Plan Your Own Derby Party

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It’s time to start planning your perfect Kentucky Derby Day event. The Kentucky Derby Party Planning Guide has everything you need to plan the perfect party – including décor and entertainment ideas, food and drink recipes, wagering tips, and more!

Kentucky Derby Party Planning Guide

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Here’s some quick tips on planning and hosting your Kentucky Derby Party.

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Party Ideas

The Derby is not just about horse racing. It's about the magic that makes the first Saturday in May unique in sports, fashion and style and how people come together to honor Southern traditions. Whether you prefer a traditional theme...something more modern...or just good friends and family getting together for an afternoon of fun.

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