Long-Standing Traditions Help Define the Kentucky Derby

Often thought of as an integral part of spring in the south, the Kentucky Derby has been entertaining and thrilling guests since the late 1800s. Over the course of the years it has been running, the derby has established some interesting and delightful traditions. We’ve pulled together a list that will make you feel like an expert who is in the know. Whether you plan to attend in person or just want to be able to hold your own with a Kentucky Derby fan, stay up to date with this list of eight classic Kentucky Derby traditions. So, tell us, will you be attending this year?

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