North 45 will be hosting their 12th annual Kentucky Derby Party starting at 12pm. Enjoy Kentucky-inspired food and Bourbon Mint Juleps as you bet for your prized horse to take the lead! The event will include a costume contest for a $100 gift card to North 45 and live Dixieland-style music by Brass Roots Movement. Races will be shown on three screens, including one massive drop-down projector screen on the patio. Advance tickets can be purchase on Eventbrite for $15 and will be $20 at the door the day of the event.
Patton Maryland, located in North Portland, will be hosting their first ever Kentucky Derby Party. Show up in your finest sundress or most dapper attire (don’t forget your derby day hat!) and enjoy Southern-inspired bites and drinks on Patton Maryland’s 4,000 square ft. patio! Menu items include Kentucky Hot Browns, Pulled Pork Sliders, Deviled Eggs and Banana Pudding in addition to mint juleps and other derby day-inspired cocktails. A live telecast of the Kentucky Derby will be broadcasted with live music by Quadraphonnes Sax Quartet and the Dixieland Brass Band. The Kentucky Derby party is open to the public with VIP tickets now on sale on Eventbrite here. $30.00 VIP tickets include a welcome cocktail, sunglasses and gift card to Patton Maryland with proceeds benefitting Ainsworth Elementary School. $10 general admission tickets will be available at the door the day of the event.