Equestrian Bridges to host annual Mini Derby on May 7


Equestrian Bridges will host the 4rd annual Mini Derby benefitting children with autism and their families from 3 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, May 7 at Parkerman Stables, 3100 Oakland Zion Road in east Fayetteville.

The event includes mini horse racing, a petting zoo, pony rides, casino play, a silent auction, and live music by Backroad Anthem.

This year’s event coincides with the Kentucky Derby and includes a watch party, big derby hat contest, and other derby-related activities.

TrickDilly taco truck will be on site to sell food, and drinks will be available from Apple Blossom Brewing Company.

Tickets are $25, and can be purchased online at stubs.net. Children ages 12 and under get in free.

For more information, call 479-249-6187, or visit equestrianbridges.org.