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2019 Kentucky Derby Parties in Charleston



Looking for some Kentucky Derby plans? Look below for a few options (all events take place on Saturday; check back for updates):

  • The Alley
    • Starts at 5 pm
    • Live Music
    • Best Dressed Contests (Stallion & Filly)
    • Horse Picking Contest for a shot at a custom bike from Affordabike
    • $8 Woodford Reserve Mint Juleps
    • A special Derby Menu featuring Kentucky Hot Browns
    • Click here for more info
  • Avery Institute

    • Party in the McAlister Suite at the TD Arena
    • 4 pm – 7 pm
    • Cocktails
    • Live entertainment
    • Complimentary hors d’oeuvre
    • Click here for tickets
  • Charleston Sports Pub locations
    • 6 pm to 9 pm at all locations
    • $5 Bulleit mint juleps
    • Click here for more
  • The Establishment
    • 5 pm to 7:30 pm
    • Two $100 gift cards are up for grabs in the Best Derby Hat contest
    • Derby specials offered at the bar only
      • $5 Mint Juleps made with Woodford Reserve Bourbon
      • Fried chicken skins for $5
      • Specialty Cocktails
    • Get more info here
  • The Harbour Club
    • Enjoy Pimento Cheese Sandwiches, Hot Browns, Fried Chicken, Derby Pie, Bourbon Balls, and more
    • $25 all inclusive price includes 1 complimentary Mint Julep
    • Reservations Required – 843-723-9680
  • Junior Service League of Summerville
    • 5 pm – 8 pm at the historic Linwood Inn and Gardens
    • Benefits the Summerville community
    • Live viewing of the Kentucky Derby
    • Entertainment by Steve Simon & The New South Jazzmen
    • Open bar, raffle, silent and live auctions
    • Derby-inspired cuisine by Hamby Catering
    • Click here for more info
  • Tavern & Table
    • 4 pm
    • Live music from Ben Lewis
    • Woodford Reserve Mint Julep ($8)
    • Multiple chances to take home Tavern gift cards
      • A $100 gift card is up for grabs if you pick the winning horse and your name is chosen (free to enter)
      • $50 gift card that could be yours if you wear your most festive, fancy, and awesome big hat
      • Another $50 gift card is up for grabs – to enter, grab a photo in front of our photo backdrop
    • Click here for info

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