AFTER the Track of Hinesburg, is proudly hosting Jamie Lee Thurston’s Kentucky Derby Party and Concert fundraiser on May 7 at 5pm at Higher Ground.
AFTER the Track, is a specialized re-training and placement facility that ensures the welfare of select Thoroughbred racehorses who are no longer competitive at the track. The Thoroughbreds are carefully retrained as pleasure and sport horses and offered for adoption to individuals seeking outstanding partners for show, event, dressage, trail and pleasure riding. In addition AFTER the Track also provides Educational Internships to high school and college students in areas including horsemanship, farm management, and business innovations. Over the past 3 years, the organization has hosted more than 15 interns from schools including CVU and UVM who received credits for their activities at AFTER the Track.
Tickets are available online at www.highergroundmusic.com, by phone at 878-987-6487 or in person at the Higher Ground Box Office. $30 ($20 with student ID only at box office).