LOUISVILLE (WHAS11) -- Mayor Greg Fisher has announced Monday, November 13, as "Wear Purple Day" to support Louisville City FC's USL championship game.
"Louisville City FC is on the cusp of a championship -- an epic accomplishment for such a young team," Mayor Fisher said. "I'm asking citizens to show their appreciation and support by wearing Louisville City purple on Monday, and to head to Slugger Field to cheer the players on as they bring the USL Cup home to Louisville."
Louisville City will play for its first USL Championship at 9 pm on Monday at Slugger Field. They will play against the Swope Park Rangers.
Mayor Fisher also announced that the walking bridge will be lit in purple this weekend and Monday ahead of the game. A pep rally will be hosted on Friday at 4 pm on Fourth Street Live.