2015 Spotlight Events (click here for full calendar)
WFPK Waterfront Wednesdays
is a Waterfront tradition, celebrating its 14th year in 2015! WFPK Waterfront Wednesdays provide free music and a happy hour atmosphere on the last Wednesday of each month, April through September.
The Nina and Pinta tour together as an enhanced ‘sailing museum’, for the purpose of educating the public and school children on the ‘caravel’, a Portuguese ship used by Columbus and many early explorers to discover the world. Before him, the Old World and the New remained separate and distinct continents and ever since their fates have been bound together for better or for worse. The boats are docked at the Louisville downtown wharf behind Joe's Crab Shack through September 7, 2015 …more
It's almost time for the 2015 Silver Anchor Awards! On September 10, Friends of the Waterfront will honor the Paul Ogle Foundation and the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts for their outstanding support of the Belle of Louisville Centennial Celebration. Hor d’oeuvres, cocktails , silent auction and live music by the Wheelhouse Rousters …more
2015 marks the 14th year of Louisville’s most popular after work concert series! The Waterfront Development Corporation and Louisville Public Media work together to offer free concerts on the Big Four Lawn featuring national and local artists. Concerts take place on the last Wednesday of every month, April through September. There is a cash bar and great upscale festival food. September musical guests: Wax Fang (right), Here We Go Magic and Vandaveer …more
The Belle of Louisville's regular cruising season kicks off on Memorial Day Weekend, but they already have a full schedule of special event cruises and dockside events underway. Check out their website for events including dockside Thunder Over Louisville events on April 18; a Balloon Glimmer cruise on April 23; the Great Steamboat Race on April 29; Oaks Dinner Cruise on May 1; Derby Breakfast Cruise on May 2; and many more, all the way through the New Year's Eve Late Night Bash on December 31! Check out this list and then visit www.belleoflouisville.org for all the details.