Get ready for the most exciting two minutes in sports at one of these Kentucky Derby parties. Sip on Woodford Reserve Mint Juleps, wear a big hat and cheer your favorite horse to victory – all with a cocktail in hand.
Uptown Derby Parties
This Upper East Side spot will not be showing the race but who cares? They will be serving a Woodford Reserve Banana-inflected Julep with Rye, Cognac, Giffard Banane du Brésil liqueur, and rum, which is the perfect reason to stop by. In addition to the Banana juleps they will also be serving Jack Daniel’s Mules and Bucks.
1590 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10028
The Supply House will host a brunch and party leading up to the race, which will then be televised. Full Derby attire suggested.
1647 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10028
Bierstrasse will be showing the race and featuring $8 Woodford Reserve Mint Juleps.
703 West 133rd St, New York, NY 10027
Midtown Derby Parties
HandCraft Kitchen & Cocktails
The race will be televised and they are doing $39 open bar special from 4 pm to 7 pm. The open bar includes well drinks, wine, draft beer and Woodford Reserve Mint Juleps.]
367 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10016 – Purchase Tickets
The Ainsworth will be showing the race and will be providing guests with a complimentary glass of champagne for those arriving in Derby attire. They will also be doing $8 Mint Julep specials during the race.
45 E 33rd St, New York, NY 10016
Juniper will be hosting a Derby event with Southern Jazz and a DJ Playing and offering prizes for Best Dressed Male and Female and Hat of the Day. They will also be a raffle and the serving Mint Juleps.
237 W 35th St, NY NY
Head to Tanner Smith’s for their annual Derby party with Woodford Reserve Mint Juleps and live bluegrass music from 4 pm to 6 pm, plus a DJ spinning all night to keep the party going.
204 W 55th St, New York, NY 10019
Jack Dempsey’s is already the home to Kentucky Basketball in New York City. You can expect a Kentucky themed menu, people dressed in their best Derby outfits, and of course, Woodford Reserve Mint Juleps.
240 W 35th St, New York, NY 10001
Rock & Reilly’s
Rock & Reilly’s will be doing thematic fare, games and a live DJ and awarding prizes for the best hat. They will have a showing the Derby race on all of their 35 televisions and there will be a Make-Your-Own Julep station.
218 W 35th St, New York, NY 10001
The Lovage Rooftop will be showing the Kentucky Derby and offering complimentary Mint Juleps from 2-3 pm while offering food and drink specials along with a Best Hat contest. Derby attire recommended.
350 W 40th St, New York, NY 10018
The race will be shown on all TVs in the venue plus one projector screen and they will be featuring $9 Woodford Reserve Mint Juleps all day. PS 450 will also have a limited sampling of Woodford Juleps (first come, first served) plus a $50 prix fixe 2-hour bottomless brunch party with a live DJ from noon to 7 pm.
450 Park Ave S, New York, NY 10016
Downtown Derby Parties
This party will feature an Old Forester frozen julep called, “Church-Chill Downs” for just $7. Sounds like our kind of party.
79 Clinton St, New York, NY 10002
While this Noho spot isn’t officially throwing a big Derby event, they will be showing the race and you can drink Woodford Reserve Mint Juleps. Sounds good to us. They will also be serving Jack Daniel’s Mules and Bucks.
344 Bowery, New York, NY 10012
Brass Monkey will be showing the Derby on all screens while F&B offerings including a Frozen Mint Julep and twice-fried Kentucky fried chicken.
55 Little W 12th St, New York, NY 10014
The Vnyl will be showing the Derby on one of their huge drop down screens and featuring a Woodford Reserve Mint Julep from Gareth Howells.
100 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10003
Wilfie and Nell
Wilfie and Nell will be hosting a low-key Derby bash, will be showing the Derby and with Mint Juleps on offer from the bar. they will also be serving Jack Daniel’s Mules and Bucks.
228 West 4th Street, New York, NY 10014
Distilled will be doing drink specials during the race, including $9 Woodford Mint Juleps, $9 Old Forester Jockey Club Swizzles, $9 Woodford Reserve TriBeCans, and $9 Jack Derby Mules.
211 W Broadway, New York, NY 10013
77 Delancey St, New York, NY 10002
Broadstone Bar & Kitchen
They are located in the heart of FiDi on the corner of Broad and Stone Street. Watch the most exciting two minutes in sports on one of the three levels of this venue. They will be serving $10 Woodford Reserve Mint Juleps.
88 Broad St, New York, NY
The will be featuring $7 Mint Juleps to enjoy while you watch the Derby. They will also be giving away prizes to those that guess the winning horse.
47 5th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217
Eat some BBQ, watch the Derby and drink one of the Woodford Reserve Derby themed cocktails created by Sarah Morrissey.
480 Union St, Brooklyn, NY 11231
Montauk & Hamptons
Montauk Beach House
The race will be shown on all TVs at the bar and also on a projector in the lobby. They will be serving a Woodford Mint Julep and a champagne tower and the two best dressed will win a bottle of champagne or a Kentucky Derby Edition bottle of Woodford Reserve.
55 South Elmwood Ave., Montauk, NY 11954
The race will be televised at Shagwong and they will be serving up Jack Daniel’s and Woodford Reserve sponsored drink specials all afternoon along with Mint Juleps in Mason Jars.
774 Montauk Hwy, Montauk, NY 11954
Westlake Fish House (Montauk)
Westlake Fish House will be showing the race on all of their TVs.
Centro – Hampton Bays
Watch the Derby on the patio by the fireplace. They are serving up Woodford Reserve Mint Juleps. Come with your “Best Hat” for a chance to win $250.
336 W Montauk Hwy, Hampton Bays, NY 11946
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