WHAT:                  Derby Festival Photo/Video Opportunity  – Special Thunder Announcement


WHEN:              Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 10:00 a.m.


WHERE:            Kentucky Derby Festival Office, 1001 South Third Street


ATTENDING:   Mike Berry, KDF President and CEO

David Nett, 2014 KDF Chair

Thunder Sponsor Representatives

Wayne Hettinger, Thunder Over Louisville Producer

KDF Board Members & Staff


Kentucky Derby Festival to Make Thunder Announcement

Please join us for some exciting news regarding the 2014 Thunder Over Louisville show.  There will be a short press conference with details on the 2014 Show, including Theme and Sponsor announcement and details about the McDonald’s Thunder Funder Program, followed by a Question & Answer session.

Thunder Over Louisville – the Derby Festival’s Opening Ceremonies – is one of the more than seventy events produced by the Derby Festival in the spring. The 2014 Thunder Over Louisville is set for Saturday, April 12.

The Derby Festival is an independent community organization supported by 4,000 volunteers, 400 businesses and civic groups, Pegasus Pin sponsorships and event participation. It entertains more than 1.5 million people in a two-week period and has a local economic impact of more than $127 million.