(Churchill Downs / All Photos From Coady Photography)

Editor’s Note:

They are coming at night. They are arriving in the morning. They are coming from near. They are coming from afar. But they are coming.

The horses that are being assembled for the 147th running of the KY Derby are arriving at Churchill Downs and getting in their final preparations for this year’s version — which will be held on the first Saturday in May; which, just so happens to be the first day of May.

Here’s some looks from our great friends at Coady Photography:

Hozier is on the grounds:

Concert Tour is singing in the rain:

Midnight Bourbon is aging well:

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Scenes From Churchill Downs: