Iberia Parish Foundation to Host Kentucky Derby Party
purchase tickets Monday, May 1
(New Iberia, LA) – The Iberia Parish Foundation (IPF), an affiliate of
Community Foundation of Acadiana, is hosting a Kentucky Derby party on
Saturday, May 6 from 3:30 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Five Star Stables in New
The event will feature the live racing action of the 143nd
Derby on a large screen. Attendees will enjoy mint juleps and other beverages
and southern fare appetizers and desserts. Friendly wagering will be had and
there will be contests for the Best Hat for Ladies and the Best Dapper Man.
Iberia Parish Foundation Board Chair Beverly G. Shea said, "We wanted to
have a unique and fun event to benefit the Iberia Parish Foundation. This event
will fund our philanthropic activities and our annual grant cycle.”
Tickets for the "Hats & Horses” themed event are available for $100
each or $1,500 for a reserved sponsor table of eight. Tickets to the event can
be purchased by visiting www.cfacadiana.org/Iberia or by calling the Foundation at
337-769-4842. The deadline to purchase tickets is Monday, May 1. Event proceeds
will help fund the Iberia Parish Foundation’s philanthropic activities
throughout the year.
The event is supported by Five Star Stables and Iberia On Tap.
The Iberia Parish Foundation is an affiliate of Community Foundation of
Acadiana and has a separate board of directors, specifically for the benefit of
Iberia Parish. The purpose of the Iberia
Parish Foundation is to fund programs which broadly impact Iberia Parish and
tofocus on enhancing the quality of life in Iberia Parish.Please
www.cfacadiana.org/Iberia for a list of the local board of
directors or for more information.