KY Derby Museum Seeks Best Derby Stories


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The Kentucky Derby Museum is launching the “Best Kentucky Derby Stories” Contest. Contestants from anywhere in the world can submit their story along with photos or videos on

Any stories submitted will be shared on Kentucky Derby Museum's social media pages and website and will also be displayed at the Museum. Participants are encouraged to share their story on social media by tagging Kentucky Derby Museum and using the hashtags, #MyDerbyStory and #DerbyEveryDay.

Grand Prize winner receives:

  • A box at Churchill Downs during the Spring Meet (excluding Derby week)
  • VIP Golf Cart tour at Churchill Downs for four people
  • Set of four Derby 147 Derby glasses
  • Membership to Kentucky Derby Museum for one year

First, second and third place and Viewer's Choice winners receive everything but the Churchill Downs box.

The contest is now open and the deadline to submit a story is Apr. 16. The public can vote for the viewer's choice award Apr. 17-21. Winners will be announced at the end of April.

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