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Circle 2445 Kentucky Derby Party 2015

Saturday, May 2

Toledo Museum of Art Peristyle | 4:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Join us for Circle 2445’s annual Kentucky Derby bash at the Toledo Museum of Art. Enjoy a cash bar featuring mint juleps or a game of bocce in the Sculpture Garden, then head to the grand Peristyle theater to watch the running of the 141st Kentucky Derby. Also enjoy:

  • Bourbon tastings ($15 each tasting session; space is limited)
  • Members-only access to bourbon tasting tickets until Friday, April 10
  • Two live music acts: Kentucky Chrome and fiddle player Jason Huntley
  • Derby Digs fashion contest
  • Southern fare by the Museum’s Executive Chef Drew Ruiz


Circle 2445 Members
$25 advance/$35 door
Use the promotion code you were emailed.

$35 advance / $45 door
Tickets go on sale April 10.

*Advance sales end Friday, May 1 at 7 p.m.

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Nonmembers: join Circle 2445 and receive one free ticket to The Derby Party.

Please park in the main lot behind the Museum (on Grove Place) and enter through the Herrick Lobby doors. Parking is free for Derby attendees.

Circle 2445′s Kentucky Derby Party is sponsored in part by

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Upcoming Events

Monroga in the Great Gallery

Saturday, April 25
Great Gallery | 10:30–11:45 a.m.
$5 Circle 2445 members, $10 non-members
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Past events:

  • Behind TMA: The Peristyle (March 2015)
  • Fakes, Forgeries, and Authentication (February, 2015)
  • Monroga: Yoga at TMA (January 2015)
  • The Factory Party (October 2014)
  • Art in the Dark (September 2014)
  • Monroga: Yoga at TMA (August 2014)
  • It’s Friday: Art.Music.Drinks (July 2014)
  • #GameOn: The Art of Video Games Opening Party (June 2014)
  • Kentucky Derby Party (May 2014)
  • WTH is Visual Literacy? (April 2014)
  • Masquerade: A Parisian Event (February 2014)
  • Behind TMA: Art & WWII (January 2014)
  • Artoberfest (October 2013)
  • Art in the Dark (September 2013)
  • Behind TMA: The Glass Pavilion (August 2013)
  • It’s Friday (July 2013)
  • Kentucky Derby Party (May 2013)
  • Behind TMA: The Wolfe Gallery for Contemporary Art (Feb 2013)
  • Artoberfest feat. Manet and Made in Hollywood (Oct. 2012)
  • PechaKucha Night Toledo in the Glass Pavilion (Sept. 2012)
  • Lunch & Learn (Apr. 2012)
  • Quest For Fire (Jan. 2012)
  • Artoberfest (Oct. 2011)
  • Kentucky Derby Party (May 2011)
  • The Art of Indulgence (Nov. 2010)
  • The Art of Seduction (Sept. 2010)
  • The Art of Funk (Mar. 2010)
  • The Art of Concoctions (Jan. 2010)


Circle 2445 is sponsored in part by

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