The Fourth Annual Fillies and Stallions party was packed with celebs, athletes, and Derby enthusiasts. The even took place on Derby Eve, Friday, May 2, 2014 Mellwood Arts Center. Guests danced to the tunes of DJ Mr. Best and DJ Jerzy while sipping delicious Captain Morgan White Rum cocktails.
Partygoers were encouraged to swap out the traditional Mint Julep for a Mint Mutiny cocktail - a refreshing take on the classic, made with new Captain Morgan White Rum. The Mint Mutiny recipe was created specifically for the event by Top Chef judge Hugh Acheson, who was in attendance.
A favorite amongst professional athletes, the 4th Annual Fillies and Stallions party also saw tons of collegiate, professional, and retired star athletes that all wanted a piece of pre-derby festivities. Eric Wood, Kyle Rudolph, Clay Matthews, Aaron Rodgers, Kris Humphries, EJ Manuel, Scotty Pippen, Gary Payton, Chris Canty, and Warren Moon were all in attendance.
Other celebs seen at the party include Real Housewives stars Lizzie Rovsek and Danielle Gregorio. They flew all the way from the O.C. for a little southern comfort and some Derby festivities! They were ushered in with their husbands to a private VIP table and sipped Captain Morgan White Rum cocktails while dancing.
To see what the celebs were wearing on the red carpet, check out the photo gallery.