Tag: Churchill Downs

A Party At The Museum

A Party At The Museum

| May 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Kentucky Derby Museum hosted “A Party At The Museum” on April 27.

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Oaks Fillies Deserve Spotlight Of Their Own

Oaks Fillies Deserve Spotlight Of Their Own

| April 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Most of the words found in this space in recent months have been devoted to the horses that will likely find their way into the Churchill Downs starting gate to compete in the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands on May 4.

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Fabulous Fashions: Supporting Women In Need

Fabulous Fashions: Supporting Women In Need

| March 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

When Dana Johnson decided to take on the role of chairperson for the first annual Gals & Guys Hats & Ties event on Thursday, March 21 at Churchill Downs, she knew she was one step ahead of the game with access to the perfect venue to host just about any event.

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New Faces Add Sizzle To Wide-Open Derby Futures

New Faces Add Sizzle To Wide-Open Derby Futures

| February 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

The bet that allows one to wager on a potential Kentucky Derby contender weeks in advance of the 2013 Run for the Roses opens the first of its three betting pools on Friday at Churchill Downs and across North America, and the best guess on the early favorite for America’s greatest race is not a major surprise.

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2012 In The Rear-View Mirror

2012 In The Rear-View Mirror

| December 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

As we recover from the holidays and the celebration of your choice to ring in the New Year, it should be noted that all Thoroughbreds celebrated a universal birthday for racing purposes on Jan. 1.

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Downs After Dark – The Golden Era

Downs After Dark – The Golden Era

| November 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Racing enthusiasts slipped on sparkling flapper frocks and fancy pinstripe suits before heading to Churchill Downs on Nov. 17 to celebrate Downs After Dark – The Golden Era.

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Memories Celebrated And Created

Memories Celebrated And Created

| November 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

The brief Fall Meet at Churchill Downs is frequently most memorable for its hints of racing’s future embodied in the performances of promising and well-bred 2-year-olds, the horses that could step into racing’s brightest spotlights the following spring in the Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks.

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Piecing Together The History Of Derby

Piecing Together The History Of Derby

| November 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

Long before the first Saturday in May, the public receives a preview of the upcoming Derby with a highly-anticipated feature depicting the Run for the Roses.

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Go Golden At The Racetrack

Go Golden At The Racetrack

| November 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

Slip on a sparkling flapper frock or your fanciest pinstripe suit and head to Churchill Downs to celebrate the Golden Era along with the highly-anticipated return of night racing.

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Turf Club Halloween Celebration

Turf Club Halloween Celebration

| November 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Turf Club at Churchill Downs hosted its annual Halloween Celebration Oct. 28.

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