July 29, 2012 - 7:49pm
by Lou
With lingering questions about the state of the economy, an event like Thunder Over Louisville can play a big part in making things feel normal.
It's been 18 years since the first Thunder lit up the sky over Louisville to open the Kentucky Derby Festival.  In those years, the show has gone through changes, improvements, sponsorship issues, location changes, and all the challenges you'd expect an event of this magnitude would face.