Kentucky Derby Plans May Date, Reduced Capacity For 2021
After running its 2020 edition in September due to the coronavirus, the Kentucky Derby will be back to its normal date in early May for 2021. But, organizers are planning for coronavirus-related restrictions to be in place for that time span, and are therefore limiting ticket sales to between... Read more
Kentucky Derby, Oaks Announce Fans Will Be Allowed in September
The 146th Kentucky Derby will have fans in the stands, according to an announcement Thursday by Churchill Downs, which will host the event on September 5. The race has traditionally opened horse racing’s triple crown with its running on the first Saturday in May, but was pushed back due... Read more
Churchill Downs Details Plan For Postponed Kentucky Derby
For the first time in 75 years, Churchill Downs won’t be holding the Kentucky Derby this weekend. However, the race is still on for a new date of September 5 as the famed track prepares for its months ahead. Churchill Downs is rearranging its schedule entirely, not just the... Read more