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Derby week kicks off with opening night at Churchill Downs

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Churchill Downs opens its gates Saturday debuting a brand new video board and renovated track.

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The gates open at 4 p.m. and the first post is at 6 p.m.

Arrive before 8 p.m. to enter for a chance to win tickets to the 2014 Kentucky Derby and Oaks.

Admission is $10. In addition to the races, entertainment will be provided through the grounds.

For more information visit the Churchill Downs website.

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