July 29, 2012 - 7:51pm
Only 2 days to the Kentucky Derby. Count down the days to the big day with us and learn a new fact about the Kentucky Derby each day.
Louisville is fortunate to have the biggest race in horse racing right here in its back yard, but often residents take the Kentucky Derby for granted. If horse racing doesn’t appeal to you, you might become aggravated when businesses close early during Derby Week or the schools shut down on...
July 29, 2012 - 7:51pm
Kentucky Derby 138 draw: Post positions, morning line are set [Horse racing]
Post positions and odds for Kentucky Derby 138
The field for the 138th running of the Kentucky Derby is now set. For the first time, also eligibles were allowed and one horse took advantage--My Adonis. If one of the twenty horses in the Derby field scratches between now and 9:00 a.m. Friday...
July 29, 2012 - 7:51pm
Why we love the Kentucky Derby: God watches Derby [Horse racing]
A cold, implacable drizzle had turned our palms into soggy prunes by noon. My friends and I were in the Infield as always, on a knoll that slopes, then slightly rises, toward that familiar bank of aqua-colored portable toilets.
This article appears in the April 2012 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, visit loumag.com.
July 29, 2012 - 7:51pm
Why we love the Kentucky Derby: Our writer goes to jockey school [Horse racing]
A bit of advice: If you're six feet tall and 165 pounds, you might not want to set your hopes on being a jockey.
This article appears in the April 2012 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, visit loumag.com.
July 29, 2012 - 7:51pm
Some fine blues musicians are getting together at the Vernon club this Friday to help you dance your way into Derby day.
 This Friday, May 4th, why not cap your Oaks Day off with the Derby Eve Booty Shakin’ Boogie Time held at Butchertown’s Vernon Club? This event, presented by the Kentuckiana Blues Society, will feature a night of local and regional Blues musicians trying with all their might to...