Experiences

  • VIP & Yacht Club

    All aboard! Treat yourself to the ultimate Forecastle experience with a Yacht Club or VIP ticket. Watch your favorite artists from special viewing areas, cool off in the air-conditioned lounges, grab a drink at the dedicated bars, and more! Dive into details here.

  • Sea Dragon + Ferris Wheel

    Buy the ticket, take the ride. The mighty Sea Dragon will return to the Harbor Lawn in 2019, so prepare to come aboard and take your Forecastle experience to new heights. Attendees will also be able to soak in the sights and sounds of Waterfront Park with a trip up and around the Forecastle ferris wheel. Two more reasons to get your crew together and join us July 12-14 on the banks of Ohio River!

  • API Poster Show

    A staple at Forecastle Festival, the API Poster Show gives designers from around the region the chance to showcase their incredible catalogues and connect with their many music-loving fans.  With thousands of unique, hard-to-find and out-of-print posters available, it’s a print collector’s dream. Don’t miss your chance to chat with the artists and find a new favorite print for your home. View the artist list here.

  • KY Craft Beer Bar

    Attention Craft Beer lovers, we’re serving our favorite regional craft beers at the KY Craft Beer Bar! PLUS, our partners at Sierra Nevada are offering Forecastle’s craft beer, the Chantey Session IPA, with a portion of the proceeds benefiting the Forecastle Foundation. Check out what’s on tap at the KY Craft Beer Bar here.

  • Craft Vendors

    Shop from some of the best in the Commonwealth right here at Forecastle! Between sets, pick out a t-shirt with local flair or flip through stellar pieces of work by artists in the API Poster Show, and more! View the craft vendor list here. 

  • Party Cove

    Slip away and ride the wave over at the Party Cove – your destination for high energy dance parties! Get the party started and learn more here.

  • Late Night Shows

    The party doesn’t stop once the lights go off. Keep your energy afloat with our Late Night shows on the Belle of Louisville presented by Against The Grain Brewery and Four Roses Bourbon and more! Dive into the details here.

  • TSA Pre✓® Enrollment by IdentoGO

    Festival attendees enrolled in TSA Pre✓® can gain expedited entry into the fest.. Just visit the Box Office entrance and provide your known traveler number (if you enrolled through Global entry, you must present your card) to receive a Fast Pass by IdentoGO wristband and gain entry through the Fast Pass lane. Not a TSA Pre✓® member? You can enroll at the TSA Pre✓® by IdentoGO double decker by the Mast Stage, open from 1PM – 8PM every day!! Don’t forget to bring: $85 (credit card only) and your passport or a driver’s license and birth certificate (along with any name change documents, i.e. marriage certificate). Check out this link for more details!

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