The Kentucky Derby
The 135th running of the Kentucky Derby will take place on Saturday,
May 2, 2009.
Although the race itself is only a few minutes long, it has become one of the most beloved American springtime traditions mainly because of the atmosphere at Churchill Downs where it takes place.
Read about Silks and Hats and find some of our favorite party recipes including Kentucky Derby Pie, a rich, chocolately concoction and the must-try Mint Julep Cocktail.