Derby: Jacksons coming to Barnstable-Brown
The Kentucky Derby is now less that two weeks away and the guest list is starting to take shape for the annual Barnstable-Brown Derby Eve Gala, April 30 at the Louisville home of Patricia Barnstable-Brown.
Tito, Marlon and Jackie Jackson, members of the Jackson 5, which featured the Michael Jackson, will be guests at the party that has previously hosted Jackson sisters Janet and La Toya. In honor of the visit, Barnstable-Brown said the event will feature a tribute to the Jacksons’ music with songs like ABC and I Want You Back.
This is the 22nd year for the Barnstable-Brown Gala, which benefits diabetes research at the University of Kentucky and University of Louisville. Recent party guests have included Paris Hilton and Brooke Shields.
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[...] Last week, Patricia Barnstable-Brown, who co-hosts the gala with her sister Priscilla Barnstable, announced three members of the Jackson Five – Tito, Marlon and Jackie – will be coming. They’ll be joined in a tribute to their late [...]
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