When: Saturday, 04 May 2013
Where: Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky
Run every consecutive year since 1875, the Kentucky Derby is the first leg in the Triple Crown (Preakness Stakes and Belmont Stakes being the other two) and carries a purse of $2 million.
Last year's winner was I'll Have Another trained by Doug O'Neill and ridden by Mario Gutierrez. Be sure to be at Churchill Downs on May 4 to cheer this year's winner across the finish line. For more information visit www.kentuckyderby.com/