The Chandelier Room at Santa Anita Park hosts Whiskey In Winter Party
WHAT: The recently renovated historic Chandelier Room at Santa Anita plays host to a swank whiskey tasting event to kick off Opening Day on Thursday, December 26th from 11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Partygoers will enjoy unlimited tastings from a set of fine whiskey purveyors, continuously flowing prosecco and a deliciously catered spread of contemporary classics. There will be live music and full cash bar in addition to complimentary valet and a commemorative Chandelier Room at Santa Anita Park flask with purchase of admission. Guests will also have a chance to vote for their favorite whiskey to be featured in the 2014 signature Santa Anita Derby Cocktail.
Featured Whiskeys Include: Breakers Bourbon, Calumet, Koval, Lexington, Whippersnappers and Whistle Pig
WHO: Keith Brackpool CEO of Santa Anita, Tom Ludt Sr VP The Stronach Group, trainers, jockeys, club members, sponsors and members of the community joining together for Opening Day’s Winter Whiskey Event at The Chandelier Room at Santa Anita Park.
Thursday, December 26th 11:30am – 5pm
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM – Open The Chandelier Room to press for broll and interviews with Santa Anita spokesperson (possible jockey/trackside interviews).
11:30 AM – Doors open to the public. People begin to arrive at The Chandelier Room to enjoy early festivities, eat, drink and place bets before first race of the season commences at noon.
11:30 AM - 5:00 PM – Partygoers enjoy live music, whiskey tasting, complimentary prosecco, delicious food and a day of thoroughbred racing.