Louisville, KY – Known for its love of Kentucky fried chicken, bourbon and horses combines its love of all three in one exciting weekend annually in the first weekend in May. This weekend, formally referred to as the Kentucky Derby Festival of events which encompasses most notably the 142nd running of the Kentucky Derby, brings Kentuckians as well as patrons worldwide to this great Bluegrass State. On this particular weekend as those enjoy ‘the greatest 2 minutes in sports’, we want to ensure while you are here you enjoy the diverse atmosphere of activities and all the southern hospitality you can stand!
Check out the Best of The Ville – Derby 142 Weekend:
Friday, May 6th
The Hermitage Derby Toast: Vanity Fair & Longines at 21c Museum Hotel
Fillies & Stallions Party at the Mellwood Arts Ctr.
The Goodtimers 18th Annual Derby Eve Bash at the Henry Clay
All White Derby Eve Cruise on the Belle of Louisville
50 Cent, Young Buck & DJ E-Feezy Concert at Club Liv
Saturday, May 7th
The Darrell Griffith Foundation Experience at the Kentucky International Convention Ctr. featuring Jeremiah
2 Chains & Jim Jones in Concert at Club Liv
K. Michelle Live Performance at Legend’s
Lil Boosie & Kevin Gates at the Kentucky Exposition Ctr.
Sunday, May 8