Celebrities

Throughout the history of the Kentucky Derby, the race has had a special appeal to the celebrity set. The rich and famous that mingle among the Derby Day crowd add a unique dimension to the spectacle of the “Run for the Roses.”

2011 Derby Attended Celebrities


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Jordin Sparks, Bobby Flay, Nikki Taylor, Betsey Johnson, Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers, Smokey Robinson, Travis Tritt, Jonas Brothers, Chris Meloni, Lindsay Vaughn, Marissa Miller, Kate Gosselin, Miranda Lambert, Wynonna Judd, Montgomery Gentry, LeeAnn Womack, Kix Brookers, Taylor Dane, Joey Fatone, Mary Wilson, Bode Miller, Nick Lachey & Vanessa Minillo, DeMarcus Cousins, Terry Bradshaw, Erin Andrews, Paula Patton, Bob Guinney, Phil Helmuth, John Paul & Eloise DeJoria, Ian Somerhalder, Tim Daly, Bill Paxton, Mike Willis, Randy Owen, Thomas Kinkake, Melissa Biggs, Jennifer Elise Cox, Tichina Arnold, Alana Curry, Ken Davitian, Robert Williamson III, Greg Jennings, Mario Urrutia, Warren Moon, Nora Roberts, Dr. James Watson, Rozonda “Chili” Thomas, Cedric the Entertainer, Orlando “Tubby” Smith, Bob Costas, Maria Menunos, Jennifer Tilly, Paul Haggis, Chris Allen, Audrina Partridge, Julie Benz, Paul Reiser, Seth Green, Babyface, Reggie Bush, Alan Houston, Tracy Morgan, Kerry Rhodes, Angel McCoughtry, Denyce Lawton, Coach Mo, Amobi Okoye, Deion Branch, Hosea Chancez, Raven Symone, Congressman Cleo Fields, Taraji P. Henson, Richard Seymour, Vince Wilifork, Lauren Velez, Michael Bush, Kate Upton, Jerry and Susan Bruckheimer, Kate Walsh, Guy Fieri, Mark and Matt Harris, Fred Thompson, Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis Jr, Ambassador and Mrs. Alfred Hoffman, Karen Sherry & Mr. Jack Dolan, Ambassador and Mr. Bailey and Martha Stewart.