Get Revved Up for Mecum’s Collector Car Auction

World’s largest car auction – muscle cars, classics, hot rods and more. Mecum Auctions, the world’s largest collector car auction company, returns to the Kentucky Exposition Center Sept. 21-23. A line-up of 1,000 American muscle cars, classics, Corvettes, hot rods, resto mods and motorcycles will be on the auction block. Last year Mecum sold 440… Continue reading Get Revved Up for Mecum’s Collector Car Auction

Top 5 Shows at the Kentucky Expo Center

Pondering which events pack in the most people at our facility? Check out the Top 5 Shows at the Kentucky Exposition Center based on attendance: 1. Kentucky State Fair – 609,555 (Aug. 2017) The Kentucky State Fair is held every year at the Kentucky Exposition Center. This 11-day, uniquely Kentucky celebration includes three Main Stage… Continue reading Top 5 Shows at the Kentucky Expo Center

Submit Entries Now: North American International Livestock Exposition

The North American International Livestock Exposition (NAILE), the largest all-breed, purebred livestock expo in the world, returns to the Kentucky Exposition Center Tuesday, Oct. 31 through Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017. Entries are now being accepted and deadlines are rapidly approaching. There are ten divisions of livestock and entries must be postmarked on or before: Division                       … Continue reading Submit Entries Now: North American International Livestock Exposition

Save Big at Half Price Books Clearance Sale: All Merchandise $2 or Less

  Books, music, comics, movies, gifts and more. The Half Price Books Clearance Sale returns to the Kentucky Exposition Center Sept. 8-10 and will feature thousands of items including hardbacks, paperbacks, LPs, comics, movies, media and gifts – for adults, young adults and children. All merchandise is priced $2 or less and will be restocked… Continue reading Save Big at Half Price Books Clearance Sale: All Merchandise $2 or Less

Energy saving efforts earn Kentucky Exposition Center nearly $400,000

Kentucky Venues, which includes the Kentucky Exposition Center and Kentucky International Convention Center, is cashing in today on the results of its long-term, comprehensive program to reduce energy usage at the two facilities – earning nearly $400,000 in commercial rebates from Louisville Gas and Electric Company and Kentucky Utilities Company. “We appreciate LG&E and KU… Continue reading Energy saving efforts earn Kentucky Exposition Center nearly $400,000

All-In Hoopfest Attracts Top Youth Basketball Teams to Kentucky Exposition Center

More than 200 teams to compete! All-In Hoopfest, a top traveling high school basketball tournament, will draw more than 200 boys basketball teams to the Kentucky Exposition Center July 21-23. Teams ranging from 7th to 12th grade will compete against elite competition from across the country. Elite athletes, including numerous ranked recruits and teams will… Continue reading All-In Hoopfest Attracts Top Youth Basketball Teams to Kentucky Exposition Center

Southeastern Rodeo Association Returns to Freedom Hall

The Southeastern Rodeo Association’s 2nd Annual Louisville Open Black Rodeo rides into Freedom Hall at the Kentucky Exposition Center Saturday, July 22 at 7:30 p.m. The family-friendly event features professional cowboys competing for prize money in categories that include: Bull riding Steer wrestling Bareback riding Calf roping Barrel racing Cowgirls also take to the ring… Continue reading Southeastern Rodeo Association Returns to Freedom Hall