Getting Here

Learn pro tips and advice on how to get into the Fair quickly. We see more guests in one day than many of the most attended events in the US.

Public Entrances

Click on the blue text below to get directions via Google Maps.

Kentucky Exposition Center – 937 Phillips Lane, Louisville, KY 40209

Gate 1 (Main Entrance) – Phillips Lane and Freedom Way Intersection

Gate 2 – South Crittenden Drive - 3901 Crittenden Dr

Gate 4 – North Crittenden Drive - 2801 Crittenden Dr

Gate 6 – Preston Highway - 3328 Preston Hwy

Kentucky Kingdom

Visit the Kentucky Kingdom website for information on planning your day. Paid admission and parking for the Fair is required unless otherwise noted.

How To Get Here

The Kentucky Exposition Center is located at the junction of I-65 and I-264 (937 Phillips Lane) in Louisville. “Fair/Expo Center” signs on both interstates lead to the main gate. To beat traffic, you may want to try entering Gates 2 or 4 on Crittenden Drive – or Gate 6 on Preston Highway.
Traveling from out of state? The Kentucky Exposition Center is just minutes from the Louisville Muhammad Ali International Airport!