National Museum of Racing to host Kentucky Derby party May 7

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — The National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame will host its sixth annual Kentucky Derby party fundraiser on Saturday, May 7 at the Museum from 3:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. The event will feature delicious samplings from a variety of breweries, distilleries, and wineries, as well as signature Kentucky-inspired dishes from local restaurants. All proceeds from the event will support the Museum’s educational mission and allow for exciting exhibits and programming year-round.

Here are all the details:

When: Saturday, May 7, 3:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where: National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame, 191 Union Avenue, Saratoga Springs, New York 

To purchase tickets, CLICK HERE: 2022 Derby Party Tickets

About: Join the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame at this Kentucky-themed fundraiser featuring delicious samplings of local brews and spirits, as well as signature Kentucky-inspired dishes from local restaurants.

While exploring the Museum and its exhibits, guests will enjoy live entertainment in the newly remodeled Hall of Fame before a live airing of the 2022 Kentucky Derby. Guests are encouraged to dress to impress — an award for the most fashionable Derby attire will be presented before post time. Also, there’s always a chance to win with our race-day-inspired 50/50 raffle and silent auction.

The National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame is excited to offer an authentic experience with a unique twist for the racing and food enthusiast. The Museum is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization, and all proceeds from this year’s event support the Museum’s educational mission and allow for exciting exhibits and programs all year round. Questions? Please contact mmahoney@racingmuseum.net or call (518) 584-0400.

Schedule of Events:

3:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.

  • Coverage of the Kentucky Derby pre-show throughout the Museum
  • Samplings from local restaurants, breweries, distilleries, and wineries
  • Live music 
  • Awards for the best Derby attire — dress to impress
  • Judging for best Kentucky-inspired dish
  • On-site smartphone wagering with NYRA Bets
  • Race day inspired 50/50 Raffle
  • Silent Auction
  • Live airing of the Kentucky Derby in the Hall of Fame
  • ... and more! Check back closer to the event for more updates.

FAQs

Ticket options: To purchase tickets, CLICK HERE: 2022 Derby Party Tickets

$30 Safe Driver 
$45 Museum Member
$55 General Ticket 
$100 One-year Individual Museum membership and admission to the Derby Party! For membership information, click here.
$180 Group of Four
$750 VIP Reserved Table for 5 

  • Please note that all online ticket sales are active until May 6 at 11:30 p.m.

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
Yes. This is a 21+ event. IDs will be checked at the door and are required.

What are my parking options getting to the event?
The Museum parking lot and street parking.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
mmahoney@racingmuseum.net or (518) 584-0400

For more information about the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame, including upcoming events, please visit www.racingmuseum.org or call (518) 584-0400.

 

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