The Kingfisher Derby, a mecca for racing enthusiasts and fashionistas will be marking its silver jubilee come July. Underlining its unparalleled style and thrill combined with a dash of glamour, the 25th edition of the Kingfisher Derby 2012 will be held on Sunday, July 15, at the Bangalore Turf Club.
A 25 year old legacy encompassing fun, thrill, fashion and speed, the Kingfisher Derby is a front runner horse racing event. This regal sport is also known for its stature and deep rooted association with glamour. True to the royal legacy of the sport, Kingfisher Derby is touted to be one of India’s most glamorous events. The Derby day is a show house of the most spectacular equine tussle, offering the most sought after prize purse in India. Over the last 24 years, the race has lived up to its reputation of unveiling the future stars and is arguably one of the best races in the country.
The Kingfisher Derby has always been more than a venue for horse power, it showcases entertainment as a definite character and has been a must attend, must-be-seen-at event for all racing aficionados. Off the track, there always has been excitement and glamour that any Kingfisher event is known to bring with it. In the run up to the silver jubilee of Kingfisher Derby, the city will see a series of fun events across high traffic pubs and malls. The starting Draw Night will see the owners draw their post position as a run up to the actual derby day.