Leadership Edinburg to Host Kentucky Derby-themed Fundraiser for American Legion Post 408

Leadership Edinburg Class XXXIV  is proud to announce its upcoming Kentucky Derby-themed fundraiser “Derby at the Depot ” to be held on Saturday, May 6th, from 2:30-6:00 PM at the Historic Edinburg Chamber Depot, 602 W. University Dr. This event will benefit Leadership Edinburg’s fundraising efforts to beautify and restore the façade of the American Legion Post 408 for our veterans.

The event promises to be an exciting and entertaining afternoon, with a Kentucky Derby theme that will transport guests to the world-famous horse race. Attendees are encouraged to dress in their finest Derby attire, with prizes being awarded for the best-dressed male and female.

The fundraiser will feature a live screening of the Kentucky Derby, along with a silent auction, raffle, and live music. Guests will also enjoy delicious food and drinks, including traditional Mint Juleps.

“The Legion offers services and programs to help members and their families during times of need with health, insurance, and well-being.,” said Carlos Garza, Leadership Edinburg’s Class Co-Liaisons. “We invite everyone to join us for an afternoon of fun, while also supporting a worthy cause.”

Tickets are available now and can be purchased for $75 per person or $100 per couple. Sponsorship opportunities are also available, with all proceeds going towards the restoration and beautification of the American Legion Post 408. For more information or to purchase tickets, please call (956) 381-2444 or email [email protected].