may, 2019

04may2:00 pm6:00 pm9th Annual Derby Day ExtravaganzaBending Branch Winery Event Organized By: Bending Branch Winery Wineries or THCW:Winery EventsEvent Type:Annual Events

Event Details

Something special happens at Bending Branch Winery the first Saturday of every May. Join us as we celebrate Dr. Bob and Brenda Young’s Kentucky roots at the 9th Annual Derby Extravaganza. Enjoy a fun-filled afternoon at the beautiful Bending Branch Estate with live jazz, food, wine, hats, horses, and our famous Single Barrel Picpoul Blanc mint juleps.


Hat parade competition in three categories: Derby Theme, Wine Theme, and Most Fanciful

New this year! Competition for best outfield tent set up and decorations


Live jazz from the Mike Kasberg Quartet

Meal catered by Chef James Canter and the Guerrilla Gourmet team

Bourbon balls made locally by Sweet Comfort

In partnership with Frost Bank


Ticket prices:

$50 single/$80 couple

$30 for wine club members


Your ticket includes a meal, a mint julep, and a bourbon ball.

~$2 of each ticket sold will be donated to the Comfort Area Foundation~


Reserved seating options & VIP Packages are available.

Click here for full details and pricing.

A limited number of tables will be available in the outfield area, first come, first serve. If you do not reserve a table, please bring chairs. NO OUTSIDE ALCOHOL.


Note: The estate tasting room and wine club lounge will be closed for this special ticketed Derby event. Please visit Branch on High tasting room at 704 High Street in downtown Comfort.

***Event is rain or shine. ***


(Saturday) 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm CST


Bending Branch Winery

142 Lindner Branch Trail, Comfort TX 78013 USA


Bending Branch Winery