July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
by Eve Lee
Black-tie gala to benefit Kentucky Derby Festival
According to my Derby glass, the winner of the 1921 Kentucky Derby was a horse named Behave Yourself. Perhaps even back in the early days of the Harding Administration, Derby revelers were being cautioned to keep the hijinks to a minimum. Relive those thrilling days of yesteryear (sorry, wrong...
July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
by Eve Lee
We've just finished the first weekend in January, and it’s time to think about training for Derby. No, not the horses—you.
We've just finished the first weekend in January, and it’s time to think about training for Derby. No, not the horses—you. If you’ve thought of running in the 26.2-mile Kentucky Derby Festival Marathon or 13.1-mile miniMarthon in April, there’s a free program designed to get you back on your feet...
November 4, 2010 - 9:44pm
Breeders’ Cup planners suffered Kentucky Derby envy. Or perhaps Kentucky Derby intimidation is a better diagnosis. That’s why it took five years to bring the Cup to Churchill Downs.
This article appeared in the November 2010 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com. Breeders’ Cup planners suffered Kentucky Derby envy. Or perhaps Kentucky Derby intimidation is a better diagnosis. That’s why it took five years to bring the Cup to Churchill Downs.
October 25, 2010 - 10:00am
by Lou
My Morning Jacket returns to Louisville Oct. 29 for a hometown show at the new basketball arena. We going to hear some new material?
This article appeared in the October 2010 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com. My Morning Jacket returns to Louisville Oct. 29 for a hometown show at the new basketball arena. We going to hear some new material? You betcha. Weirdest place you’ve been...
July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
While the Breeders' Cup is less than a month away, Churchill Downs has released the design for next May's Run for the Roses.
While the Breeders' Cup is less than a month away, Churchill Downs unveiled the designs for the 137th runnings of the Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks today “Design trends change often, and this year we want to pay homage to the tradition of the Kentucky Derby while also looking forward to its...