# Kentucky derby
Kentucky Chocolate That Will Get You Drunk
Rebecca Ruth Chocolates has been a Kentucky favorite since 1919 and is most known for their original “Bourbon Ball”, which is still their most favorite candy to this day.
Kentucky Derby lineup for this Saturday
The 148th running of the Kentucky Derby will take place on Saturday afternoon at Churchill Downs in Louisville. This race is the first jewel in the quest to win the Triple Crown. A horse must win the Kentucky Derby, the Preakness Stakes, and the Belmont Stakes within about a month in order to go down as one of the best in horse racing history.
Ladies First at Longines Kentucky Oaks 2022
The greatest two minutes in ports is back in action for May 6th and 7th, 2022. Female horses race the day before the Kentucky DerbyKentuckyDerby.com. The first leg of the Triple Crown starts with the Kentucky Derby; that race is on May 7th. Yet, before the bugle sounds and the thoroughbred line up for the Kentucky Derby, fillies lineup at Churchill Downs for the Longines Kentucky OaksOaks on May 6th, 2022.
Thunder Over Louisville is back and it's big!
People looking to enjoy the ending of shutdowns related to the global pandemic of the early 2020's, can look forward to the firework-plenty, Thunder Over Louisville Festival. Since its conception, in 1989, Thunder Over Louisville brought the thunder for Louisville, through fireworks.
Transforming Lives At Churchill Downs: Kentucky Race Track Chaplaincy
Many associate Churchill Downs, Kentucky’s famed racetrack, with the beauty of thoroughbred racing. While that’s certainly true, I would argue that Churchill Downs is not just a destination, it’s a community. A community of horse fans, workers, and aficionados; a place that boasts traditional community roots: food, excitement, work, and even spirituality. Today I have the privilege of telling you more about the spirituality of the track + the transforming of lives at Churchill Downs via the Kentucky Race Track Chaplaincy.