Get Down and Derby on Canal Street! 10am – 7pm


If you have never celebrated The Kentucky Derby on Canal Street you don’t know what you are missing out on.  This is the 3rd Annual Derby Horse Races on Canal Street.  Activity will be taking place in Christmas park at Canal St. and Magnolia.

Start your day at 10am with the Art Stroll, then join us in making your very own Derby hat from 1-3pm in Christmas park.  Hat’s come in all sizes and shapes.  This is a great family event, allowing all ages to get just a little crafty.  If you’re not so crafty but still want to be part of the fun, one of our volunteers will be happy to help you create your Derby hat.  Judging of the best Derby hat will be held at 3pm.

The day doesn’t end there so, stick around because the fun will be just getting started The American Legion will be hosting horse races for all.  Starting at 3pm the little ones will race through the park with stick ponies.  Followed by the adult Horse Race table.  Remember on Canal Street there are always prizes.

This will take us right up to the Live-streaming of the real Kentucky Derby at the Hub on Canal and other location all along the street.  Live-streaming starting at 5pm.  Let’s not forget to finish off your day with the craft Beer walk that runs from 1-7pm.

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