July 29, 2012 - 6:59pm
The Great Steamboat Race has only been rescheduled a few times since racing began in 1963.
This evening, the historic Belle of Louisville will be racing the Belle of Cincinnati on the mighty Ohio River beginning at 6 p.m.Traditionally, the race is held during the Kentucky Derby Festival, but high water on the river forced KDF officials to postpone the race.
January 12, 2012 - 12:39am
June 3, join Louisville Magazine 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Churchill Downs 4th floor balcony (700 Central Avenue) to celebrate the launch of its June 2011 issue.
Join Louisville Magazine 5:30-7:30 p.m. on June 3 at Churchill Downs 4th floor balcony (700 Central Avenue) to celebrate the launch party of its June 2011 issue.
July 29, 2012 - 6:50pm
The venue was packed full, and Kentucky Derby Jockeys Johnny Velazquez, Rosie Napravnik , and Julian Leparoux were all behind the bar slinging Woodford Reserve and French Manhattans.
Wednesday night before the fastest two minutes in sports, a jockey themed party raising money for the Permanently Disabled Jockey's Fund was held at Prime Lounge.
July 29, 2012 - 6:50pm
While other Derby-eve events are known for its throngs of star-studded celebrities, this party will be sure to please its devoted crowd with fabulous gourmet food, show-stopping entertainment and just plain fun.
This Friday, the 17th Annual Derby Eve Gala presents The Rose Ball at the historic Seelbach Hotel in downtown Louisville.
July 29, 2012 - 6:50pm
This year's celebrity guest list is about as colorful and diverse as the city of Louisville. An eclectic blend of entertainers, scientists, athletes and writers will storm the red carpet and hobnob with guests all night long at The Julep Ball.
The night before Derby, 1,300 people from around the country will gather together at The Galt House Inn and Suites for The Julep Ball. This sold-out event benefits the James Graham Brown Cancer Center at the University of Louisville and is presented by Southern Wine and Spirits.