Festival Unveiled Presented by Citizens Union Bank and Four Roses Bourbon

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Wednesday, March 2, 2016
5:00 PM – 9:00 PM


Festival Unveiled, scheduled for March 2, returns to the 2016 Festival schedule.  This event will open at 5:00 P.M. and take place at Mellwood Arts & Entertainment Center in the Van Gogh Room.

Elements of the 2016 Festival will be unveiled including the 2016 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 2016 Official Poster, will be taking place at the event.

8 local bartenders will be competing for the 13th Annual Rose Julep Recipe contest. Each contestant will be asked to prepare their version of the Rose Julep cocktail.

-All 8 recipes will be available for sampling at Festival Unveiled. Attendees will have the opportunity to vote for the “People’s Choice Award.”