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Heat, Firm Conditions Mark Royal Ascot Opening Day; Lady Aurelia, Churchill Heavily Favored

June 19, 2017 |

By Margaret Ransom A year ago, Royal Ascot racegoers — as well as horseman — braced themselves for rain of biblical proportions. This year, everyone headed toward Berkshire, England, is bracing themselves for an unusual heat wave at least through Wednesday with highs reaching into the upper 80s. Anyone who knows anything about London area […]

A Fun, Festive & Tasty Kentucky Derby Party Is In Your Future

May 1, 2017 |

By LATT Staff One of the most unique things about the Kentucky Derby, aside from the thrill of the Greatest Two Minutes in Sports, is the beautiful display of colors going on under the Twin Spires. In addition to the dashing duds donned by the men and the beautiful dresses and fancy hats showcased by […]

Santa Anita Offers Prizes, Discounts on Fourth of July

July 1, 2016 |

Santa Anita Offers Prizes, Discounts on Fourth of July by Reinier Macatangay: Racegoers should look forward to Fourth of July at Santa Anita Park, when the racetrack hosts Fan Appreciation Day filled with contests and special deals to make the average fan feel special. For starters, fans can win a 2016 Mercedes-Benz GLC presented by Rusnak/Arcadia. According […]

Bri Mott Hosts Queen’s Plate Fashion Contest

June 28, 2016 |

Bri Mott Hosts Queen’s Plate Fashion Contest by Reinier Macatangay: Fashion at Woodbine steps up a level this Sunday, when the historic racetrack plays host to the 157th Queen’s Plate for 3-year-old horses bred in Canada. Picking the right horse is important, but thinking of what to wear on such a day and giving compliments to other […]

Top Five Kentucky Derby Recipes 2016

April 28, 2016 |

Top Five Kentucky Derby Recipes 2016: Planning a Kentucky Derby viewing party at home is just as exciting as attending Churchill Downs on race day, just in a different setting! Post time for the 142nd Run for the Roses is set for 6:34 p.m. ET so your food and appetizers should reflect a simple, yet […]

When is the Kentucky Derby?

April 24, 2016 |

When is the Kentucky Derby?– Each spring, the Kentucky Derby falls on the first Saturday of May. Therefore, Kentucky Derby 142 will be held this year on May 7 at Churchill Downs. The scheduled post time is 6:34 p.m. EST. Racing historians may wonder if the Kentucky Derby ever ran on a different date than the […]

Triple Crown Travel On A Budget

April 8, 2016 |

Triple Crown Travel On A Budget: Attending the Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes and Belmont Stakes is an adventure of a lifetime, especially when there is a Triple Crown champion on the line. But how does one travel to see all three jewels of the Triple Crown without breaking the bank? Lady and The Track put […]

Planning the Perfect Kentucky Derby Party at Home

March 30, 2016 |

Planning the Perfect Kentucky Derby Party at Home: The first jewel of the Triple Crown is right around the corner on Saturday, May 7, 2016. Planning the perfect Kentucky Derby party at home is a snap with a few simple tips and tricks. From invitations, cocktail recipes, and printable post positions, Lady and The Track […]

Super Bowl 2016 at Golden Gate, Santa Anita and Gulfstream

February 5, 2016 |

Super Bowl 2016 at Golden Gate, Santa Anita and Gulfstream: Excitement continues to build over Super Bowl 50, to be played this Sunday at Levi’s Stadium in gorgeous Santa Clara, Calif. Television coverage is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. EST on CBS. Fans are hoping either the Carolina Panthers or Denver Broncos win. Some racetracks are […]

Ideas for Throwing a Breeders’ Cup Party at Home

October 13, 2015 |

Ideas for Throwing a Breeders’ Cup Party at Home: Breeders’ Cup weekend is now quite synonymous with all-out watch parties. Rather than braving the crowds of a packed racetrack with a large group of friends, racing fans and party people alike are retreating to their homes and throwing some of the most enjoyable parties imaginable. […]