Derby Eve means great lots of great live music in the River City, here are a couple of options if you find yourself downtown.
Drink, be merry, and be HELPFUL!
Move quickly for one of these VIP experiences.
Mandie Clark, Thunder over Louisville director, talks on her love for the Louisville landmark show, what it's like to coordinate the intricate show and what we can expect this year at the 2014 Thunder.
The sequestration may have muted the military display of power in the skies over the Ohio River, but Thunder Over Louisville still lived up to its name in 2013 with its tribute to music in television, "Thunder Vision."
Some alternative family events going on this weekend, Friday April 19-Sunday, April 21.
Thunder Lounge! Saturday April 20th at 3!
Even though the best part of Thunder is the people watching...
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.
Navigating the logistics of attending an event as big as Thunder over Louisville is stressful, even for seasoned Thunder veterans. Luckily, the Rauch Planetarium on UofL's campus is inviting visitors to enjoy pre-fireworks festivities -- and even the themselves -- in a completely new way: under their dome!
Verizon Wireless (VZW) officially entered the 4G market in December 2010, launching in 38 markets with their 4G LTE network that touts speeds up to 10 times faster than 3G. Most recently, those that have 4G enabled devices may have noticed the rollout in downtown Louisville for Thunder Over Louisville and future plans for Derby day 4G LTE coverage.
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.