Monday, May 4, 2009

The Kentucky Derby: Bring On The Pastels, The Hats, The Mint Juleps, And Nick Lachey!

[Nick Lachey, the prince of the Kentucky Derby? Getty] Whether you watch for the excitement of the bet, or for the pretty girls in pastels, thousands of fans turned out their best mint juleps and tuned into the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville. Celebrities like Bethanny Frankel, Aretha Franklin, Michael Jordan, Bobbie Flay, Stephanie March, and many more headed to Kentucky to watch Jockey Calvin Borel and his horse “Mine That Bird” celebrate his win at the 135th Derby.