The 2017 Kentucky Derby (and 143rd renewal of the Kentucky Derby) – “The Most Exciting Two Minutes In Sports” – will be held this Saturday, May 6! Post time for the 2017 Kentucky Derby is scheduled for 6:34 p.m. ET. The actual race is scheduled to start at 6:46 p.m.
There are few American sporting events with both the history and crowd appeal of the Kentucky Derby. It’s amazing traditions – enjoying a mint julep, wearing a beautiful hat, and joining fellow race fans – elevate the Kentucky Derby from just a sporting event, making it a celebration of southern style and a true example of Americana. The Kentucky Derby is the longest running sporting event in the United States, the first Kentucky Derby was held in 1875. The race is often labeled as “The Run for the Roses®”, and it has continued to produce “the most exciting two minutes in sports”.
Watching the horses run and picking a winner is so exciting! We have our money on Irish War Cry (for a full list of contenders look below the images 🙂 What could be more exciting than watching the horses compete? Well the fashion of course 🙂 Below we have a beautiful selection of dresses, hats, and more – that will help to make your Kentucky Derby Fashion experience a glamorous one! Look, Click, Shop, Win, and Enjoy!