Juleps & Jockeys: Derby Day with United Way

Please join us at Oak Hill Stables on Saturday, May 5, 2018, as we share in the magic of Churchill Downs for the “Run for the Roses.” Our second annual Kentucky Derby party begins in conjunction with the start of the live broadcast at 3:00 p.m. and lasts until 7:00 p.m. Enjoy Southern cuisine, mint juleps, a silent auction, big hats, seersucker suits, and so much more as we unite in the festivities that make the Kentucky Derby such a renowned tradition.

Ticket Information (Click Here to Purchase Tickets Online):

  • $50.00 per person
  • Add a “bottomless” mint julep cup for an additional $50.00

Please note event tickets and "bottomless" cups can also be purchased by calling 662-236-4265 or visiting our office, which is located in Suite 5 of the Baker Building at 440 N. Lamar Blvd. in Oxford. If paying by check, make checks payable to "United Way of Oxford & Lafayette County" or "UWOLC" and mail payment to the United Way of Oxford & Lafayette County | Attn: Juleps & Jockeys Tickets | 440 N. Lamar Blvd., Suite 5 | Oxford, MS 38655.

Sponsorship Information (Click Here to Visit Our Sponsor Page):

The various sponsorship levels for this year's Juleps & Jockeys are listed below:

  • Title Sponsor: $15,000
  • Winner's Circle: $10,000
  • Triple Crown: $7,500
  • Blue Ribbon: $5,000
  • Gold Cup: $2,500
  • Silver Cup: $1,000
  • Rose Club: $500
  • Twin Spires: $250
  • Julep Club: $100

It is important to note that cash as well as in-kind contributions will be accepted in regards to the referenced sponsorship levels, which are outlined in detail in the 2018 Juleps & Jockeys Sponsorship Packet. Please click here to submit your sponsorship commitment form online. If paying by check, make checks payable to "United Way of Oxford & Lafayette County" or "UWOLC" and mail payment to the United Way of Oxford & Lafayette County | Attn: Juleps & Jockeys Sponsorships | 440 N. Lamar Blvd., Suite 5 | Oxford, MS 38655.

The Impact of Your Support in Our Community

The funds raised in conjunction with Juleps & Jockeys will advance our organization's mission, which is to improve lives and meet community needs by uniting people and resources. Through its program partners and community coalitions, our local United Way touches every age group and demographic in the Lafayette-Oxford-University (LOU) community. The United Way of Oxford & Lafayette County is proud to partner with so many tremendous individuals and entities to support health, education, financial stability, and basic needs. Whether you buy an event ticket, serve as an event sponsor, or make a donation to our organization, your generous support will make a significant difference in the lives of others.

We look forward to seeing you at Oak Hill Stables on May 5th as we join together as a community to enjoy the Kentucky Derby and make a significant difference in the lives of others.