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Forecastle Enhances Environmental Activism Efforts for 2018 Festival
Major steps taken to help combat climate change, protect the world’s natural awesome


Forecastle Festival Releases Official App Download
Fans can use app to navigate multiple stages featuring
Chris Stapleton, Arcade Fire, Modest Mouse and more playing July 13-15

LOUISVILLE, KY – Forecastle Festival and local craft brewery & smokehouse, Against the Grain, are again teaming up to host the Official Forecastle Festival Kick-Off on Thursday, July 12, 2018.

Forecastle Festival Announces 2018 Late-Night Shows
Tickets on sale to weekend pass and daily ticket holders Friday, June 8, 10 a.m. EDT

LOUISVILLE, KY – Stay onboard long after the festival lights go down with Forecastle Late-Night on the Belle of Louisville, presented by Four Roses and Goodwood.


May 30, 2018

Forecastle Festival Announces 2018 Daily Schedule

Fans can navigate multiple stages featuring Chris Stapleton, Arcade Fire, Modest Mouse

and many more playing July 13-15

Inclusion Palooza is one-of-a-kind, inaugural event celebrating community and intentional inclusion for individuals with disabilities through the universal language of music. Family-friendly event with recreational activities and fun for kids of all ages! Featuring representatives from the LFUCG Firefighters, 4 Paws for Abilities, educational opportunities from Build Inclusion, a musical petting zoo and sensory activities from Lexington Parks & Recreation, food trucks, and more!.


General Admission, Yacht Club and VIP single day tickets on sale Thursday, February 8
at 10 a.m. ET via

The 2018 Forecastle Festival will be held on July 13 – 15 at Waterfront Park in Louisville, Kentucky. Organizers of the event celebrating its 16th year have revealed the lineup of musicians that will perform along the banks of the Ohio River later this year.

Oxford American's Kentucky Music Issue Launch and Reading... Literary Event @ 21C Museum Hotel Nov. 29th

The Oxford American Magazine, VisitLEX, and WUKY are proud to present a launch celebration in honor of the Oxford American’s 2017 Kentucky Music Issue...