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Kentucky Oaks 2018 Puts the Focus on the Fillies

Kentucky Oaks 2018 Puts the Focus on the Fillies

Updated Mar 27, 2018

Often called the “Race for the Lilies,” the stargazer lily is the official flower of the Longines Kentucky Oaks, making pink the preferred color in both men’s and women’s fashion. 

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Humana Festival of New American Plays

Humana Festival of New American Plays

Updated Mar 21, 2018

The 41st Humana Festival of New American Plays runs March 1 – April 9, 2017. Single tickets and weekend packages go on sale November 2016.

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Kentucky Derby Museum Barn and Backside Van Tour at Churchill Downs

Kentucky Derby Museum Barn and Backside Van Tour at Churchill Downs

Updated Mar 20, 2018

When the topic of Kentucky finds its way into a conversation, one of the first things that come up is usually the Kentucky Derby. Known as the “Greatest Two Minutes in Sports,” this title comes with plenty of fascinating history that extends far deeper than what most of us are familiar with; the Mint Juleps, My Old Kentucky Home, and a lively infield.

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Experience the Kentucky Derby in Louisville, Kentucky

Experience the Kentucky Derby in Louisville, Kentucky

Updated Mar 20, 2018

The Kentucky Derby is often referred to as the “Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports,” or the “Run for the Roses,” signifying the famous blanket of roses that is always draped over the winning horse. The Derby is also the first leg of the United States Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing, with the Preakness and then the Belmont Stakes to follow.

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Forecastle Festival Dates, Schedule and Tickets

Forecastle Festival Dates, Schedule and Tickets

Updated Mar 20, 2018

by Joey Yazell

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Jeff Ruby's Steakhouse in Louisville is Always a Sure Bet

Jeff Ruby's Steakhouse in Louisville is Always a Sure Bet

Updated Mar 20, 2018

Jeff Ruby’s Steakhouse in downtown Louisville is all about high-energy, upscale dining. Throughout the year, this top Louisville restaurant is a favorite stop for many celebrities coming through town, but during the weeks leading up to and the weekend of the Kentucky Derby, the stars flock to Jeff Ruby’s Steakhouse in record numbers to enjoy the best Louisville has to offer!

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Wagner's Pharmacy and the Kentucky Derby Museum in Louisville

Wagner's Pharmacy and the Kentucky Derby Museum in Louisville

Updated Mar 20, 2018

There’s much, much more to a visit to Churchill Downs than just a seat in the grandstands! The history of the racetrack and the Kentucky Derby is quite lengthy and the stories they tell are fascinating and captivating.

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Forecastle Festival 2017: One of the Best Music Festivals in Louisville, Kentucky

Forecastle Festival 2017: One of the Best Music Festivals in Louisville, Kentucky

Updated Mar 20, 2018

Text: Joey Yazell; Photography: Cody Sprigler

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Doing Derby In Style at Rodes

Doing Derby In Style at Rodes

Updated Mar 12, 2018

As you know by now, the Kentucky Derby is much more than just a two-minute Thoroughbred race! It is a significant cultural event that brings fans from all over the world and from all walks of life. Race day is also a time for men and women to show off the hottest spring styles and latest spin on traditional Derby attire, and there's no better place to find great styles for the Kentucky Derby than Rodes For Him | For Her in Louisville!

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Omni Louisville Hotel Is Now Open!

Omni Louisville Hotel Is Now Open!

Updated Mar 6, 2018

The new Omni Louisville Hotel is now open! They welcomed their first guest on March 6.  The hotel offers 612 guest rooms and 34 luxurious suites, as well as 70,000 square feet of meeting and event space featuring 20 unique and authentic experiences under one roof. 

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