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Churchill Downs shows off $16M renovation plan

Champions Balcony (Source: Churchill Downs) Champions Balcony (Source: Churchill Downs)
Aristides Lounge (Source: Churchill Downs) Aristides Lounge (Source: Churchill Downs)
Champions Bar (Source: Churchill Downs) Champions Bar (Source: Churchill Downs)
Guest Services (Source: Churchill Downs) Guest Services (Source: Churchill Downs)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Churchill Downs is showing off plans for a $16 million renovation.

The changes will be made to the 2nd floor clubhouse area. Racing fans will notice new seating, betting windows, flat screen TV's and dining areas.

Churchill Downs spokesman John Asher said, “Important to a lot of people, we're adding about 75 restroom positions. That’s always big of course on Derby and Oaks Day.”

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Work on the renovations will begin once the fall meet wraps up in November.

The project will be finished in time for Derby.

Since 2001, Churchill Downs has made more than $210 million worth of improvements to the track.

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