Down & Derby 2019!
Saturday, May 4, 2019
Gather North Lamar | Doors: 4:30 PM
This will be the biggest party yet! Tons of surprises in store! Enjoy handcrafted mint juleps, wine beer, and southern fare. We’ll have a live Kentucky Derby broadcast, live music, dancing, a bourbon lounge and amazing one of a kind live and silent auction items.
ATTENTION – New Event Time & Location: 5:00 – 9:00 PM | Gather | 5540 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78756
You’re invited to help The Shade Project fight back against skin cancer and save lives while sporting your finest hats and bow ties, sipping mint juleps and cheering on the “most exciting two minutes in sports!”
Your Ticket Purchase Includes:
- Delicious mint juleps, wine, beer and Southern Fare
- Live viewing of the Kentucky Derby broadcast
- Live auction and event program emceed by Ed Clements of KLBJ Radio
- Opportunity to win amazing, one-of-a-kind auction items
- Live music, DJ entertainment, dancing and games
- Local racehorse meet and greet
- Digital photo booth fun
- Best Hat Contest
- Complimentary valet parking by 360 Valet
- And more!
Schedule of Events:
5-5:45 PM – Event Check-In and Cocktail Hour
5:46-6 PM – Live Kentucky Derby Viewing
6-6:45 PM – Dinner, Silent Auction and Live Music by our Founder, Lurleen Ladd
6:45-7:30 PM – Live Auction & Education Program
7:30-9 PM – DJ, Dancing, Casino and Derby Games