Celebrity chef Lagasse to kick off food and wine event at Churchill Downs

Louisville, KY - By Matt McCutcheon – bio | email

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A new event is coming to Churchill Downs this year and it will feature one of America's hottest celebrity chefs.

It's called Fork, Cork and Style. It features a tour of some of the best foods and wines from across the world. The style portion leaders say is a way to "make your tailgating parties classy."

Emeril Lagasse is one of the celebrities who will kick off the event, which is scheduled for Sunday, September 12.

The cost is $60 for general admission for both the food and wine events.

Tickets were se to go on sale on June 15. For more information visit www.forkcorkandstyle.com.

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