November 18, 2011 - 9:36am
The sole Downs After Dark offered during the Churchill Downs fall meet starts tonight at 3:00 p.m. The first post is at 4:30 p.m.
Churchill Downs will host its only Downs After Dark program offered during its fall meet tonight, Friday, November 18. The theme is Animal Kingdom (named after this year's Kentucky Derby winner) in which fans are encouraged to wear animal print attire to match the track’s Animal...
July 11, 2011 - 8:30am
Churchill Downs' spring meet has ended, but fond memories linger of Downs After Dark.
Churchill Downs’ “Downs After Dark” is designed to incorporate nightlife, racing and dancing as evening falls upon the historic Twin Spires. Attendance for night racing events has averaged 27,898. That is compared to an average attendance of 7,500 for a typical Friday afternoon...
June 29, 2011 - 7:00am
Local news for June 29, 2011
"A former Kentucky state lawmaker has pleaded guilty to murder for shooting his ex-fiance and was sentenced to life without parole. An attorney for former Republican gubernatorial candidate Steve Nunn said the son of former Kentucky Governor Louis B. Nunn entered the plea Tuesday in Fayette...
April 28, 2012 - 6:32pm
Images from Friday's Downs After Dark.
Downs After Dark is the party in the paddock for fans of all ages. And, oh yeah, there are some horses running on the track!
June 26, 2011 - 9:46pm
Interested in the insight of a guy who's down $179.67 on the year at the track? Have at it.
The social tornado that is Downs After Dark returns tonight to Churchill Downs.Interested in following my handicapping system and probably losing $25.40 in the process? Copy my picks.Interested in picking horses because my wife and one of our horse racing writers, Margaret, likes their names? Copy...