sDon your biggest hat, sip those mint juleps and get ready for one of the country’s biggest stylish sporting event when the Kentucky Derby rolls around next month. Even though the 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 Fulton, hat-making parties at Black Sheep Lodge, a massive party at Fareground, and more. Keeping with the theme of the day, seek out Austin’s best mint juleps too.
Everything below occurs on Saturday, May 4, unless otherwise indicated. Keep in mind that the approximately two-minute race begins promptly at 5:50 p.m. CST that day.
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