On the Historic Grounds of the Kansas City Museum, 3218 Gladstone Blvd., KCMO 64123
The Derby Party 2020, A Gatsby Affair
Saturday, May 2, 2020
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.
Terry & Zulema Bassham
Rosie Privitera Biondo, Chair
Anthony Arnold (in memory)
Carissa E. Healy
Thank you to our Media + Radio Sponsors:
*Tickets will go on sale in the Spring of 2020 via this page*
Presenting Sponsors; Loula Long’s Revelation Horse:
M.R. & Evelyn Hudson Foundation
Triple Crown Sponsors:
Casey & Jaclyn Steiner
Jeweled Juleps Sponsors:
Dillingham Family Foundation
Southern Bites By:
If you would like to become a sponsor or have questions, please email Programs Director, Paul Gutierrez at email@example.com or call at 816-513-0726.
Photography: Jeff Evrard Photography and Styling + Clothing: April Madden + Donna Foulk