April 25, 2014 Louisville, KY. This is the schedule for FRIDAY’S Festival activities.
U.S. Bank Great BalloonFest Takes Flight :
U.S. BANK KENTUCKY DERBY FESTIVAL GREAT BALLOONFEST SM. Admission is free with a 2014 Pegasus Pin® . Sponsor: U.S. Bank.
7 AM. U.S. Bank Kentucky Derby Festival Great Balloon Race. Bowman Field. Public entrance off Pee Wee Reese Road. Contributing
Sponsor: Easy Rock 105.1.
11:30 AM U.S. Bank Kentucky Derby Festival Great BalloonFest Awards Brunch. Brown & Williamson Club at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium. (Awards ceremony for Saturday race and balloon entrants are honored for participation.)
Kids Take a Swing for $1 Million:
STOCK YARDS BANK & TRUST COMPANY KENTUCKY DERBY FESTIVAL $1 MILLION DOLLAR HOLE-IN-ONE GOLF CONTEST SM. April 26: 10 AM – 8:30 PM, April 27: 10 AM – 5 PM, Semi-finals 6 PM. Seneca Golf Course Driving Range. $1 per shot and free for spectators. April 26: Kids’ Day – under 18 get 2 shots for $1. Grand Prize: $1 million. First Prize (if no Hole-in-One): $5,000. Sponsor: Stock Yards Bank & Trust Company. Contributing Sponsors: Kentuckiana Golf Course Superintendents, WLKY TV, and 84WHAS.
Drum Line Showcase:
KENTUCKY DERBY FESTIVAL DA’VILLE CLASSIC DRUM LINE SHOWCASE. 3 PM. Iroquois Amphitheater. Admission is $10. High school and community drum lines from Kentucky, Ohio and Indiana showcase their creativity, musicianship, and pageantry. For more information call (502) 772-7660. Contributing Sponsor: B96.5 FM.
Everclear Rocks Fest-a-Ville Stage:
KENTUCKY DERBY FESTIVAL SATURDAY CONCERT FEATURING EVERCLEAR. 9 PM. Kroger’s Fest-a-Ville on the Waterfront. Admission is free with a 2014 Pegasus Pin®. From 4-7 PM, U.S. military personnel with a valid ID will receive free entry. (FOOD, DRINK AND PETS ARE NOT PERMITTED.)
The party continues at Kroger’s Fest-a-Ville and the Chow Wagon:
KROGER’S FEST-A-VILLE ON THE WATERFRONT. Open Daily 11 AM – 11 PM. Waterfront Park. ULTIMATE ENTERTAINMENT EXPERIENCE featuring concerts with national talent, family fun, food, kids’ inflatable playground, midway rides and more. Happy Hour Weekdays 4-6 PM, $2 Beers. Admission is free with a 2014 Pegasus Pin®. (FOOD, DRINK AND PETS ARE NOT PERMITTED). Sponsor: Kroger. Contributing Sponsor: Miller Lite.
KENTUCKY DERBY FESTIVAL CHOW WAGON® Open Daily 11 AM – 11 PM, except Sunday 1 PM – 11 PM. Kroger’s Fest-a-Ville on the Waterfront. Outdoor food & live music venue. Sponsors: Kroger and Miller Lite. Featuring the Miller Lite Music Stage. Admission is free with a 2014 Pegasus Pin®. (FOOD, DRINK AND PETS ARE NOT PERMITTED).