Louisville, Ky., – This is the schedule for TUESDAY’S Festival activities.
Free Health Screenings for Families and Children:
KENTUCKY DERBY FESTIVAL HEALTH FAIR PRESENTED BY WELLCARE HEALTH PLANS. 5 PM – 9 PM. Kentucky Exposition Center, South Wing C. Admission is free with a 2015 Pegasus Pin®. $8 KEC parking fee. Promoting healthy lifestyles, there will be free health screenings for families. Sponsor: WellCare Health Plans. Contributing Sponsor: KentuckyOne Health. Media Sponsor: WAKY 103.5.
See the Parade before it marches down Broadway:
REPUBLIC BANK KENTUCKY DERBY FESTIVAL PEGASUS PARADE PREVIEW PARTY. Private group tours 10 AM – 1 PM. Open to Public 5 PM – 9 PM. Kentucky Exposition Center, South Wing C. Admission is free with a 2015 Pegasus Pin® . $8 KEC parking fee. Floats, inflatables, and equestrians for the Repubic Bank Pegasus Parade on display. To schedule a private group tour call (502) 572-3823. Sponsor: Republic Bank. Media Sponsors: 99.7 DJX and Today’s Family Magazine.
KENTUCKY PROUD KENTUCKY DERBY FESTIVAL WINEFEST. Wine tasting sessions daily 5 PM – 9 PM. Belvedere. Tickets: $40, includes wine tastings, etched souvenir wine glass and WineFest pin. (21 and over only. Must present ID upon entry.) Tickets available by calling (502) 584-FEST or online at www.kdf.org. Sponsor: Kentucky Proud. Contributing Sponsor: Ashley Furniture HomeStore of Louisville. Media Sponsors: Today’s Woman and Lite 106.9.
Farm to Table Dinner:
WineFest Farm to Table Dinner Presented by Kentucky Proud. 5 PM – 8 PM. Belvedere. Tickets $125, includes admission to WineFest (limited availability). Set menu featuring four-course meal with regionally inspired cuisine. Portion of proceeds to benefit Homegrown by Heroes. Sponsor: Kentucky Proud. Contributing Sponsors: Cellar Door Chocolates and Harvest Restaurant.
56 Golfers take shot at Million Dollar Hole-In-One:
STOCK YARDS BANK & TRUST COMPANY KENTUCKY DERBY FESTIVAL $1 MILLION DOLLAR HOLE-IN-ONE GOLF CONTESTSM FINALS. 6 PM. Seneca Golf Course, Hole #8. Free for spectators. Sponsor: Stock Yards Bank & Trust Company. Contributing Sponsor: Metro Parks & Recreation. Media Sponsors: WLKY TV and 840 WHAS.
Rose Royce and Midnight Star in Concert:
ROSE ROYCE AND MIDNIGHT STAR AT WATERFRONT JAM PRESENTED BY THE JOHN R. ELLIOTT HERO CAMPAIGN. 8 PM. Kroger’s Fest-a-Ville on the Waterfront. Admission is free with a 2015 Pegasus Pin®. Sponsors: John R. Elliott HERO Campaign and Miller Lite. Media Sponsors: B96.5 FM and MAGIC 101.3. (FOOD, DRINK AND PETS ARE NOT PERMITTED.)
Texas Hold’Em on the River:
KENTUCKY DERBY FESTIVAL TEXAS HOLD’EM TOURNAMENT. 4 PM Boarding/check-in. 6 PM Tournament begins, plus one-hour Cruise. Belle of Cincinnati, docked at Kroger’s Fest-a-Ville on the Waterfront. $125 Buy-in includes 10,000 in chips and commemorative pin. Add-ons available 1st hour of play $40 for 4,000 chips. $5,000 first place prize. Payouts for 1st – 24th place. Payouts based on 325 players, payouts pro-rated based on actual number of players. $15 for guests. LICENSE# ORG0001638. Call (502) 584-FEST to register. Media Sponsor: 1450 AM The Sports Buzz.
The party continues at Kroger’s Fest-a-Ville and the Chow Wagon:
KROGER’S FEST-A-VILLE ON THE WATERFRONT. Open Daily 11 AM – 11 PM. Waterfront Park. ULTIMATE ENTERTAINMENT EXPERIENCE featuring concerts with national talent, family fun, food, kids’ inflatable playground, midway rides and more. Happy Hour Weekdays 4-6 PM, $2 beer. Admission is free with a 2015 Pegasus Pin®. (FOOD, DRINK AND PETS ARE NOT PERMITTED). Sponsor: Kroger. Contributing Sponsor: Miller Lite.
KENTUCKY DERBY FESTIVAL CHOW WAGON® Open Daily 11 AM – 11 PM. Kroger’s Fest-a-Ville on the Waterfront. Outdoor food & live music venue. Sponsors: Kroger and Miller Lite. Featuring the Miller Lite Music Stage. Admission is free with a 2015 Pegasus Pin®. (FOOD, DRINK AND PETS ARE NOT PERMITTED).