9/30/14 – DERBY FESTIVAL RECIEVES INDUSTRY HONORS

BRINGS HOME RECORD NUMBER OF AWARDS September 30, 2014. Louisville, KY. – The Kentucky Derby Festival was awarded many top honors at the 59th Annual International Festival & Events Association’s Convention and Expo. The awards were given yesterday during the IFEA / Haas & Wilkerson Insurance Pinnacle Awards ceremony in Kansas City, Kansas. Derby Festival […]

9/30/2014 – PNC TEAMS UP WITH KDF FOR 2015 CYCLING EVENT

REGISTRATION FOR TOUR DE LOU OPENS OCT. 1 September 30, 2014 Louisville, KY.  The Kentucky Derby Festival’s cycling event – Tour de Lou – returns in 2015 with a new title sponsor.  PNC has signed on as title sponsor for the second year of the event, set for Sunday, April 26, 2015.  Registration for the […]

9/25/2014 – DERBY FESTIVAL LOOKING FOR SUPER SPELLERS

Invites Ky., Southern Indiana schools to take part in KDF Spelling Bee September 25, 2014 Louisville, KY.  The search is on for super spellers from Kentucky and Southern Indiana.  The Kentucky Derby Festival is looking for contestants to participate in the 22nd annual Ford Motor Company Spelling Bee in March of next year. Students wishing to […]

9/16/2014 – THUNDER OVER LOUISVILLE MAKES ‘TOP 100’

September 16, 2014 Louisville, KY.  Top honors today for Thunder Over Louisville, the Kentucky Derby Festival’s Opening Ceremonies. The annual air show and fireworks spectacular has made the 2014 “Top 100 Events” list in the United States. The list is put together by BizBash – the leading trade media for event and meeting organizers and event marketers. […]

9/3/2014 – CELEBRATE DERBY FESTIVAL IN SEPTEMBER

2ND ANNUAL PEGASUS PIN PARTY SET FOR SEPT. Sept. 3, 2014. Louisville, KY.   – You don’t have to wait until next spring to celebrate with the Kentucky Derby Festival!  The public is invited to the Festival’s second annual Pegasus Pin Party. The event is scheduled for this Saturday, September 6th, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at […]