Benefit Derby Party at Union Hall
Rockport — The public is invited to the third annual “Off to the Races” Kentucky Derby Party and Auction Saturday, May 3, from 5 to 8:30 p.m. at Union Hall, Central Street in the village. Proceeds benefit the Children's House Montessori School.
The evening includes a live, big screen broadcast of the Kentucky Derby, outrageous hats, a wide array of delicious Derby appetizers, live music by the talented Galloway triplets, a cash bar and a fabulous auction with auctioneer John Botero. An online auction has been added to this year’s festivities, hosted by biddingowl.com. Everyone can bid on silent auction items and get a preview of the live auction.
Advance purchase tickets to the Kentucky Derby Party are $20, $30 per couple; tickets will be $25 per person at the door. For more information or to reserve tickets, call 236-2911. The event is sponsored by Shepard Toyota, CedarWorks, Hope General Store, Village Builders, Camden Accommodations and Skaar Design.
The Children's House Montessori School is an independent not-for-profit school serving children from toddlers through fourth grade in downtown Camden. Fundraising proceeds support scholarships and programming at the school.