The race for Triple Crown glory will kick off May 2 with the Kentucky Derby.

Apr 24, 2015

Eat Like The Louisville Locals Do

Eat Like The Louisville Locals Do

Chef Edward Lee gives us a tour of some authentic Kentucky Derby food and drink. We visit Wagner's Pharmacy, Muth's Candy and Milkwood Restaurant.

Apr 24, 2015

Bettor's Guide to the Kentucky Derby

Bettor's Guide to the Kentucky Derby

How to get your best game on for the 141st Kentucky Derby airing live on NBC on May 2.

Apr 23, 2015

Meet a Special Yearling at Winstar Farms

Meet a Special Yearling at Winstar Farms

Audrina returns to Winstar Farms to meet the yearling she helped deliver just last year.

Apr 23, 2015

Train to Be a Jockey With the Pros

Train to Be a Jockey With the Pros

We're at the North American Racing Academy to learn how to be a professional jockey.

Apr 22, 2015

Seven Ways to Fake Being a Racing Expert

Seven Ways to Fake Being a Racing Expert

You're not a horse racing expert, but you can act like one for the Kentucky Derby. Amid all the hats, the mint juleps and the gambling, the real focus May 2 will be on the potential for something historic, as a...

Apr 22, 2015

Secretariat Jockey Out of Hospital After Crash

Secretariat Jockey Out of Hospital After Crash

The jockey who rode Secretariat to the Triple Crown decades ago is out of the hospital six weeks after breaking his legs in a one-vehicle crash, and is working on picking a winner for the Kentucky Derby.

Apr 22, 2015

Kentucky Derby Bans Selfie Sticks

Kentucky Derby Bans Selfie Sticks

For the 160,000 people crammed into Churchill Downs on Derby Day, picture-taking can run neck-and-neck with betting and sipping mint juleps amid a winning field of photo opportunities: sleek racehorses,...

Apr 24, 2015
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By Jessica Glazer

10 Crazy Hats of Kentucky Derbies Past

The hats of the Kentucky Derby nearly cast a shadow over the horse race itself. See Full Gallery

Apr 9, 2015

Meet the Kentucky Derby's Top 10 Contenders

Meet the Kentucky Derby's Top 10 Contenders

Step right up, American Pharoah. Final rehearsal's a few days away, and it's time to see whether you or your dance partner, Dortmund, will be the Kentucky Derby favorite.

Apr 6, 2015

Josh Groban to Sing National Anthem at Ky. Derby

Josh Groban to Sing National Anthem at Ky. Derby

For Josh Groban, the second time will be the charm at the Kentucky Derby.

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