Best Places to watch Thunder Over Louisville!

Sadly the rain has really put a damper on some Thunder Plans with flooding and debris as a result of the flooding. Lots of people are left wondering where they can go to watch the show!

Below is a listing of the places we think are the best spots to watch the fireworks!

  • Southern Indiana Riverfront – most of the property along the river is privately owned so public space between the 2nd Street Bridge and I-65 ( Kennedy Bridge) is limited.  However, there are additional areas available between Fort and Pearl Street on Riverside Drive, east of the Kennedy bridge
  • Thunderblast at the Kentucky Science Center – Adult members $40, non-members $50, kid members $25, kid non-members $35. Indoor and outdoor family activities, “explosive” science entertainment, clean and accessible restrooms, and picnic-style meal included.
  • Thunder at the Kentucky Center – $40/person, $20 for kids. Includes activities for kids, clean and accessible restrooms, food and drink service and shelter just in case it decides to rain.
  • Private Rooftop Viewing Area – East Washington Street & N Brook St, 40202 (502) 587-7463 3pm–11pm Admission is $100, 21 and Over to Enter, Admission includes Drinks, Lunch & Dinner, Music, Purchase Tickets (HERE)
  • KFC Yum! Center (River Bash), 1 Arena Plaza 40202 Begins at 1pm $10, Children 2 and under are free, Reservations are required, Call (502) 367-5059 or Email premiumservices@ksfb.ky.gov to make yours, Includes Thunder Day Buffet (4-7 p.m.),Cash bar, Music by The Louisville Crashers and the viewing of Thunder.
    No Matter where you watch the show, the fireworks are spectacular and it is a once in a lifetime experience!