ADVISORY, April 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- What: Churchill Downs, Incorporated [CHDN] will ring the NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell remotely from the world-renowned Churchill Downs Racetrack, home of the Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks, to kick off the beginning of its namesake racetrack's 140th Spring Meet. In honor of the occasion, Robert L. Evans, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, and William C. Carstanjen, President & Chief Operating Officer will ring the Opening Bell. Where: Churchill Downs Racetrack When: Friday, April 25, 2014 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET Churchill Downs Investor Relations Contact: Mike Anderson (502) 636-4492 firstname.lastname@example.org Churchill Downs Media Contact: Courtney Norris (502) 636-4564 Courtney.Norris@kyderby.com NASDAQ MarketSite: Christine Barna (646) 441-5310 Christine.Barna@nasdaqomx.com Feed Information: Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463 Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West 18 mhz Lower DL 3811 Vertical FEC 3/4 SR 13.235 DR 18.295411 MOD 4:2:0 DVBS QPSK Social Media: For multimedia features such as exclusive content, photo postings, status updates and video of bell ceremonies please visit our Facebook page at: http://www.facebook.com/NASDAQ. For photos from ceremonies and events visit our Instagram Page: http://instagram.com/nasdaq. For news tweets, please visit our Twitter page at: http://twitter.com/nasdaqomx. For exciting viral content and ceremony photos visit Tumblr Page: http://nasdaq.tumblr.com/. Webcast: A webcast of the NASDAQ Opening Bell will be available at: https://new.livestream.com/nasdaq/live or http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx. Photos: To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Open, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market open of your choice. About Churchill Downs, Incorporated [CHDN]: Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) (Nasdaq:CHDN), headquartered in Louisville, Ky., owns and operates the world-renowned Churchill Downs Racetrack, home of the Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks, as well as racetrack and casino operations and a poker room in Miami Gardens, Fla.; racetrack, casino and video poker operations in New Orleans, La.; racetrack operations in Arlington Heights, Ill.; a casino resort in Greenville, Miss.; a casino hotel in Vicksburg, Miss.; a casino in Oxford, Maine; and a 50 percent owned joint venture, Miami Valley Gaming and Racing LLC, in Lebanon, Ohio. CDI also owns the country's premier online wagering company, TwinSpires.com; the totalisator company, United Tote; Luckity.com, offering real-money Bingo online for a chance to win cash prizes; Bluff Media, an Atlanta-based multimedia poker company; and a collection of racing-related telecommunications and data companies.