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ESPN analyst chosen as featured speaker for They're Off! luncheon

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A name many people may not associate with horse racing will lend his voice to kick off the 2014 Kentucky Derby Festival.

Kirk Herbstreit will be the featured speaker for the official corporate kick-off of the Derby Festival, the They're Off! luncheon.

Herbstreit has been a college football analyst for ESPN since 1995, but said he is a regular at the Kentucky Derby.

The They're Off! luncheon will take place at the Galt House East Hotel on Friday, April 11 at 11:30 a.m. Tickets for the event cost $76 each or $608 for a table of eight. For more information, click here.

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