Derby Day event to raise money for victims of violence in Mayodan

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MAYODAN, N.C. -- You don't have to drive to Kentucky for some Derby fun -- just go to Rockingham County.

On Wednesday during the FOX8 Morning News at 9:00, we will learn about "Derby Day" -- an event that lets people dress up like they do for the Kentucky Derby and raise money for Help, Incorporated.

This year's event starts at 4:30 p.m. Saturday at Autumn Creek Vineyards in Mayodan.

Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the gate.

For more information, you can call (336) 342-3331 or visit