March 31, 2010 - 11:25am
Advanced three-days passes go on sale at 1 p.m. today for July 9-11 event at Louisville's Waterfront Park
The Flaming Lips, Widespread Panic and Spoon are headlining the 2010 Forecastle Festival July 9-11 at Waterfront Park, a new venue this year.
January 28, 2010 - 5:44pm
Saturday night's mini festival was more Fun than you could shake a glow stick at
July 24, 2009 - 5:04pm
Art has been one of the event's three pillars since 2003
Along with activism, art was added to the Forecastle Festival in 2003.
"Louisville has such a prominent art community, in many ways I think it's larger than the music community here. I'm friends with a lot of people there so why not invite them into the fold?" said Forecastle Festival Captain J.K...
July 24, 2009 - 5:01pm
Event allows area groups to network and collaborate
While music gets most of the attention surrounding the Forecastle Festival, it's just one of the event's three pillars.
In 2003, the festival's second year, Forecastle Festival Capt. J.K. McKnight added activism and art to the lineup. And they've been integral parts of the event ever since.
July 24, 2009 - 5:03pm
Forecastle Festival Captain J.K. McKnight talks about the event's history
20,000 fans and more than 65 musical acts: it's quite a leap for the Forecastle Festival since its origin as a get-together for 75 friends eight years ago.
This year's Forecastle Festival will be July 10-12 at the Riverfront Belvedere.