Can you get married at the Kentucky Derby?
Based in Louisville, KT, Churchill Downs is a one-of-a-kind wedding venue and home of the Kentucky Derby. This all-inclusive wedding venue is happy to provide you with pre-event, ceremony, and reception packages for your convenience.
What is a derby wedding?
It’s a RollerCon tradition to marry your Derby Wife. But you don’t need to play roller derby to have wife; this ceremony is open to your interpretation. Creative wedding attire encouraged. Brides meet at 5pm, and the Wedding Procession winds through the Casino, RC Registration to the Main Rink.
What do you wear to a bridal shower at the Kentucky Derby?
Dress the part! First things first – it’s always more fun when everyone dresses for the occasion. It wouldn’t be a Kentucky Derby party without the bold colors and fascinators. Encourage your guests to show up in their most festive attire – we’re talking floral dresses, big hats and fancy jewelry.
What do you do at a Kentucky Derby party?
Set the Tone With the Invitations. Kentucky Derby Party Invitation.
What are five Kentucky Derby traditions?
- Garland of Roses.
- The Twin Spires.
- “My Old Kentucky Home”
- Kentucky Oaks.
- Mint Julep.
- Trophy & Winner’s Circle.
What kind of food do you serve at a Kentucky Derby party?
And your Derby party won’t be complete without some Southern Fried Chicken, or Kentucky Hot Brown Mac and Cheese (pictured). Chocolate Pecan Pie with Bourbon is the traditional dessert for the day, but a Red Velvet Cake will have its own fans. Read on for even more of our favorite recipes to enjoy on Derby Day.
What are some Kentucky Derby traditions?
Among the long-standing Derby traditions are the drinking of mint juleps (an iced cocktail consisting of bourbon, mint, and sugar), the wearing of ornate hats by female spectators, and the raucous partying that takes place in the track’s infield.
What is Kentucky Derby attire?
Slacks and a button-down shirt with tie is acceptable attire. Show your Derby spirit and break out some vibrant spring colors. Backyard Party Relax and be comfortable. Jeans and even shorts are appropriate for a more informal affair.
What food is served at Kentucky Derby?
The Best Food at the Kentucky Derby
- Derby Sundae. Consider this a Derby-style twist on a classic ice cream sundae.
- Cracklins’ with Pimento Cheese.
- Loaded Kentucky Nachos.
- Kentucky Burgoo.
- Old Forester Mint Julep.
- BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich.
- Chicken Tenders and Fries.