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Which fireworks cause the most injuries?

Fireworks around July Fourth result in thousands of trips to hospital emergency departments. Last year, a man even died in Henderson, Kentucky, after bending over to light a firework. According to the U.S. Consumer Product […]

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Fireworks injury prevention tips

While fireworks can be fun and exciting, they also result in thousands of trips to the emergency room. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, nearly 12,000 people were treated for fireworks injuries last […]

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Tips to survive noisy neighbor fireworks

Fireworks or sleep, fireworks or sleep … that is the question many of us will be asking ourselves as Monday night’s Fourth of July festivities get started. Don’t get me wrong — I love a […]

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9 insider tips to make the most of your Festival of Trees & Lights experience

The Festival of Trees & Lights is celebrating 30 years of sharing holiday cheer and raising funds for technology and exceptional care at Norton Children’s Hospital. To help you get the most out of your […]

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Norton Children’s is giving away tickets to Festival of Trees & Lights

Start a holiday tradition with your family at the 30th annual Festival of Trees & Lights, Nov. 15 to 17. Marvel at the hundreds of beautifully decorated trees, wreaths and décor items — all of […]

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How to prevent firework hand injuries

It’s fun to play with fireworks — until it’s not. Emergency departments across the country see an increase in burns and hand injuries around the  July Fourth holiday. Charity S. Burke, M.D., hand surgeon with […]

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Visitor Tips and Frequently Asked Questions

Where do I park? Festival of Trees & Lights parking is available in the main parking lot at Louisville Slugger Field. The lot is free of charge and located next to the stadium at 401 […]

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Festival of Trees & Lights 2020 Schedule

Stay tuned for the 2020 event schedule! { "@context": "https://schema.org", "@type": "Event", "name": "Festival of Trees & Lights Preview Party", "description": "Be among the first to view and purchase this year’s trees, wreaths and greenery. [...]

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Thunder over Louisville 2018: 6 tips to having a good time

To make the most of your family’s time at Thunder over Louisville 2018 on Saturday, here are some tips for staying healthy and safe: Save your skin. The weather is going to be sunny and […]

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Don’t let your child’s 4th end like this

“Flames were shooting into her hand. She kept screaming.” That’s how Marc Janson recalls his Fourth of July last summer. Janson and his daughter Caroline, then 6 years old, were playing with handheld smoke bombs, […]

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6 tips to ensure you enjoy Thunder

More than 300,000 spectators are expected to jam the Louisville and Indiana waterfronts on Saturday to officially kick off the Kentucky Derby Festival. To make the most of your family’s Thunder Over Louisville experience, here […]

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