Hats, Horses and Bowties: Iron Fish Distillery’s 3rd annual Kentucky Derby Party Returns to Thompsonville, Michigan Saturday, May 4th

(Traverse City, MI) April 14th, 2019 – The Two Most Exciting Minutes In Sports comes to Iron Fish Distillery during the 3rd Annual #IronFishDerby Hats & Horses Kentucky Derby Party, so get your very best hat or bow tie ready, and prepare to be part of a festive celebration while supporting a great cause! Hat’s and Horse’s is a fundraiser for the Friends of the Betsie Valley Trail. The Betsie Valley Trail is a four season recreational trail that runs throughout Benzie County, Michigan.

Hats & Horses a ticketed event, 4:30 to 10 p.m. on Saturday, May 4th features a live horse race, with jockeys and all. Each guest tickets include a delicious southern pig roast, two Iron Fish derby drinks, live music by Bootstrap Boys, and a Derby hat and bow tie contest. Additionally, the Betsie Valley fundraiser will include a silent and delicious homemade pie auction.  Tickets can be purchased online at Eventbrite HERE, $60 dollars (Full Access) or $30 dollars for a (Designated Driver) ticket.

“We love the opportunity to host a really special event that can gives the Betsie Valley Trail a chance to raise awareness as well as funds to support their work at the same time,” said Sarah Anderson, partner at Iron Fish Distillery. “This is a wonderful community and we want to do our part in helping it to continue to thrive.”
Guests are encouraged to wear their finest spring attire; Hats & Horses is a great time for attendees to get creative with Derby hats and bow ties that demonstrate their love for the derby flare. “The wilder, the better,” co-owner Richard Anderson said. “We can’t wait to see them!”

Purchase tickets HERE.

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are you over 21?