Kentucky Derby Festival Great Steamboat Race

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Kentucky Derby Festival Great Steamboat Race

The Great Steamboat Race will once again pit three vessels along the Ohio River for the greatest two hours in sports.

When and where

Date and time


Belle of Louisville 401 West River Road Louisville, KY 40202

Map and directions

How to get there

Refund Policy

Contact the organizer to request a refund.

About this event

The Belle of Louisville, Belle of Cincinnati and American Countess will compete for bragging rights on the Ohio River. This ticket is on board the Belle of Louisville for the Great Steamboat Race.

Belle of Louisville Ticket includes:

  • Cruise on the Ohio River
  • Dinner (grab and go)
  • Beverages and open bar
  • Live entertainment

4:30PM - 5:30PM: Boarding

5:45PM: Departure

6PM: Race Begins

Awards Ceremony Following at the Chow Wagon Stage

Contributing Sponsors: Brough Brothers Distillery, Don Julio, and PPL Therapeutic Services, Media Sponsor: Q103.1

For tickets aboard the Belle of Cincinnati, call 1-800-261-8586.