The 2016 Kentucky Derby marked the 142nd running of the race at Churchill Downs. The event draws hundreds of thousands of people from near and far to take part in the festivities. The events leading up to the Kentucky Derby are anticipated by fans as much as the race itself. Heavy takes a look at the best photos from the race track. Click the arrow on the right side of the above photo to see the best images from the 2016 Kentucky Derby. (Getty)
See the best images from the 2016 Kentucky Derby.