Where to Watch Kentucky Derby 2016 in Lexington

Where to Watch Kentucky Derby 2016 in Lexington

Friday, May 6

21c Museum hotel hosts Down the Rabbit Hole: an Original Makers Club Derby Party at 8 pm. There will be an open bar, live artful entertainment, drinks by Woodford Reserve, passed hors d’oeuvres by Lockbox, and more.

Buffalo Trace hosts the 2016 Oaks Day Festival from 9 am – 4:30 pm. Experience Derby weekend with another Kentucky tradition: bourbon: There will be live festive Bluegrass music, bourbon ice cream made with Buffalo Trace, and more.

Oaks Day at Keeneland from 9 am – 6 pm: come watch and wager on the Kentucky Oaks. There will be a Party in the Paddock featuring drink specials, live music, and more.

derbySaturday, May 7

It’s Derby Day at Keeneland from 9 am – 7 pm. There will be over 1,000 televisions, easy access to wagering, food activities for kids, and more.

The Keeneland Derby Bash is at the Keene Barn and Entertainment Center from 10 am – 2 pm. There will be a themed buffet served from 12 pm – 3 pm, souvenir program, Maker’s mark mint juleps, live music, and a cash bar. Snacks will be served from 3 – 7 pm.

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