Louisville may be known for the Kentucky Derby, but the Galt House Hotel rolls out the red carpet for Tour Groups all year round. We welcome motorcoaches and understand the needs of the group traveler – WE GET IT! Our Tour & Travel Team can help you plan a great visit, whether Louisville is your destination or a stop along the way. Located in the Heart of Louisvlle, you’ll love our waterfront location and luxury accommodations. We even offer complimentary on-site motorcoach parking!
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Thunder Over Louisville
April 11-13, 2014
Experience the fun and excitement as Louisville kicks off the Kentucky Derby Festival with a day-long airshow and North America's Largest Annual Fireworks Show.
Christmas at the Galt House Hotel 2013
November 16, 2013 - January 1, 2014
It's sure to put you in the holiday spirit! Guests will love the larger-than-life KaLightoscope Luminaries, let their imaginations run wild in the Christmas Village featuring the Snow Fairy Princess and her Castle, and find themselves in a fanciful world of animated characters in the Candy Cane Forest, where the Peppermint Express Kiddie Train rolls through. And, enjoy the Colors of the Season Holiday Dinner Show. This custom dinner show is sure to get your toes tapping and have you singing along to holiday favorites!!
Christmas at the Galt House Hotel was named in the Top 10 Festivals & Events for 2013-14 by the Kentucky Travel Industry Association, and has been named a Top 100 event for 2013 and 2014 by the American Bus Association!
Sing 'n' Joy International Choral Festival and Competition
November 28 - December 1, 2013
Community members and guests have a unique opportunity to take in the passion and commitment these choirs exude and to experience the entertainment and cultural value choirs bring with them from across the globe. Choirs will be performing traditional songs from their home countries, as well as classics, holiday songs and everything in between. This first year, some 20 choirs are expected, including some from South America and Asia. Spectators can watch choirs at Friendship Concerts and on the Festival Stage. Some of the concerts are free to the public and some are ticketed.
Centennial Festival of Riverboats
Belle of Louisville's 100th Birthday Bash
October 15, 2014 - October 19, 2014
Nine historic riverboats will provide the backdrop as Louisville plays host to a six-day festival ofrt, bourbon, musi and culture at the internationally-acclaimed Waterfront Park. Experience history, first-hand, as we celebrate the Belle's Big Birthday Bash and enjoy all that life on the river has to offer.
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Galt House Hotel is proud to have hosted Travel South USA in 2012, Travel Alliance Partners (TAP) in 2011 and the National Tour Association (NTA) in 2009. We are also a proud member and partner of the Student Youth Travel Association (SYTA).
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