Gaby Bar at Sofitel New York will celebrate the 141st running of the Kentucky Derby on Friday, May 1 and Saturday, May 2, in partnership with G.H.MUMM, the official Champagne sponsor of the race. From 12 p.m. to 1 a.m. each day, Gaby Bar will serve the two official cocktails of the Derby, the MUMM Julep and G.H.MUMM Rose, for $18 each, as well as G.H.MUMM Cordon Rouge by the glass ($15) and bottle ($80). A special plate of tea sandwiches and sliders will be available for $17.
On race day, May 2, attendees can log their bets with the bartender, then watch the Run for the Roses on the 60-inch flat-screen. Post time is about 6:24 p.m. Anyone winning the exacta will receive a bottle of G.H.MUMM Cordon Rouge, compliments of Gaby.
Gaby Bar is located in Gaby Brasserie Française at Sofitel New York, 45 W 44th St. For additional information, call 212-782-3040. Pricing is exclusive of tax and gratuity.