Derby Days
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The Young Affiliates of the Mint (YAM) are a diverse group of young professionals who promote and support The Mint Museum through social, educational, leadership, and fundraising activities, will host the 32nd Annual Derby Days event on Saturday, May 6 from 3 – 7 p.m. on the lawn of Mint Museum Randolph in Charlotte.

Named the “Best Party for Young Socials” by The Charlotte Observer, Derby Days brings together more than 300 of Charlotte’s Young Professionals to enjoy a day of live music, lawn games, Mint Juleps, open wine and beer, food trucks, lawn games, Insta-worthy photo backdrops, Kentucky Derby raffle and a large-screen viewing of the Kentucky Derby, dubbed “The Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports.” There's even a Best Dressed and Best Hat Contest.

This event is for patrons 21 years of age or older.

All proceeds raised at the event will sponsor free tours of The Mint Museum for Charlotte Mecklenburg school students to inspire a new generation of artists, art enthusiasts, and leaders.