Time: 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Proceeds benefit The Elizabethan Gardens, Beach Food Pantry, Dare Education Foundation
The classic event of the genteel south comes to The Elizabethan Gardens. Dress in style and enjoy the revels and embellishments of the race at this fundraising extravaganza that benefits three Outer Bank non-profits: The Elizabethan Gardens, Beach Food Pantry and Dare Education Foundation. Sponsored by Outer Banks Blue Realty. Expect a traditional southern affair with mint juleps, live and silent auctions, sumptuous derby pie, a hat contests and an assortment of live music, games and entertainment as you enjoy the beautiful gardens and anticipate the big race to be broadcast live.
The event will take place on the Great Lawn (doors open at 3pm for VIP and Corporate ticketholders).
Food stations by caterers will be set up on the lawn for a buffet-style sit-down dinner.