1/27/2015 – THORNTONS IS TEAMING UP WITH KDF FOR THE 2015 GREAT BED RACES

January 27, 2015 Louisville, KY.  This year’s Great Bed Races moves into high gear with Thorntons as the new title sponsor.  Set for Monday, April 27, at Broadbent Arena, more than 40 teams are expected to race their decorated beds on wheels around the figure-eight course.  Team registration is now open online at www.kdf.org. “Thorntons […]

1/12/2015 – DERBY FESTIVAL INTRODUCES 2015 ROYAL COURT

Jan. 12, 2015. Louisville, KY. – The five women selected to serve as Princesses in the 2015 Kentucky Derby Festival’s Royal Court were introduced this afternoon at Macy’s at Oxmoor Center. The Derby Festival’s Royal Court Program is coordinated by The Fillies, Inc., a volunteer group that works closely with the Festival. Fillies President Suanne […]

1/12/2015 – MACY’S DERBY FESTIVAL FASHION SHOW TO BRING HOTTEST SPRING FASHIONS TO THE RUNWAY

TICKETS ON SALE TODAY! January 12, 2015. Louisville, KY.   – Ready for warmer weather?  It’s time to start planning what you’ll wear to all those springtime events.  The Kentucky Derby Festival and Macy’s can help.  For the third year, Macy’s is returning as the title sponsor of the Macy’s Kentucky Derby Festival Spring Fashion Show  […]

1/7/2015 – 2015 DERBY FESTIVAL POSTER ROLLS OFF THE PRESSES

IMAGE TO BE PART OF ‘FESTIVAL UNVEILED’ ON FEB. 26  January 7, 2015 Louisville, KY.  The 2015 Kentucky Derby Festival Poster rolled off the presses this morning at Clark & Riggs Printing in Louisville.  This year’s Festival poster image is designed by Louisville native, Karen Boone. There will be both an Official and a Limited […]

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,” […]

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