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Reader: Kentucky Derby list left biggest party at the starting gate

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Our list of "Five Kentucky Derby parties that will have you off to the races" offered an array of activities, but didn't include the 2012 Derby Party, which bills itself as "a Colorado tradition" and is an annual fundraiser for the Sean "Ranch" Lough Memorial Scholarship.

The party has been held both at Infinity Park in Glendale and the Denver Botanic Gardens, and will be downtown this year. But we didn't include it on the list for one good reason: Tickets are sold out, although the organizers are keeping a waitlist.

Says BSquared:

I am sorry but this list does not include the biggest Denver Derby party of the all, the one that sells out every year, the one that has all the history of a great derby party.

How could this be missed? Denverderby.com

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