Fancy hats, colorful outfits: Dress to impress at the Kentucky Derby or Derby-themed parties

There is more to the Kentucky Derby than horse races. Fancy hats, colorful dresses, and suits – The Derby is also one of the most anticipated events to showcase the best spring fashion. This year’s Kentucky Derby is set to take place on Saturday, May 7.

According to the Derby’s official website, women in the reserved seating areas typically wear spring dresses, pastel-colored suits or bold separates that coordinate with their Derby headwear and accessories. For men, sun-drenched, tropical colors in bold stripes or busy plaid and bright pastels steal the limelight. For those who want a more polished look, the website suggests a classic navy or seersucker blazer that’s always in style. Read more at WXII.