June 9, 2022. Louisville, KY. – Now that the events have wrapped up, Spring cleaning is officially under way at the Kentucky Derby Festival and that means it’s time for the Festival’s annual Yard Sale. The summer tradition is the best place to find deals on a variety of Derby Festival merchandise and collectibles. It takes place ONE DAY ONLY on Friday, June 17 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Derby Festival office at 1001 South Third St. in Old Louisville.

The Yard Sale will feature discounts on several items, including Derby Festival event t-shirts (both cotton and tech styles), Derby Festival Pins, posters from past years, postcards, glassware, Christopher Radko collector’s ornaments, vintage items and other pieces that span the Festival’s history. Shoppers will also find close-out pricing on 2022 Official KDF Merchandise.

The Derby Festival Pin Wagon also returns, showcasing 2022 metal event and corporate pins, as well as plastic pins spanning from 1973-2022. There will be a special Pin Room open at the Festival Office with metal event, balloon and corporate pins which date back to the 1970s and are available at reduced prices. A special edition 2022 Exchange Pin is being offered to collectors in limited quantities for $40 each or 2 for $75. A 2022 50th Edition Pin Set (featuring four pins – Official Pegasus Pin, Exchange Pin, Gold Winner Pin (plastic) and a Pegasus Metal Pin) will also be for sale for $79.99.

The event typically attracts large crowds, so patrons are encouraged to come early for the best selection and deals.  Cash and credit cards will be accepted for purchases. Items must be taken upon purchase; no holds. The Kentucky Derby Festival Yard Sale will be held rain or shine.