The Kentucky Derby is here, seems like we just did this. It’s all good, check out mc’s list of recommended events this festival week.

LIVE MUSIC

4/30 Waterfront Jam Concert: Cameo
Kroger’s Fest-a-Ville on the Waterfront, 9 p.m. Tuesday, April 30. Music by DJ Dwight Johnson before the concert. Admission is free with a 2019 Pegasus Pin (no food, drinks or pets allowed)

5/1 Waterfront Wednesday Concert
Kongos, C2 & The Brothers Reed. Kroger’s Fest-a-Ville on the Waterfront, 8pm Wednesday, May 1. Admission is free with a 2019 Pegasus Pin (no food, drinks or pets allowed)

5/2 Republic Bank Pegasus Parade: Pegasus Power
West on Broadway from Campbell to 9th Street, 5 p.m. Thursday, May 2. Colorful floats, marching bands, giant inflatables and equestrians. Sponsor: Republic Bank. Contributing sponsor: KentuckyOne Health Louisville Region. Bleacher tickets $10, chair seating $12, VIP seating $30. Tickets: 502-584-3378 or www.kdf.org

5/3 Trifecta Gala: Usher
The annual party hosted by Heartland Coca-Cola CEO Junior Bridgeman will be held Friday, May 3 at The KFC YUM! Center. Music by DJ Ferno. Sold Out

OTHER LOCAL EVENTS

5/2 Thurby @ Flavour 7pm-12am, drink specials, great food, giveaways, and more. Exclusive vibe by DJ Samosa.

5/4 Bourbon & B-Sides
Premiere entertainment company Goodtimers presents Bourbon & B-Sides featuring Louisville’s top DJs. 11pm-4am. $10 online. More info bourbonandbsides.com

5/4 The Pull Up
It’s a local urban R&B/Hip-Hop outfit strictly for the people. The Majestic Nightclub, 11p-4am. $10 online. More info pullupon.us