Happy Derby Day! The 145th running of the Kentucky Derby is today at Churchill Downs; post time is at 6:50 p.m.
Here’s some of our previous coverage:
Shaving Time At The Kentucky Derby
Curious Derby: What’s The Origin Of The Call To The Post?
Why Some West Louisville Residents Feel Alienated From Derby
From Haikus To Track Lobster, Oaks Attendees Find Unique Ways To Experience The Track
WFPL reporters are at the track, and will be posting update all day on Twitter and Instagram.
Here’s some of what they’re seeing:
The Kentucky Derby has been on Sherri Stafford’s bucket list, and this year her son Kenny Stafford brought her as an early Mother’s Day present.
Capt. Ralph T. Waldrop, pictured here with his daughter and granddaughter, served in WWII. He’s been coming to the Derby for more than 60 years.
Lindsay Porter from Louisville, feels confident in her betting knowledge.