Celebrities at the Kentucky Derby through the years: Kim Kardashian, Miranda Lambert and more

It's time for the Kentucky Derby!

As the country eagerly awaits the most prestigious horse race of the year (the 144th annual race!), we're looking back at some of the best celebrity moments from Churchill Downs over the years.

From Kim Kardashian and mother Kris Jenner donning matching black-and-white ensembles back in 2009 to Miranda Lambert's red-hot look in 2014, we've rounded up some of the best celeb looks from the Kentucky Derby. Also on the list? Dannielynn and Larry Birkhead, who love to take father-daughter outings to the annual event, Gayle King, Katie Couric and Lindsey Vonn.

See some of our favorite celebrity sightings from the Kentucky Derby through the years:

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Celebrities at the Kentucky Derby through the years
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Celebrities at the Kentucky Derby through the years

Kim Kardashian in 2009

(Photo by Jason Kempin/WireImage)

Miranda Lambert in 2014

(Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

Gayle King in 2014

(Photo by Stephen J. Cohen/WireImage)

Dannielynn Birkhead and Larry Birkhead in 2017

(Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for Churchill Downs)

Lindsey Vonn in 2011

(Photo by Michael Hickey/WireImage)

Angela Bassett in 2014

(Photo by Stephen J. Cohen/WireImage)

Katie Couric in 2017

(Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for Churchill Downs)

Bethenny Frankel in 2016

(Photo by Steve Mack/Getty Images)

Lindsey Vonn in 2016

(Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Churchill Downs)

Kid Rock in 2013

(Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for Moet & Chandon)

Kris Jenner and Kim Kardashian in 2009

(Photo by Jason Kempin/WireImage)

Elizabeth Chambers and Armie Hammer in 2013

(Photo by Stephen Lovekin/WireImage)

Lauren Conrad in 2013

(Photo by Stephen Lovekin/WireImage)

Kate Upton in 2016

(Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for Churchill Downs)

Giada De Laurentiis in 2017

(Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for Churchill Downs)

Susan Geston and Jeff Bridges in 2017 

(Photo by Robin Marchant/Getty Images for Twentieth Century Fox)

Star Jones in 2014

(Photo by Stephen J. Cohen/WireImage)

Joey Fatone in 2017

(Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for Churchill Downs)

"Vanderpump Rules" stars Jax Taylor Brittany Cartwright, Ariana Madix and Tom Sandoval in 2017

(Photo by Stephen J. Cohen/Getty Images)

Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir in 2016

(Photo by Jeff Moreland/Icon Sportswire/Corbis via Getty Images)

Josh Henderson in 2014

(Photo by Stephen J. Cohen/WireImage)

Pete Wentz in 2014

(Photo by Stephen J. Cohen/WireImage)

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