Southern Gaming’s Oaks Eve Celebrity Derby Bash on Thursday, May 5 is the ultimate kick-off to Derby weekend. Join Hall of Fame Coach Denny Crum, poker pro Robert Williamson III and other celebrities and athletes as we celebrate the most exciting two-minutes in sports.
Serving as the official welcome party for the Unbridled Eve Gala, you won’t want to miss this star-studded event.
6:00 – 9:00 – VIP Welcome Reception – $50 – Enjoy Live Music from Turley Richards, a premium open bar featuring the world’s best bourbons and spirits, Kentucky inspired appetizers and an Oaks-Derby race preview by Southern Gaming Magazine’s Top Handicappers. (Discounts available for groups of 4 or more)
9:00 – Midnight – Derby Bash Party Continues – $25 – Keep the party going with the sounds of DJ Ryan Coxx and friends as we celebrate the kick-off of the Derby weekend! (Discounts available for groups of 4 or more)
Limited tickets available…don’t miss out!
Proceeds benefit The Denny Crum Scholarship Foundation to provide college scholarships to those that demonstrate leadership, community service and academic achievement.
WHERE IS IT?
The Olmsted at the Masonic Homes
3701 Frankfort Avenue – Louisville, KY 40206
HOW MUCH IS IT?
VIP Welcome Reception tickets are $50 each and Party Only Tickets (For after 9:00) are $25.
CLICK HERE to purchase tickets today!
Tickets will also be available for purchase at the entrance of the event.
WHO DOES IT BENEFIT?
Proceeds from the event will benefit The Denny Crum Scholarship Foundation.
WHO WILL BE THERE? Past celebrities to attend Southern Gaming Oaks Eve Derby Party are:
- Denny Crum – Event Host & Hall of Fame Basketball Coach
- Robert Williamson, III – Event Host & Poker Champion
- Phil Hellmuth Jr. (Poker Pro)
- Jane Seymour (Actress)
- Jennifer Tilly (Actress)
- Ron White (Comedian)
- William Fichtner (Actor)
- Warren Moon (NFL Star)
- Nora Roberts (Best selling author)
- Robby Albarado (Future Hall of Fame & Derby Jockey)
- Oscar Nunez (Actor)
- Vicki Gunvalson (Reality TV Star)
- Don Most (Actor)
- Bob Guiney (Actor)
- Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player)
- Troy Hansen (Indy Car Driver)
- Darrell Griffith (NBA Professional and UofL Star from 1980 Championship team)
- Troy Hanson (Professional Racecar Driver)
- Luke Hancock (Former UofL basketball star)
- Mario Urrutia (NFL Player and former UofL football Star)
- Cheech Marin (Actor)
- Ruben Studdard (American Idol)
- Kris Allen (American Idol)
- Bob Guiney (TV Personality – Bachelor)
- Diego Klattenhoff (actor – The Blacklist)
- Claire Foriani (Actress – Meet Joe Black)
- Scooter McCray (1980 UofL National Championship Team Member)
- Wiley Brown (1980 UofL National Championship Team Member)
- Jerry Eaves (1980 UofL National Championship Team Member)
- Tony Branch (1980 UofL National Championship Team Member)
- Greg Deuser (1980 UofL National Championship Team Member)
- Roger Burkman (1980 UofL National Championship Team Member)
- Jerry Jones (Asst. Coach for 1980 UofL National Championship Team)
- Jerry May (Trainer for 1980 UofL National Championship Team)
- …and more!