Rock the Water Tower to rock Labor Day weekend

The Four Roses Bourbon Rock The Water Tower is back for its 35th year and organizers promise it will be better than ever.

Rock the Water Tower returns to Louisville Water Tower Park Saturday, September 1 and September 2. Gates open each day at 4 pm and close at 11 pm.

The Louisville Crashers, Wax Factory and Tony & the Tan Lines will headline the festival. There will be plenty of tasty goodies to enjoy including a Bourbon Tasting Lounge and barbeque from local favorites like Momma’s Mustard, Pickles & BBQ, and The House of Brisket.

Source: Rock The Water Tower 2018

The band schedule is as follows:

Saturday, September 1st

  • From Paris – 4 pm – 6 pm
  • Thumper & The Plaid Rabbits- 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
  • Wax Factory – 9 pm -11 pm

Sunday, September 2nd

  • Mood Ring Engagement – 4 pm – 6 pm
  • Tony & The Tan Lines – 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
  • The Louisville Crashers – 9 pm – 11 pm

Through Wednesday, August 29th, online general admission passes can be purchased for $10 for a one-day pass and $20 for a two-day pass; walkup festival admission is $16.  Online tickets only can be purchased in advance at .

Admission is free for children 10 and under. Parking is also free!

Lawn chairs and blankets are welcome, but guests are asked to leave pets (service animals are an exception), food and drink at home. The following items are also not allowed: weapons/firearms, flammables, drones, backpacks or duffle bags, drugs/drug paraphernalia, glass containers, coolers, scooters, skateboards, motorized vehicles, amplified sound and tents.

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