Pitino bottles signed; Final Four chairs

University of Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino will be signing 400 more of the commemorative Maker's Mark Bottles and fans have a chance to purchase a chair used at the Final Four – signed. Check out all the details here.


University of Louisville basketball coach signed 700 of the commemorative Maker's Mark bottles with his image on the bottle last month.

Now, 400 more fans can get their bottles signed.

Pitino will sign 400 bottles on Sunday, July 14, beginning at 4 p.m. at Molly Malone's Irish Pub and Restaurant, located at 3900 Shelbyville Road.

You must have a ticket for the event.

Tickets can be picked up in advance – no charge – with the purchase of food or drink during this week at the Molly Malone's location in St. Matthews. You can begin getting tickets at 5 p.m. on Monday night.

Each ticket will allow the bearer to get one bottle signed.

Pitino is not receiving a fee for the signing. The bottles sold out in one day – June 7 – and the proceeds of the bottles went towards the building of the U of L Academic Center of Excellence on campus.


In celebration of the NCAA national championship, Louisville fans can purchase a limited number of Final Four chairs.

The chairs were actually used at the Final Four in the Georgia Dome and are signed by U of L coach Rick Pitino and seniors Peyton Siva and Gorgui Dieng.

The chairs are $1,000 apiece and proceeds go towards the renovation of Billy Minardi Hall. If you have questions or want to purchase a chair call (502) 852-6651 or contact Vinny Tatum at Vinny@gocards.com.

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