Texas Pecos Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Midland: A Day at the Races

May 7, 2016 - 3:00pm to 6:00pm

A Day at the Races, May 7, 3-6 p.m., at the Museum of the Southwest in Midland TX (1705 W. Missouri). A Kentucky Derby-themed fundraiser and garden party will inaugurate the opening of the museum's newest exhibition in the newly designed Turner Legacy Galleries and will highlight the family's two Kentucky Derby-winning horses, Tomy Lee (1959) and Alysheba (1987), and displays their prized Kentucky Derby trophies. A southern fare buffet will be served along with the famous Mint Julep or another drink of your fancy at the open bar. Limited quanity of tickets: $55 per individual, $100 per couple. Contact (432) 683-2882 or visit


  • Museum of the Southwest
  • 1705 W. Missouri Ave
  • Midland, Texas
  • 79701



  • $55 person, $100 couple

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