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Kentucky Oaks Garland of Lilies being made today

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The Garland of Lilies for tomorrow's Kentucky Oaks is being made today. 

The floral department at the Kroger in Middletown will begin putting together the nearly 10-foot garland this evening. The 20-pound Oaks Garland has more than 140 white Star Fighter Lilies. 

The "Lilies for the Fillies" will be placed on the winning horse following Friday's race. The event is open to the public from 6 p.m. until 10 p.m. tonight.

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