Keyword: Downs After Dark

  • Stakes Schedule Set for Churchill September

    The stakes schedule for the Churchill Downs September meet will feature a pair of 2-year-old races moved from the fall meet schedule and a new race for older horses that could serve as a prep for Breeders' Cup.

  • Walk-Up Derby, Oaks Ticket Prices Increased

    Churchill Downs announced March 9 it will increase walk-up general admission prices for this year's Kentucky Derby and Oaks, but will keep prices unchanged for online and advance sales.

  • Churchill Downs has scheduled six night racing programs for 2010.

    Churchill: Friday Night Lights

    Churchill Downs will install permanent lights and schedule regular nighttime racing programs. The announcement was made Nov. 17 during a news conference at the Louisville racetrack.

  • Rachel Alexandra Works Under Lights

    Kentucky Oaks (gr. I) and BlackBerry Preakness Stakes (gr. I) winner Rachel Alexandra was among the horses working at Churchill Downs on the morning of June 15 as horses trained under lights for the first time in the track's 135-year history.