Things To Do in Louisville!

Louisville is a cultural crossroads with lots to discover. It’s where Southern hospitality meets big-city vibes. Known as the home of the legendary boxer Muhammad Ali and where the Kentucky Derby takes place at the beautiful Churchill Downs. It’s where Colonel Sanders started the famous KFC restaurant chain that we all know and love. It is also home to the Louisville Slugger Museum where professional baseball bats are made.


Optional Item on AAMAS Conference registration form: Mary M. Miller Riverboat Cruise

The Mary M. Miller was named after Louisvillian Mary Millicent Miller, who also happened to be the first woman to ever attain her steamboat captain’s license way back in 1884. Originally built in nearby Utica, Indiana, Mary has proudly served in both Kansas City and Savannah, GA. She’s back home in Louisville now. Enjoy sightseeing and dinner on Thursday, April 23, 2020.  Boarding time begins at 6:30pm and we set sail at 7pm. The Boat returns to Dock at 9pm. Cost for the cruise and dinner is $45. Please note transportation is not provided to/from the Cruise. It is about an 8-10 minute drive and a 25 minute walk. Uber and Lyft may be approx. $8-$10 each way. For more information about the Mary M. Miller, visit: For your convenience, registration for the Mary M. Miller Cruise is available on the AAMAS conference registration form. 

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