Thunder Over Louisville is in its 27th year this year and with its thrilling air show and spectacular fireworks once again did not disappoint.
The annual show began when the CEO of the Kentucky Derby wanted to amplify the opening festivities for the Kentucky Derby race. The city-wide party blasts off with a full day of food, entertainment and ends with the epic fireworks show. Around 500 million people show up for the big day.
Prior to the fireworks display, Thunder performs one of the top 5 air shows in the country.