Thunder on the Ground

Saturday, April 22, 2023
11:00 AM – 11:00 PM

You can do a lot more at Thunder Over Louisville than simply look to the sky. With a slew of entertainment options available at Thunder on the Ground, there is sure to be something for everyone!

From the Thunder FoodFest to the Interactive Display Area to the Kid’s Play Areas on the Great Lawn, there’s refreshments and entertainment galore.

  • North Great Lawn: 9 AM
  • Chow Wagon: 11 AM
  • Meijer Family Fun Zone: 11 AM
  • Big 4 Lawn: 11 AM

Each location offers FREE admission with a 2023 Pegasus Pin, a Beer Garden, Thunder Sound, and Food Vendors.

Thunder Food Fest

More than 115 vendors will be available at the Chow Wagon, Great Lawn, Big 4 Lawn, West Belvedere, and along Witherspoon.

Saturday, April 22, 2023
11:00 AM – 11:00 PM

Admission is FREE with a 2023 Pegasus Pin.

Featuring kids activities including:

  • Bounce Houses
  • Face Painting
  • Photo Opportunities
  • Food
  • Beer Garden
  • Thunder Sound.


Saturday, April 22, 2023
12:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Purchase Pegasus Pins

  • Gate A – Thunder Chow Wagon
  • Gate B – Great Lawn – Kroger’s Fest-a-Ville
  • Gate C – Service entrance to Chow Wagon – Preston & River Road under I-64 viaduct
  • Belvedere – 5th & Main Streets

Pin Trading Locations

  • Brook/Bingham Way & Witherspoon – SW Corner diagonal from Chow Wagon
  • Preston & Witherspoon – NE corner near light post
  • River Road near Walking Bridge – North side of the street
  • 2nd & Main – foot of 2nd Street bridge at Main Street

Current and past year metal event pins and Pegasus Pins

  • Pin Wagon – 4th & River Road – SW Corner – next to Merchandise Booth and TV truck entrance.