Dick's Sporting Goods Race Expo And Packet Pick-Up

The Kentucky International Convention Center
221 S. 4th Street
Louisville, KY 40202

Thursday, April 27, 2023
4:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Friday, April 28, 2023
11:00 AM – 9:00 PM

GE Appliances Derby Festival mini, Marathon & Relay packets can be picked up at the Dick’s Sporting Goods Race Expo And Packet Pick-Up. Runner packets include race bib, timing chip, and important runner instructions.

THERE WILL BE NO PACKET PICKUP ON RACE DAY.

Come for the packet pick-up, stay for activities like:

  • Bourbon Tasting with Bardstown Bourbon Company
  • Picking up Race Day Gear from Swag’s Sport Shoes and other vendors
  • Assisted stretch & pre-race body work with KORT Phyiscal Therapy’s Rehab Team
  • Visiting the Official Derby Festival Race Day Merchandise shop
  • Other sampling and tasting opportunities

How do I pick up my Race Bib Packet, T-Shirt ?

At the Race Expo & Packet Pick-Up event in the Kentucky International Convention Center (KICC) on April 27th & 28th.

When is the Expo and Pick-up?

Thursday, April 27th, 2023
4:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Friday, April 28th, 2023
11:00 AM – 9:00 PM

 

Where is the Expo and Pick-up?

It will be held at the  Kentucky International Convention Center.

 

Where do I Park?

The closest parking available to the Kentucky International Convention Center is in the Riverside Convention Center Parking Garage on S. 4th Street, though there are many garages and public parking lot options on S. 3rd Street, and 2nd Street.

You can find more available parking options by using the PARC site or app. We also like Best Parking for pricing.

 

What do I need to bring with me?

Make sure to bring a copy of the Registration QR code provided at the bottom of any emails from RunSignUp. You can print this, or just bring it up on your phone.

 

Can a friend or family member pick up my bib for me?

Yes, a friend or family member can pick-up your bib if they of your QR code that is attached to all emails you have received from the GE Appliances Kentucky Derby Festival miniMarathon and Marathon.

 

What if I am an out-of-state runner and cannot make it to the Expo and Packet Pick-up?

You will be able to have another friend, family member or runner pick up your packet and shirt for you with as long as they have the QR code that is included in all emails you have received from GE Appliances Kentucky Derby Festival miniMarathon and Marathon.

 

What if I never received the email with my QR Code

Go to the Runners’ Services table at the Race Expo & Packet Pick-Up, and they will be able to help you!

 

What if I have the wrong corral assignment?

Go to the Runners’ Services table at the Race Expo & Packet Pick-Up, and they will be able to help you!

The Kentucky International Convention Center is located in central downtown at 221 S. 4th Street.

The closest parking available is in the Riverside Convention Center Parking Garage on S. 4th Street. There are also other parking garages located on South 3rd Street and 2nd Street.

One of the highlights of the GE Appliances miniMarathon & Marathon is the two-day expo held prior to the event. You can be part of the Dick’s Sporting Goods Race Expo & Packet Pick-Up by contacting the Kentucky Derby Festival today!

If you are interested in promoting your brand to runners, athletes or health conscious consumers, we offer booth space and goodie bag insertion to over 8,000 runners. (All runners are required to pick up their own packets at the expo.)

For more information: Contact Jennifer Morgan Keesaer at (502) 572-3826 or jmorgan@kdf.org.