4/26/2015 – WHAT’S HAPPENING WITH THE KENTUCKY DERBY FESTIVAL MONDAY

April 26, 2015 Louisville, KY. This is the schedule for MONDAY’S Festival activities.

Teeing it up with kids:

KENTUCKY DERBY FESTIVAL DON FIGHTMASTER GOLF OUTING FOR EXCEPTIONAL CHILDREN. 9 AM – Noon. Children’s golf event.  New location: Seneca Golf Course.  Free for spectators. Sponsor: Kentucky PGA Foundation.  For more information, call (502) 243-8295, ext. 307 or (800) 254-2742 or www.kygolf.org.

Pet Friendly Happy Hour:

KENTUCKY DERBY FESTIVAL HAPPYTAIL HOUR.  5 PM – 9 PM.  Kroger’s Fest-a-Ville on the Waterfront.  Admission is free with a 2015 Pegasus Pin® .  A pet-friendly (leashes please!) social event.   Coordinated by Metro Animal Services.  Media Sponsor:  100.5 MYfm.

Bed Racing:

THORNTONS KENTUCKY DERBY FESTIVAL GREAT BED RACES.  4 PM Tailgating.  6 PM Parade of Beds.  7 PM Racing.  Broadbent Arena.  Admission is free with a 2015 Pegasus Pin®.  $8 KEC Parking fee.  $130 entry fee for team of 5.  Sponsor: Thorntons. Contributing Sponsors: AAA East Central, Hollander Sleep Products and Mattress Firm. Media Sponsor: 107.7 The Eagle.  Broadcast special on WAVE 3 NEWS.

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 beer.  Admission is free with a 2015 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. 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 2015 Pegasus Pin®.  (FOOD, DRINK AND PETS ARE NOT PERMITTED).

Charity Dinner:

KENTUCKY DERBY FESTIVAL KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS CHARITY DINNER. 6 PM cocktails. 7 PM dinner. Galt House Archibald Cochran Ballroom. Dinner tickets $40. Coordinated by the Bishop Spalding Council of the Knights of Columbus. For tickets call (502) 893-2220.

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