Get A Taste of the South with A Kentucky Derby Party!
The Kentucky Derby, in Louisville, Kentucky, dates all the way back to 1864. It is one of the oldest thoroughbred horse races in the USA, and is definitely the best-known. The Derby is known for its parties, so why not throw one of your own? Sip a Mint Julep, try some Southern cuisine, invite some friends, and watch the race in your very own home.
These bite-sized treats are perfect to munch on while watching the race!
These Southern favorites will really make you feel like you’re in Kentucky! Comfort food at its finest.
Fresh fruit finds its way into most Southern desserts, so end your meal with one of these fruity desserts.
Try these sweet and sippable drinks, from the traditional Mint Julep to the refreshing lemonade punch.
1. For a bit of fun, have your guests show up in their most flamboyant hats. The bigger, the better!
2. Have everyone bet a dollar or two on their favorite horse. It will really add some excitement to the atmosphere.
3.Put together a playlist of related songs, such as "My Old Kentucky Home" or "Mint Julep."
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