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Phil Hellmuth, Robert Williamson III and Denny Crum's Derby Poker Celebrity Bourbon Bash.

May 1, 2014
6:00 - Doors open for poker registration
7:00 - Shuffle Up and Deal
- Cocktails, food stations, bourbon tasting and mingling.
8:00 - Jim Beam's Party Lounge Opens
1:00 - Party ends...Happy Derby!

(Open bar closes at Mid-Night...
please celebrate Derby responsibly.)


The Olmsted
(3701 Frankfort Avenue)
Louisville, Kentucky

Tickets Info

Much more than poker‚Ķit’s a party!

What do you get when you combine world renown poker professionals, a Hall of Fame basketball coach, a bunch of celebrities and the Kentucky Derby? A night you won’t want to miss! Hosted by poker pros Phil Hellmuth, Jr., Robert Williamson III and coach Denny Crum, the Oaks Eve Derby Poker Celebrity Bourbon Bash is THE party to kick off ALL of the parties for Derby weekend.

Serving as the Official Welcome Party for the Unbridled Eve Derby Eve Gala this is a great party to mix and mingle with the stars of Derby featuring premium open bars, food stations and Jim Beam’s Club Derby Poker with one of the best DJ’s around keeping the party going.

Do you play poker? Have you ever wondered if you have what it takes to play with the pros? Well now is your chance! This no limit Texas Hold ‘em tournament is emceed by world renown poker professional Phil Hellmuth, Jr. and has historically paid the winner over $10,000! Once the cards are dealt, you might find yourself playing at the same table as Coach Denny Crum, Robert Williamson III, Jennifer Tilly or an array of other celebrities all competing for the cash.
CLICK HERE for more information and to reserve your spot today!

A Southern Gaming Magazine Event

For information regarding group tickets,  donations, sponsorships,
corporate hospitality
or other topics regarding the 2014 Derby Poker Celebrity Bourbon Bash, please contact event producer, G. Douglas Dreisbach at ddreisbach@southerngaming.com or call 502.583.0333.

This event is in conjunction with Blessings in a Backpack Gaming License # ORG0002299