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About the Kentucky Derby

There are several great sporting traditions and events in United States history. Ranging from the Super Bowl to the Daytona 500, virtually everyone in the country can find a source of entertainment through sports. While the popularity and excitement around these events tend to change year to year, the Kentucky Derby stands as one in which each year seems to bring the same, or greater, level of excitement.

The Kentucky Derby stands as the oldest continuous sporting event in the…

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Louisville History

One of the most notable facts about Louisville, of course, would have to be when the city was founded. The River City was founded in 1778 by George Rogers Clark, making it one of the oldest cities west of the Appalachian Mountains. Its key location at the Falls of the Ohio River made it the perfect port and shipping hub in the 19th century, which significantly boosted the growth of the city during the industrial era. Below we share a some fun trivia and interesting facts about Louisville.

Interesting Facts about Louisville

Louisville is the largest city in Kentucky. The population for the metropolitan area is 1,395,000 people.

Home of the Kentucky Derby: Probably one of the most notable facts about Louisville, is the famous…

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