Louisville Water Tower Park, Great Steamboat Race viewing, Great Steam Boat race

Great Space, Great Place, Great Race!

Special rate, activities and view for the Great Steamboat Race We can think of no better place to watch the Kentucky Derby Festival Great Steamboat Race than from the banks of the Ohio at Louisville Water Tower Park!  Join us Wednesday, April 29  for the Great Space, Great Place, Great Race event from 12 noon - 8:00 p.m.  Parking fee is $20 per carload. Parking fee includes access to the WaterWorks Museum (yes, that means indoor restrooms!), guided tours of the Louisville Water Tower and current pumping stations at the top of each hour from 1-7pm, and children’s activities from 3-6 p.m. Guests can bring lawn chairs, blankets and food.  No alcohol is permitted. Festival food is available for purchase on site from Festival Cuisine & Spirits.  Of course, Louisville pure tap® is free.