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Kentucky Derby Planning Guide

kentucky derby The horses. The hats. The mint juleps. There are few events more iconic than the Kentucky Derby. From singing "My Old Kentucky Home" to watching jockeys parade past the crown of roses, eagerly awaiting the sound of the bugle, it's a horse-lover's dream.  Unfortunately, a dream vacation and an experience of a lifetime could become a nightmare without the right planning. Visiting Louisville during Derby weekend can get expensive, and the crowds can make it hard to participate in all of the activities.