$150 – $2,000

2019 Kentucky Derby Festival Thunder Over Louisville VIP Rooftop Party

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Waterside Parking Garage Rooftop

201 North Brook Street

Louisville, KY 40202

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Refund Policy

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Event description


Enjoy a spectacular view of the largest annual fireworks display in North America and day-long airshow. VIP ticket includes:

  • Premium viewing location of airshow and fireworks display

  • General Admission rooftop viewing

  • Appetizers and derby-inspired cuisine

  • Complimentary bar featuring local & regional beers, specialty cocktails and more

  • Private restrooms

  • VIP tent access

Additional VIP Table opportunity (in check-out, select VIP/RESERVED - Table of 8)

Reserved ticket includes everything listed above plus:

  • Reserved table for 8 people

  • 4 parking passes

  • Table service for drinks

  • Swag bag

  • And more

Menu and bar details to be announced at a later date.

Wristbands for entry will be sent to shipping address provided, along with Rules and Regulations and parking pass (if applicable).

Thunder Over Louisville VIP Rooftop Party FAQ

Is this event all-ages? Is there a children's price?

This event is all-ages, but there is only one ticket price. For a more child-oriented experience, check out ThunderBlast at Kentucky Science Center here.

Where is the rooftop located?

The venue is located at 201 N. Brook St, in downtown Louisville just at the waterfront and Second St. Bridge, for an optimal view of the fireworks display.

Is there a dress code?

No, there is no dress code to this event. Please keep in mind, while there is a tent provided, you will be outdoors for the majority of the day, so be sure to check the weather and plan accordingly.

Can I buy additional parking passes?

No, parking passes are only issued with every four (4) tickets purchased. Carpooling is encouraged as parking is extremely limited. Special accomodations will be provided for handicapped guests - please mention circumstances in the "Notes to Organizer" text box.

When will I receive my passes?

Wristbands, along with Rules and Regulations and parking passes (if applicable), will be mailed up until the event sells out, no later than two (2) business days before the event.

Is there seating at this event?

Yes, there are tables and chairs provided in the VIP tent, though this is NOT a "Reserved" seating event.

Can I bring chairs, coolers, games, etc.?

No, no outside chairs, coolers including outside food or drinks, and no large games that could interfere with other guests. Cards and table games are allowed.

What drinks are available at the bar?

The open bar includes beer, wine and liquor options, as well as non-alcoholic beverages such as water and sodas.

What food will be served?

The menu will be decided closer to event date and can be found here when available.

Can I re-enter the venue?

Yes, your wristband will allow you to leave and re-enter the premises.

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Waterside Parking Garage Rooftop

201 North Brook Street

Louisville, KY 40202

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Refund Policy

No Refunds

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