AMPM Plans: Best Events in May 2019

So much to do, so much to see, but these events are exactly where you need to be. AMPM has put together the hottest events in May that you won’t want to miss. 

Kentucky Derby

Kentucky Derby

May 4th, 2019

The Kentucky Derby is unlike any other sporting event! With a crowd of more than 150,000 people, unparalleled history and tradition and its unique spectacle, the Kentucky Derby has been described by Forbes as one of the "Greatest Bucket-list Sporting Events" in America. Every year, on the first Saturday in May, thousands of guests gather under the Twin Spires at Churchill Downs to create lifelong memories with their friends and family.

Cannes

Cannes Film Festival

May 14th - 25th, 2019

The 72nd annual Cannes Film Festival is scheduled to be held from 14 to 25 May 2019. Mexican filmmaker Alejandro González Iñárritu will serve as the jury president. American film director Jim Jarmusch's ensemble zombie comedy film The Dead Don't Die will serve as the opening film of the festival. The Festival is completely starstudded and is one of the hottest events in the world. 

PGA

PGA Championship

May 16th - 19th, 2019

The 2019 PGA Championship will take place from Monday, May 13 through Sunday, May 19, 2019, with the first round starting Thursday, May 16. Regularly featuring the strongest field based on the Official World Golf Ranking, the PGA is the only all-professional major championship with 156 players competing annually for one of golf’s most prized possessions, the Wanamaker Trophy. The tournament will be played at Bethpage Black Course in Long Island, New York.

BottleRock

BottleRock Festival

May 24th - 26th, 2019

Experience the first taste of summer at BottleRock Napa Valley, May 24 - 26, 2019 featuring the BEST in live music, wine, food, and brew. BottleRock is an upscale festival bringing together the best of the best in the culinary and music world. Neil Young & Promise Of The Real, Santana, Mumford & Sons, Imagine Dragons, Pharrell Williams and Logic have been tapped to headline the festival.

F1 Monaco

F1 Monaco

May 26th, 2019

The Monaco Grand Prix is a Formula One motor race held each year on the Circuit de Monaco. Run since 1929, it is widely considered to be one of the most important and prestigious automobile races in the world.

French Open

French Open

May 20th - June 9th, 2019

The countdown to this famous tennis tournament has begun. The French Open is the only Grand Slam event held on clay, making it widely considered to be the most physically demanding tennis tournament in the world.