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Closest thing to seeing the Beatles live that you will get

It is the closest thing to seeing the Beatles because: a. You will see some not so good bands and... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2018
Don S
Taylorville, Illinois
Jeffersonville Indiana's well kept secret

It's the world's largest Beatle inspired music festival. This was their second year in... read more

Reviewed May 29, 2018
Nicholasville, Kentucky
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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.
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 June 18, 2018

It is the closest thing to seeing the Beatles because: a. You will see some not so good bands and some fabulous cover bands, I am sure that follows how the Beatles sounded from 1958 to 1968. b. There are bands that play the early...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

It's the world's largest Beatle inspired music festival. This was their second year in Jeffersonville Indiana and it as a superb experience. 7 stages, 50 bands with 5 days of fun and music. Every Memorial Day Weekend. check it out at arotr.com

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I have been coming to the Beatles festival for quite some time now and we love it!!! We've always had a good time at the festival, this years headline band was AMERICA, they also have Vanilla Fudge as well, coop thing about...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank mark h
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

Date of experience: May 2017
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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

Date of experience: May 2017
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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

Date of experience: May 2016
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

Date of experience: May 2016
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

Date of experience: May 2016
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

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Carmen J
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

Date of experience: May 2016
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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.