April 29, 2013 - 8:00am
It's Derby time in the 'Ville. Gather up your friends and family to enjoy the one week where partying is pretty much expected.
This week is Derby Week. The one week of the year that pretty much every citizen in the city is partying in some way, shape, or form.Why should the little ones be any different?
July 29, 2012 - 6:51pm
The eyes of the nation will be upon Louisville on the first Saturday in May, but the real Derby celebration begins in the weeks leading up to the big race. Use this guide to the multiple Derby-related events taking place in the coming days and plan your own "run for the roses."
The Kentucky Derby has always seemed both an integral part of and wholly separate from Louisville, the town where it has been held annually on the first Saturday in May for almost 140 years. Its home track, Churchill Downs, with its iconic ivory spires and stockpile of rose garlands, is a name and...
July 29, 2012 - 6:59pm
The Great Steamboat Race has only been rescheduled a few times since racing began in 1963.
This evening, the historic Belle of Louisville will be racing the Belle of Cincinnati on the mighty Ohio River beginning at 6 p.m.Traditionally, the race is held during the Kentucky Derby Festival, but high water on the river forced KDF officials to postpone the race.
June 28, 2011 - 8:07am
Battle of the Belles this Wednesday on the Waterfront and an orphaned polar bear cub scheduled to arrive at the zoo today. Fun times, Louisville.
There are some interesting pre-Fourth of July happenings in Louisville this week. Before you get your sparklers ready and don the red, white and blue, check out what's going on in Louisville for families. Snowflake Sighting