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The stars are out this week in LouisvilleKY

Louisville, KY.  – The stars are coming out for this year’s Kentucky Derby Festival events. The Festival released this year’s celebrity guest list this morning. Many of the VIPs will take part in both the Celebrity Day at the Downs event on Thursday, May 2, as well as the Republic Bank Pegasus Parade later that same day, and some will attend the Trifecta Gala on Derby Eve  “We’re excited to have several special guests joining us for this year’s Kentucky Derby Festival,” said Stacey Robinson, Kentucky Derby Festival EVP and Chief of Staff. “They’re always awed by our spring time celebration…


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Moore of what makes Derby Great

The office space above Luna Boutique is tiny, but doesn’t limit big ideas streaming from Christine Moore.  This hat designer extraordinaire,  not only shows and sells her New York based designs in the Louisville storefront downstairs, she creates many of her one of a kind art pieces, upstairs.  During the week leading up to Derby, boxes of supplies arrive, pile up, and spill out into every corner. Calls come in from corporations bringing their clients (in need of hats); individuals stop by with requests, and assistants to Derby going celebrities.  Churchill (Downs) rang earlier this week with a special order. Singer Mary J….


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Back-Side, Front-Side, I wore my Fascinator backwards.

                                                                                                                                                                                                           One more day to broadcast from the Backside.    Photo One:  As promised, a photo of Rocky Knight with mounds of  Krispey Kreme Donuts which are handed out early mornings at Dawn at the Downs.  Friday, KOOL Louisville Oldies 1570am  Kirby Adams and Rocky Knight bring you live interviews from the Backside.    Photo two: Rows of white three sided tents house crews from radio channels and t.v. stations during early mornings Derby week.  Photo Three: Later in the day moved to the “front of the house” or the Main Gate.  Ran into Mint Jubilee Host and actor Matt Battaglia.  The Mint Jubilee…