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Watch for The Magic of David Garrard at Churchill Downs on Sunday afternoon, June 21.  David will be performing close-up/walk around magic from 1 -3 p.m. as part of Family Fun Day.

David Garrard will add a touch of magic to the D. Wayne Lukas Derby Party on Thursday, April 30.  David will perform close-up magic for the legendary trainer and his friends as they gather to celebrate the Kentucky Derby in the Lukas home.

David Garrard will be a featured performer at the 2015 St. Matthews Street Festival, Saturday, May 16 in the heart of St. Matthews.  David will perform at 2:15 p.m. on the West Stage.

David Garrard will bring his magic to Temple Shalom in Louisville on Sunday afternoon, May 17 when he performs for their annual Family Fun Day.  Showtime is set for mid-afternoon.  Contact the Temple for additional information.

The close-up magic of David Garrard will be part of the featured entertainment for Ballard High School’s 2015 Project Graduation.  Graduated seniors will have a chance to enjoy amazing sleight of hand with cards, coins and other small objects done up-close– in their hands and right under their noses!  The party begins at midnight on Saturday, June 6.

David Garrard will bring his magic and his message to Campbellsville University on Wednesday morning, January 22. This will mark the third time David has spoken for CU students. Ed Pavy is Director of Campus Ministries at Campbellsville and coordinates chapel programs.

David Garrard will return to Hannibal-LaGrange College in Hannibal, Missouri to perform in chapel on Wednesday, October 27.  Thomas Hufty, Vice President for Collegiate Affairs and Assistant to the President said this about David’s 2009 performance: “David Garrard is an excellent communicator!  His ability as a magician is second to none!  Our college community was amazed at his talent and captured by his message.”

David Garrard will bring his magic to his alma mater, Samford University for a special homecoming chapel, Thursday, November 4, 2010.  David graduated from Samford in 1975.  He has performed on campus on several occasions, including for the school’s sesquicentennial celebration.

The Magic of David Garrard was one of the highlights of the 2009 Daytona Festival of Magic, held November 6-7 at the Daytona Resort and Conference Center in beautiful Daytona Beach, FL.  Convention organizer, Harry Allen said, “We were very happy to have you!  Your show fit the puzzle perfectly.  The professionalism you have makes my job easier and makes me look good!  Thanks!”

David closed the Friday evening Cabaret Show held in the hotel.  The performance included David’s unique Snowman Suspension, Candle in the Wind (a beautiful tribute to Marilyn Monroe) and the seldom seen Battle of the Barrels.  Check the Gallery for photos of David at Daytona.