Festival Unveiled presented by Citizens Union Bank and Four Roses Bourbon

limited tickets available at the door

Thursday, February 26, 2015
5:00 PM – 9:00 PM


Festival Unveiled, scheduled for February 26, returns to the 2015 Festival schedule.  This event will open at 5:00 P.M. and take place at the Ice House, Downtown Louisville.

Elements of the 2015 Festival will be unveiled including the 2015 Official Poster and merchandise line. Guests will get their first view of the Fillies Program, the official guide of the Kentucky Derby Festival.  Official product sponsors will also be on-hand sampling their products.

A framed poster silent auction, highlighting creatively designed framed versions of the 2015 Official Poster, will be taking place at the event. Appetizers will also be provided by Crushed Ice Events.

Here is a list of things you can expect to see at Festival Unveiled!

  • 2015 Festival Highlights
  • 2015 Poster & Merchandise
  • Meet the 2015 Poster Artists
  • Silent Auction of Framed Posters
  • 12th Annual Rose Julep Recipe Contest
  • Kentucky Derby Festival App
  • Purchase 2015 Event Tickets
  • 2015 Official Program release
  • Meet the 2015 Royal Court
  • And much more!

Plus, don’t miss your chance to sample some of the food and drink of the 2015 Festival.

Four Roses Bourbon, Run for the Rosé Wine by Old 502 Winery, Cellar Door Bourbon Ball Chocolates, Kern’s Kitchen/Derby-Pie®, and Appetizers by Crushed Ice Events.  

5 local bartenders will be competing for the 12th Annual Rose Julep Recipe contest. Each contestant will be asked to prepare their version of the Rose Julep cocktail.

-All 5 recipes will be available for sampling at Festival Unveiled. Attendees will have the opportunity to vote for the “People’s Choice Award.”