Sponsor: Louisville Tourism

Artist: Aesha Jackson

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This statue honors George Garrett Lewis, who rode Fonso to win the Kentucky Derby in 1880.

This is one of the 11 Gallopalooza statues sponsored by Louisville Tourism, commemorating¬†African American horsemen’s key role in building the foundation of horse racing.


818 W. Kenwood Drive Louisville, KY 40214 The B.A. Colonel