Want to see Justify take his victory lap? On Saturday night, the Triple Crown winner will lead a parade along the track and paddock at Churchill Downs at Downs After Dark. Trainer Bob Baffert, jockey Mike Smith and Justify’s owners will also be on hand to received their engraved Kentucky Derby trophies.
Here’s the champ returning to Churchill Downs yesterday:
— Kentucky Derby (@KentuckyDerby) June 11, 2018
Tickets for Downs After Dark start at $10 for general admission and can be purchased via Ticketmaster. Stakes races that night include the Stephen Foster Handicap (GI), Wise Dan (GII), Matt Winn (GIII), Regret (GIII) and Fleur de Lis Handicap (GII). Free posters commemorating Justify’s Triple Crown victory will also be handed out to the first 5,000 patrons to enter the Paddock Gate.
Sounds like a great Saturday night to me.