Opening Day at Monmouth Park slated for May 4th with its Kentucky Derby Party

Monmouth Park is already on tap to offer some exciting events in the very near future, but the first one on its calendar is opening day with its Kentucky Derby Party on Saturday, May 4th.

Riders Up! May 4 is the kick-off to an exciting season with the Jersey Shore’s Biggest Kentucky Derby Party, sponsored by vineyard vines, at Monmouth Park! Join us for Opening Day and the Run for the Roses on Saturday, May 4.

It’s been 237 days since you’ve enjoyed the excitement and thrill of Monmouth Park! Don’t miss out on all of the fun Opening Day has to offer! Plus, meet the vineyard vines whale!

CELEBRATE DERBY with mint juleps, Derby hats, and more!

DRESS TO IMPRESS to win our Best Derby Hat or Best Dressed Couple competitions and win a prize! Buy your derby outfit at any vineyard vines retail location to receive an exclusive Opening Day offer.

HOST YOUR DERBY PARTY at the track by contacting Group Sales at or 732-571-5544 to reserve a picnic area or private event space.

CELEBRATE OPENING DAY with live racing, Family Fun Day, live music 1:30-5:30pm from the Moroccan Sheepherders and much more!

Warm weather is right around the corner and nothing signifies the approach of summer like Opening Day at beautiful Monmouth Park. Continue the tradition and celebrate racing’s return to the Shore PLUS Kentucky Derby Day. We can’t wait to see you!

For more information and events visit –

General parking $5
Grandstand admission $5
Children 12 and under always FREE
Gates open 7:30am, First Race 12:50pm
No pets allowed

General parking and admission are $5 a piece. This event will be running from 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM over at Monmouth Park’s location on 175 Oceanport Avenue in Oceanport, NJ.

source: Monmouth Park via Facebook


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