The 34th annual Barnstable Brown Kentucky Derby Eve Gala welcomed famous faces and well-known locals on Friday night in Louisville’s Highlands neighborhood.
Stars load the red carpet at the Kentucky Derby
The athletes were front and center ahead of the greatest two minutes in sports.
Author: Grace McKenna
Published: 9:15 PM EDT May 6, 2023
Updated: 11:51 PM EDT May 6, 2023
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Some years are about the actors and some years are about the singers. This year on the Kentucky Derby red carpet, it was dominated by athletes and leading the charge was “Rider’s Up” caller Patrick Mahomes.
When it comes to racing, who knows competition better than athletes.
“As an athlete? I was wondering, do horses get nervous? Like it was just such a weird question,” Oksana Masters said.