Panel discussion. 7 p.m. Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning, 251 W. Second St., Lexington. Free. 859-254-4175. Carnegiecenterlex.org.
C.E. Morgan reads from and signs ‘The Sport of Kings’
6 p.m. Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning, 251 W. Second St., Lexington. 859-254-4175. Carnegiecenterlex.org.
Spring Exhibitions Opening Reception
5:30-7:30 p.m. University of Kentucky Art Museum, 405 Rose St., Lexington. Free admission. 859-257-5716. Finearts.uky.edu/art-museum.
21c Original Makers Club Derby Party
8 p.m. 21c Museum Hotel Lexington, 167 W. Main St., Lexington. $175. Theoriginalmakersclub.com.
Gates open at 8 a.m. Churchill Downs, 700 Central Ave., Louisville. First race 10:30 a.m. Post time for the Derby 6:24 p.m. General admission $60. 502-636-4400. Churchilldowns.com.