IMAGES | Celebrities flock to the 2018 Barnstable Brown Gala
The 30th annual Barnstable Brown Kentucky Derby Eve Gala began at 8 p.m. on Friday, May 4, and, as always, it boasts a star-studded list of celebrities.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The 30th annual Barnstable Brown Kentucky Derby Eve Gala boasts a star-studded list of celebrities again this year in the Highlands.
The gala is well-known for its red carpet and late-night music jams.
Green Bay Packers Quarterback Aaron Rodgers is just one of the many celebrities who is in town for the event. He was joined by other football stars like Tony Romo, Von Miller, Jimmy Graham and A.J. Hawk.
Several well-known performers were also in the mix, including Boyz II Men, Salt-N-Pepa and Kid Rock.
Some of the actors attending include Ty Burrell, Teddi Jo Mellencamp and Taylor Kitsch.
Here's the complete list of celebrities attending:
- Kid Rock
- Aaron Rodgers
- Ty Burrell
- Brooks & Dunn
- Bobby Brown
- Taylor Kitsch (Friday Night Lights, X-Men Origins: Wolverine)
- Johnny Knoxville
- Von Miller (Denver Broncos, Super Bowl MVP, Dancing with the Stars)
- Blair Underwood (Quantico, L.A. Law)
- Nikki Sixx (Mötley Crüe)
- Richie Sambora of Bon Jovi
- Salt-N-Pepa with DJ Spinderella
- Boyz II Men
- Darryl "DMC" McDaniels (Run-DMC)
- Jennifer Holliday
- Tony Romo (Dallas Cowboys, CBS NFL Football)
- Lee Brice (Country music artist)
- Travis Tritt (Country music artist)
- Terri Clark (Country music artist)
- Eddie Montgomery of Montgomery Gentry
- Orianthi (musician)
- Aisha Tyler (TV personality, comedian, actress)
- Stephen Amell (Arrow)
- Emily Bett Rickards (Arrow)
- Bode Miller
- Charlotte McKinney (Model and actress)
- Naomi Judd
- Joey Fatone
- Guy Fieri
- Jordan Smith (Singer, The Voice)
- Tara Lipinski
- Johnny Weir
- Mary Wilson (The Supremes)
- Jimmy Graham (Green Bay Packers, All-Pro) NFL player currently with the Green Bay Packers
- Randall Cobb (Green Bay Packers)
- Clay Matthews (Green Bay Packers)
- David Bakhtiari (Green Bay Packers)
- Corey Linsley (Green Bay Packers)
- A. J. Hawk (Green Bay Packers, Cincinnati Bengals)
- Dannielynn and Larry Birkhead
- Jesse Watters (Fox News)
- Teddi Jo Mellencamp (The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills)
Patricia Barnstable Brown will co-host the event with her twin sister Priscilla Barnstable.
"Our historic 30th year will be extraordinary," Patricia said in a statement. "It will be one for the history books.”
The Barnstable Brown Gala has raised and donated approximately $14 million to the Barnstable Brown Diabetes Center at the University of Kentucky over the past 11 years.
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