July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
Unless your Derby party is adults only, you'll need to make the day enjoyable for the kids too. Here's how.
As a parent, I know that my kids are not going to be happy hanging around adults all day and waiting for a two-minute horse race. Family-friendly parties are a great way to introduce your kids to Louisville's most-notable event, the Kentucky Derby. However, in order to enjoy yourself and the...
July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
A few tips to make your Derby party a success.
If you're not attending the Kentucky Derby, odds are you're going to a Derby party or hosting a Derby party. A Derby party is a fun way to enjoy the festivities of the Derby with your family and friends. Below are a few ideas that will make your Derby party something all will enjoy.
July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
Hang around the Downs long enough and you'll hear them all - the excuses, the braggadocio and other verbal atrocities that are just flat-out infuriating to anyone within earshot.
Hang around the Downs long enough and you’ll hear them all — the excuses, the braggadocio and other verbal atrocities that are just flat-out infuriating to anyone within earshot. Here’s a short glossary of things I’ve often heard that should never be repeated:  ...
July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
Any serious discussion of racetrack etiquette has to begin with the single thing that affects every betting patron: What the person in front of you is doing at the window/self-service terminal.
Any serious discussion of racetrack etiquette has to begin with the single thing that affects every betting patron: What the person in front of you is doing at the window/self-service terminal.
July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
by Lou
Rather than rolling up that program and whipping yourself with it, Why not calmly study its contents? It may make Derby Day go a lot smoother for everyone.
Rather than rolling up that program and whipping yourself with it, Why not calmly study its contents? It may make Derby Day go a lot smoother for everyone