The Museum is excited to premiere the new permanent exhibit Secretariat: America’s Horse! The party kicks off on April 20, 2023 with a Bourbon-themed dinner to celebrate 50 years of one of the greatest racehorses of all time.
Be the first to experience the state-of-the-art 1,000 square foot exhibit! Ticketed guests will have the exclusive opportunity to see the brand new exhibit before it opens to the public the next day.
Savor the evening with presentations from some of Secretariat’s closest connections, Woodford Reserve Master Distillers, and Kentucky Derby Museum’s Senior Director of Curatorial & Educational Affairs.
Guests will also have the special opportunity to view exclusive, never-before-seen video of Secretariat's connections including interviews with jockeys Ron Turcotte and Eddie Maple for the first time.
Begin the evening at 5:15 p.m. with an exclusive VIP cocktail hour and ribbon cutting. VIP guests will be welcomed with a Woodford Reserve Gold Rush cocktail, have access to the open bar, and be the first to experience the new exhibit. Then join the Dinner Party at 6:30 p.m. for a special Secretariat program and a Virginia-inspired three course dinner with a rare pour of Woodford Reserve Double Double Oaked.
The Dinner Party begins at 6:15 p.m., when guests are welcomed with a Woodford Reserve Gold Rush cocktail. Then enjoy a special Secretariat program and a Virginia-inspired three course dinner with a rare pour of Woodford Reserve Double Double Oaked. Guests can then roam through the Museum and experience the brand new Secretariat exhibit.
Woodford Reserve Double Oaked Personal Selection
Ticketed guests will have the guaranteed opportunity to purchase one of the Museum’s rare Secretariat Bourbon Box Sets in person. There will be no need to reserve your Box Set in advance, there will be enough quantity for one Box Set per guest.