Profile willrussell

Will Russell

WHY Louisville in Louisville United States

Will Russell, a Louisville native and Kentucky Colonel, is the co-founder of Lebowski Fest and proprietor of the WHY Louisville store. He is also a co-author of the LA Times Best-selling book "I'm a Lebowski, You're a Lebowski." He is starting another festival celebrating Pee-wee Herman called "Pee Wee Over Louisville" and for fun takes pictures as KentuckYeti. He is currently working on opening a second WHY Louisville location in NuLu which will feature an art gallery. He dreams of one day building a Kentucky-themed putt-putt.

Thumb wrussel.010

What's the Big Idea?!

@ VOL 10 ON FEB 05, 2013

Where do good ideas come from? What does a bad idea looks like? How can you turn an idea into reality? Will Russell discusses his experience with Lebowski Fest, WHY Louisville, Pee Wee Over Louisville, and Kentucky Rushmore. 

"Presentation of the Day" on July 15, 2013.

Thumb pk10 teaser tall


Louisville @ Louisville Metro Hall - Mayor's Gallery
Feb 05, 2013