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LouisvilleKY’s Churchill Downs to upgrade parking lots and more

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Churchill Downs Racetrack (“Churchill Downs”), one of the world’s most historic sports and entertainment venues, has unveiled plans to improve the parking and transportation experience for guests traveling to the Kentucky Derby. The $32 million project will feature a significantly enlarged, highly-efficient bus depot and additional transportation infrastructure for more than 170,000 guests that attend the Kentucky Derby each year, while also enhancing the overall traffic and parking flow for guests who visit the historic racetrack throughout the year. For the 2018 Kentucky Derby Week race events, Churchill Downs will package official parking permits with advanced orders for…


Kentucky Derby 144 logo

LouisvilleKY’s Churchill downs unveils Kentucky Derby 144 Logo

  LOUISVILLE, KY  – Churchill Downs Racetrack has unveiled the official logo for the Kentucky Derby 144. SME, a New York-based marketing agency that has developed the official Derby and Oaks marks since 2007, designed the new logo.  The running of the 144th Kentucky Derby presented by Yum! Brands and will take place on May 5, 2018.   For the 144 event logo, SME created a design that immerses the viewer into the grandeur of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs. With the iconic Twin Spires as the focal point in a striking brick red, a unique opportunity presented itself…