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Abbey Road On The River

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Big Four Station Park, 304 Mulberry Street, Louisville, KY 47130
+1 502-262-8580
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Beatles forever

What a great way to start your summer. Great music friendly people and a beautiful venue. The new... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2017
wayne w
ottawa ontario
AROTR is no longer here

For a variety of reasons, AROTR is no longer held on the Louisville waterfront. It is still going... read more

Reviewed June 22, 2017
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Abbey Road on the River is the world's largest Beatles-inspired music festival, bringing together dozens of bands and thousands of fans for 5 days of peace, love and rock-n-roll.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Big Four Station Park, 304 Mulberry Street, Louisville, KY 47130
+1 502-262-8580
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Reviewed October 14, 2017

What a great way to start your summer. Great music friendly people and a beautiful venue. The new venue at Big Four station park is ideal. Stages are easy to move between. Plan your day and move from stage to stage. The inside stage on...More

Thank wayne w
Reviewed June 22, 2017

For a variety of reasons, AROTR is no longer held on the Louisville waterfront. It is still going on in the area, but it has moved across the river to the Big Four park on the Indiana side of the pedestrian bridge. We attended the...More

Thank LouieBiz-com
Reviewed July 22, 2016

The price is right - tickets if bought early are really cheap - and the location is convenient. Lots of drink vendors and plenty of carnival type food. We ate at local restaurants downtown before we arrived so we could have better quality sit down...More

Thank NuLuGirl
Reviewed June 4, 2016

This was our first time at AROTR and we LOVED IT! Beautiful venue, great organization, tons of musical performers, interesting lectures, and unique vendors! Outstanding family event. From the quick switch to the Marriott, to the smart phone schedule app and late night sing-alongs every...More

Thank DenimSteph
Reviewed June 3, 2016

We live in California, and I have heard about this Beatles' festival for several years, but this year, we decided to make it happen. We were not disappointed. Gary Jacobs, the coordinator of this event, pulls off an amazing Beatles' fest with over 40 bands...More

Thank beatles4ever1965
Reviewed June 2, 2016

2016 was my first trip to KY for the AROTR event! Aside from the heat I thoroughly enjoyed it. There were events throughout the Riverfront Plaza/Belvedere, which is at the Ohio River in Downtown and at the Muhammad Ali Center (a museum and cultural center)....More

Thank Carmen P
Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

We have attended AROTR for the last 6 yrs & love every minute of it. But this year (2016) was a let down as the Bands are now playing their own music, which is not what this Festival is all about. We keep coming back...More

Thank Larry L
Reviewed June 2, 2015

If you love the Beatles, this is for you. 60 bands from all over the world come for five days of non stop Beatles music. Indoor and out door stages and greT food vendors. It's the most fun weekend of the year

Thank 817michael49
Reviewed May 29, 2015 via mobile

This past weekend, my family visited Abbey Road On The River in Louisville KY. We had been there before, and really liked the event and the venue. We were not disappointed this time. The event was very well run, security was high, but not overbearing,...More

Thank Sherlock6142
Reviewed May 27, 2015 via mobile

Sure, the quality of the bands varies. Sure it is not inexpensive. But with a half dozen stages there is always something. Add a terrific concert by ELO, and there is no better place to be memorial day weekend.

Thank Barry L
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January 29, 2015|
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Response from Jen313 | Reviewed this property |
yes, it's less than a block for some, 2-3 short city blocks to the furthest.