- Watch the Kentucky Derby in Style at The Ballantyne
On Saturday, May 5, 4 p.m. – 7 p.m., join The Ballantyne for a festive gathering to celebrate the 144th running of the Kentucky Derby on the South Lawn. Wear your most spectacular hats and seersucker best and create your own Ballantyne-style derby moment. The family-friendly event will feature Woodford Reserve and Maker’s Mark specialty cocktails, mint juleps, Triple Crown-worthy fare, photo opportunities with horses, pony rides, the best hat competition and an exclusive cigar selection in anticipation of the greatest two minutes in sports. Food and beverage will be available at à la carte pricing. This event is open to the public.