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Kentucky Derby Draws in Big Crowd

By: Tamara Evans Email
By: Tamara Evans Email

People from around the world made their way to Louisville this weekend to attend the Kentucky Derby.

The Kentucky Derby is the well-known tradition people around the world are all too familiar with.

People from around the world gathered at Churchill Downs in Louisville this weekend placing their bets, and replacing their bets with the favorite horse "I Want Revenge" being scratched.

Of course, many people were sporting their best derby fashion for the occasion, and there were plenty of celebrities on hand to watch the race.

Brooke Shields, Gretchen Wilson, Eli Manning, Gabrielle Union, Tyrese, Joey Fatone, Nick Lachey, Drew Lachey, Bob Guiney, Rebecca Budig, Lance Gross, Eva Pigford, Kathryn Joosten, Phil Helmuth, Doris Roberts, Guy Fieri, NFL player Warren Moon, Nora Roberts, Bobby Flay, Stephanie March, NFL player Shane Graham, Taylor Dane, Mekhi Phifer, Kim Kardashian, Chris Jenner, and Shawn Stockman from Boyz II Men were some of the celebrities that made an appearance on the carpet today.


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