New International Experience to kick off Derby Week in style! The VOME' International Derby Experience will illuminate the fashion, arts & culture, talents and beauty of Louisville's International community - Produced by VOME' Magazine & Media Group, Louisville's local and international fashion & lifestyle publication with African cultural influences.
The VOME' International Pre-Derby Experience plans to kick off Derby week by shining a light on Louisville's influential international scene.
Walk the red carpet at Louisville's hottest new jazzclub, Encore on 4th, into an evening of fabulous fashion, food and entertainment inspired by collaborations of African and international chefs, African fashion designers/fashion show and the hottest dance music Louisville has to offer.
Our special emcee, Victoria Russell, Papa John's Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer, will be on hand to meet and greet guests during the evening.
When: Thursday, April 25
Where: Encore on 4th, 630 S. 4th Street, Downtown Louisville
Time to arrive: VIP Access 6:00pm - Main Event Access 7:00pm.
Main Event: Beginning at 7pm, expect superstar treatment with red carpet photo opportunities, complimentary tastings of international cuisine, hip mixologists at the cash bar, a world class fashion show and cool vibes from the hottest DJ all evening long.
Up Your Game: Enhance your experience with the purchase of a VIP ticket for each person in your party. You'll get early access at 6:00pm, complimentary cocktails during the VIP Hour and first looks at the international designs prior to the Main Event.
Parking: Conveniently located in attached garage directly behind the venue
Proceeds to Great Causes: Part of the proceeds from the event will benefit the African Global Institute Inc. whose mission is to bridge the gap between Africans, Africans in the Diaspora, and African Americans, by addressing the need for Education, Empowerment, & Africa.