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2013 Kentucky Derby Festival events in Louisville

Here are the 2013 Kentucky Derby Festival events and dates including the Kentucky Oaks 2013 and the Kentucky Derby 2013. This is the best time of year to visit Louisville, there are some many fun things to do in Louisville this time of year.

Tuesday, April 16
KING SOUTHERN BANK KENTUCKY DERBY
FESTIVAL FOUNDATION PRO-AM GOLF TOURNAMENT


Wednesday, April 17
“TASTE OF DERBY FESTIVAL”


Thursday, April 18 – Sunday, April 28
STOCK YARDS BANK $1 MILLION DOLLAR
HOLE-IN-ONE GOLF CONTEST 

Thursday, April 18
HORSESHOE FOUNDATION NIGHT OF THE  FUTURE STARS

Friday, April 19
THEY'RE OFF! LUNCHEON
BASKETBALL CLASSIC PRESENTED BY
PAPAJOHNS.COM AND FIFTH THIRD BANK
THE FILLIES DERBY BALL


Saturday, April 20
OPENING CEREMONIES: THUNDER OVER LOUISVILLE
FOURTH STREET LIVE! AFTER GLOW


Saturday, April 20 – Sunday, April 28
VOLLEYBALL CLASSIC


Thursday, April 25 – Friday, April 26
RUNNING WILD® EXPO


Thursday, April 25 – Saturday, April 27
U.S. BANK GREAT BALLOONFEST


Thursday, April 25 – Friday, May 3
KROGER’S FEST-A-VILLE ON THE WATERFRONT
CHOW WAGON
FOURTH STREET LIVE! AFTER PARTY

Saturday, April 27
DERBY FESTIVAL MARATHON AND miniMARATHON
DA’VILLE CLASSIC DRUM LINE SHOWCASE
THE SLICE: SPICE, STYLE AND SOUL
SONIC SATURDAY CONCERT: FEATURING UNCLE KRACKER

Sunday, April 28
MAYOR'S DERBY BRUNCH ON THE RIVER
miniFUN RUN PRESENTED BY SUBWAY RESTAURANTS
GOSPELFEST 
CHILDREN'S TEA WITH THE KDF PRINCESSES
LOUISVILLE YOUTH ORCHESTRA CONCERT
STOCK YARDS BANK $1 MILLION DOLLAR HOLE-IN-ONE GOLF CONTEST


Monday, April 29
DON FIGHTMASTER GOLF OUTING FOR EXCEPTIONAL CHILDREN
HAPPYTAIL HOUR
GREAT BED RACES
KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS CHARITY DINNER

HEALTHY LIFESTYLE SHOWCASE
PARADE PREVIEW PARTY
TEXAS HOLD’EM TOURNAMENT
RAMBLE FOR THE ROSES

STOCK YARDS BANK $1 MILLION DOLLAR HOLE-IN-ONE GOLF CONTESTSM FINALS
RHYTHMFEST CONCERT: FEATURING CAMEO


Tuesday, April 30 – Wednesday, May 1
KENTUCKY PROUD WINEFEST

Wednesday, May 1
BATTLE OF THE BOUNCE
BEERFEST 
GREAT STEAMBOAT RACE
WEDNESDAY EVENING CONCERT:PRESENTING THE FEATURES WITH SPECIAL GUEST DISCOUNT GUNS

Thursday, May 2
CELEBRITY DAY AT THE DOWNS
PEGASUS PARADE
100 BLACK MEN OF LOUISVILLE DERBY GALA
TUNE IT UP THURSDAY CONCERT: FEATURING THE WALLFLOWERS

Friday, May 3

KENTUCKY OAKS DAY 2013 AT CHURCHILL DOWNS

DERBY EVE JAM®: FEATURING KIX BROOKS, FORMERLY OF BROOKS & DUNN

THE JULEP BALL BENEFITTING CANCER RESEARCH

Saturday, May 4

DERBY DAY 2013

139th RUNNING OF THE KENTUCKY DERBY AT CHURCHILL DOWNS

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