Florida Derby







 

Florida Derby 2014 Events

 

SATURDAY, MARCH 22nd

 
DERBY GLASS GIVEAWAY
12:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M.
BREEZEWAY
Florida Derby 2014 Commemorative Glass Giveaway 
Your gift with purchase of an official Gulfstream Park Handicapper Program or Daily Racing Form.  While supplies last
 
 

TUESDAY, MARCH 25th

 
CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT
18 HOLES WESTIN DIPLOMAT GOLF RESORT
10:30 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. - Registration
12:00 P.M. - Tee Time
 
Lunch and beverages included
Celebrity golfers
Longest drive
Closest to pin
Mulligans
Raffle
Hole-In-One 
1st, 2nd, & 3rd Place Prizes
Proceeds to benefit the Permanently Disabled Jockey’s Fund
 

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 26th

 
PILL PULL
11:45 A.M. - TEN PALMS
Post Position Draw
Be there when post positions for the 2014 Florida Derby are drawn 
Tickets $45 (available at Ten Palms) (tax and gratuity additional)
Admission includes buffet, chance to mingle with jockeys, owners, trainers, press and celebrities
Call 954.457.6201 for reservations
 
CHARITY POKER TOURNAMENT
6:30 P.M. - POKER ROOM, 1ST FLOOR CASINO
LIMITED TO THE FIRST 100 PLAYERS REGISTERED
World Famous Jockeys will be attending!
Buy In: $150 = 4,000 Starting Units
Unlimited re-buys available during the first three betting rounds. Single re-buys available to players at or below 2,000 units. Double and single re-buys available to players at 0 units.
Single re-buys: $20 = 2,000 units
Double re-buys: $40 = 4,000 units
After the re-buy period an add-on is available to everyone: $40=4,000 units
A portion of proceeds to benefit The Permanently Disabled Jockey’s Fund
Call 954.457.6336 for additional details
 

FRIDAY, MARCH 28th 

 
MS RACING QUEEN PAGEANT FINALE
3:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.
SPORT OF KINGS THEATER
 
Join The Stronach Group for a pageant like no other. One lady will be chosen to represent The Stronach Group as an ambassador to the Thoroughbred Racing Industry and win $100,000
 
COCKTAILS AND HORSE TALES
6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. – PARTY IN THE WALKING RING*
8:00 P.M. to 10:00 P.M. – OPEN TO THE PUBLIC (CASH BAR)
Live Entertainment
Suggested $20 donation at the door**
Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres
*By invitation only
**Charity benefit for Thoroughbred Aftercare Program 
 

SATURDAY, MARCH 29th

 
BESILU STABLES FLORIDA DERBY DAY  
The Biggest Race followed by The Biggest Party!
12:00 P.M. – FIRST RACE 
 
BREAKFAST AT GULFSTREAM
7:00 A.M. to 10:00 A.M. – TIKI AREA
A la carte breakfast 
Special guest speakers
Book signing by Janice L. Blake, author of How to Exercise a Thoroughbred Race Horse
Please note that due to time constraints, tram tours will not be offered
 
FREE HANDICAPPING SEMINAR
11:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. – SPORT OF KINGS
Guest Speaker: Steven Crist of the Daily Racing Form
 
DERBY DAY BUFFET AT TEN PALMS 
DOORS OPEN at 11:00 A.M. BUFFET FROM 12:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.
$200 window & outdoor seating. $175 all other seating. (tax and gratuity additional)
Includes lavish buffet 
Call 954.457.6201 for reservations (limited seating)
 
DERBY DAY AT THE FOUNTAIN CLUB 
DOORS OPEN at 11:00 A.M.
$100 per seat (tax and gratuity additional)
Includes pre fixed menu
Call 954.483.0857 for reservations (limited seating)
 
SPORT OF KINGS BBQ BUFFET
DOORS OPEN AT 12:00 P.M.
$50 per person (tax and gratuity additional)
BBQ buffet
Soda  and coffee
Call 954.457.6201 for reservations (limited seating)
 
FLORIDA DERBY 2014 POLO SHIRT GIVEAWAY
12:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M.  
Your gift with purchase of any seat. Redeem at Frank’s Beach (trackside south). Must show ticket stub. NOTE: If reservations are in Ten Palms or Fountain Club, please see your server/host
 
FLORIDA DERBY HAT CONTEST
4:00 P.M. - WALKING RING (after the call to post for the 8th race) 
Entries close 4:10 P.M.
Contestants will be judged on style, sophistication and overall appearance
Prizes: Girls 2 to12 years - $100
Young Ladies 13 to17 years - $150
Ladies 18 years and up - $750
 
PARTY AT THE PARK FOLLOWING THE FINAL RACE 
WALKING RING
Free admission
Cash bar
Drink specials
Free live concert 
 

SUNDAY, MARCH 30th

 
TEN PALMS BRUNCH
12:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M.
$45 Adults (tax and gratuity additional)
$25 Kids under 10
Serving traditional classics
1 free mimosa
Call 954.457.6201 for reservations
 

MONDAY, MARCH 31st

 
PERMANENTLY DISABLED JOCKEYS FUNDRAISER
6:00 P.M. – FRANK AND DINO’S 
718 S. Federal Highway  Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
$150 per person
$2,000 table sponsorship for 10 guests
Cocktails, dinner, entertainment and silent auction
RSVP by March 28th at 954.427.4909
 
THE ROAD TO THE TRIPLE CROWN RUNS THROUGH GULFSTREAM PARK!
 
SPECIAL REMINDER FOR OUR GUESTS: On Florida Derby Day, as on all racing days, general admission is free.  We have a limited number of free seating options available on the apron, in north side tiki area and at Frank’s Beach on the south side of the Grandstand.  These are available on a first come, first serve basis.  HOWEVER, OUTSIDE FOOD AND BEVERAGES ARE PROHIBITED AT ALL TIMES.  Please be respectful of this policy and refrain from taking coolers, grocery or beach bags onto the property.