The reason for the get together is a horse race. But it's more about the crowd that tailgates like something out of a Ralph Lauren commercial. Yes, folks, this is my diocese. Here's a piece of the article:
After taking off multiple days from work for planning and inviting more than 175 people, she set up a table with sandwiches, desserts and a 175-pound ice sculpture of a horse's head about half the size of a person.
In The Godfather, a horse's head was a warning; In Far Hills, New Jersey, it's table decoration!