Derby Eve at Pepper Distillery Rickhouse
Derby Eve Lexington, Lexington's celebration honoring The Derby will be Friday, May 6, 2016 from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. at the James Pepper Distillery Rickhouse, 1170 Manchester Street, Lexington. In its second year, the charity event has become one of Lexington's best attended and showiest Derby Eve parties featuring amazing gourmet food, open bars and top national live bands.
Tickets start at $100 and include food and open bars. The Spazmatics will be rockin’ the house for a second year until 2 am.
Corporate sponsor UBER offers preferred pickup using code “derbylex16” – valid for first free ride (up to $20) and will donate a portion of all rides from new accounts.
The evening will begin with a spectacular red carpet entrance and media photography row, pre-band entertainment courtesy of the Kentucky Theatre Ballet during the cocktail reception in both the General Admission & V.I.P. areas. Corporate sponsors Four Roses Bourbon & Tito's Handmade Vodka specialty drinks will be passed to guests as they arrive.
Attendees will enjoy gourmet culinary delights, non-stop live entertainment and dancing until 2 a.m. in the venue which will be reminiscent of a turn of the century ballroom with thirty-six floor to ceiling pillars, decorated by some of Lexington's finest interior designers including Zedtta Wellman of Gratz Park Inn and the duo Christy Anderson and Davida Patrick of Anderson+Patrick Designs.
Tickets can be purchased at www.DerbyEveLex.horse. General Admission tickets are $100 per person and include admission, gourmet food, cocktails and entertainment. V.I.P. tickets are $350 per person for an all access pass that includes General Admission entertainment, V.I.P. areas with gourmet V.I.P. dinner, premium liquor, champagne bar and V.I.P. exclusive entertainment. Reserve V.I.P. tables at $2,500 per table of eight.
2016 event beneficiary's are the Woodford Humane Society, Race for Education, New Vocations Racehorse Adoptions and the Retired Racehorse Project, four registered 501(c) 3 organizations. Sponsors include The Breeders' Cup, Equibase, Park Equine Hospital, Gratz Park Inn, WKYT-TV, iHeart Radio, TOPS in Lexington, Four Roses Bourbon and Tito's Handmade Vodka, Don Jacobs BMW, Southern Wine & Spirits and UBER.
For more information call 859-333-5296 or visit DerbyEveLex.horse