8/21/2014 – KENTUCKY HALF CLASSIC RETURNS IN 2015

Aug. 21, 2014 Louisville, KY.   – The partnership between Kentucky’s two largest half-marathons returns for runners in 2015.  The Kentucky Derby Festival miniMarathon presented by Walmart and HumanaVitality in Louisville and Lexington’s RunTheBluegrass Half-Marathon presented by John’s Run/Walk Shop joined forces last year to create the Kentucky Half Classic, encouraging runners to participate in both events. “It’s […]

8/18/2014 – DERBY FESTIVAL SEEKING KENTUCKIANA ROYALTY

August 18, 2014 Louisville, KY.– Next week, the Kentucky Derby Festival begins its search for members of the 2015 Royal Court. The application process opens online on Monday, August 25, at www.kdf.org.Young women from Kentucky or Southern Indiana who are full-time college students are eligible. The deadline for submissions is October 10. The Festival’s Royal Court is a […]

8/13/2014 – REGISTRATION FOR DERBY FESTIVAL ROAD RACES OPENS TOMORROW

Runners Can Win FREE Registration with Race for Rewards   August 13, 2014. Louisville, KY.   – Registration for the 2015 Kentucky Derby Festival Marathon and miniMarathon presented by Walmart and HumanaVitality opens tomorrow, Thursday, August 14th. The largest annual day of road racing in Kentucky is set for Saturday, April 25, 2015, and will again be capped […]

8/4/2014 – REGISTRATION FOR DERBY FESTIVAL ROAD RACES OPENS AUGUST 14th

Runners Can Win FREE Registration with Race for Rewards August 4, 2014. Louisville, KY.  – Registration for the 2015 Kentucky Derby Festival Marathon and miniMarathon presented by Walmart and HumanaVitality opens on Thursday, August 14th. The largest annual day of road racing in Kentucky is set for Saturday, April 25, 2015, and will again be capped at […]

6/30/14 – THUNDER OVER LOUISVILLE TO BE RE-AIRED WORLDWIDE ON JULY 4TH

June 30, 2014. Louisville, KY.   – The Kentucky Derby Festival’s 2014 Opening Ceremonies – Thunder Over Louisville – will be re-broadcast on the American Forces Network Broadcast Center (AFN-BC) to more than one million U.S. Armed Forces personnel and Department of Defense civilian employees and their families stationed overseas. The 120-minute program, which features the […]