Louisville Honored by International Festival & Events Association
Louisville’s diverse and dynamic annual series of festivals and special events and the city’s support of those organizations were recognized today as the best in North America. At a press conference this afternoon at the KFC Yum! Center, Louisville was designated as a “World Festival & Event City” by the International Festivals and Events Association (IFEA) – a not-for-profit organization for members of the special events industry around the globe. Louisville joins Sydney, Australia, as the only two cities to receive the inaugural World Festival & Event City designation in the "population over 1 million" category.
Mayor Unveils 2010 MetroFest Calendar
LOUISVILLE (February 25, 2010) – Citizens can now go on-line at www.louisvilleky.gov to learn about festivals and events taking place in Louisville, or to plan their own event.