April 20, 2013 - 12:01pm
The list of things you can't bring to the Derby just got longer
Track officials have released a revised list of Derby and Oaks “Dos and Don’ts” – items permitted for patron carry-in to the track on those days and items that are banned
John Asher, director of communications at Churchill Downs, announced today that the racetrack will be strengthening security and hospitality policies and expand screenings for patrons, employees an
July 29, 2012 - 7:49pm
The greatness of people watching when there's hundreds of thousands of them around, and the diversity from one side of the track to the next.
For the past fifteen years I've been hitting up the infield, wading thru the seas of random attendees, people watching, and drinking my face off.  There is nothing quite like the eclectic crowd that gathers for these events, and regardless if it's Oaks or Derby day that you get down with, the...