The seventh annual Night at the Races is set for 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Charleston Marriott Pavilion.
Hosted by Jim Strawn, the Kentucky Derby event is a fundraiser for Roark-Sullivan Lifeway Center.
There will be a live pre-race feed, heavy hors d'oeuvres showcasing an array of derby favorites, complimentary draft spirits, and a cash bar featuring mint juleps. Live music and dancing will follow the race with silent auctions and "funny money" Monte Carlo playing throughout the evening. Guests are encouraged to wear favorite hats and ties.
Tickets are $75 per person or $125 per couple. A limited number of tickets will be sold. Attendees will be entered in a raffle drawing for a chance to win $3,000. Call 304-414-0109, extension 20.The Roark-Sullivan Lifeway Center is an independent, nonprofit agency that serves the homeless and those at risk for homelessness.