Jun 20 2017 Mayor Fischer to discuss public safety, crime, community involvement during “I Am Ali” Festival

The Muhammad Ali Center has announced that Mayor Greg Fischer will deliver a major keynote address on Thursday, July 6, as part of the Center’s inaugural “I Am Ali” Festival.

Jun 10 2016 Louisville says goodbye to Muhammad Ali
Louisvillians and visitors lined the streets on June 10 for the funeral procession of Muhammad Ali. The procession route took Ali and his family through the city, passing his childhood home, the Ali Center and through downtown Louisville. More about Ali and Louisville can be found here.
Jun 8 2016 Mayor invites public to view Ali memorial at Belvedere

Only location for public livestream of service in downtown Louisville

Mayor Greg Fischer today invited citizens and visitors to the Belvedere Friday to view a livestream of the memorial service for Muhammad Ali.

Jun 7 2016 “The Greatest” bicycle ride to honor Ali

Bicycle ride will stop at local Muhammad Ali landmarks

Jun 7 2016 Iroquois Amphitheater to host showing of “Ali”

 And 4th Street Live! in downtown Louisville is showing a video tribute all week


Mayor Greg Fischer is inviting citizens to a free showing of the 2001 film “Ali,” starring Will Smith, at the Iroquois Amphitheater on Thursday evening, June 9.

Jun 7 2016 Mayor urges families to take part in the I Am Ali Festival

Educational, cultural opportunities designed to encourage kids to find greatness 


In celebration of Muhammad Ali’s life and his example of fierce determination, Louisville Metro Government is hosting the daylong I Am Ali Festival  from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday June 8, 2016 at Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts.