Do you like your horses and art together? Then this is the event for you. The second annual Louisville’s Awards in the Arts, hosted by the Jennifer Lawrence Foundation, Fund for the Arts and Churchill Downs, is on the opening night of the spring meet. Art will be everywhere during the 11 races, with the award presentations occurring between them at various locations around the track, including the Paddock, Mansion Balcony and Winners’ Circle. They also will be broadcast on the Big Board. Local award winners are visual artist Rachel Mauser, Kentucky Shakespeare, Louisville Story Program, La’Nita Rocknettes School of Dance and designer Paul Owen. National winners are actor Tim Daly and screenwriter and director Stephen Gaghan.
SATURDAY, APRIL 29Churchill Downs
5 p.m. | $10-$99