Jim Beam’s 2015 Derby Poker Celebrity Bourbon Bash presented by DraftKings is in the books! Thanks to all who supported the event this year and be sure to Save-The-Date for Thursday, May 5, 2016 … we’re going to have another awesome party! 



no_attendSouthern Gaming Magazine’s Annual Derby Poker Celebrity Bourbon Bash is a party you won’t want to miss!

Join Hall of Fame Coach Denny Crum, poker pro Robert Williamson III and Southern Gaming Magazine as we kick-off Derby in-style! We’ll have music from Tony and the Tanlines, celebrities, jockeys and poker pros, premium open bar and food stations and a celebrity poker tournament!

safe_imageWin BIG in this year’s poker tournament featuring Derby celebrities and poker pros. There will also be single table poker games and a few other casino-style games too and all proceeds will benefit Blessings in a Backpack and The Denny Crum Scholarship Foundation!

This year’s event will celebrate the 35-year anniversary of the 1980 University of Louisville Men’s Basketball National Championship. Join Coach Denny Crum and members of the team as we unveil limited edition commemorative bottles of Jim Beam highlighting the accomplishment. The bottles will only be available at the event…can you say collector’s item?  There will also be limited edition commemorative team posters available.

Plus, get Southern Gaming’s expert handicapping analysis for the Oaks and Derby!

Tickets & Buy-ins:

$100 per person or buy 10 for $750 (Includes premium open bar, food, dance floor and more!)

Poker buy-in: $500 + $50 buy-in with $200 rebuys and add-ons thru first hour of play. (includes party ticket) (limited to 150 players) (50% of pot will be paid out to players. 50% will go to beneficiary charities)


CLICK HERE to purchase tickets and buy-ins