Christine Moore A Featured Milliner Of the 146th Kentucky Derby

Jan 20, 2020 Sara Brown Meehan

Derby’s First Featured Milliner Continues Role for Third Consecutive Year

LOUISVILLE, Ky., January 21, 2020 – Churchill Downs Racetrack today announced that Christine Moore will continue for the third year as a featured milliner of the 146th Kentucky Derby presented by Woodford Reserve. Moore became the Derby’s first featured milliner in history in 2018. Her highly popular hats and fascinators for women and men are available for purchase at 
Moore’s explosive and comfortable hat designs have been a staple of the racing industry for over a decade and have been worn by women and men at the world’s most famous racetracks and equine events. She is the Official Milliner for the Breeders’ Cup Race of Champions, America’s Best Racing, the Jim McKay Maryland Million Day, the Iroquois Steeplechase and the Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association. She is also the featured milliner at the Florida Derby, Keeneland and the Preakness Stakes. 
Moore’s hats of have been worn by Jennifer Lopez, Mary J. Blige, Katy Perry, Kate Upton, Tara Lipinsky, Steffi Graf, Bo Derek, Jewel and the Today Show’s Dylan Dryer and Al Roker. Moore and her famous hats have been featured on the Today Show, the Netflix Show 7 Days Out and have appeared on television shows including Nashville, Gossip Girl, The Carrie Diaries and Horseplayers. 
“As the Kentucky Derby’s first featured milliner, I’m thrilled to continue to bring my designs to Derby fans again for the third year,” said Moore. “The Derby is one of the most exciting days in racing and thanks to the famous hats, it’s also one of the most exciting days in fashion.”
About the Kentucky Derby

The $3 million Kentucky Derby takes place on the first Saturday in May at historic Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky.  Inaugurated in 1875, the legendary 1 1/4-mile race for three-year-olds is the oldest continuously held sporting event in North America and the first leg of the Triple Crown. Also known as 'The Run for the Roses' and 'The Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports,' the Kentucky Derby is the most attended horserace in the nation with nearly 160,000 attendees. 


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