2017 Barnstable Brown Party Tickets DerbyBox.com is your full service source for buying tickets to the 2017 Barnstable-Brown Party in Louisville, KY, the premiere party on Derby Eve night. We can provide sold out tickets to 2016 Barnstable-Brown Party at the premier events on Derby Eve. Let us show you to your party for an unforgettable entertainment experience. Ferdinand's Ball is Thursday night of Derby Week starting at 9pm. This annual fundraiser was created in honor of Ferdinand, the 1986 Kentucky Derby Winner. This kick-off to Derby weekend is a unique gala that features celebrity hosts and guest, live entertainment, gourmet food and drinks from their premium open bar, a silent auction, breathtaking riverfront and downtown views. The Taste of Derby - Mingle with horse racing celebrities as you savor an evening of exquisite cuisine and exceptional wines. Sample regional specialties with wine pairings, created by nationally renowned chefs along the Road to the Kentucky Derby, as you enjoy live entertainment from the band City Heat and a live chef cooking showdown. Join us Thursday night of Derby Week from 7 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. as we start the Kentucky Derby celebration with flavor! Fillies and Lilies Party - Join the fun on Friday, May 5th, 2017 at the Kentucky Derby Museum for the Fillies & Lilies Party, which will feature a live performance from Grammy award-winning artist Vince Gill, famed magician Matthew Furman, a private bourbon lounge, and so much more! A portion of the proceeds from this exclusive kick-off party will benefit the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance (TAA), a not-for-profit organization that accredits, inspects, and awards grants to approved aftercare organizations to retire, retrain, and rehome Thoroughbreds after their racing careers. Add the Fillies & Lilies Party to any existing Derby Experiences package or donate by clicking following the link below.