Posts Tagged: Louisville Waterfront Park

Dogs of the Waterfront: Meet Ranger

Friends of the Waterfront is back with a new installation in our Dogs of the Waterfront blog series. After being inspired by Humans of New York, we’re now featuring different dogs who are often found enjoying Louisville’s Waterfront Park. Name: Ranger Breed: Lab Retriever Mix  Age: 15 Months Ranger is a gentle giant that brings a smile to… Read more »

Dogs of the Waterfront: Meet Yarie

Friends of the Waterfront is back with a new installation in our Dogs of the Waterfront blog series. After being inspired by Humans of New York, we’re now featuring different dogs who are often found enjoying Louisville’s Waterfront Park. Name: Yarie Age: 20 Weeks Yarie is known for being laid back and chill. She loves snuggling and is… Read more »

Board Member Spotlight: Kelly Gream

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This month to show appreciation of our Board of Directors, we’re focusing our spotlight on board member Kelly Gream. In addition to being on the Advisory Board for Friends of the Waterfront, Kelly is the Executive Director for the historic Louisville Memorial Auditorium. We appreciate everything Kelly does for FOTW and the community! Get to know a… Read more »

Board Member Spotlight: Todd Toles

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This month to show appreciation of our Board of Directors, we’re focusing our spotlight on board member Todd Toles. In addition to being on the Advisory Board for Friends of the Waterfront, Todd is the Regional Sales Manager for Integrity One Technologies. We appreciate everything Todd does for FOTW and the community! Get to know a little… Read more »

Board Member Spotlight: Logan Griggs

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This month to show appreciation of our Board of Directors, we’re focusing our spotlight on board member Logan Griggs. In addition to being on the Board for Friends of the Waterfront, Logan works for Schneider Electric. We appreciate everything Logan does for FOTW and the community! Get to know a little bit more about him below. Where… Read more »

Dogs of the Waterfront: Meet Blaise

Friends of the Waterfront is back with a new installation in our Dogs of the Waterfront blog series. After being inspired by Humans of New York, we’re now featuring different dogs who are often found enjoying Louisville’s Waterfront Park. Name: Blaise Breed: German Shepherd & Pit Bull mix Age: 10 months Blaise is a sweet pit bull mixed… Read more »

Board Member Spotlight: James Meara

This month to show appreciation of our Board of Directors, we’re focusing our spotlight on board member, James Meara. James is involved with Thorntons Inc. and oversees the membership committee at the Friends of the Waterfront. We appreciate everything James does for Friends of the Waterfront! Get to know a little bit more about him below…. Read more »

Flock of Finns: The Story Behind Waterfront Park’s Colorful Birds

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You’ve seen them before. The colorful, abstract bird sculptures scattered throughout Waterfront Park seem as though they’ve always been a part of the landscape. Public art installments such as the Flock of Finns have a way of blending into their surroundings, while still bringing that extra touch of joy into the everyday. In 2001, Mayor… Read more »

Friends of the Waterfront’s 26th Annual Silver Anchor Awards Reception to be held September 14, 2017 on the Belle of Louisville

Friends of the Waterfront, a Louisville, KY non-profit organization, is excited to announce that the 26th Annual Silver Anchor Awards Reception will take place Thursday, September 14, 2017 on the Belle of Louisville. At this year’s event, Friends of the Waterfront will honor two award recipients for their continued and outstanding support of Waterfront Park: Matt Thornton, CEO… Read more »

Forecastle Festival Weekend: Tips from Friends of the Waterfront

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It is almost time to set sail again on the S.S. Forecastle Festival Weekend. Once a small local gathering back in 2012, Forecastle is now a large-scale, full on festival that attracts thousands of music fans to Louisville’s own Waterfront Park. Forecastle founder, J.K. McKnight isn’t shying away from an eclectic lineup of artists this… Read more »