Louisville Being Considered For Slow Food International Congress

The Slow Food International Organization is considering hosting its next international congress in Louisville. The city one of several around the world—including four American cities—being considered for the event.

Slow Food International is a non-profit organization founded in 1989 to counteract the rise of fast food. The organization champions local, healthy food with a commitment to communities and the environment.

Some Nashville Conventions May Move to Louisville After Flood

by Stephanie Crosby Many conventions that were scheduled to be held at Nashville’s Opryland Hotel are now looking for a new location, and local tourism officials are hoping they choose the Louisville. Kentucky State Fair Board President Harold Workman says their sales staff is working with convention managers to see if the Exposition Center can… Continue reading Some Nashville Conventions May Move to Louisville After Flood

Arena Sales Team Soliciting Business

Louisville’s new downtown arena won’t open for another two years, but officials say marketing efforts for the facility are well underway. Arena Authority Executive Director Harold Workman says a sales team has gone to work to bring events to the arena at Second and Main Streets. “They are actively pursuing four or five leads right… Continue reading Arena Sales Team Soliciting Business