Arts, Dining & Entertainment

Kentucky Derby Gala offers lively evening of racing, prizes, entertainment and large showy hats!


Attendees don their best racing attire in a previous Kentucky Derby Gala fundraiser.

Saturday, May 2 at 5 p.m. — LUDLOW — LPC-TV will hold its fourth “Kentucky Derby Gala – A Night at the Races” fundraising event on Saturday, May 2 at Willie Dunn’s Grille at the Okemo Valley Golf Course in Ludlow from 5-8:30 p.m.

The event has become an annual fundraiser for LPC-TV, a non profit community television station and media center serving the Okemo Mountain region.

The Derby gala will feature great food and live entertainment which will all be included in the per person ticket price of $25.

Entertainment will include several locally sponsored “horse races” with charity betting, a live viewing of the Kentucky Derby on television, and other lively entertainment.  There are still several race horses available for sponsorship at $50 each. One winner from each race will receive a prize donated by local merchants.

For more information, calling 802-228-8808 or email to make prize donations, to sponsor horses, and to purchase advance tickets for the Kentucky Derby Gala.

Tickets will also be available for advanced purchase at LPC-TV, The Book Nook, and the Wine & Cheese Depot.

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