Derby Day Event
The Venue, not quite Churchill Downs
Our Second Annual Kentucky Derby Day is being combined with our tradition International Night Event this year and will will be held at the DeCorso Center on Saturday, May 7th, commencing at 4 PM. We extend this invitation to our members, their family and invited guests interested in joining us. Food and beverages will be served. Come and experience a great party. Everyone is to bring a food dish from either our predefined Derby Day List or an ethnic food representing an international culture. We have provided recipe guidelines for Derby Day dishes below. Please sign up through Signup Genius click this link to register.
Schedule: The Derby Racing Event coverage begins at 4:00PM; Derby Day/ International Night drinks and finger foods will be served. We will start the buffet portion of our event at 6:00PM.
Two blind pick pools will be setup with multiple winners. The race typically ends at 6:45PM and we will begin Four Fun Events after the race with prizes for the winners:
- Hat Contest
- Pin the tail on the Donkey
- Left Right Center
- Card Games
Kentucky Derby Day Party Menu: Derby Day Recipes
Drinks: Sweet Tea Punch with Mint, Marjorie's Bourbon, Mimosas, and Mint Juleps.
Finger Foods: Bourbon Molasses-Glazed Chicken Wings, Benedictine Spread on Cucumber Rounds, Derby Day Skewers, and Shrimp Cocktail.
Buffet: Kentucky Hot Browns, Bourbon Brown Sugar Glazed Ham, Churchill Downs Pasta Salad, Chicken Kentuckiana and Roasted Asparagus.
Desserts: Chocolate Pecan Pie with Bourbon Whipped Cream, Buttermilk Coconut Pie and Whole Stem Strawberries.
Enjoy the camaraderie of special people that unselfishly help others less fortunate. Our second annual celebration is a theme party with an assortment of appetizers, meals and desserts. Did we forget to say drinks, maybe a few funny jokes, and great conversation, oops! A wonderful and enjoyable late afternoon and early evening with lots of fun for all.