April 9, 2013 - 10:00am
what to wear to the kickoff of the Kentucky Derby Festival!
One if the most interesting things about our city is the capricious weat
July 29, 2012 - 7:07pm
Local author, Kirby Gann, brings his latest release to Carmichael’s
Author, teacher and Sarabandista, Kirby Gann, will share his latest literary release, ‘Ghosting’, tomorrow afternoon, Saturday, April 21st at Carmichael’s Bookstore. Stop by at 4pm – you’ve got hours to kill before all that nonsense at the waterfront.
So.  Apparently there is some big hullabaloo concerning the river, a bridge, drunken citizens and bad music all culminating in some brightly-colored – and crazy loud like…“thunder” they say – lights.  Apparently.  Apparently it’s tomorrow. ...
July 29, 2012 - 6:51pm
As the show-stopping opener of the Kentucky Derby Festival, Thunder over Louisville is one of our city's most anticipated events. It is also one of the heaviest attended, meaning intense preparation is required to navigate the expected half-million people hoping to get a good view of the spectacle. Use this guide to plan everything from your driving route to your after-party activities.
You can rail against the Kentucky Derby until your face is bluer than bluegrass – call it decadent, depraved, or possibly even overrated – but there’s no denying: the enormity of this event is impossible to escape. The race itself has hardly changed at all through the years,...
April 12, 2011 - 10:21am
Rated as one of the top 100 events in North America, the Derby Festival's Opening Ceremonies is truly a sight to behold. Whether you're new to Thunder Over Louisville or a return visitor, the show never seems to grow old. Let me take you down memory lane and take a look at last year's magnificent show.
Rated as one of the top 100 events in North America, the Derby Festival's Opening Ceremonies is truly a sight to behold. Whether you're new to Thunder Over Louisville or a return visitor, the show never seems to grow old.The day-long event kicks off the two exciting weeks of events that are part of...
April 8, 2011 - 12:07pm
What's funder than Thunder? The Thunder Preview Party, that's what!
What's funder than Thunder? Letting you know about the Thunder Preview party today from 5pm til 9pm, that's what. It is being held at Bowman Field at the Central American Airways Flying Service hangar at Bowman Field and I had the pleasure of going to the one held a couple of years ago in the same...