“Culinary Rock Star” Guy Fieri Returns to Host Marriott Oaks Bourbon Brunch

The Louisville Marriott Downtown is proud to announce celebrity chef and NBC’s Minute to Win It host Guy Fieri will return to host the fourth annual Marriott Oaks Bourbon Brunch benefiting Kosair Children’s Hospital.

A new addition is this year’s event will be co-chaired by University of Louisville Head Football Coach Charlie Strong and his wife Victoria. The Louisville Marriott Downtown has selected to partner with Kosair Children’s Hospital for the second year. Proceeds from the event and auction donations will benefit Kosair Children’s Hospital through the Children’s Hospital Foundation.

John Ramsey, host of WAVE-TV’s WAVE 3 Listens Live, will emcee the event. Guests will be treated to a multi-course brunch with bourbon-infused food prepared by Fieri, known for his culinary and comedic entertainment during the program. They will also have the opportunity to bid on some one-of-a-kind auction items.

Guy Fieri hosts several popular TV shows on the Food Network, including Guy’s Big Bite; Ultimate Recipe Showdown; and Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives. He also is host of NBC’s Minute to Win It game show where contestants vie for life-changing cash prizes. He us also the author two New York Times best selling cookbooks based on his show Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives.

The Marriott Oaks Bourbon Brunch will take place on Friday, May 4th beginning at 8 a.m. at the Louisville Marriott Downtown, 280 W. Jefferson St.  The event concludes at 10:30 a.m., so guests can arrive at the track by post time for the first Oaks Day race.  Tickets are $150 a person or $1500 for a table. Corporate sponsorships are available. The event has sold out for the last three years. To reserve a seat, call (502) 629-KIDS or visit http://www.kosairchildrens.com/marriottoaksbourbonbrunch 

For more information, visit www.marriottlouisville.com or call 502-627-5045.

Event Details

Date: May 4, 2012
Starts: 8:00 AM | Ends: 10:30 AM
Louisville Marriott Downtown
280 W. Jefferson St.

Website: www.kosairchildrens.com/marriottoaksbourbonbrunch
Phone: (502) 629-KIDS