Kentucky Derby Party to raise funds for hospice

April 24th, 2014 at 8:05 am by under Latest Posts

DURANGO, COLO (KRQE) – A Kentucky Derby Party will take place Saturday, May 3, to benefit Hospice of Mercy in Durango, Colo.

Guests are invited to dress up and cheer for the fastest horses at the event scheduled from 2 to 5 p.m. in the Garden at the Rochester Hotel.

Funds raised will go toward a new 12-bed hospice residence.

Prizes will be given for ladies’ best hat, men’s best dressed and a raffle for the winning horse.

Tickets are $25 for Young Professionals of Durango members and $75 for the general public, and can be purchased at the Durango Chamber’s website, or by calling 247-0312. The prices include race viewing and two specialty drinks.


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