Celebrities make up a big part of the guest list for the Barnstable Brown Kentucky Derby Eve Gala.
Among the notables expected at the annual diabetes fundraiser are the musicians in Kings of Leon. Performers expected at the gala include country music’s Miranda Lambert, Kix Brooks and Dierks Bentley. Sisters and Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Ann and Nancy Wilson of Heart will be at the party as well as Gene Simmons from Kiss, Richie Sambora from Bon Jovi and members of My Morning Jacket.
Boyz II Men will back, as well as Salt-n-Pepa. Country star Travis Tritt also makes a return to the gala along with LeeAnn Womack, Montgomery Gentry’s Eddie Montgomery, Mary Wilson of the Supremes and Darryl “DMC” McDaniels.
Well-known sports figures also make a showing on the red carpet including quarterback Tom Brady, Wes Welker from the Denver Broncos, Randall Cobb from the Green Bay Packers, and Vince Wilfork from New England Patriots and Kris Humphries from the Boston Celtics will be there. Golfter Jason Dufner is expected along with former UK basketball stars Jodie Meeks, who plays for the L. A. Lakers, and Doron Lamb, who plays for the Orlando Magic.