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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – The emcee of a popular pre-Derby event has been chosen.

Thursday morning, it was announced NFL great Tiki Barber will serve as the official celebrity emcee of the 2013 Julep Ball.

The Derby Eve event benefits the James Brown Cancer Center at the University of Louisville.

While in town, Barber will also attend the Oaks and Derby.

The 2013 Julep Ball will be held at the KFC Yum! Center. Entertainment for the event will be provided by the legendary B-52's.

Tickets for the Julep start at $150.

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