Are you ready for the Kentucky Derby? Because we are! The highly-anticipated race will be a sight to behold. Click to WATCH a live stream of the whole event!
Every year, the Kentucky Derby is full of fun, amazing outfits and epic competition. The 2015 race should be no different. The fastest horses in the world will be galloping out of the gates at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky. on May 2 to see who will be dubbed the 2015 Kentucky Derby winner. HollywoodLife.com has a way for you to watch all the incredible action right here!
Kentucky Derby Live Stream: Watch The Race Online
Coverage of the 2015 Kentucky Derby will air from 4 p.m. ET to 7:30 p.m. ET. The actual race is set to start at 6:24 p.m. ET. The best horses and their jockeys will be racing to capture one of the most coveted racing awards.
The Kentucky Derby will be streaming on NBC Sports Live Extra. All you have to do is verify your cable satellite, or telco subscription! (There seems to be a 45 minute free preview, though.)
American Pharoah and Dortmund are two of the most talked-about horses this year. Both horses are trained by Bob Baffert. However, it’s anyone’s win for the taking.
Some of the biggest Hollywood celebrities have turned out for the racing event. Sarah Hyland, Whitney Bischoff, Kendra Wilkinson, Hank Baskett, Nick Lachey, Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir are all in Louisville, Kentucky. It’s a great day to be there!
This is the 141st annual Kentucky Derby. Yes, that means the first Kentucky Derby was in 1874! In addition to American Pharoah and Dortmund, Materiality, Upstart, Firing Line and Carpe Diem are a few of the other horses who have a good chance of crossing the finish line first.
If you were hoping that California Chrome — winner of last year’s Kentucky Derby — would be trying to score a repeat win, then think again. The incredible racer will not be in this year’s Kentucky Derby.
HollywoodLifers, are you excited for the Kentucky Derby? What horse do you want to win? Let us know!
— Avery Thompson