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Doing Derby In Style at Rodes in Louisville

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Doing Derby In Style at Rodes in Louisville

Published Mar 7, 2018
Updated Jul 2, 2019

As you know by now, the Kentucky Derby is much more than just a two-minute Thoroughbred race! It is a significant cultural event that brings fans from all over the world and from all walks of life. Race day is also a time for men and women to show off the hottest spring styles and latest spin on traditional Derby attire, and there's no better place to find great styles for the Kentucky Derby than Rodes For Him | For Her in Louisville!

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Throughout the grandstands you’ll find attendees dressed to the nines just for this special day! Derby hats are a favorite site on Oaks and Derby Day and they come in an unbelievable array of sizes, shapes arrangements and colors. The sky is the limit and no design is too over the top.

To match the Derby hats, men and women alike utilize their best fashion skills! Some outfits are formal, some are entertaining, but all are unique and attention getting. You’ll find as many fabulous photos in the press of our dressed up race fans as you will of the Thoroughbreds running in the races on the days following the Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks.

In an attempt to assist those interested in stepping up their Derby appearances, raise money for charity and have a tremendous amount of fun, Rodes in Louisville hosts the annual Derby Divas event, which is a night of shopping, fun and friendship held every April at the store's Brownsboro Road location. The event benefits the Norton Cancer Institute Breast Health Program and supports the cost of mammograms for underserved women in the Louisville area. Along with high fashion, food and refreshments, the event has featured internationally famed hat makers and speakers.

It’s never too early to start planning for your next Kentucky Derby! For more information about the Derby Divas event, or for a personal shopping experience that is second to none, visit Rodes online, or give them a call at 502.753.7633.


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