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Derby in the City Music Festival

at Austin American Statesman Lot, Austin TX

May 02 2015
Derby in the City Music Festival

Derby in the City Music Festival FUSES The Kentucky Derby & Live Music For one day only: May 2, 2015

Find your way out to the Austin American Statesman on Saturday, May 2 and view the"most exciting 2 minutes in sports" on our jumbotron while experiencing the very best that the Americana/Bluegrass/Folk genres have to offer. And if you're feeling fancy…Ladies grab your biggest Derby hats and Gentleman come out sporting your most dapper attire! Maker's Mark Mint Juleps, Kentucky Mules, Moscow

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$25 General Admission ticket gives all all day access to Derby in the City

$100 VIP ticket gets you an intimate area tucked beneath the oak trees for the ultimate shaded experience, complimentary food provided by Austin favorites: Ramen Tatsu-Ya – Salmon Crudo, Bread and Butter Pickles, Shiso, Crispy Noodles and Garlic Soy ; Odd Duck – Wood Grilled Lamb Sausage with Chili Glaze, Cilantro and Almonds ; Lick Ice Cream to top it all off! Dedicated bar with exclusive choices not available in general admission area, private toilets, tables and chairs for seating, complimentary bottled water and so much more!



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Additional time info:

Gates Open at 1:00pm with the first band going on at 1:30pm. Kentucky Derby coverage on the jumbotron starts promptly at 5:00pm. Shakey Graves headlines the festival and will begin at 8:25pm and end at 10:00pm.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Austin American Statesman Lot

305 South Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704



The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.


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