party planning is almost complete...i'm praying for gorgeous weather next weekend!
this weekend entails getting all the goods together and...
yardwork -- mulching & planting (bleh)
i'm not much for the outdoors or yardwork.
• pulled pork bbq • golden flake dill pickle potato chips (sent up from my parents in TN) •
• corn dogs for the kids • coleslaw • raw vegetable tray • fresh fruit tray • cheese & cracker tray
• derby pie • mini red velvet cupcakes • horse-shaped iced sugar cookies
• mint juleps • peach champagne bellinis • sweet tea • pink lemonade • beer
dresses and hats for the ladies; khakis and oxfords for the gentelmen
DÉCOR & AMBIANCE
red, white and blue (derby colors)
red roses and silver trays
oversized gold foil horeshoes
framed pictures of derby icons (churchill downs, horses, women in hats, etc.)
derby imprinted paper plates and napkins
derby pre-race festivities on the big screen
pick the winning horse
make your own derby hat (for the little ladies)
stick horse races (for all the children)
please tell me what i'm missing or need to alter!
hope you have a fabulous weekend!