KDF Waterfront Jam Concert Series Showcases Variety
Teeing up the main Kentucky Derby event are several nights of music offering something for everyone.
LOUISVILLE, Ky., (March 14, 2019) – Teeing up the main Kentucky Derby event are several nights of music offering something for everyone. The concerts are part of the Kroger Fest-A-Ville at Waterfront Park, and they kick off on Thursday, April 26.
Below is the lineup for concerts on the Great Stage:
April 26, 9 p.m. - Chris Lane, country music singer and songwriter
April 27, 9 p.m. - Artist to be announced soon
April 28, 5 p.m. - Building 429, Christian rock band. Stars Go Dim will open the show
April 30, 9 p.m. - Cameo, American soul-influenced funk group
May 1, 8 p.m. - Kongos, alt rock. C2 & The Brothers read will open the show
May 2, 8 p.m. - The Struts, English rock band. Mo Lowda & The Humble will open the show
May 3, 9 p.m. - My Posse in Effect — A Tribute to the Beastie Boys
Local and regional acts will perform on the Miller Lite Music Stage. Acts include:
April 25 - Juice Box Heroes
April 26 - MaryMary
April 27- The Goldy Locks Band
April 28 - Unlimited Show Band
April 29 - Bourbon Straights
April 30 - Soul Circus
May 1 - J.D. Shelburne
May 2 - The Velcro Pygmies
May 3 - Kevin Jaggers
Admission to the Fest-A-Ville is a 2019 Pegasus Pin. VIP viewing also is available for some shows at $25. For more information, visit the Kentucky Derby Festival website.
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