Historic Downtown Sanford: Craft breweries, restaurants, gastropubs, events, tours, things to do in Sanford, FL
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Juleps and Jockeys
Do you love the rumble of hooves down a dusty track? The cool clink of ice in an expertly crafted mint julep? How about really. BIG. hats? Come on down and enjoy the Kentucky Derby, Sanford style! Timeless traditions, homestyle fun. Our favorite Sanford neighbors will be serving delicious food and cold cocktails while we mix & mingle, dance and vote on the best hat of the party! Start your afternoon with a freshly crafted mint julep, then mosey your way through some Southern inspired fare with a Sanford spin! Dress to impress (or not, no pressure, but if you want to win one of our great Baskets provided by local businesses you’ll want to find the perfect hat and attire). Watch the race LIVE on either of the two large flat screen TV’s Celery City has on their outside patio! This is a family friendly event. Admission is FREE! RAIN OR SHINE we’ll be there are hope you will too!