Festival organizers say they’ll take a wreck this yr
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – There might not be a Railbird Festival in 2022. According to organizers, the competition will take a wreck this yr.
Railbird Festival 2023 has been introduced. Organizers say competition goers can mark June 3-4, 2023 for subsequent yr’s date at a brand new venue of Red Mile Gaming & Racing.
“We are eternally grateful to our partners at Keeneland and appreciate their continued support during this transition and want to thank our friends at VisitLEX for everything they do to champion this great festival,” stated Ted Heinig, President, AC Entertainment, promoter of Railbird. “We are excited for this new chapter of Railbird and look forward to many years of success working with our new hosts and partners at Red Mile.”
Organizers say fanatics of the competition can stay up for the once a year Railbird custom that includes a real Kentucky revel in celebrating the most productive that the Blue Grass State has to supply together with an immersive weekend targeted on tune, bourbon, Kentucky delicacies, and equestrian tradition.
Shannon Cobb, Chief Operating Officer for Red Mile Gaming and Racing commented, “Our team is excited to join with the Railbird promoters as the festival’s new host location. We look forward to providing a fun, convenient concert venue, as well as having the opportunity to reintroduce our community to the new Red Mile facilities and activities.”
“The move just down the road to Red Mile, the nation’s second oldest track, signals exciting growth for Railbird Festival,” stated Mary Quinn Ramer, VisitLEX. “Near the heart of downtown Lexington with easy accessibility, the historic Red Mile will keep the equine experience at the heart of the festival while also providing a great venue to showcase Kentucky’s bourbon heritage and the nation’s best artists.”
“Keeneland is proud to have helped successfully launch Railbird, and as our team focuses on our core racing and sales operations, we look forward to supporting the festival as it transitions to its new home at Red Mile,” Keeneland President and CEO Shannon Arvin stated. “Railbird has quickly become a highly anticipated event for the local community and music fans across the country, and we are excited for its return in 2023.”
Further main points and details about Railbird Festival 2023 shall be launched within the coming months.
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