4/24/2015 – BEAUTIFUL MORNING FOR U.S. BANK GREAT BALLOON RUSH HOUR RACE

DERBY FESTIVAL MOVES SATURDAY RACE TO FRIDAY EVENING April 24, 2015 Louisville, KY.  – Near perfect weather conditions enabled 26 balloons to take off in the U.S. Bank Great Balloon Rush Hour Race this morning.  This is the eleventh year for the drive-time race event, which was added to the Festival’s BalloonFest schedule in 2005.  […]

4/24/2015 – DERBY FESTIVAL ACADEMIC CHALLENGE TOMORROW

April 24, 2015. Louisville, KY.   – The Kentucky Derby Festival Foundation Academic Challenge Presented By Sullivan University is set for tomorrow at Male High School.  Jefferson County Public Schools is producing this year’s quick-recall tournament scheduled for 8 AM to NOON. “The Academic Challenge event is a great way to showcase the academic achievements of […]

4/24/2015 – BALLOONS TO DRAW FOR POSITIONS FOR TONIGHT’S GLOW

April 24, 2015 Louisville, KY.  – 26 Balloons will draw for positions in tonight’s U.S. Bank Great Balloon Glow at the BalloonFest Position Draw to be held today at NOON at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium in the Brown & Williamson Club.  The Position Draw will determine where balloons will be located on the field for […]

4/23/2015 – WHAT’S HAPPENING WITH THE KENTUCKY DERBY FESTIVAL FRIDAY

April 23, 2015 Louisville, KY. This is the schedule for FRIDAY’S Festival activities. Take a Swing for $1 Million: STOCK YARDS BANK & TRUST COMPANY KENTUCKY DERBY FESTIVAL $1 MILLION DOLLAR HOLE-IN-ONE GOLF CONTEST SM.  Now-April 25: 10 AM – 8:30 PM, April 26: 10 AM – 5 PM, Semi-finals 6 PM.  Seneca Golf Course […]

4/23/2014 – FEST-A-VILLE, CHOW WAGON OPEN FOR BUSINESS

April 23, 2015. Louisville, KY.   – Opening today, Kroger’s Fest-a-Ville on the Waterfront and Chow Wagon venues will offer entertainment and activities for patrons of all ages. This ultimate entertainment experience features the Waterfront Jam presented by the John R. Elliott HERO Campaign with national talent, family fun, food vendors, an expanded midway area, Ferris […]