Category Archives: Derby

Kings of Leon, Miranda Lambert top Barnstable Derby Eve guest list

Since its inception, the Barnstable Brown Kentucky Derby Eve Gala has brought in members of famous rock bands. But this year’s guest list to the all-star bash features a few entire bands that are topping fan and critics lists today: … Continue reading

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Derby celeb thoughts from Friday’s ‘Fallon’

I just watched Friday night’s Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (gotta hear the thank-you notes) Saturday, and I already see the makings of a Derby 2014 celebs list. The lead-off guest was James Spader (bottom, photos by Lloyd Bishop for … Continue reading

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Live blog: Kentucky Derby 139

Ralph Scott of Louisville and Sylvia Smith of London — the London — came to their first Derby wondering if they would even bet. But they looked at the odds and decided to put some bills on Orb and Revolutionary. “I’m here … Continue reading

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Live blog: Barnstable Brown Party

  Everybody loves a hometown hero. UofL basketball star Peyton Siva could barely do interviews for all the fans cheering SIVA! SIVA! as he entered the Barnstable Gala. He said he was enjoying the love and looks forward to coming … Continue reading

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Barnstable Brown Gala celebrates 25 years

Louisville’s Barnstable Brown Gala will celebrate its 25th edition with plenty of old friends and some new faces Derby Eve. Among the familiar faces at the home of The ‘Ville’s hostess with the mostess, Patricia Barnstable Brown, will be reigning … Continue reading

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2013 Derby Eve guest lists shaping up

While not everyone has reported Derby Eve plans as of this writing (11 p.m. Thurs., April 25), celebrity guest lists are starting to shape up for several May 3 events  in Louisville. One bash making a notable return to the … Continue reading

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Six words celebrities should never say

My job is often to get celebrities to talk to me, not to tell them what they shouldn’t say. But were I to ever be in the position of telling a celebrity how to conduct himself or herself in public, there is … Continue reading

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Derby: Scenes from the red carpet

Click here for a HUGE gallery of celebrity photos from the Kentucky Derby. Click here for a package of red carpet videos from over the weekend, including the shark hunter nabbing the Copious Notes camera. Rich’s note: Reporter Josh Kegley … Continue reading

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Derby: Once a Cat …

The University of Kentucky Wildcats spotted one of their Big Blue bretheren on the red carpet and tried to wave him into the picture with them. But the ol’ pro waved them on. Patterson, who now plays for the Houston … Continue reading

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Derby: Not too early to drink

The question, what events are a good excuse to drink before noon yields a one-word answer from a number of folks: Derby. Nursing Bloody Marys, a fairly traditional a.m. drink, Jared Studley (yes, that is his real name) of Nashua, … Continue reading

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