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Pequot Derby Day

Saturday, May 05, 2018, 04:00pm - 09:00pm

Celebrate the running of the 144th Kentucky Derby!

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Online ticket sales are now closed. Individual tickets will be available at the door.
To inquire about availability, please contact Caroline Crawford at (203) 259-0346 ext. 113 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

A Fundraiser for Pequot Library

Join us for an afternoon of big hats, cold drinks, hot food, and good friends for a great cause.

The event starts on the Great Lawn and then convenes in the Auditorium to watch the "Run for the Roses" on the big screen! Please join us for the "After Party" with tacos, margaritas, dancing, and deejay. 

All tickets include open bar & Kentucky fare, plus all the after-party festivities. Tailgate tickets include 4 individual tickets and special 3pm entrance. Tailgate tickets increase after April 27.

Featuring: Silent Auction, Derby Raffle, Best Hat Contest, and Best Tailgate Contest!

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 All ticket sales are final. No refunds. Rain or shine. 


Location : Pequot Library Auditorium and Great Lawn
Contact : Caroline Crawford (203) 259-0346 ext. 113