When your Birthday Boy loves horses, why not throw a fabulous, fun, and fresh Horse Party…Derby-style!  Mandy Richardson, of When & Where Invites, hosted this adorable Derby Party for her son and she filled it with details that are just perfect for any horse-loving little boy or girl!  I am really loving the bright red and blue!

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Hold on to your Derby hats!  Norene, of Party Pinching, has come up with the cutest and funniest little horses for you to make with your children for Derby Day!  The Kentucky Derby is often an elegant affair geared toward adults enjoying their mint-juleps, but Norene has come up with a fabulous way to include the children- and she is sharing her idea with us!  Make these ahead or let the children make their own!  They are sure to be a winner!

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Deanna, of Mirabelle Creations, has lived in Kentucky all of her life and has grown-up attending and now hosting Derby Parties!  She says that, as a child, her favorite part of the race was watching the winner accept the rose garland.  Deanna used the roses as her inspiration for this beautiful party and the beautiful party printables that she designed. 

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The Kentucky Derby is only a few weeks away!  Katherine, from a fun blog called The Side Stuff, designed this collection of Derby Party printables just in time for the Run for the Roses.  I love the circle of Roses that she included in the invitations and more.

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With all equestrian eyes on the races at Saratoga this weekend, I thought it would be a good time to share this horse-theme birthday party with you!  Kentucky mom, Leslie, designed this party for her daughter- whose birthday just happened to fall on the same day as the Kentucky Derby!  Pink, girly, and very Derby!

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Another Reason to Wear a Fancy Hat…

The Royal Wedding made us all want to find a great hat and a reason to wear it!  Here is a little tease from Simply Swanky/Swanky Press to set the mood for the next best hat-wearing party around!  An idea board for The Kentucky Derby to get your party ideas churning!  May 7th will be here soon! 

P.S. This party is for the BIG kids in the family- with perks the little kids will love too!

Seasonal Party Ideas | Kentucky Derby

by Elizabeth on April 29, 2011

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