Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner Real Quiet died yesterday after an accident in the paddock of Pennsylvania's Penn Ridge Farm.
Although not quite Shakespearean in its various acts, intrigues, subplots and human frailties, it has become a great and ongoing farce that Kentucky, of all places, can’t get its gambling laws straight.
Next-door neighbors Churchill Downs and the University of Louisville are teaming up for special ticket package called “Pigskins & Ponies Presented by Kroger” for the second weekend in November. For $25 fans will receive a seat in the new upper deck of Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium for UofL’s Nov. 13 football game against South Florida and a reserved seat on Millionaires Row or Skye Terrace at the Downs for horse racing the next day.
The first-ever Fork, Cork & Style Louisville event at Churchill Downs Sunday drew big crowds and bigger names, but a few sour notes emerged at the food and wine showcase.
Emeril Lagasse will headline the inaugural Fork, Cork & Style food celebration at Churchill Downs Sunday, Sept. 12. Almost 20 years after the premiere of his first show, he's still got it.
Local news for Sept. 2, 2010
Snooki wasn't the only feisty one on the Jersey Shore over the weekend as Bob Baffert-trained Preakness winner Lookin At Lucky won Monmouth Park's $1 million Haskell Invitational.
See if you can spot the difference between the Kenny Chesney fans and the Dave Matthews Band fans. I'll give you a hint - there's more to it than the headgear.
Straw coyboy hats and cowboy boots were the outfit of choice at HullabaLOU on Saturday. For those of you who think we're showing off too much lovely lady flesh check out our equal opportunity photo gallery of sexy shirtless men.
It wasn't all potbellies and leathery flesh on the infield at HullabaLOU. Check out some of the sexy men who did us the kindness of going shirtless to beat the heat.
One woman's tale of the most wholesome afternoon she's ever spent drunk. I wasn't a Kenny Chesney fan before HullabaLOU, but the next time he's here in Louisville I'm buying tickets just so I can hang out with the tailgaters.
A rock and roll girl is won over by Kenny Chesney's infectuously enthusiastic fans and foot tapping music.