October 6, 2010 - 11:48am
Someone who's never planned an event larger than a cocktail party gives advice on how to host a music festival that makes a profit (or at least loses less than $5 million)
After losing a reported $5 million on the inaugural HullabaLOU, Churchill Downs Inc. cancelled next year's festival and put down its entertainment division today. In a press release, CDI blamed the festival's poor showing on hot weather and a cold economy.
July 27, 2010 - 1:48am
Straw coyboy hats and cowboy boots were the outfit of choice at HullabaLOU on Saturday. For those of you who think we're showing off too much lovely lady flesh check out our equal opportunity photo gallery of sexy shirtless men.
Straw coyboy hats and cowboy boots were the outfit of choice at HullabaLOU on Saturday. For those of you who think we're showing off too much lovely lady flesh check out our equal opportunity photo gallery of sexy shirtless men.
July 27, 2010 - 1:28am
One woman's tale of the most wholesome afternoon she's ever spent drunk. I wasn't a Kenny Chesney fan before HullabaLOU, but the next time he's here in Louisville I'm buying tickets just so I can hang out with the tailgaters.
July 26, 2010 - 11:08pm
A rock and roll girl is won over by Kenny Chesney's infectuously enthusiastic fans and foot tapping music.
There's a reason Kenny Chesney was Saturday night's HullabaLOU headliner. This man knows how to rule a stage. All day long I talked to die hard fans who couldn't wait for a chance to see him perform live. There were countless people in cowboy boots and straw hats. I talked to fans who came from...
July 25, 2010 - 7:13pm
While a lot of people came for acts such as Ben Folds, Huey Lewis and the News, or Loretta Lynn, the headliners really dictated the atmosphere each night at HullabaLOU.
While a lot of people came for acts such as Ben Folds, Huey Lewis and the News, or Loretta Lynn, the headliners really dictated the atmosphere each night at HullabaLOU. Friday was a wasteland until after work. Soccer moms started showing up around 7 pm, once the kids were safely at the sitter's...