPENING WITH THE KENTUCKY DERBY FESTIVAL ON THURSDAY

May 4, 2016 Louisville, KY. This is the schedule for THURSDAY’S Festival activities.  Stars at Churchill Downs:  KENTUCKY DERBY FESTIVAL CELEBRITY DAY AT THE DOWNS PRESENTED BY KENTUCKIANA HONDA DEALERS.  11:30 AM.  Churchill Downs, Sixth Floor. SOLD OUT. Sponsor:  Kentuckiana Honda Dealers.  Contributing Sponsor: Macy’s. Media Sponsors: Nfocus Magazine and 106.9 PLAY.  Parade is Fun […]

5/4/2016 – REPUBLIC BANK PEGASUS PARADE STEPS OFF TOMORROW

May 4, 2016. Louisville, KY.  – The event that started the Kentucky Derby Festival – the 61st annual Republic Bank Pegasus Parade – steps off TOMORROW, May 5, at 5 p.m. The parade will march west on Broadway from Campbell to Ninth Street. The parade is one of the festival’s most cherished and popular events, attracting thousands […]

5/3/2016 – TWO BELLES TO BATTLE FOR RIVERBOAT SUPREMACY

May 3, 2016. Louisville, KY.   – This year’s Kentucky Derby Festival Great Steamboat Race will feature two vessels – the Belle of Louisville and the Belle of Cincinnati – vying for Ohio River supremacy. But it will take more than crossing the finish line on Wednesday to win the race.  The winner of the Great […]