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. 

For information about the 2022 Derby Party, click here.

For sponsorship information, please see below. 


Thank you for your interest in sponsorships for the KY Society's 2022 Derby Party!


Depending on your level of sponsorship there are various opportunities. Please see the list below of possible sponsorship levels. In addition to general sponsorships, we are looking 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 will 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