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Old Friends Debuts "Monday Mornings with
Michael", a Series of Virtual Tours
GEORGETOWN, KY - MARCH 30 2020 - Old Friends, the Thoroughbred Retirement Facility in Kentucky, today debuted the first in a series of Virtual Farm Tours that will enable fans to continue to access the non-profit organization's 100-plus equine retirees at its Georgetown location during the COVID-19 quarantine.
The series, dubbed "Monday Mornings with Michael", is hosted by Old Friends founder Michael Blowen and will offer short visits with a few equine retirees each week. They will be posted on Old Friends social media platforms on Monday mornings and will also be available via their website (
CLICK HERE) and YouTube channel.
The first video
was uploaded this morning and showcases Old Friends oldest retires, multiple stakes winner Dinard, who is 32, and one-time claimer Archie's Echo, who is 31.
NEWS ALERT Friends & fans: Be watching your mailboxes for the latest Old Friends newsletter featuring a Message from Michael, a touching tribute to War Emblem, info and photos of our newest retirees, and the world view According to Little Silver Charm.
Fans of Silver Charm, Diane White is working on a book about our beloved Kentucky Derby-Preakness champ. Have a story you'd like to share? Send us you favorite memory of Silver Charm--keep it to a few sentences--and you may be included. Send memories to email@example.com
(Video filmed and edited by Mary Greene; All photos by Laura Battles)
Old Friends is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization that cares for over 200 retired racehorses. It's Dream Chase Farm, located in Georgetown, KY, is open to tourists daily by appointment. Old Friends also has a satellite facilities: Old Friends at Cabin Creek: The Bobby Frankel Division in Greenfield Center, N.Y. For more information on tours or to make a donation, contact the main farm at (502) 863-1775 or see their website at