Don your biggest hat, sip those mint juleps, and get ready for one of the country’s biggest stylish sporting event, as the Kentucky Derby takes place this week. Even though the actual action is happening in Louisville, Austin is still getting in on the fun with race watch parties, drinks, and more.
Whether you’ve got a favorite horse you’re hoping will win, really like fancy hats, or need an excuse for mint juleps, these Derby Day parties in Austin have it all covered, from juleps at the Four Seasons, hat-making parties at Black Sheep Lodge, festivities at Nickel City, and more.
Everything below occurs on Saturday, May 7, unless otherwise indicated. Keep in mind that the approximately two-minute race begins promptly at 5:57 p.m. CST that day.Read More