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West Laurel Hill Celebrates 5th Kentucky Derby Party

On May 6 from 4:30-7:30 p.m., West Laurel Hill* will host their Annual Kentucky Derby Party. Guests are asked to dress in their finest southern-style apparel. That means it’s time to take out the fun bowties, fashionable derby hats, and trendy fascinators! 

In its fifth year, guests can enjoy delicious southern-themed catering, cocktails including classic mint juleps, and live entertainment. In line with the equestrian theme, there will be horse and carriage rides through the beautiful grounds. Come ready to impress celebrity judges, who will be eyeing the crowd to handpick the best dressed male and female of the evening, plus some fun giveaways.

Continue to show off your derby attire at the Instashack photo booth to take memorable photos. For a more personalized experience, pose for a fashion illustrations by Denise Fike. And of course when the time comes, cheer on the winning horse on the big screens!

For the third year in a row, this event will benefit Hope Springs Equestrian Training. Don’t hesitate to purchase your tickets for a great time that will support a great cause! Tickets are only available online until 5 p.m. on Thursday, May 4. 

Check out West Laurel Hill’s website for more information and to purchase your tickets. Limited tickets will be available at the door.

Where are some of your favorite places to shop for Derby attire? Share your style secrets with us in the comments or on social media! 

* West Laurel Hill Cemetery is a client of Philly PR Girl.