LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Down the Stretch with Sherlene Shanklin: I have been waiting for the list of celebrities attending the Kentucky Derby and the events surrounding the fastest two minutes in sports. I now have my first official list with only a little over a one week to go.
The Trifecta Gala hosted by former NBA, Louisville Cardinal star and Heartland Coca-Cola CEO Junior Bridgeman and his family will have Usher as their entertainment at the KFC Yum! Center on the eve of the Kentucky Derby.
Here’s some of their guest list in alpha order:
Edric Bam Adebayo
Vivica A. Fox
Stephen A. Smith
The Trifecta Gala will be held on Friday, May 3,2019 at the KFC Yum! Center. The Red Carpet begins at 7:00 p.m. Proceeds from this year’s event will benefit the V Foundation, the West End School and the University of Louisville Autism Center. General admission tickets start at $700.
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