ROMP, Lure Seafood & Grille and Gene’s Fresh Food Truck are teaming up to host a Derby party featuring a live broadcast of the race and live Bluegrass music in downtown Owensboro Saturday, May 7, 2016.
Talk Derby To Me will be hosted on the patio at Lure, a portion of Veterans Blvd and Mitch McConnell Plaza. Musical performances will feature ROMP artist and Nashville-based guitar player, Billy Strings, as well as One Fell Swoop, a new project lead by singer-songwriter, Mike Wheeler.
Guests are encouraged to dress in their best Derby attire.
Tickets are $17 per person in advance – $20 at the door – and include one Mint Julep or Lily Cocktail and a small gift.
A horseshoe tournament will be held throughout the event as well as several other contests including ‘Best Hat,’ and a Stick Horse Run for the Roses. A 50/50 raffle will be hosted to benefit the International Bluegrass Music Museum.
Prizes for the contests include a pair of weekend ROMP passes, gift certificates to Pure Barre, Lure, Genes Health Food, Blossoms, Gypsy Soul and more.
Food and drink specials from Lure and Fresh by Genes will be available for purchase.
To purchase tickets visit: //bit.ly/TalkDerby