The Bowl for the Roses Celebrity Charity Bowling Event is one of the biggest celebrity events leading up to the Kentucky Derby.

The 2nd annual Bowl for the Roses is Thursday, May 3rd at Lucky Strike Lanes on 4th Street Live in downtown Louisville.

The Bowl for the Roses is hosted by Joey "J-Dub" Wagner, jockey Robby Alabrado, and NFL quarterback Chris Redman.

All proceeds from the Bowl for the Roses will be donated to the Kentucky Jockey Fund, the Deion Branch Foundation, and Cabbage Patch.

Celebrities that have participated in the Bowl for the Roses include:

-Pro football players Deion Branch, Chris Redman, Carson Palmer, John Elway, Warren Moon, Byron Leftwich, Troy Brown, Dave Ragone, Kyle Boller, and Kerry Rhodes.

-Jockeys Robby Albarado, Mark Guidry, Corey Lanerie, and Willie Martinez

-Also former NBA and U of L basketball legend Darrell Griffith"Dancing with the Stars" alum Stacy Keibler, Playboy Playmates Jennifer Walcott and Stacy Fuson, , members of hip hop group "Nappy Roots," and Olympic skier Bodie Miller.