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Derby Day

May 6 @ 10:00 am 10:00 pm

Kentucky Derby Viewing | Derby Hat Contest | Live Music | Specialty Drinks & More

Grab your friends and your best derby hat and join us for Derby Day on May 6th!
Due to popular demand, we’ve expanded the event to be property-wide with additional food and beverage options, more music, extra seating and showings of the Derby Day programming throughout the winery. Tickets include one complimentary souvenir cup (while supplies last), participation in our derby hat contest, live music and photo opportunities with a Clydesdale!


EVENT PRICING

Early Bird Tickets go on sale 1/13 at 10 a.m.

1/13 – 3/3 at 10 a.m.

3/3 – 4/7 at 10 a.m.

4/7 – 5/5

On 5/6

THE EXPERIENCE

WHAT TO EXPECT

THE PARTY

Bring your friends and watch the Kentucky Derby while enjoying photo ops, a Clydesdale, and more! Wine, beer, and delicious food will be available for purchase. Dress to impress – there will be a derby hat contest!

AWARD-WINNING WINE & SEASONAL DRINKS

Enjoy a wide variety of Missouri wines, California wines, and wines from around the world – plus ask for one of our signature wine slushies! We also serve craft and domestic beer, as well as a mixed drink menu.

DINING OPTIONS

There will be a variety of food options available for purchase from The Smokehouse and The Burger Shack, as well as additional outlets throughout our property. Menu items include pulled pork, burgers, hot dogs, quesadillas, nachos, and more! There will be no regular sit-down lunch or dinner services at the winery!

EVENT SCHEDULE

Event Starts: 10 am

Live Music by Serapis: 12 to 3 pm

Clydesdale: 2 to 5 pm

DJ Jimmy Manno: 2 to 6 pm

Derby Hat Contest & Winner Announcement: 3 to 3:30 pm

Raffle Winners Announcement: 3:30 to 4 pm

Kentucky Derby Race Time: 5:50 pm

Live Music by All 4 Nothing: 6 to 9 pm

Bonfire: Dusk (Weather Permitting)

Event Ends: 10 pm

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

WHAT IS INCLUDED WITH MY TICKET?

  • All-Day Event Access
  • Property-Wide Showings of the Kentucky Derby
  • Participation in Derby Hat Contest
  • Complimentary Souvenir Cup (while supplies last)
  • Photo Opportunities with a Clydesdale
  • Live Music
  • Free Parking

WHERE IS THE EVENT?

Cedar Lake Cellars
11008 Shreckengast Road
Wright City, MO 63390

IS THERE A VIP TICKET OPTION?

No, this event is general admission only.

CAN I RESERVE SEATING?

All seating is first come, first served – we do not accept reservations during the event.

IS THERE A PARKING FEE?

No – general event parking is free!

WHAT CAN’T I BRING?

No outside food, drink, or coolers
No pets
No tents
No children (All guests must be 21 years of age)

DO YOU PROVIDE REFUNDS?

We do not offer refunds to our event.

WHAT HAPPENS IF IT RAINS?

This is a rain or shine event (that means we. party – and drink – not matter what Mother Nature throws our way).

INTERESTED IN SPONSORING DERBY DAY?

We have a variety of sponsorship opportunities available!

STILL HAVE QUESTIONS?

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