Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear and First Lady Britainy Beshear helped unveil the 2021 Kentucky Derby Celebration Poster, along with other posters during a ceremony Monday in Frankfort.
Lexington, KY artist Lennon Michalski designed this year's poster.
"The Kentucky Derby will have some fans in-person this year. This is what is possible through our successful rollout of the safe and effective COVID-19 vaccines," said Gov. Beshear.
The 147th Kentucky Derby will have limited capactiy at Churchill Downs when the gates open on May 1st.
"Thoroughbred horse racing is many things in Kentucky: it's sport, culture, business and heritage," said Gov. Beshear.
"This year's poster extemplifies the excitement and enthusiasm that surrounds the greatest two minutes in sports. It also serves as a wonderfully vibrant and cherished memento of the race for the public."
To purchase a copy of this year's poster, visit https://secure.kentucky.gov/InventoryServices/HistoricProperties/OnlineStore