louisiana derby http://wwno.org en Photos From the 100th Louisiana Derby http://wwno.org/post/photos-100th-louisiana-derby <p>This past Saturday marked the 100th running of the Louisiana Derby, the yearly horse race at the Fair Grounds that serves as one of the feeders to the Kentucky Derby.</p><p>Thousands of people came out to enjoy the races and the new infield festival, held in an area familiar to many as the home of the Jazz Fest. The festival included live music and a line up of some of the city's most popular food trucks, and helped spur on-track betting to its second-highest total in history, according to information released by the track.</p><p></p> Mon, 01 Apr 2013 14:52:22 +0000 Jason Saul 32370 at http://wwno.org