Derby Day 2020
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Derby Day 2020

May 2, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Derby Day – social distancing style! If we can’t have our traditional Derby Day party on The Grand Plaza, we’ll will have it ready for you to pick up and bring home!

In honor of the 146th Kentucky Derby, we’re offering a day full of activities sure to be a grand slam.

First, start with a Spa-at-Home Mint Julep Body Treatment – you don’t need a big hat to enjoy this one!  Enjoy a spiked body exfoliation with a Kentucky bourbon, brown sugar scrub to slough off all that dry winter skin. Follow it with   a creamy shea butter that includes hints of mint julep and lavender. You’ll be feeling like a Triple Crown Winner and ready to watch the virtual race! Order online HERE or call 608.535.8190.

Next, mix up one of our Mint Juleps or Kentucky Mules with our Derby inspired cocktail kits.  The Mint Julep kit comes complete with a bottle of Makers Mark bourbon, fresh mint, simple syrup and two julep cups ($65).  The Kentucky Mule kit includes a bottle of Markers Mark, fresh lime juice, ginger beer, lime wheels and 2 specialty mule mugs ($60). Call 608.535.8234 to order.

At 4:45pm central, tune in to the virtual Kentucky Derby: Triple Crown Showdown.

And finally, skip the kitchen and order one of our Derby Flatbread Specials: The Kentucky Hot Brown featuring white sauce, turkey, bourbon bacon, boursin and parmesan. Traditional Margherita also available and each order comes with Caesar or Simple Greens. Served family style for 2 ppl, $24 | 4 ppl, $48; + tax. Call 608.535.8234 or order online at Pay over the phone, pick up 4-8pm in our circle drive. No need to get out of your car.

A full list of virtual activities can be found here:

And don’t forget to tag us in your Derby Day fun: #EWKYDerbyAtHome



May 2, 2020
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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The Edgewater
1001 Wisconsin Place
Madison, WI 53703 United States
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