Presented by Stella Artois & Jack Daniel's

Nightlife meets thrilling racing at Downs After Dark, so drink a cocktail, listen to live music, and watch racing under the lights at Downs After Dark.

Summer Sunset, the final Downs After Dark of 2015

Celebrate the final days of summer and the welcome of fall at Downs After Dark. Break out your summer finery for the last outdoor party of the season featuring a night of thrilling racing and live music, under one of the last of summer's sunsets.

  • A Lion Named Roar will perform live music on the Paddock stage beginning at 8:20 p.m.
  • Get autographs from former UofL basketball athletes Darrell Griffith & Tim Henderson from 6:00-7:30 p.m. in the Paddock Plaza, as they rally with raiseRED, a UofL student organization that benefits pediatric cancer
  • At 8:00 p.m., Kentucky Opera singer Jennifer Poff, Soprano, will perform the National Anthem
  • Take part in Bet or Not Bet presented by Thorntons: Four lucky fans will have a chance to place a $1,000 win wager on the horse of his or her choice or walk away with a $100 Thorntons gift card!