Women's Basketball Will Be Honorary Grand Marshalls In Pegasus Parade

Head Coach Jeff Walz

Head Coach Jeff Walz

April 28, 2009

Louisville, Ky. - The University of Louisville women's basketball team will serve as Honorary Grand Marshals of the Pegasus Parade. The Cardinals advanced to the 2009 NCAA Championship game after a miraculous run through the NCAA Tournament.

The 54th annual Parade will begin at 5 p.m. on Thursday, April 30. The parade steps off at Campbell and Broadway with approximately 100 units to include equestrians, floats, marching bands, giant inflatable character balloons and celebrities. The 17-block parade route marches west on Broadway to Ninth Street. The event is broadcast live on WAVE 3 TV and is sponsored by Republic Bank. The Overall Band Sponsor is AT&T Real Yellow Pages.

PARADE TICKETS: Tickets for the parade are on sale now and can be purchased at the Kentucky Derby Festival Office at 1001 S. Third Street, or by calling the AT&T Derby Festival Hotline at (502) 584-FEST, or by logging on to the Festival's website at www.kdf.org. Ticket prices are $9 for bleacher seats, $11 for chair seats and $26 for review stand seats.



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