ENARADA, Bangalore, July 12, 2014:
Marking the onset of the season’s most sought after racing event – The Kingfisher Derby 2014, Kingfisher Premium got the ball rolling with an evening filled with unbridled revelry and much fan fare.
An enthralling Kingfisher ‘Pre-Derby Party’ and the Kingfisher ‘Starting Draw Night’ held at JW Marriott saw the who’s who of Bangalore assemble over some Kingfisher Beer and discuss everything equestrian.
The highlight of the evening was the presence of Bollywood actress and Kingfisher Calendar Girl Nicole Faria who charmed the gathering while drawing out names of horses at the ‘Starting Draw Nite’ for the 27th edition of The Kingfisher Derby. Owners, trainers & jockeys were seen mingling with Bangalore’s glitterati and raising a toast to the ‘King of all Derbies’.
As the sun set in, Kingfisher Premium, The King of Good Times ensured the party spirits seeped to an all time high with an enthralling ‘Pre-Derby Party’.
Performances by renowned band ‘One Night Stand’ got the crowd swaying with their blend of soft rock, pop and rock n roll. DJ Jasmeet’s mix of foot tapping Bollywood numbers got fashionistas and the crème de la creme to dance the night away as Kingfisher kept the brew flowing.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Samar Singh Sheikhawat, Senior Vice President, Marketing, United Breweries Limited said, “The Kingfisher Derby is one of the city’s most regal and charming events as it embodies a perfect amalgamation of thrill, style and glamour. We are immensely delighted to have the talented Nicole Faria with us at the Draw of Lots – the deciding factor of horse positions. We look forward to having a great time at the 27th edition of the Kingfisher Derby with Bangalore’s equestrian and fashion enthusiasts!”
All roads will lead to the Bangalore Turf Club this Sunday, July 13th, as the city’s who’s who make their way to the Kingfisher Derby 2014 – an event that is marked well in advance by race enthusiasts & the socialites of Bangalore.
The spirit of Good Times is adopted by racing enthusiasts and the best rookies from India and internationally. Only the finest thoroughbreds race to the finish for the famous Trophy – the Silver Horse.