The Kentucky Derby is the oldest continuously running sporting event in the United States, dating back to 1875. Originating in Louisville, KY this famous race takes place the first Saturday each May. The Kentucky Derby is nicknamed “The Run for the Roses” for the blanket of roses draped over the winner. This race is the first leg of the American Triple Crown, followed by the Preakness Stakes, and then the Belmont Stakes.
Celebrate the Kentucky Derby in style at Bankroll’s “Run for the Roses” Watch Party on Saturday, May 6th from 4pm – 8pm! Bankroll Philadelphia’s newest luxury sports and entertainment venue and restaurant inside the restored Boyd Theater accented by historic 1920’s art deco.
There’s no bad seat for watching the Derby inside Bankroll where you’re surrounded by 1,200 sq ft of state of the art LED screens, designed to enhance and amplify your experience. Guests for the Kentucky Derby Party will enjoy live music, a 4 hour open bar including the Mint Julep-signature cocktail of the event, plus passed canapes, raw bar, and wagyu carving station. Come dressed in your best Derby day attire since there will be prizes award for Best Dressed and Best Hat. We can’t wait to experience the Kentucky Derby at Bankroll.