6-8am: American Routes With Nick Spitzer
Sun, Surf, and Soul
8am-9am: Kentucky Homefront
A live show recorded in Louisville with host John Gage featuring local and regional artists.
9am-12pm: Music with Mark Murdock
12pm-4pm: Music with Mel
3:30pm – Waterfront Wednesday Flashback – Hayes Carll Part 2
4pm-7pm: Relics With Duke
Listen for this program focusing on music from 1965-1981!
7pm-9pm: Little Steven’s Underground Garage
Each week Little Steven takes you on a two hour trip down the path of what was cool in all six decades of Rock and Roll, a celebration of Pop culture, and features the best emerging new bands worldwide.
9pm-10pm: The Rolling Stones Radio Hour With Kevin Yazell
No stone will be unturned as we explore the past present and future of the Greatest Rock and Roll Band In The World.
10pm-12am: Blues Party with Kevin Yazell
From Robert Johnson to Derek Trucks, The Saturday Night Blues Party is your opportunity to hear some of the greatest recorded music of all time…and you might learn something along the way!
12am-6am: Woody’s Roadhouse
Woodrow on the Radio spins wax for insomniacs all night long in the juke joint of the mind.
5am – Workin’ On A Building – an hour of classic gospel music!
While you’re at Forecastle don’t forget to visit our booth near the WFPK Port Stage for a chance to win tickets to next year’s festival! Your favorite WFPK hosts will also be hanging out at the booth throughout the weekend. (Located on your way to the WFPK Port Stage on the Harbor Lawn)
Friday July 15
4:30-5:30 – John Timmons
7:30-8:30 – Sean Cannon
Saturday July 16
3:00-4:00 – Meg Samples
5:30-6:30 – Sean Cannon
6:00-7:00 – John King
Sunday July 17
3:30-4:30 – Laura Shine
6:30-7:30 – Kyle Meredith and Stacy Owen
7:00-8:00 – Sean Cannon
World Force Reggae hosts Benny and Ibuka will meet you at Waterfront Park’s Brown Forman Amphitheater Saturday, June 25th from 4pm to 8pm! Commune with friends and family, picnic under the trees and help us celebrate the 10th anniversary of World Force Reggae (yum…that means cake)! We’ll provide the reggae music and games for the young ones. You can also take them to cool off at the Adventure Playground water features nearby! This event is FREE. Check out some photos from last year!
Bring your own picnic, or purchase dinner from us. We’ll provide jerk chicken on the grill for $5, prepared by our very own Ibuka! Park Map
Schedule for the day:
4:00 – Event begins
4-8 – DJs Benny, Matt Anthony and DJ Mixa provide the tunes!
4:30 – Kids activities
5:00 – Jerk chicken on the grill is served!
5:30 – Kids activities
6:30 – Live music from Positive Mental Attitude
Address to use with GPS:
1301 RIVER ROAD
The WFPK Waterfront Wednesday Concert Series presents free monthly concerts on the Big Four Lawn next to the Big Four Pedestrian and Bicycle Bridge. Each concert attracts thousands to the Waterfront to mingle, dance and enjoy the river in a family-friendly park atmosphere on select Wednesdays of every month, April through September. The event has become a thriving city institution, helping Louisville secure an international award as a top city for festivals.
Brothers Scott and Grant Hutchison of Frightened Rabbit performed a stripped down set for some lucky WFPK members before their big show at Headliners on Tuesday, May 3rd! The boys were in great humor, sharing songs from their new release, Painting of a Panic Attack.
Rising Austin band Bright Light Social Hour and Louisville’s own Vessel celebrate all things Derby with a psychedelic jam that’ll blow your mind! WFPK’s boat race day tradition continues with a band NPR calls, “continually exhilarating”! Meet us at Kroger’s Fest-a-Ville Wednesday, May 4th at 8pm for live music, food and fun! All you need is your Pegasus pin for entry.