TODAY | April 28, 2014
>>> we are so excited because it is time to announce the winner of our kentucky derby hat contest.
>> we asked you to get creative and impress us with your own original hat to win a trip to the kentucky derby . we received countless, fabulous submissions, three. but the winning hat belongs to, drum roll , please.
>> it is jackie snyder from edmund, oklahoma.
>> oh, my gosh. we're going to meet jackie in just a second. but jackie is a big fan of our show, she made a kathie lee and hoda themed derby hat . we're at the gates and off to the races.
>> jackie included a lot of clever detail in her design, horses blake and bambino.
>> she had a lot going on.
>> and miniature wine glasses which inspired the name of her hat, run for the roset.
>> she's standing by, by skype. congratulations.
>> good morning. thank you!
>> how does the hat work, jackie ? show us.
>> can you hear it?
>> oh, my gosh.
>> it doesn't look like it is too comfortable. you have a miniature version? oh, my gosh.
>> oh, my gosh, she's running.
>> run for the roset. you're genius. here is what your trip includes, you get tickets to the kentucky derby events, all furnished by churchill downs incorporated .
>> you're going to have an unbelievable time.
>> thank you so much.
>> thank you, jackie .
>> catch all the excitement on the 140th kentucky derby on saturday, may 3rd , at 4:00 p.m . eastern time here on