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First Ladies' Luncheon

First Ladies' Luncheon
Tuesday, September 15 • 12:00 noon
Old Governor's Mansion • $110 per ticket

A delightful luncheon will be hosted by the past and present First Ladies of Kentucky. This memorable event will be set amid the plantings beautifully situated around the Old Governor’s Mansion. Enjoy a luscious lunch while visiting with the ladies many of whom have made this house their home.

A true treat awaits as Kathie Carey – owner of Lilly’s of Louisville and a James Beard chef – skillfully prepares for the special guests of this event.

In Appreciation:

Food: Lilly’s of Louisville
Rentals: Purdon’s Rentals
Linens: Purdon’s Rentals
Tent: Bayou Bluegrass Catering
Tent Set-Up: Kentucky Tent Rental
Powder Rooms: KPT
Wine: Southern Wines & Spirits
Centerpieces: The Little Garden Club of Woodford County
Servers: Cooper Vaughan
Music: International Bluegrass Music Museum



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First Ladies' Luncheon

Brunch in the Garden with Jon Carloftis
Wednesday, September 16 • 11:00 a.m.
Old Governor's Mansion • $110 per ticket

What a better way to begin the day than in the garden! Attendees will enjoy the morning amid the garden of yesteryear at the Old Governor’s Mansion. Jon Carloftis, renown garden planner and expert rooftop garden designer will share his thoughts on “Transitioning History through a Modern Garden”. Plant material of today will be shown while methods of weaving this into an historical garden will be discussed.

A delicious Brunch from Clare Ann’s of Frankfort will be served.

In Appreciation:
Food: Clare Ann’s of Frankfort
Rentals: Embassy Suites
Linens: Advantage Linens
Tent: Bayou Bluegrass Catering
Tent Set-Up: Kentucky Tent Rental
Powder Rooms: KPT
Wine: Southern Wines & Spirits
Centerpieces: Garden Club of Frankfort
Servers: Cooper Vaughan
Music: International Bluegrass Music Museum



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First Ladies' Luncheon

Governors' Barbeque & Unbridled Spirits presented by Jim Beam
Thursday, September 17 • 7:00 p.m.
Old Governor's Mansion • $210 per ticket

Imagine the setting: Bluegrass music, the aroma of smoking Barbeque, plenty of unbridled spirits, and more Governors than you’ve seen together since Fancy Farm. Plan to come be a part of this very memorable happening. This promises to be an evening for the books - the history books. You will be talking about it for years.

The Barbeque will be artfully prepared by Matt Falcone of Bayou Bluegrass Catering.

In Appreciation:
Food: Bayou Bluegrass Catering
Rentals: Bryant’s Rent All Inc. 
Linens: Bryant’s Rent All Inc.
Tent: Bayou Bluegrass Catering
Tent Set-Up:Kentucky Tent Rental
Powder Rooms: KPT
Beer:
Clark Distributing Co.
Liquor: Southern Wine & Spirits
Centerpieces: Huber Décor of Louisville
Servers: Sullivan University
Lighting: Welborn of Owensboro
Sound: Welborn of Owensboro
Music: International Bluegrass Music Museum
Horses and Carriages: James and Misdee Wrigley Miller



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Kentucky Mansion Celebration Preview Gala
Friday, September 18 • 7:00 p.m.
Old Governor's Mansion • $300 per ticket

The Gala unfolds as the carriages arrive at the newly revitalized Old Governor’s Mansion. Guests are invited to be the first to tour the mansion before proceeding to the dramatically decorated tent. Join the Governor and First Lady in celebrating this momentous occasion with a Kentucky-Proud dinner orchestrated by Wayne Masterman. A special dessert created by Bobby Flay will sweeten the evening.

In Appreciation:

Food: Serafini, Portofino and Summit
Dessert: Bobby Flay
Rentals:Turf Catering
Linens: Welborn of Owensboro
Tent: Bayou Bluegrass Catering
Tent Set-Up: Kentucky Tent Rental
Powder Room: KPT
Event Planning: Welborn of Owensboro
Spirits: Brown-Forman
Beer: Eagle Beer
Centerpieces: Welborn of Owensboro
Lighting and Sound: Welborn of Owensboro
Music: International Bluegrass Music Museum
Servers: Cooper Vaughan
Horses and Carriages: James and Misdee Wrigley Miller



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For more information call 502-226-6440 or email info@kymansioncelebration.org