Category Archives: KK’s Derby Buzz


It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

By Jeff Nunn If you are like me, then it’s the most wonderful time of the year. March Madness begins bringing us out of the doldrums of winter, followed by The Masters golf tournament and capped off with the greatest two minutes in sports, The Kentucky Derby. I can’t explain to you the feeling I…Read More


Kentucky Derby by the Numbers

By Kevin Kerstein, Communications Specialist, Churchill Downs Racetrack People from across the world attend The Kentucky Derby, not just to watch the world’s greatest racehorses in action, but for the food, wagering and spectacle of the Derby. That’s a lot of people to feed and entertain. But, how much goes on behind the scenes to…Read More


Derby Dreaming for the Churchill Downs Racing Club

WITH THREE MONTHS UNTIL THE FIRST SATURDAY IN MAY, THE ACTION IS HEATING UP ON THE ROAD TO THE KENTUCKY DERBY. By Kevin Kerstein, communications specialist, Churchill Downs Racetrack | Photos courtesy of Coady Photography For 200 horse racing fans, the dream of proudly raising the coveted Derby trophy before hundreds of thousands of spectators at…Read More