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Need a last-minute Kentucky Derby outfit? We have you covered




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If you are watching the “Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports” in person or at a party, a good outfit is a must. Bright colors and big hats are a common sight on race day. See our shoppable links below for all your Kentucky Derby fashion needs.

Heading to Churchill Downs to catch the action in person? Be sure to check the dress code for the section you are seated to avoid a fashion faux pas.

Need more inspiration? Check out our complete fashion guide.

Kentucky Derby hats and fascinators

No Kentucky Derby outfit is complete without a big hat or extravagant fascinator.

Here’s what to know Is it bad luck to wear green or carry $50 to the Kentucky Derby?

Kentucky Derby dresses

Kentucky Derby shoes

It’s a long day at the track so keep that in mind as you pick your shoes. Even if you’re attending a party, who wants to be uncomfortable? Stay away from stilettos and opt for a more comfortable wedge or chunky heel.

Kentucky Derby accessories

If opting to bring a purse or bag and you’re going to Churchill Downs, be sure to check the bag policy.

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