Countdown to Thunder Over Louisville- The Kickoff to the Kentucky Derby

Saturday, April 12th, 2014

The countdown has begun with just two weeks until Thunder Over Louisville. And, it appears that even Thunder Over Louisville is getting into the "throwback" spirit with the theme for this year's event being "Throwback Thunder".

The fireworks are scheduled to begin at 9:30 pm. But, the entire day is filled with activities- from the Air Show that features various demonstrations including one by the Blue Angels to the Family Fun Zone sponsored by Meijer. The Family Fun Zone will be located in the West Belvedere Beer Garden and admission is Free with your 2014 Pegasus Pin. The activities for the kids and family are planned from 3-8 pm, and include bouncies, face painting, and lawn games. 

Ford is sponsoring Thunder on the Ground that begins at 11 am to goes on until the fireworks start at 9:30 pm. Thunder on the Ground features Thunder FoodFest, Interactive Display Area, and Kid's Play Areas on the Great Lawn.

So, get your friends and family together and start planning how your going to celebrate the kickoff to the 140th Kentucky Derby!

Check back for more information regarding the festivities that surround this exciting time in Louisville!

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