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Fair Grounds Appoints New Leadership in Financial Operations

Bridget Harmon was named Senior Director of Finance for Churchill Downs Incorporated’s Louisiana Operations, including Fair Grounds Race Course and Slots and Fair Grounds OTB and Casinos in the New Orleans metropolitan area.

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Mayor Fischer Announces Cultural Pass Presented by Churchill Downs and Other Summer Learning Opportunities for Youth

School is out for the summer, and Mayor Greg Fischer is reminding parents and caregivers that there are plenty of fun, low-cost or free learning opportunities available for Louisville area students of all ages over the next three months.

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Churchill Downs Incorporated Announces Agreement with Golden Nugget to Enter New Jersey Real Money Online Gaming and Sports Betting Markets

Churchill Downs Incorporated today announced an agreement with Golden Nugget Atlantic City to enter into the New Jersey real money online gaming and sports betting markets, subject to sports wagering legislation and gaming license approvals.

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Churchill Downs Incorporated Announces Entry Into Real Money Online Gaming and Sports Betting Markets

Churchill Downs Incorporated today announced its entry into real money online gaming and sports betting markets.

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Justify Wins the 144th Kentucky Derby Presented by Woodford Reserve in Front of Rain-Soaked Crowd

Fans braved a steady all-day rain and the wettest Kentucky Derby ever as Justify captured the 144th Kentucky Derby Presented by Woodford Reserve over a sloppy track. Attendance of 157,813, was the eighth highest attendance figure in track history.

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The 144th Running of the Longines Kentucky Oaks Attracts 113,510 Fans as Monomoy Girl Claims the Lillies

The fifth-highest crowd of 113,510 fans watched Monomoy Girl capture the 144th running of the $1 million Longines Kentucky Oaks (Grade I) at Churchill Downs Racetrack.

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Opening Night’s Third Annual Celebration of Local Arts Scene Kicks Off Derby Week and Spring Racing

Churchill Downs and Fund for the Arts have joined forces for the third year to kick off Derby week by celebrating Louisville’s extraordinary arts scene and live racing at Opening Night presented by Budweiser.

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Churchill Downs Incorporated to Acquire Presque Isle Downs & Casino and Lady Luck Casino Vicksburg

Churchill Downs Incorporated today announced that it has entered into two separate definitive purchase agreements to acquire Presque Isle Downs & Casino in Erie, Pennsylvania, and Lady Luck Casino in Vicksburg, Mississippi for total aggregate consideration of approximately $229.5 million, to be paid in cash.

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Churchill Downs Incorporated Announces Closing of the Sale of Big Fish Games, Inc. to Aristocrat Technologies, Inc. for US$990 million

Churchill Downs Incorporated today announced it has closed the previously announced sale of its mobile gaming subsidiary, Big Fish Games, Inc. to Aristocrat Technologies, Inc., an indirect, wholly owned subsidiary of Aristocrat Leisure Limited, an Australian corporation, in an all-cash deal for US$990 million.

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