July 31, 2012 - 12:03pm
Churchill Downs announced a $9 million renovation project, including a high-end venue dubbed "The Mansion at Churchill Downs" today.
Churchill Downs announced a $9 million renovation project, including a high-end space dubbed The Mansion at Churchill Downs today.The press conference was held in the Joe Hirsch Media Center on the sixth floor, which will be transformed into what track officials call "a spectacular new venue...
August 23, 2012 - 2:29am
Sips and Strokes at K.A.S. Gallery K.A.S. Gallery located inside Mellwood Art Center offers a variety of fun art classes for everyone including, Pinterest inspired ideas every Thursday, Friday and Saturday evening at 7:30pm in the gallery. An instructor guides a class as they decorate canvases or...
July 29, 2012 - 6:51pm
I’ll Have Another, 2012 Derby and Preakness winner, sold to Big Red Farm in Japa
I'll Have Another, who won two legs of the Triple Crown but was retired right before the Belmont Stakes due to a tendon injury, is sold to Japan's Big Red Farm for stud duty starting in 2013.
I’ll Have Another has been sold to Shigeyuki Okada’s Big Red Farm in Japan after his retirement and will begin his stud career in 2013. I'll Have Another thrilled horse racing fans when he won two legs of the Triple Crown, The Kentucky Derby and Preakness, before...
July 29, 2012 - 6:51pm
Friday 7AM - 2PM Saturday 9AM - 1PM The Yard Sale will include a special pin area featuring pins from 1989-2011, event merchandise and much more! Come early to get the best deals! Close out prices on 2012 Official Merchandise. Event t- shirts $3; 2 for $5 Christopher Radko ornaments $15-$20.00;...
July 29, 2012 - 6:51pm
Churchill Downs to make a historical revamping of the qualifying system to deter
Churchill Downs makes a historical move to revamp the qualifying system for horses to get into the Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks.
In a move that the public can better understand and follow Churchill Downs has dropped the graded stakes earning criteria in favor of a point system to determine which 20 racehorses will run in the Kentucky Derby, and which 14 fillies will run in the Kentucky Oaks. This move was made in hopes of...