On the Historic Grounds of the Kansas City Museum, 3218 Gladstone Blvd., KCMO 64123
The Derby Party 2020, A Gatsby Affair
Saturday, September 5
3:00 to 7:00 p.m *2:00 p.m. for Sponsors + VIP ticket holders
The Derby Party 2020, A Gatsby Affair is a themed fundraiser hosted by the Kansas City Museum Foundation to benefit the Kansas City Museum.
Festivities on the historic east grounds will include: live music by Grand Marquis, southern food bites by Brown & Loe, and beverages with Kansas City distillery labels such as Union Horse Distilling Co. , J. Rieger & Co. + Kansas City Canning Co., Les Bourgeois Winery, Bourgmont Winery, Boulevard Brewing Company, Torn Label Brewing Company. Dessert by Poppy’s Ice Cream & Coffee House, on-the-spot photo booth by Picwood, and yard games.
Enjoy seeing Kentucky Derby fashion, watch the race on the big screens courtesy of Party Trailers, and much more! Best-dressed and Best-hat competitions with special guest judges.
All funds raised at the 5th Annual Derby Party through sponsorships and ticket sales directly support the Kansas City Museum as staff and leadership work together with community to develop exhibitions, education and public programs for Corinthian Hall’s grand reopening in 2021.
Rosie Privitera Biondo, Chair
Anthony Arnold (in memory)
Carissa E. Healy
Thank You to Our Media + Radio Sponsors:
Purchase Tickets, here
Thank You to Our Sponsors & Supporters
Loula Long’s Revelation Horse:
M.R. & Evelyn Hudson Foundation
Katrina & Tom Henke Charitable Foundation
Zulema & Terry Bassham
Casey & Jaclyn Steiner
Robert & Barbara Bloch
Dillingham Family Foundation
Kevin & Janet Pistilli
Tom & Loretta Mentzer
Southern Bites By:
Official Hotel Partner:
Above Sponsors & Supporters as of June 18, 2020
If you would like to become a sponsor or have questions, please email Programs Director, Paul Gutierrez at firstname.lastname@example.org or call at 816-513-0726.
Attire: Bohemian Goddess to Gatsby Glam The Derby Party 2020 celebrates a decade of opulence fashion!
Photographs by Jeff Evrard Photography and Styling + Clothing by April Madden + Donna Foulk