12/17/2014 – KROGER SIGNS MULTI-YEAR SPONSORSHIP WITH KENTUCKY DERBY FESTIVAL

Dec. 17, 2014. Louisville, KY.  The Kroger Company will continue its long running support of the Kentucky Derby Festival.  The grocery chain has extended its multi-year title sponsorship of Kroger’s Fest-a-Ville on the Waterfront for another five years through 2019. “The entire Kroger team is proud to continue our partnership with the Kentucky Derby Festival,” […]

12/15/14 – 2015 DERBY FESTIVAL POSTER ARTIST PAINTS “GREEN” IMAGE

December 15, 2014. Louisville, KY.  It doesn’t feel much like spring outside, but planning for the 2015 Kentucky Derby Festival is well underway.  Today the Festival named Louisville native, Karen Boone, the artist for the Official Poster of the 2015 Festival. “I love being the Kentucky Derby poster artist,” said Karen Boone. “Growing up in […]

12/10/2014 – READY TO RUN? TRAIN FOR FREE WITH DERBY FESTIVAL AND NORTON SPORTS HEALTH

REGISTRATION FOR FREE TRAINING PROGRAM OPENS DEC. 12 Dec. 10, 2014. Louisville, KY.   – If you’re ready to run, you can sign up now to train for FREE with Norton Sports Health and Kentucky Derby Festival.  The annual Training Program helps prepare runners and walkers for the KDF Marathon and miniMarathon in the spring.  Interested […]

12/9/2014 – U.S. AIR FORCE THUNDERBIRDS TO HELP KICK OFF 2015 DERBY FESTIVAL

U.S. Army Golden Knights Also Set to Perform at Thunder Over Louisville Dec. 9, 2014– LOUISVILLE, KY  – America’s Ambassadors in Blue, the U.S.A.F. Thunderbirds, will perform at the Kentucky Derby Festival’s Opening Ceremonies: Thunder Over Louisville.  They’ll be joined by the U.S. Army’s Parachute Team, the Golden Knights.  Both teams released their 2015 show […]

12/2/2014 – DERBY FESTIVAL’S FOUNDATION LOOKING FOR YOUNG ARTISTS

Dec. 2, 2014. Louisville, KY.   – The Kentucky Derby Festival Foundation invites school students to participate in the Kentucky Derby Festival Foundation Student Art Contest. The contest is open to students in grades K-12 around Kentuckiana and is now taking submissions. Applications and contest information are now available online at www.kdf.org. All work must be […]

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