Yesterday, I took a look at past Derbys and movies that go along with each era. Essentially, I’ve been taking a look at the winners, interesting facts, and assigning a horse racing related movie to every decade and that brings us to today, where we’re up to the 1950’s.
Well, were within days from the most exciting two minutes in sports history and last year at this time I took a little bit of time to share some movies related to the “sport of kings” that would get everybody in the mood for the Derby.
Derby 139 Is Next Week Are You Ready?
Saturday, April 27 is the anual Kentucky Derby Festival marathon and minimarathon. Make some signs, grab some noisemakers, and join us along the course to cheer on the runners!
Since 1985 the Kentucky Derby Museum has been preserving the image of the Kentucky Derby and horse racing in the region as a whole, for that reason they are a Sports legend of the 'Ville.
Track officials have released a revised list of Derby and Oaks “Dos and Don’ts” – items permitted for patron carry-in to the track on those days and items that are banned
Calvin Borel to ride Revolutionary.
The 2009 Kentucky Derby champion will be the Kentucky Derby Museum's resident thoroughbred through July 4th.
Come to Keeneland Saturday to catch one of this year’s last Kentucky Derby preps.
Verrazano may have sealed his title as Kentucky Derby favorite with Wood Memorial win.
Kentucky Derby preps continue when the Wood Memorial runs at Aqueduct on Saturday.
Twin Spires in red for Cardinal Red Day.