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One Lucky Sports Fan to Win Ultimate Sports Package

Louisville, KY – February 19, 2014 – For the sports fan who enjoys year-round sporting events, the Louisville Sports Commission has just the ticket – its annual “Golden Ticket” raffle.

This year’s Golden Ticket winner will receive two tickets to each 2014-15 regular season home football and basketball game for the major university in either Louisville or Lexington, winner’s choice. The winner will also receive two tickets to the following:

  • 2014-15 regular season basketball home games for the University of Louisville women’s team
  • 2014 Kentucky Oaks
  • 2014 Kentucky Derby
  • 2014 Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway, Bluegrass Club
  • 2014 Louisville Bats season home games
  • 2014 PGA Championship
  • 2015 Paul Hornung Award Banquet

“During the past three years, we have seen continued – and growing – interest in our Golden Ticket raffle,” said Karl Schmitt, executive director of the Louisville Sports Commission. “In our fourth year of offering the raffle, we expect no less based on the high level of initial interest Louisville sports fans have expressed in the events we are offering.”

A total of 350 tickets will be sold at $100 each. The winner will be drawn on April 22, 2014, on WHAS-11 Great Day Live! The winner does need not to be present to win.

To purchase a ticket, go to, or you can contact Julie Howell at 502-587-6742