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2014 Travers Celebration
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Saratoga Race Course, Saratoga, NY
$300 per person/ $5,000 for a VIP table of 10.
The Travers Celebration, the only evening affair at the Saratoga Race Course, will return to celebrate the 145th Mid-Summer Derby.
The official party of the Grade 1, $1.25 million Travers, the Travers Celebration will kick off one of the biggest weekends in Saratoga, just two days before the annual Travers Stakes. The Travers Celebration supports the Backstretch Employee Service Team (B.E.S.T.), and the Times Union Hope Fund.
This year the Travers Celebration will honor those who were connected to the winner of the 2013 Travers Stakes winner, Will Take Charge. Honorees include, owner Willis D. Horton, Trainer D. Wayne Lukas, and jockey Luis Saez.
The event is sponsored by NYRA, Ketel One Vodka, and Coors Light. The lavish evening will include cocktails around the famous jockey fountain just outside of the Clubhouse gates. Cocktails will be followed by a formal seated dinner catered by Mazzone Hospitality, served at the, At the Rail Pavilion at 8:00 p.m..
Included in the nights festivities will be a silent auction, dancing, and music by the Times Square Orchestra.
Cocktail attire is recommended.
Call or email NYRA to make a reservation.