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Louisville City Guide

Before you visit the Derby City, get Travel Channel's suggestions on where to stay, where to eat and what to do in Louisville, KY.

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The locals in Louisville, Kentucky, take their sports seriously. Thousands of people converge on Churchill Downs for the Kentucky Derby to see 3-year-old Thoroughbreds race. The annual competition, held on the first Saturday in May, ends the 2-week-long Kentucky Derby Festival.

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