3/30/2015 – LOCAL STUDENTS HONORED BY DERBY FESTIVAL

WINNERS ANNOUNCED TOMORROW IN ANNUAL ART CONTEST March 30, 2015 Louisville, KY.  30 young students ranging in age from 5 to 18, will be honored  tomorrow night for their winning artwork in the 2015 Kentucky Derby Festival Foundation Student Art Contest.  The awards ceremony will be held at 7 p.m. at duPont Manual High School.  […]

3/25/2015 – LOUISVILLE NATIVE IS CROWNED DERBY BURGER QUEEN

March 25, 2015. Louisville, KY.   – Sarah Allgeier of Louisville is the winner of the 4th Annual “Derby Burger Challenge” sponsored by Kentucky Beef Council and coordinated by the Kentucky Derby Festival. Allgeier’s recipe for her Blueberry Bourbon Burger was selected as the overall winner after a cook-off this morning.  It features ground beef stuffed […]

3/24/2015 – BEST WINES IN KENTUCKIANA JUDGED TOMORROW

AMERICAN WINE SOCIETY IN TOWN FOR DERBY FESTIVAL WINE JUDGING March 24, 2015– LOUISVILLE, KY   – Members of the American Wine Society will be in Louisville tomorrow to judge the best vino from wineries around Kentucky and Indiana.  The judging will begin at 9 AM at The Ice House on Main Street, Louisville, KY. This […]

3/23/2015 – THOMPSON SQUARE TO PERFORM AT KDF WATERFRONT JAM

A THOUSAND HORSES WILL OPEN FREE SHOW March 23, 2015 Louisville, KY.  You’ve seen them on Leno, Kimmel and Conan, now you can see Thompson Square perform live at the Waterfront Jam Presented by the John R. Elliott HERO Campaign.  The FREE concert is set for Friday, April 24, at Kroger’s Fest-a-Ville.  Special guest A […]

3/21/2015 – FAMILY TRADITION CONTINUES WITH DERBY FESTIVAL SPELLING BEE WINNER

March 21, 2015. Louisville, KY.   – Paul Keaton of Pike County won the 22nd annual Ford Motor Company Kentucky Derby Festival Spelling Bee today by correctly spelling “insentient” – without sensation or consciousness – in the Bomhard Theatre at the Kentucky Center for the Arts (501 W. Main Street in Louisville). Tara Singh representing private […]