Special Race Day Events

Making of a Racehorse

Making of a Racehorse is a free, fun-for-all-ages fan education program!

See first hand what goes on in the morning to get horses ready for the afternoon races, including stops at trainer John Hancock's barn (pony rides for young kids!), jockeys quarters and racing office.


Dates: Saturday, July 21st & August 18th

Time: 7:00am CT

Place: Starting Gate near Kentucky Exit


Tour will last approx. 3 hours

Presented in conjunction with Kentucky HBPA

14th Annual Wiener Dog Races

Come witness the cuteness as these tiny racers sprint for the win!

Qualifying Trials 1: August 4th

Qualifying Trials 2: August 11th

Wiener Dog Derby: August 25th