Presale opens Friday for LouisvilleKY’s 2019 Forecastle Festival


Louisville, KY., – No compass necessary; we’re here to help you navigate through the 2019 Pre-sale like a Captain on the high seas.

WHEN: Pre-sale sets sail THIS Friday, December 14th at 10AM EST. Click the calendar buttons at the bottom of the email to set a reminder for when the pre-sale begins.

WHERE: Tickets will be on sale through which will then take you to to complete your purchase.
CREATE AN ACCOUNT: To purchase a pass, you’ll have to create a Front Gate Tickets account. This is the account you’ll log into to review your order, change your shipping address, etc. To save some time and to get ahead of the game, create your account now at Click “Sign In” at the top of the page.


PURCHASE PROCESS + ADD ONS:  Once you’ve added your tickets to your cart, you’ll have 10 minutes to to check out. Before completing your purchase, you’ll have the option to add the exclusive pre-sale sweatshirt and a Bourbon Lodge Membership. Check out those details now so you know what to add on sale day!

LAYAWAY PLAN: Spread out your payments on GA, Yacht Club and VIP ticket purchases using our layaway plans. Use this for a single GA Weekend ticket and pay as low as $38 down at check out. You’ll choose this option when checking out under “Select Payment Method”.

NEED HELP? If you have any trouble with your order, reach out to Front Gate Tickets Support and include your order number, name, and email if applicable.

WHERE CAN I SHARE MY PRAISE? In addition to sharing your experience on social media, be sure to take the customer survey on your order confirmation page. We would love to hear your feedback so we may improve the process in the future.