Jockey into prime position, mint julep in hand, to watch the Run for the Roses at The Southern Gentleman Kentucky Derby Party on Saturday, May 7 from 3:30-7 p.m. Multiple viewing screens amplify the sound of galloping hoof beats to further trackside excitement at The Shops Buckhead Atlanta’s own Churchill Downs gastropub-gone-grandstand. $30-per-person ticket includes a savory stable of buffet items including confit chicken Hot Brown, pickled shrimp toast, shrimp and grits, and cheddar cheese pimento pork rinds as well as two Derby drink classics. Genteel libation choices include mint julep, Brown Derby, bourbon punch and Woodford Reserve Rye sour. Derby caps and bonnets look spiffy and may send wearers trotting to the Winner’s Circle for a Derby Day hat contest prize.