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The Truckee Rotary Club’s Annual Cadillac Ball

It’s Derby time in Truckee!

Break out the big hats and bow ties, brush off your seersucker suit, polish the silver julep cups and prepare the mint! Hold your horses, place your bets, it’s the most exciting two minutes in sports at Truckee’s run for the roses event of the year!


Saturday, October 22, 2022

Truckee Community Recreation Center

8924 Donner Pass Road, Truckee, CA

5:30 p.m. – Registration and Cocktails

6:30 p.m. – Dinner Begins


The evening features:

Dinner by Billy McCullough of High Camp and Dragonfly


Live Music by The Blues Monsters


Photo Booth, Costume Contest, Crowning of the King and Queen,

horseshoes and of course horse racing!


Silent auction, raffle and FUN, FUN, FUN!

Event Tickets: $100

Click here to purchase tickets and view a short video about the work of Rotary in our community

Proceeds from the KENTRUCKEE Derby, the 2022 Rotary Cadillac Ball go to grants for projects and activities of nonprofit organizations that benefit our Truckee Community.


General Information:

Cadillac Ball: Fundraising for our Truckee Community Since its inception, the Cadillac Ball has raised over $1.5 million. 100% of the event’s proceeds are returned to our community through a monthly grant-making process, helping fill the financial holes for hundreds of local nonprofits, charities, and grassroots organizations. Funds raised by the Cadillac Ball have supported Our Truckee River Legacy, Sierra Senior Services –Meals on Wheels, youth and education, arts and culture, animal welfare, and more.


About Rotary: “Service Above Self”

The Rotary Club of Truckee was chartered on February 14, 1978. Our club has approximately 100 active members who share a compelling sense of service and camaraderie. Each club member volunteers personal time and services to helping improve our community and works hard to raise funds that the club contributes to local, national, and international charities. Our club is part of Rotary International, a worldwide organization of more than 1.2 million professional and community leaders who provide humanitarian service, encourage high ethical standards in business and help build goodwill and peace in the world. There are 33,000 Rotary clubs in more than 200 countries. Clubs are nonpolitical, nonreligious and open to all cultures, races and creeds.


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