The 10thAnnual Day at the Races, hosted by The Conservancy, will be held Saturday, May 5, 2018, from 4 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at the historic Arlington Hall. More than 500 guests dressed in their Derby best and fabulous hats will stroll the sprawling grounds of Oak Lawn Park at this fun Kentucky Derby-themed event! This lively event celebrates the 144th Run for the Roses and benefits the beautification and thoughtful development of Arlington Hall and Oak Lawn Park.
Among the array of fun activities, guests will sip Mint Juleps and enjoy fine Southern cuisine while socializing over nostalgic lawn games in the Formal Garden, and engaging in a silent and live auction. The magnificent Great Hall will brim with live music and dancing before guests gather to watch the horses compete for the Garland of Roses on the big screen.
Ladies and gentlemen are encouraged to don their best Kentucky Derby Style, and take part in the competition for Best Dressed and Best Hat! This classic springtime event is open to the public and brings the community together for a fun afternoon in a beautiful setting.
Individual tickets are $150 each and VIP tickets, which include a private bar and seating area, as well as a ticket to the Patron Party in mid-April, are $250 each. To purchase tickets, please visit www.dallasderbyparty.org or contact DerbyChair@gmail.com.