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Grout Museum District "Derby Day"

Event Date: May, 03 2014

Event Times: 3:30 pm to 6:00 pm

The Rensselaer Russell House Museum Society will host a festive race day party at the Sullivan Brothers Iowa Veteran Museum on May 3 from 3:30-6 PM.

Come early and view the hit movie Secretariet at 1:00 (optional).  Mint juleps and authentic Kentucky hors d'oeurves will be served.  Mini presentations will highlight the fascinating history of horse racing in the Cedar Valley, how to bet at a race, the history of jockey silks and conclude by watching the Kentucky Derby live on the multi-screen!

A judged competition for ladies' hats and gentlemen's ties will be held.

Tickets are $30 for museum members and $35 for non-members.  Tickets can be purchased at the Grout Museum District, 503 South Street.  Purchase deadline is April 25, 2014.  This event is a fundraiser to assist with the Rensselaer Russell House Museum Society.  For more information, please call 319-234-6357.
Join the fun at the Sullivan Brothers Iowa Veterans Museum, 503 South Street, in Waterloo.

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