Our newspapers have been full of Kentucky Derby news and related advertisements.
The famous Rose Garland is made by the Kroger floral design team in Louisville. It is handcrafted on Friday night at the Middletown Kroger on Shelbyville Road between the hours of 4 pm and 11 pm and will be on display to the public until 4 am Saturday morning.
The Winner's Circle in the infield of Churchill Downs is used only one day a year, the first Saturday in May. This year is the 136th running of the Kentucky Derby.
NBC will have a national broadcast a couple of hours of the Derby hoopla and the race itself. Kentucky NBC affiliates will be broadcasting all the races from early morning until the last race is run. We will be able to see horses, hats, Derby attire, backyard Derby parties around Kentucky, and much more all day long!