April 22, 2017 - Thunder Over Louisville 2017 

Thunder Over Louisville is not only the official opening ceremonies for the two fun-filled weeks of the Kentucky Derby Festival, it is also North America's largest annual fireworks show and an incredible air show!

As the Official Host Hotel of Kentucky Derby™the Galt House Hotel is "front row" and home to “Thunder Command” for the fireworks and air show excitement on April 22, 2017. Rated as one of the top 100 events in North America, the Kentucky Derby Festival's Opening Ceremonies is truly a sight to behold. Each year, more than 725,000 eager thrill-seekers come view this amazing spectacle for the eyes and ears!

ALL PACKAGES ARE TWO NIGHT PACKAGES- Friday April 21 & Saturday April 22, 2017

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May 4-6, 2017 - Kentucky Derby™ 143

The Galt House Hotel is the Official Host Hotel of Kentucky Derby™ 143.  Kentucky's Born & Bred Derby Experience. 

Right out of the gate, stay at the one and only Official Partner Hotel of the Kentucky Derby™ and Kentucky Oaks™. The Galt House Hotel, located in the heart of Louisville, has a select few Kentucky Derby™ Packages still available for the 143rd Run for the Roses.

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Memorial Day Music Weekend May 25-29, 2017

This Memorial Day Weekend, Find Yourself Six Minutes To Reggae and across the River from a Rock 'N Roll Festival.  Shuttle Transportation available to Jeffersonville, IN & Louisville Water Tower Park.