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February 24, 2014




WHAT:

Live American Quarter Horse racing and the excitement of watching and wagering on the Kentucky Derby from Sam Houston Race Park.  Come enjoy the track, enjoy a brunch at the Winner’s Circle restaurant and take advantage of our drink specials. Also be a part of our Derby Day Hat Contest.  

Budweiser Clydesdales perform live on SHRP track at 12noon!

DATE:

Saturday, May 3rd  
 
Gates will open at 9:00am for simulcast and Live Racing

The first post time will be at 1:00pm

SPECIALS:

Enjoy a Derby Day buffet in our Winner’s Circle Restaurant

BUY YOUR TICKET TODAY:

General Admission Tickets

Winner’s Circle Restaurant - SOLD OUT

GROUPS:

For more information on what Sam Houston Race Park has to offer groups of
15 or more call 281-807-8750.

 

Wagering Information: Kentucky Oaks and Derby Day
WPS $2.00 minimum
Exacta $2.00 straight wager or $1.00 boxes and wheels
Daily Double $1.00 minimum straight bet
Trifecta $0.50 minimum straight bet
Superfecta $1.00 minimum
Pentafecta $1.00 minimum straight bet
Pick 3 $0.50 minimum straight bet
Pick 4 $0.50 minimum straight bet
Pick 5 $0.50 minimum straight bet
Pick 6 $2.00 minimum

 

On Friday, there will be additional wagers available:

 

Kentucky Oaks/ Derby Daily Double
Kentucky Oaks/ Woodford Reserve/Derby Pick 3

All Wagering on the Oaks/Derby Double and Oaks/Woodford/Derby Pick 3 Ends at Post Time for the Kentucky Oaks

Plan Your Next Event

Our conveniently located, multi-functional facility can comfortably accommodate 10 to 10,000 for business, pleasure or a combination of the two!

Find out how to book a group party.

Kentucky Derby Weekend Information

Friday, May 2nd- Kentucky Oaks Day

Early Bird Wagering Available

  • Valet Parking Circle
  • 7:30 a.m. until Gates Open

Advance Wagering Available on the Kentucky Derby (All Day)

Gates Open at 9:00 a.m.

Churchill Downs First Post is 9:30 a.m.

Kentucky Oaks will be Race 11 and is set for 4:45 p.m. (locally)

Saturday, May 3rd- Kentucky Derby Day

Early Bird Wagering Available

  • Valet Parking Circle
  • 7:30 a.m. until Gates Open

Gates Open at 9:00 a.m.

Churchill Downs First Post is 9:30 a.m.

Woodford Reserve Turf Classic will be Race 10 and is set for 3:44 p.m. (locally)

Kentucky Derby will be Race 11 and is set for 5:24 p.m. (locally)