Derby Day Soiree

Island House Hotel - Derby Day Soiree

It’s Opening Weekend and We Are Off to The Races! Head to Mackinac Island for Some Horsing Around. Ladies & gentlemen pack your derby day hats, dresses, & debonair duds for an evening of juleps & jockeys at Mackinac Island’s premier spring event. Take part in an all-American tradition. Cheer for your choice thoroughbred on your favorite equine-filled island. Live broadcast of the Kentucky Derby accompanied by music & commentary. Island House Hotel opens just in time for our annual Derby Day Soiree in the 1852 Grill Room. Dress to impress for a chance to win fantastic prizes for best hat, best dressed, and cutest couple. Fine food & fancy drinks with a Kentucky flair! Door prizes, open bar, and dinner buffet. Book your package today. Only 100 tickets will be sold!

Derby Deal | Arrival Friday, May 6 | Departure Sunday, May 8

* Accommodations in a room style of your choice for two nights

* Exclusive Admission to the 1852 Grill Room Derby Day Soiree | Must be 21+

* Round-trip Star Line Mackinac Island ferry tickets

* Luggage transfer to and from the hotel

* Access to all Island House Hotel amenities

* 5% 906 Rewards earned on pre-tax total. Sign up now to begin earning exclusive Mackinac Island Savings.


Island House Hotel
6966 Main Street, Mackinac Island, MI 49757
Phone: (800) 626-6304
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