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2016 Festival Fanatic winner announced

Pat Kemper (Source: KDF) Pat Kemper (Source: KDF)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – The 2016 Festival Fanatic for the 2016 Kentucky Derby Festival has been announced.

Pat Kemper, of Louisville, was chosen from more than 7,000 fans who entered the promotion.

As the Festival Fanatic, Kemper will kick off the events on Thunder Over Louisville by hitting the ignition switch in the Command Center at the Galt House Hotel.

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She will also get to participate in nine other Festival VIP experiences including a ride down Broadway in the Republic Bank Pegasus Parade, ride in a hot air balloon, sit in Millionaires Row during Celebrity Day at the Downs and she will receive $500 in spending money.

For more information on all the Kentucky Derby Festival events, click here.

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