Brittany Mahomes steals the spotlight at Kentucky Derby 2023
From stunning outfits to Packers reunion, athletes and partners make headlines at Churchill Downs
The 149th Kentucky Derbysaw some of the biggest names in sports and entertainment gather at Churchill Downs over the weekend, with athletes and their partners bringing their fashion A-game to the iconic event.
Kansas City Chiefsquarterback Patrick Mahomes and his wife Brittany were among the star-studded attendees, and the couple turned heads with their stunning outfits.
Brittany donned a shiny pink dress at the Barnstable Brown gala on Derby Eve, before opting for a violet dress with a matching handbag and pink hat on race day. Meanwhile, Patrick rocked a light checkered jacket over a blue shirt, paired with blue pants.
Green Bay Packers reunion and fashion statements steal the spotlight at Kentucky Derby 2023
But it wasn’t just the Mahomeses who made headlines at the Derby. Las Vegas Raiders wide receiver Davante Adams reunited with former Green Bay Packers teammates Aaron Rodgers, Allen Lazard, David Bakhtiari, AJ Hawk, Bryan Bulaga, and Jimmy Graham, making for a mini-Packers reunion at the event. The group even posed for a picture together, immortalizing the occasion.
Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen also made a fashion statement at the Derby, sporting a peach-and-vanilla jacket before changing into a more neutral light green suit.Meanwhile, FOX Sports host Joy Taylor stunned in an elegant black dress on the red carpet, while sportscaster Kay Adams turned heads with a lingerie-like dress as she reported from Churchill Downs on Friday.
But when it came to the main event, all eyes were on the horses. Mage emerged as the winner of the Kentucky Derby, with jockey Javier Castellano delivering a superb ride to clinch victory. However, it was the athletes and their partners who stole the show off the track, turning the 149th Kentucky Derby into a star-studded affair.