As a Louisvillian, mid-April is a time to look forward to. With the coming of spring, the Kentucky Derby Festival comes to full swing. And being a local student makes it all the easier to enjoy the onslaught of dawn to dusk fun.
It may surprise some at how many locals have never attended the Derby itself, as well as the multitude of popular events. Many people don’t actually know about the storm of occasions that lead up to the Derby or what exactly they entail. But as Louisville biggest and brightest of festivals, it’s just as entertaining as the actual race and by far more engaging. The Kentucky Derby Festival will host over 70 events this year from April 14th to May 6th that meet a number of needs. So as school ends and the summer begins take a moment to check out the schedule.
A few of the…
View original post 601 more words