Fillies & Lilies Party

In the Kentucky Derby Museum at Churchill Downs, the Fillies & Lilies Party on May 1 provided an ideal end to a thrilling day at the track. This Oaks night party featured live entertainment by country musician Sara Evans, dancing, a premium open bar, a bourbon lounge and complimentary heavy hors d’oeuvres. Magician Matthew Furman thrilled guests with his latest assortment of magic tricks and mind illusions that kept everyone guessing.

Photos by JAMES EATON

Hall of Fame Jockey John Velazquez, spoke on behalf of the Jockey\'s in attendance, and on behalf of the Permanently Disabled Jockey Fund.Ken Kurek of QuintEvents and the Jockey\'s posed for pictures with a $10,000 check made out to the Permanently Disabled Jockeys\' Fund.Hostess of the Fillies and Lilies Party- Wendy Clancy and Jamie Fisher with DerbyBeauty.com.Host and Hostess of the Fillies and Lilies Party: Ken Kurek, Wendy Clancy and Brian Learst.Tom and Danielle Schneider with Host of the Fillies and Lilies Party- Brian Learst.Chelsea Kirkhammer and Pamela Stormoen.Fillies & Lilies Permanently Disabled Jockey Fund Ice Sculpture.Greg and Leigh Belcher with Ginger and Swain Beard.An arriving guest, signed the Get Well Card for Ron Turcotte.Krista Stone and Jennifer Foley.Tom and Amanda Woods with Tammy and Steve Taylor.Attendees dined on decident heavy hors d’oeuvres throughout the evening.Attendees dined on decident heavy hors d’oeuvres throughout the evening.Mitch Cambareri and Kaleigh Cody.Patricia and Bobby Love.Front Row: Marie Giannitsis, Cathy Dantchik and Lori O\'Connor.\nBack Row: Sherry Cohen, Ellen Chopay and Sue Poulin.Fawn Buehner, Nick Cardinale and Tammy Isheeva.Mike Stone and Steve Dianchini.Dan and Carla Hogan with Jen Kaiser and Craig Barron.Shirley and Michael Charbonnet with Dawn and Randal Cooper.Attendees got together for group photos, captured pictures/ video during Sara Evan\'s performance, and danced the night away.Fred Minnick poured 22 yr. Blade And Bow for guest\' in the Bourbon Lounge.Fillies and Lilies Derby Eve Party.Limited Edition Fillies and Lilies Cigars were provided to attendees in the Bourbon Lounge.Limited Edition Fillies and Lilies Cigars were provided to attendees in the Bourbon Lounge.Noelle Norvell, Brian Ruede and Shannon McCoy.Country Music Artist Sara Evan\'s and her Band, entertained the guest\' with renditions of many of her Top 10 songs.Country Music Artist Sara Evan\'s and her Band, entertained the guest\' with renditions of many of her Top 10 songs.Country Music Artist Sara Evan\'s and her Band, entertained the guest\' with renditions of many of her Top 10 songs.Country Music Artist Sara Evan\'s and her Band, entertained the guest\' with renditions of many of her Top 10 songs.Country Music Artist Sara Evan\'s and her Band, entertained the guest\' with renditions of many of her Top 10 songs.Country Music Artist Sara Evan\'s and her Band, entertained the guest\' with renditions of many of her Top 10 songs.Country Music Artist Sara Evan\'s and her Band, entertained the guest\' with renditions of many of her Top 10 songs.Attendees got together for group photos, captured pictures/ video during Sara Evan\'s performance, and danced the night away.Country Music Artist Sara Evan\'s and her Band, entertained the guest\' with renditions of many of her Top 10 songs.Country Music Artist Sara Evan\'s and her Band, entertained the guest\' with renditions of many of her Top 10 songs.Attendees got together for group photos, captured pictures/ video during Sara Evan\'s performance, and danced the night away.Lorraine Daley and Archie Hattie.The Comfy Cow served a select choice of decedent ice creams.Fillies and Lilies Derby Eve Party.Fillies and Lilies Derby Eve Party.Fillies and Lilies Derby Eve Party.Fillies and Lilies Derby Eve Party.