11/18/2014 – DERBY FESTIVAL FOUNDATION POKER TOURNAMENT RETURNS IN DECEMBER

November 18, 2014. Louisville, KY. – The Kentucky Derby Festival Foundation’s Ho Ho Hold’Em Poker Tournament returns on Saturday, December 6th, just in time for the holidays.  The second annual tournament will be held at Horseshoe Southern Indiana in the First Floor Poker Room beginning at 5p.m. Check-in begins at 4 p.m., tournament starts at […]

10/22/2014 – DERBY FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES 2015 PARADE THEME

REGISTRATION OPEN FOR PARADE PARTICIPANTS October 22, 2014 Louisville, KY. The Kentucky Derby Festival is looking for participants for next year’s Republic Bank Pegasus Parade. 2015 marks the 60th annual parade, which will march down Broadway on Thursday, April 30.  The Festival is looking for participants in the following categories: Equestrian, Specialty Unit, Marching Band, Inflatable and […]

10/1/2014 – DERBY FESTIVAL RECEIVES INDUSTRY HONORS

BRINGS HOME RECORD NUMBER OF AWARDS October 1, 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 this week during the IFEA / Haas & Wilkerson Insurance Pinnacle Awards ceremony in Kansas City, Kansas. Derby Festival took […]

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 […]