July 29, 2012 - 6:50pm
While the Kentucky Derby party season officially got underway weeks ago with the epic fireworks event Thunder Over Louisville, the derby's party circuit proper begins this evening.
While the Kentucky Derby party season officially got underway weeks ago with the epic fireworks event Thunder Over Louisville, the derby's party circuit proper begins this evening.Prime Lounge is getting Derby week started with the "Jocktails" Celebrity Jockey Bartending Charity party...
July 29, 2012 - 6:50pm
Once the show starts, barge workers head into a container — like a transport container you’d see on a train — and close the doors. They never actually see the show. All you hear is thumping. It sounds like a war zone.
This article appears in the March 2011 issue of LouisvilleMagazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com.As told by 63-year-old Dave Evans . . .We drop each firework shell individually into a pipe. Then you hook an electronic igniter to it. We’re talking more than 10,000 shells on six barges. We...
July 29, 2012 - 6:50pm
One year, though, it rained badly on Oaks night, and we were using squeegees and vacuums on the red carpet the following morning because we didn’t want these celebrities to hear their shoes make squishing noises
This article appears in the March 2011 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com.