Event Information

Thunder Over Louisville
Table Reservations & Beer Garden General Admission Tickets

Tickets are not available any more on Upland Brewing Company. You may be able to buy tickets at the venue if available.

Returns Policy:

Returns accepted up to 360 hours before the event.

Service charges may apply for the return of tickets as follows:

  1. Return for store credit: 0.00% of the ticket price is deducted
  2. Refund to your credit card: 0.00% of the ticket price is deducted

Exchange / Upgrade Policy:

Exchange / upgrade accepted within the same event (no money back) Click here to go to the event

Exchange / upgrade accepted up to 1 hours before the event.


Join us for the official kickoff of the Kentucky Derby on Saturday, April 23rd! Thunder Over Louisville lights up the sky with a phenomenal airshow and fireworks display along the Ohio River, and Upland Jeffersonville is the front row seat. Thunder Over Louisville boasts the largest annual fireworks display in North America and the 5th largest airshow in the United States.



The event attracts about 625,000 attendees to the Louisville Waterfront Park every year. Crowds gather in Louisville and across the Ohio River in Clarksville and Jeffersonville, Indiana. We are proud to pick up where Buckhead Mountain Grill left off by welcoming Thunder Over Louisville guests back to the best seat in town.

Table Reservations

Table reservations are available both inside the restaurant and outside on the patio. We recommend guests with outdoor reservations consider the weather on the day of the event as Thunder Over Louisville will take place rain or shine. Outdoor tables have a ☀️ in their table descríption.

Private dining room for up to 60 people with private patio is available


Private Dining

Our large, newly renovated private banquet room with incredible views of the Louisville skyline seats 60. Your private dining reservation included a private viewing patio and private buffet. Outdoor tent space is also available for large groups of up to 100.







Views of the Ohio River from the patio of Upland Jeffersonville

Included With Table Reservation

  • Buffet Dining Menu
  • All-day access
  • Indoor and outdoor entertainment
  • Full table and bar service
  • Indoor Food Offerings
    • Spinach Dip
    • Chips and Salsa
    • Hummus Cheese
    • Platters
    • Oysters
    • Garden Salad
    • Smoked Pork
    • Grilled Flank Steak
    • Fresh Salmon
    • Homemade Mac & Cheese
    • Vegetable Roasted Potatoes
    • Freshly Baked Dinner Rolls
    • Assorted Desserts


Outdoor Beer Garden

Please bring your own chairs and blankets and relax in our outdoor beer garden! Tickets include outdoor food menus, bar, soft drinks, complimentary water, and outdoor restrooms. We recommend guests with beer garden tickets consider the weather on the day of the event as Thunder Over Louisville will take place rain or shine. Space is first-come, first-served. Entry for kids 8 & under is free! 

Your beer garden ticket gives you access to clear views of the incredible display.


Outdoor Dining

Sample from our special beer garden menu featuring savory sweet corn, our famous burgers, mac & cheese, and more! Beer and wine are also available for those 21 and up. 

The largest fireworks display in North America is nothing short of impressive.

Outdoor Beer Garden Ticket

  • Beer Garden Food Offerings
    • Street Corn - $5
    • Side Chips - $2
    • Veggie Burger - $7
    • 4 oz Burger - $7
    • Pulled Pork Sandwiches - $7
    • Mac and Cheese Bowl - $7 
    • Chocolate Moose Icecream -  $6
    • Beer - $6 and up
    • Wine - $7 and up
    • Soda - Complimentary 
    • Water - Complimentary 
  • Outdoor entertainment
  • All-day access
  • Outdoor Restrooms
  • Entry for kids 8 & under is free


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