NPR on Derby Favorites

NPR’s piece on bourbon balls is getting a lot of attention on Derby day, but there has also been news about the actual horse race on public radio. Yesterday, Melissa Block talked with the Courier-Journal’s Jennie Rees about the Derby field, Rees’s favorites and women in horse racing. “With just the sixth female jockey ever… Continue reading NPR on Derby Favorites

Pegasus Parade and Derby Traffic Update

The Pegasus Parade will begin this afternoon, and a number of downtown streets will be closed for much of the day. You can see the closings here (or scroll down). Look here for road closings and no parking areas. Look here for information on items allowed or disallowed at the Derby.