The 2007 Race, as seen from Duffy's Landing in Jeffersonville, Indiana. The Great Steamboat Race is an annual steamboat race, taking place the Wednesday before the first Saturday of May, three days before the Kentucky Derby, as part of the Kentucky Derby Festival. The race was first run in 1963 and it takes place on the Ohio River in the span ...YearWinner2022Belle of Louisville 2021Belle of Louisville2019Belle of Louisville2018American Duchess
The Great Steamboat Race is an annual steamboat race that usually takes place on the Wednesday before the first Saturday of May, three days before the Kentucky Derby. A longstanding tradition, the Great Steamboat Race is a part of the Kentucky Derby Festival.
Liberty Financial Great Steamboat Race. The Liberty Financial Great Steamboat Race has been taking place on the Ohio River since 1963, as part of the original Kentucky Derby Festival events. Ask any local, this event has become a Louisville tradition in the leadup to Derby weekend!
05/05/2022 · LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - The Belle of Louisville has once again taken home the 12-point Silver Antlers this year in the 60th running of the Kentucky Derby Festival Great Steamboat Race. This year’s...
The captains of two famous steamboats fight to win a race on the Mississippi River from New Orleans to St. Louis. This stunning work tells the breathtaking story of the last great race between the two most famous steamboats ever to travel the Mississippi. Filled with charismatic men and women and burstin.