Kentucky Derby Party
  • Kentucky Derby Party

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    the Racetrack

  • Wednesday, January 10th 2024

Kentucky Derby Party

Kentucky Derby Celebration Event

2:00pm – 9:00pm

Must Be 21+ To Access the Outdoor Event.
Under 21 can access Pacer’s Lobby/Clubhouse and Simulcast and must be 18+ to place wagers.
*Please Note, there will be no Live Harness Racing for Pocono Downs.

Food Trucks

Jitty Joe's Homemade Ice Cream logo

With an extremely dedicated following, Jitty Joe’s describes itself as the pioneer of ice cream and Italian ice. Their menue is full of all kinds of delicious homemade frozen treats, including vegan options. When it comes to local ice cream legends, Jitty Joe’s always makes the list.

Ray's Porketta logo

Ray’s Porketta food truck is known for their range of comfort food & their specialty Porketta. Ray’s famous Porketta, roast beef, Cajun sausage, BBQ chicken and true Italian hoagies. Salads and deserts offered as well. All of their recipes are generational and homemade.



Mint Juleps, Coors Light, Blue Moon and a variety of seltzer, spirits and non-alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase.

We're Off To The Races!

Watch The Kentucky Derby At Our Party By The Racetrack!

Place Your Bets (18+)
Simulcast and Betting Windows will open at 10:00am.

Derby Post Time
Churchill Downs will be shown on the big infield screen all day & throughout The Clubhouse & Simulcast areas.

NEPA Cornhole Tournaments

Cornhole tournaments throughout the afternoon on the infield.

Hat Revue Contest

Hat Revue Contest: Most Classic $250 MPA Gift Card
Most Creative: $250 MPA Gift Card
Best Dressed Couple: $500 MPA Gift Card


Schedule of Events

2:00pm – 4:00pm | The JOB

4:00pm – 6:00pm |  Hat Revue Registration – Racing Lobby

4:30pm – 6:00pm | Light up the Moon

6:00pm – 6:30pm | Hat Revue Judging – Main Stage

6:30pm | Hat Revue Winners Announcement

6:57pm | Derby Post Time

7:15 – 9:00pm | Light up the Moon


Please Note

Must be 21. Valid Identification required for entry. Additionally, most areas of Mohegan Pennsylvania are restricted to guests 21 years of age and older, including the hotel, gaming areas, and several restaurants. Valid, unexpired photo identification is required (driver’s license, passport, military ID). Expired identification will not be accepted. Wristbands issued for event are not valid for the gaming floor. All persons, bags and personal items are subject to inspection. No portable chairs are permitted. Food truck menu items may vary and are subject to change based on availability.