Derby Day Breakfast at Waveland

Saturday, May 1, 10:00am - 11:30am
Derby Day Breakfast at Waveland
Waveland State Historic Site
225 Waveland Museum
Lexington, KY 40514


Lexington, KY
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region


When you think of Derby Day you think of history, horses and Kentucky. Waveland State Historic Site will be hosting an exclusive Derby Day breakfast in the mansion!

To get you started, you will enjoy a delicious appetizer with country ham. To keep your Derby experience pure Kentucky, you will then be served a hot brown dish, cheese
grits and fresh fruit. Next are a Waveland exclusive, vanilla bean scones with homemade lemon curd and jam. To complete your breakfast, you will receive a derby pie bar, mint julep brownie, chocolate dipped strawberry and to give you luck on your derby picks, a horseshoe sugar cookie. 

Drinks will include hot tea, coffee and juice.

This limited elegant breakfast will be served in the mansion on fine linens by period dressed interpreters. Breakfast will include a tour of the mansion highlighting how Waveland influenced horse racing in Lexington.

Price for this limited exclusive is $50.00 per person.

Credit Card is needed to secure your reservation. Any changes or cancellations will need to be made by noon, Monday, April 26. You may leave a message if no one answers, as long as your message is received before noon that Wednesday. Credit cards will be charged before the event. 

Front door of mansion will open at 9:45. You will check in and be seated at that time. 

Gluten Free options available. Must be requested at time of registration and a $5.00 fee will be added. 

A unique one-of-a-kind experience! Reservations are required. Call today to schedule your spot for the Derby Day Breakfast at Waveland! 859-272-3611. Seats are limited!


  • Adults: $50.00
  • Gluten Free: $55.00