June 29, 2011 - 10:00am
Louisville has become synonymous with the Kentucky Derby, but who was it that made the Derby City the Derby City?
Throughout the storied history of sports in the city of Louisville one man whose name is often ignored nowadays has his contributions come up so frequently. A man named Colonel Meriwether Lewis Clark Jr., like the explorers he’s named after Clark founded new territory on his own, in his...
April 28, 2012 - 7:32pm
Images from Friday's Downs After Dark.
Downs After Dark is the party in the paddock for fans of all ages. And, oh yeah, there are some horses running on the track!
June 24, 2011 - 9:15am
Even a tornado can't stop the party at Churchill Downs tonight as the track hosts it's third night racing program of the meet.
The show must go on, even amidst the cleanup from a tornado over the Churchill Downs backside. After a confirmed tornado touched down over the Churchill Downs backside Wednesday night, track officials cancelled Thursday's scheduled live racing, simulcasting, and training. Nine barns were...
June 23, 2011 - 11:30am
An internet make-over for the swanky new website and a fresh new app for the iPhone, iPad and Android devices is what Churchill Downs has been working on since Derby. Take a look!
An internet make-over for the swanky new website and a fresh new app for the iPhone, iPad and Android devices is what Churchill Downs has been working on since Derby.
June 18, 2011 - 7:36pm
Pool Play closed sharply to edge out Mission Impazible in the Grade 1 $500,000 Stephen Foster Stakes.
Pool Play closed sharply to edge out Mission Impazible in the Grade 1 $500,000 Stephen Foster Stakes. In a day in which the Churchill Downs track was slowly upgraded from sloppy to good to fast, a 36-1 Mark Casse runner shocked the crowd when he crossed the finish line first in the field of 11...