Off to the Races
Just because we don’t live in Louisville doesn’t mean we can’t enjoy the fun of their famous race. Check out these local events that celebrate the horses, the hats and the mint juleps of the Kentucky Derby.
Ironstone Derby 5K & Kentucky Derby Party
Saturday, May 4 • 4:30PM
Come for the USATF-certified race, simply enjoy the food and party, or do it all! All proceeds support nonprofit programs at the Ironstone Farm, a breeding, training and rehabilitative facility for thoroughbred performance horses in Andover. Enjoy Texas Roadhouse BBQ, music, horses, mint juleps, a derby hat contest, children’s activities and so much more! Check out all of the happenings and register for the race here.
The Psychological Center’s 3rd Annual Kentucky Derby Fundraising Event
Saturday, May 4 • 5:30PM
Enjoy two great themes at one really great fundraising event to benefit the programs at The Psychological Center Inc. in Lawrence. The Kentucky Derby May the 4th Be With You event is being held at the Haverhill Country Club, you can dress for the race or dress for space while you enjoy southern fare, raffles, contests, live auction and entertainment including a visit from R2D2. Click here to purchase tickets now.