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Louisville Bats Baseball Team Kicks off Six-Week Citywide “I Am Ali” Festival Tickets Still Available for “Muhammad Ali Appreciation Night” on June 3rd

 Game to take place on one year anniversary of Ali’s passingFestival to run through July 15 with nearly 70 community events planned  LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (April 4, 2017) — A six-weeklong, citywide, summer “I Am Ali” Festival will kick off on Saturday, June 3rd, the first anniversary of Muhammad Ali’s passing,

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Ali Festival

Ali Festival 2022 PUBLIC EVENTS The Annual Ali Festival will take place in Muhammad Ali’s hometown of Louisville, Kentucky June 3-9, 2022 to mark the anniversary of Ali’s passing and to celebrate his worldwide impact and love for Louisville. The community celebration will include an array of events including fitness,

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“I Am Ali” Festival Celebrating Legacy of “The Greatest”

To Debut in Muhammad Ali’s Hometown in 2017Six Week Festival Will Run from June 3-July 15LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (January 25, 2017) —The previously announced “I Am Ali” festival, celebrating the legacy of native son and global humanitarian Muhammad Ali in his hometown of Louisville, has expanded from an original ten days

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MEDIA ADVISORY: New This Year at Ferdinand’s Ball Gala: Mingle with Celebrity Guests During Special VIP Dinner

Tickets are going fast for the April 30 gala, where NCAA and NBA standouts, actors, musicians, and royalty of horse racing will ‘party with the people’ to kick off Derby weekendFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASELOUISVILLE, Kentucky (April 20, 2015) — ***MEDIA CREDENTIALING: Media passes will be required in all areas of the event.

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Ferdinand’s Ball Gala Returns April 30, Announces New Partnership

This year’s premier Derby kickoff event will serve as a joint fundraiser for the Muhammad Ali Center and Old Friends Equine Retirement Facility.LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (March 13, 2015)… The sixth annual Ferdinand’s Ball gala will kick off the Derby party season this year on Thursday, April 30. For the first time,

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Five Dollar-Off February!

Offered Exclusively for Kentucky and Indiana Residents A Great Way to Celebrate Black History Month and Explore Downtown Cultural Treasures Historic downtown MUSEUM ROW ON MAIN is pleased to offer Kentucky and Indiana residents an opportunity to visit our community’s diverse and unique attractions for either $5 Off adult admission

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The Moth and Muhammad Ali Center present: THE MOTH MAINSTAGE in partnership with 89.3 WFPL

Tickets Now Available! Sixth Floor, View Pointe Hall September 11, 2019 6:30pm Doors Open :: 7:30pm Stories Begin The theme will be Holding On And Letting Go: The Moth in Louisville. The theme will be Holding On And Letting Go: The Moth in Louisville. Our Host:  Jon Goode is an author, poet and

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International Mentoring Day (Muhammad Ali’s Birthday)

The National Mentoring Partnership, the Muhammad Ali Center and Epicenter Community’s Mentoring for Change initiative, are proud to announce the Second Annual International Mentoring Day on January 17, 2017—the date which would have been the 75th birthday of boxing legend and global humanitarian Muhammad Ali. The international and universal power

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World Stage: An Olympic Introduction to the Greatest of All Time Online Exhibit to Launch Today on Ali Center’s Digital Museum and Archives

 Will Highlight Muhammad Ali’s Gold Medal Win at 1960 Olympic Games in Rome, Italy The Muhammad Ali Center’s online exhibit World Stage: An Olympic Introduction to the Greatest of All Time will go live Wednesday, July 14th at 12:00 noon ET on the Center’s Digital Museum and Archive website. The exhibit will

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Community-Wide “Ali Week” Begins June 1st; Includes Kick-Off Carnival and Free Admission on June 2nd at the Muhammad Ali Center Concludes with Special Advanced Screening of Documentary, “City of Ali” on June 9th at the Muhammad Ali Center

Ali Week 2019,  a community-wide celebration to mark the anniversary of Muhammad Ali’s passing and to celebrate his impactful legacy and love for Louisville, will take place in Louisville  June1-9.   Muhammad Ali passed away on June 3, 2016 at the age of 74. Ali Week, a collaboration between the Muhammad

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