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    What’s Happening, Louisville?

    Happy Derby Time, Louisville!

    You definitely can’t hold your horses this time of year, as Derby time is here in full swing! It would almost be a Louisville sin if you didn’t participate in at least one Derby event this year. Don’t know what’s going on? No worries, we’ve got you covered! No matter if you are wanting a family night, a girls night, guys night, or a solo night, the Derby offers a variety of events that fits everyone’s needs! Take a look below to see what events you can attend today right up until Derby!

    Thurs, 4/26-5/4:

    Kroger’s Fest-A-Ville on the Waterfront/Chow Wagon

    11am-11pm, Sunday 12-10pm

    Waterfront Park

    Free admission with Pegasus Pin

    Sponsor: Kroger, Courier Journal, Miller Lite


    Sat, 4/28:

    U.S. Bank Great Balloon Race

    7am at Bowman Field

    Sponsor: 99.7 DJX


    Mini Marathon/Marathon


    Free to spectators

    Sponsor: Humana


    Ken-Ducky Derby

    4-8pm on the Waterfront

    Admission free with Pegasus Pin

    Sponsor: Swope Dealership, WLKY


    Sun, 4/29

    “V Foundation” Celebrity Bocce Tournament

    Waterfront Park- Great Lawn

    Admission Free with Pegasus Pin

    Sponsor: Money Concepts


    The Children’s Tea with Princesses

    1-4pm at the Crowne Plaza

    Tickets: $35 each, reservation required

    Sponsor: Bigelow


    YMCA Healthy Kids Day

    1-4pm at the North Great Lawn- Waterfront Park

    Sponsor: B96.5 FM, Today’s Family Magazine


    Louisville Youth Orchestra Concert

    4pm at Iroqouis Ampitheater

    Admission free with Pegasus Pin


    Mon, 4/30

    Happytail Hour

    5-9pm on the Waterfront

    Pet friendly event (must be on leashes)

    Free with Pegasus Pin

    Sponsor: 100.5 Kiss FM


    Chow Wagon Football Showdown

    5:30-11pm at the Great Lawn, Waterfront Park

    Admission Free with Pegasus Pin


    Tues, 5/1

    Pegasus Parade Preview Party

    Private Group Tours 10am-1pm

    Open to the Public 5-9pm

    Kentucky Expo Center, South Wing C

    Admission free with Pegasus Pin

    Parking $8

    Sponsor: 99.7 DJX, Today’s Family Magazine, The Galt House


    Kentucky Proud Winefest

    5-9pm at the Belvedere

    Admission is $85

    Sponsors: Kentucky Proud, Ashley Homestore, Commonwealth Credit Union, Sullivan University, Whole Foods Market, Windows Plus, Today’s Woman106.9 Play


    Wed, 5/2

    Great Steamboat Race

    4:30pm at Riverfront

    Tickets on the Belle of Louisville are $150

    Tickets on the Belle of Cincinnati are $60

    Sponsor: IBEW Local 369, Four Roses Bourbon, IDD Therapeutic Services PLLC, Q103.1



    6-9pm at the Overlook on Waterfront Park

    Tickets $10 Designated Driver

    $45 General Admission in advance

    $75 VIP

    Sponsor: American Founders Bank, Kroger, Samuel Adams, 95.7 WQMF, SWIG Louisville


    Louisville Urban League Derby Gala

    7pm at the Omni Hotel, Grand Ballroom

    Sponsor: Brown-Foreman, Bellarmine University, Republic Bank


    Thurs, 5/3

    Celebrity Day at the Downs

    11:30am at Churchill Downs, 6th floor

    Sponsor: Kentuckiana Honda Dealers, Macy’s, The Voice-Tribune, 106.9 PLAY


    Pegasus Parade

    5PM West on Broadway from Campbell to 9th Street

    Bleacher tickets: $10

    Chair Seating: $12

    VIP Seating: $30

    Sponsor: Republic Bank, Kentucky One Health, The Galt House

    Broadcasted on WAVE 3


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