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100 Black Men Of Louisville Derby Scholarship Gala

100 Black Men Of Louisville Derby Scholarship Gala

| May 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

The 22nd annual Kentucky Derby Festival 100 Black Men of Louisville Derby Gala was held May 2 at the Kentucky International Convention Center’s Cascade Ballroom. R&B recording artist Keith Sweat performed during the event, which raises scholarship money for local youth.

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Kentucky Derby Festival Great Steamboat Race

Kentucky Derby Festival Great Steamboat Race

| May 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Belle of Louisville crossed the finish line first, but the Belle of Cincinnati claimed the Silver Antlers as overall winner of the 51st annual Kentucky Derby Festival Great Steamboat Race on May 1.

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KDF Marathon And miniMarathon

KDF Marathon And miniMarathon

| May 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Kentucky Derby Festival (KDF) Marathon and miniMarathon kicked off the morning of April 27 in downtown Louisville.

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Derby Is A Comin’

Derby Is A Comin’

| May 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Slice is a celebration of the spice, style and soul of Louisville and was held last Saturday evening in a big white tent at St. Augustine Church at 13th and Broadway.

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KDF They’re Off! Luncheon

KDF They’re Off! Luncheon

| April 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Archie Manning, former quarterback and father of Peyton and Eli Manning, served as the keynote speaker for the Kentucky Derby Festival’s 57th annual They’re Off! Luncheon, held April 19 inside the Grand Ballroom of the Galt House East Hotel.

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They’re Off! Luncheon

They’re Off! Luncheon

| April 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Kentucky Derby Festival’s They’re Off! Luncheon was held April 19 in the ballroom of the Galt House East with more than 1,000 people in attendance.

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Fillies Ball Leads Off Derby Festivities

Fillies Ball Leads Off Derby Festivities

| April 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Five Hundred or more people will attend the 57th annual Fillies Derby Ball, one of the Kentucky Derby Festival’s oldest and most elegant events, this coming Friday at the Galt House East.

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Meet A Great And Modest Foodie

Meet A Great And Modest Foodie

| April 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

It was not all that long ago that Louisville was close to being a culinary wasteland.

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KDF Spring Fashion Show

KDF Spring Fashion Show

| April 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Macy’s sponsored the Kentucky Derby Festival (KDF) Spring Fashion Show held March 28 inside the showroom of Horseshoe Southern Indiana.

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Fan-tastic – Go Cards!

Fan-tastic – Go Cards!

| April 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

In Prospect last Friday evening, before and during the University of Louisville game against Oregon, fans gathered for dinner and to cheer the team on at J. Harrod’s (also jokingly known as the Republican Country Club). That evening, proprietor Mike Francis had his hands full as he was up against a real triple-threat competitive challenge.

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