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...
June 16, 2011 - 9:30am
Father's Day is this Sunday and what better way to celebrate Dear 'Ole Dad than a day at the races? Churchill Downs offers something for every father this weekend.
Father's Day is this Sunday, but Churchill Downs has great activities planned for Friday and Saturday to help you kickoff a weekend of celebrating the special dads in your life.
July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
Ruler On Ice relishes the slop and posts a shocking win in the Grade 1 Belmont Stakes.
Over a sloppy Belmont track, 24-1 Ruler On Ice shocked the crowd of 55,779, when he took the Grade 1 $1,000,000 Belmont Stakes. This was the first Belmont Stakes appearance for the connections of Ruler On Ice which include owners George and Lori Hall, trainer Kelly Breen, and jockey Jose Valdivia,...