Kentucky Derby Day

Saturday, May 6, 2017: Kentucky Derby Day
Gates open at Parx: 10:00am
First live post: 12:55pm

Advance Wagering will be available at Parx Racing® and near Jax Bar at Parx Casino® beginning Friday, May 5 for your convenience.

Plus, we've got handicapping with "Hudg" offering free picks and handicapping tips on Parx races and the Kentucky Derby beginning at 1pm on Saturday, May 6.

Need another reason to visit? Be the Belle of Parx Racing® with our Kentucky Derby Hat Contest! Wear your best Derby hat for a chance to win your share of over $2,000 in wagering vouchers & free slot play! Prizes will be awarded to the top 10 hats in: Best Horse Racing Themed Hat • Best Classic Hat

Free Family Fun In the Picnic Grove featuring pony rides, face painters, moonbounce, temporary tattoo and more from 12pm – 5pm
Jockey Tee Shirt Toss After every live race
Souvenir Merchandise Available on the first floor
Food & Beverages A variety of BBQ and food & beverage specials will be available, as well as Mint Juleps
Live Music In the picnic grove from 1pm– 4pm
Silent Art Auction Benefitting Permanently Disabled Jockeys Fund (PDJF)
Three Course Menu Enjoy special menu at our 5th floor dining area for $26.95 plus tax, for reservations call 267-223-3624

Enter hat contest from 12pm – 4pm at Parx East first floor merchandise stand. 1st place prize package includes a $250 wagering voucher and $250 free slot play. Prizes awarded after the last Parx race in the Winner's Circle. Must be present at the winner's circle to win. Must have a valid Xclub card to redeem free slot play. Parx Casino® & Parx Racing® employees are not eligible for entry. Must be 18 or over to win wagering vouchers and to wager at Parx Racing®. Must be 21 or over to win free slot play and to gamble. Management reserves the right to change or cancel events and promotions at any time.