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El Camino Real Derby Party and Hat Giveaway
The Road to the Kentucky Derby Comes to the Bay Area!
It's time to talk Derby!
Grab your friends and come enjoy a day at the races like no other during the 33rd running of the El Camino Real Derby - the Bay Area's Kentucky Derby Prep Race.
Join the party and cheer on some of the top horses in the country while they compete for a shot at the Kentucky Derby!
So come play the ponies, sip cocktails, and bring a hat for our annual Derby Hat Contest. Best of all, receive a free Derby Hat and get on TV during the big race when Comcast SportsNet Bay Area televises the event live from the track!
The fun runs from 11:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Post time for the El Camino Real Derby is 3:30 p.m
What to wear:
Bowties, seersucker suits, fedoras, big hats, and sundresses are not required, but are greatly appreciated.
Compete for cash prizes in three hat categories:
1) Funniest & Most Outrageous
2) Best Racing Theme
3) Most Glamorous
Best of all, we're giving away cash to the top three hats in each category: 1st Place - $300 2nd Place - $200 3rd Place - $100
How to Enter the Hat Contest:
Signup for free the day of the event at the races.
Deadline to enter: 1:30 p.m. on February 15, 2014.
Free Shuttle to the Races:
Take BART to the North Berkeley station and our free shuttle will take you to and from the races.
What's It Cost:
General admission is just $6 and kids admission is free.
(Club House admission is $8 and Turf Club admission is $15).