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It’s Kentucky Derby Season

It’s Kentucky Derby Season

April 13, 2018

Mint julep month is officially here! In partnership with Garden & Gun magazine, we’re celebrating the 144th run of the Kentucky Derby, which happens on Saturday, May 5, with a roster of parties, pre-parties and other exciting events. See below for the full lineup. 

Mint Julep Month

April 5-May 5, 2018

G&G is partnering with Maker's Mark and the city of Louisville for Mint Julep Month, a 30-day celebration of the classic Southern cocktail.

Pop-Up On The Patio

April 19, 2018, 5:00PM-7:00PM

G&G’s Fieldshop will host an exclusive, one-day-only shopping event that includes a selection of vendors offering new and vintage  equestrian  products, from accessories to tableware to Derby Hats and Boaters. The event will be held on the Meeting Street terrace and in the lobby-level shopping corridor. Post-event, guests are encouraged to enjoy food and drinks in Henrietta’s and The Living Room, where chief mixologist Ryan Casey will serve his specialty julep. For more information, click   here

Get a version of the Mint Julep recipe here.

Derby Social

May 5, 2018, 4:30PM-7:30PM

Mint Julep Month concludes with the ultimate Kentucky Derby Viewing Party in The Rivers Room on the 8th floor of the hotel. Join us to mingle with Garden & Gun editors and indulge in Maker’s Mark cocktails, including mixologist Ryan Casey’s signature julep. For more information on tickets and the event click here .