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Derby Day 2017

Kentucky Derby Day May 6, 2017  |  Open 3:00pm  |  Post Time 5:34pm No Entrance Fee It’s Derby Day at Sanctuaria once again, and you won’t want to miss the best Derby party in the city! Featuring Best Derby Hat & Best Derby Suit contest! Games! Prizes! Delish Derby Bites from Executive Chef Marc Rollins & Special Derby Cocktails from bar manager, Christopher Sanders! And of course, the 2017 Kentucky Derby. This will be the 143rd renewal of “The Greatest Two Minutes in Sports” and we’ll be celebrating in style! Derby Bites Menu Derby Day Mini Hot Browns House-made Bourbon

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Best Kentucky Derby Watch Party

Once again, Sanctuaria is hosting their renowned Annual Kentucky Derby Watch Party, sponsored by Feast Magazine. Kentucky Derby 2016 Saturday, May 7, 2016 Doors open at 3pm, Derby posts at 5:34pm. FOOD Derby Bourbon Shrimp Crusted Brie Delight Chorizo & Tasso Risotto Bites Manchego Gougeres with Piquillo Sauce Caper Crusted Ahi Tuna with Toast Points COCKTAILS Front Runner – Sugar Cube, Peychaud Bitters, Sparkling Rose Mint Julep – Maker’s Mark 46, Sugar, Mint At the Gate – Tito’s Vodka, Simple Syrup, St. Germaine, Lime, Mint Breaking Away – Evan Williams, Simple Syrup, Peach Schnapps, Lemon Juice, Peaches RACES, GAMES, FUN & BENEFITS STRAY RESCUE ST. LOUIS!   Make your reservation today!  

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“Fête des Jardins” Four Courses Paired with Cocktails by Candlelight

“Fête des Jardins” – Four Courses of Gourmet Garden Fare paired with Cocktails by Candlelight Spring has sprung in the gardens on the charming and romantic patio at Sanctuaria, and we are celebrating with a “Fête des Jardins” Cocktails by Candlelight dinner.   Starting at 6:30, with candle-lighting at dusk.  The theme will be Garden Party so come appropriately dressed, it’s a great excuse to dust off the lace and big hats. Four gourmet courses of fresh from the garden fare, each paired with a special spring cocktail. Menu First Course Spinach Salad with Fried Goat Cheese, Raspberries, Sliced Rainbow

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Triple Crown – Derby, Preakness, Belmont

KENTUCKY DERBY May 2, 2015 (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images) · BEST DERBY HAT CONTEST! Win a Prize! · Hot Brown Beignet & Benedictine Tea Sandwiches · Mint Juleps, Tequila Juleps & More…   PREAKNESS STAKES May 16, 2015 – Doors Open at 3pm · “DRESS YOUR BET” CONTEST! Win a Prize! · Crab Cakes & East Coast Fried Oyster Sliders · Mint Juleps, Black-Eyed Susans & More…   BELMONT STAKES June 6, 2015 – Doors Open at 3pm · “BEST INFIELD OUTFIT” CONTEST! Win a Prize! · Waldorf salad & Wood fired pizza · Mint Juleps, Black-Eyed Susans, White

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Kentucky Derby at Sanctuaria

 The 141st Kentucky Derby is coming May 2! The annual “Run for the Roses” will be celebrated in style at Sanctuaria Wild Tapas in The Grove with a themed party sponsored by Jim Beam Global! This year’s Derby Day is sure to be one to remember, and one you won’t want to miss! Sanctuaria will open at 3pm with a special limited Derby Day menu! No reservations will be taken – it’s first come, first serve at the Derby. Wear your most extravagant headwear and compete in our Best Derby Hat Contest! Register by 4:30 to compete! Fashion is everything at

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Sanctuaria’s Derby Day Party Photos featured in Feast

May 05, 2014 9:47 am  •  Photography by J. Pollack Photography Kentucky Derby fans enjoyed quite a party on Sat., May 3, at Sanctuaria Wild Tapas, as The Grove hotspot served up inspired eats, drinks and a live broadcast. Attendees dressed in their derby best and partook in a special menu featuring Derby Pie, Hot Brown Beignet with Grits, Hoppin’ John, Upside-Down Cake and of course, Mint Juleps. Check out all of the photos from the party in the slide show linked here! Check out all of the photos from the party in the slide show linked here! Sanctuaria, 4198 Manchester Ave., The Grove, 314.535.9700, sanctuariastl.com

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