The 2018 Met Gala is nearly upon us, so it's time to gear up for the biggest night in fashion and all the watercooler moments it inspires. Remember Rihanna's mile-long train? Sarah Jessica Parker's flaming headdress? Madonna's butt-baring mesh? Solange Knowles' satellite dish dress? Kim Kardashian's head-to-toe floral fabric? All these head-turning looks hit the Met Gala red carpet in recent years, with Vogue Editor-in-Chief Anna Wintour presiding over it all.

The Met Gala is now in its 72nd year, and this year's soirée will be held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 8. Though most of us aren't invited — and, if you're like us, couldn't afford to go anyway — we'll be able to scope out all the haute couture on television and online. Here's all the info you need to know about this year's festivities, including details on the theme, the TV coverage, and the guest list…