Derby Day at The Hall

Riders up! Get ready for the Kentucky Derby at Meadow Brook Hall on Friday, May 3. The Tudor-revival style mansion will provide a grand backdrop for a delicious Derby lunch and your most opulent hat. Guests can enjoy a  traditional mint julep with a Meadow Brook twist, live musical entertainment, and a short talk by our curator, who will briefly share the Dodges’ triumph in the Kentucky Derby as well as the family’s other successes in the equestrian world. The afternoon will conclude with a self-guided tour of The Hall, a prize for the best hat, and a live performance of “My Old Kentucky Home”.

Friday |  May 3 | 12:00 p.m.- 2:30 p.m.

Reservations are $75 per person or $67.50 for Meadow Brook members and are required in advance.

To make a reservation click here.

For more information call (248) 364-6252.

Lunch menu:

  • Salad: Spring Greens, Deviled Egg Cup, Tomato, Rendered Bacon & Julienned Onion with Goldenrod Honey Mustard Dressing
  • Entree: Buttermilk Fried Chicken Thighs (boneless) with Pimento Grit Croquette, Roasted Brussel Sprouts & Kentucky BBQ Drizzle and Cheddar-Chive Drop Biscuit with Whipped Butter
  • Dessert: Pecan & Bourbon Brownie with Vanilla Bean Ice Cream & Sanders Hot Fudge


Linens generously provided by Emerald City Designs.