Simulcast Of Kentucky Derby Day Card, 10 Local Races At Golden Gate Fields Saturday

Simulcast Of Kentucky Derby Day Card, 10 Local Races At Golden Gate Fields Saturday

     Golden Gate Fields will simulcast the entire Kentucky Derby Day card from Churchill Downs and also present a 10-race card of its own Saturday.  

     All gates open at 7:15 a.m. and the first race from Churchill Downs will be simulcast at 7:30 a.m.  Post time for the 138th running of the Kentucky Derby is 3:24 p.m.

     Kentucky Derby Day festivities at Golden Gate Fields will include the fourth annual “Run For The Roses Hat Contest,” featuring more than $1,800 in cash prizes, and a live concert by D’Lilah Monroe and the Tom Cats.  Mint juleps will also be available throughout the facility.

     The first Golden Gate Fields race will be run at 11:45 a.m. and the local program features a Pick Six carryover of $59,534.  The Pick Six will be held on races five through 10 and post time for the fifth race is 1:57 p.m.