10:00 -2:00 p.m. – Taste of the Derby Tickets $35.00
Come taste and experience the event before the celebration begins. Hands-on activities for the kids. Fun for the whole family.
4:00- 8:00 p.m. – Kentucky Derby Party
General Admission $80
Tables of 8 persons $1,000
Proceeds benefit The Elizabethan Gardens, Beach Food Pantry, Dare Education Foundation
The classic event of the gentile south comes to The Elizabethan Gardens. Dress in style and enjoy the revels and embellishments of the race at this fundraising extravaganza that benefits three Outer Bank non-profits: The Elizabethan Gardens, Beach Food Pantry and Dare Education Foundation. Sponsored by Outer Banks Blue Realty. Expect a traditional southern affair with mint juleps, live and silent auctions, sumptuous derby pie, a hat contests and an assortment of live music, games and entertainment as you enjoy the beautiful gardens and anticipate the big race to be broadcast live. For tickets, call 252-473-3234.