Here’s How to Celebrate the 2019 Kentucky Derby in Vegas

It’s the most exciting two minutes in sports. The Kentucky Derby is Saturday, May 4, and whether you’re a horseracing fan or a novice, the excitement is everywhere on race day.

From either the comfort of your own home or out on the town with other Vegas locals, there are lots to do to get in the spirit of one of the major sporting events of the year. Below is your recap of all things “Kentucky Derby” with Station Casinos.

Kentucky Derby Seminars at Station Casinos

For beginners and pros alike! Station Casinos offers two seminars with local experts so you are armed with information to win on Saturday. Both are free.

  • Thursday, May 2nd at Boulder Station: Derby Seminar at 6:00pm in the Railhead with Gordon Jones, Dave Valento and Tony Vega as The MC.
  • Thursday, May 2nd at Fiesta Henderson: Derby Seminar at 1 p.m.
  • Friday, May 3 at Sunset Station: Derby Seminar at 6:00pm in Club Madrid with Brian Blessing, Hank Goldberg and Richard Eng.
  • Friday, May 3 at Texas Station: Derby Seminar at 6:00pm

Station Sports Books Offer Kentucky Derby Drink Specials

In honor of the Kentucky Derby, Station Casinos is offering a Blue Moon Keep the Cup and Woodford Reserve Featured Cocktail
promotion May 1-5! Here’s where they’re available:

  • Palace – Casino Bar, Trackside Bar, Race & Sports Bar
  • Boulder – Race & Sports Bar, Kixx Bar, Brewer’s Bar, Cigar Bar
  • Texas – Race & Sports Bar, Garage Bar, Martini Bar, Whiskey Bar, Bowling Bar
  • Sunset – Race & Sports Bar, Gaudi Bar, Rosalita’s Bar, Seville Bar, Bowling Bar
  • Santa Fe – Race & Sports Bar, Iguana Bar, Chrome, Bowling Bar, 4949
  • Fiesta Hend. – Race & Sports Bar, Cervesa Bar, Coco Loco
  • Fiesta Rancho – Race & Sports Bar, Cabo Bar
  • GVR – Race & Sports Bar
  • Red Rock – Race & Sports Bar, Rocks
  • Palms – Race & Sports Bar
  • All Wildfire Properties

How to Watch the Kentucky Derby on Your Phone

If you’re a Nevada resident, there is a trick to watching the Kentucky Derby on your phone without a TV subscription or service.

Simply download the STN Race and Sports App and place a minimum $10 bet on the race. For a limited time, the STN Race and Sports App allows any guest who places a bet of $10 or more on a race to watch the race directly within the app.

Kentucky Derby Shirt Giveaway at Sports Books

Everyone loves t-shirts! On Saturday, May 4, guests can place a minimum wager of $25 and receive a t-shirt.

Twin Quinellas Jackpot at the Sports Books

What is a Twin Quinella, you ask? Well, a Quinella involves picking two horses to finish first and second in the race in any order. A Twin Quinella requires the bettor to select the winning Quinella in each of two different races.

Each Station Casinos Sports Book offers Twin Quinellas on Friday and Saturday:

  • Friday, May 3: $10,000 Kentucky Oaks Twin Quinella
  • Saturday, May 4: $20,000 Kentucky Derby Twin Quinella
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