Run for the Roses: Kentucky Derby Wedding Inspiration

The Kentucky Derby takes place on May 3rd — in celebration, check out creative wedding ideas inspired by the most exciting two minutes in sports!

When Pigs Fly Events put together a wedding inspiration shoot filled with equine accents and a special dose of Southern charm. Event planner Courtney Stone walks us through how any bride can achieve this chic and timeless look — check out all of the photos below!

The mane attraction: A stallion dressed up for the occasion with a lush green garland. If you're tying the knot in a rustic farm setting, “Use creative modes of transportation for your guests, like horse-drawn wagons, tractor pulls, and carriages,” Courtney says.