Annual Pre-Derby party
The Kentucky Society brings the best of the Derby to the District!
Every year, the Kentucky Society puts on a Derby celebration complete with big hats, burgoo, mint juleps, Bluegrass music, bourbon balls, and much more to celebrate the world-famous Run for the Roses.
Thanks to everyone who made the 2022 Derby Party a success!
Information on the 2023 Derby Party is coming soon.
Thank you to those who sponsored the KY Society's 2022 Derby Party!
If you're interested in sponsoring us for 2023, there will be various opportunities. Please see the list below of our 2022 sponsorship levels. In addition to general sponsorships, we look for sponsors for some of our classic Derby party elements such as bourbon balls from KY, a photobooth, the bluegrass band, or the hat contest. All sponsorships include verbal acknowledgement of the sponsorship, a sign indicating sponsorship, and corresponding tickets to the event:
$1,000 - Jockey Sponsor - to sponsor items such as bourbon balls or the hat contest - 2 event tickets
$5,000 - Trainer Sponsor - to sponsor items such as the bluegrass band or a photobooth - 6 event tickets
$10,000 - Owner Sponsor - general sponsorship - 8 event tickets
$20,000 - Winner's Circle Sponsor - general sponsorship - reserved table with 12 event tickets