Best Kentucky Derby Looks Over the Years
A retrospective glance at the most stylish Churchill Downs set and their fabulous hats.
The Kentucky Derby is well-regarded in the South as the most exciting two minutes in sports. Not only is it one of the most popular horse races in the country, with crowds flocking to Louisville, Kentucky, it's also one of the most stylish events.(Plus, refreshing mint julep required.) Every year, we wait with baited breath to see Southern belles and gents pull out all the stops for their race-day ensembles and weekend party wear. In celebration of the Kentucky Derby, here are some of the most attention-grabbing dresses, suits, and headwear our favorite Southern celebrities and infield attendees have sported over the years, starting from the early 2000s to today. Cue major closet envy.