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Thunder at Slugger


Get your tickets for Thunder at Slugger and receive a reserved seat to the air show, postgame concert and Thunder Over Louisville fireworks show! Secure your seats today and enjoy all of the excitement of Thunder Over Louisville inside the secure, family-friendly confines of the ballpark.

Thunder at Slugger is presented by Koorsen Fire and Security

Event Date: Saturday, April 20, 2024

Time: TBA

Baseball Game

Take in a baseball game before the huge fireworks show! Watch the hometown Louisville Bats take on the Iowa Cubs. First pitch scheduled for 2:05 PM.

Air Show

Ranked as one of the top five air shows in the nation! Kick back and watch the planes fly overhead while you’re inside the ballpark.


Enjoy a live concert from centerfield — free for all fans in attendance! Concert will begin approximately 45 mins after the conclusion of the game. Field Passes will be available on the day of the event for an additional fee.


One of the top 100 events in North America! Experience the heart-pounding thrill of Thunder Over Louisville fireworks show from your reserved seat inside the ballpark!

2024 details coming soon!

Individual Ticket Pricing & Info

  • To purchase by phone, please call (502) 212-2287
  • *Fans who purchase a Club Level ticket will automatically receive $5 in concession value loaded on to their ticket.
  • All tickets are digital (Mobile Tickets 101)

SPECIAL OFFER! 3-Game Thunder Pack

Get the most bang for your buck! Purchase a 3-Game Thunder Pack and receive a ticket for our largest fireworks shows of the year - Thunder at Slugger, July 3rd, and August 26th! All three games starting at only $55!

Benefits of Thunder at Slugger

Reserved Seats

Don’t battle half a million people for a spot… relax knowing you’ll have a reserved seat!

Clean Restrooms

No port-o-lets! You’ll have access to clean restrooms throughout the day.

Come & Go Access

Enjoy all of the festivities with the freedom to come-and-go from the ballpark all day long!


Choose from a variety of delicious & refreshing concession options!

Safe & Secure

Bring your entire family knowing you’ll be in a safe & secure environment!

Thunder at Slugger Parking

  1. Slugger Field Lot - The Slugger Field lot will open to Bats Season Ticket Holders only beginning at 9:30 AM on the day of the event. At 2 PM the lot will open to the general public (based on availability). All spots are first-come, first-served. Season Ticket Holder Fee: $20 per car ; General Public Fee: $50 per car
  2. Nucleus Garage - SOLD OUT
  3. Public Parking Lot - First-come, first-served general public lot controlled by Riverside Parking. Fees typically range from $40-$50 for this lot on the event day.
  4. RV Lot - Available to RV’s only. Controlled by Riverside Parking.