Horse racing fans can gallop over to Rampart Casino in Summerlin to experience all the excitement of the 147th annual Kentucky Derby. Back at its traditional time of year after being rescheduled in 2020, Derby festivities will take place throughout the weekend at the Twin Spires and culminate with “the greatest two minutes in sports.”
Friday, April 30
Betting Seminar and Raffle inside Cascade: Get to know the ins and outs of horse race betting from veteran handicapper Bob Ike and Race & Sports Manager Duane Colucci during a complimentary seminar. Those interested may place their Kentucky Derby selections at the event and be entered into a raffle to be held following the seminar.
Saturday, May 1
Kentucky Derby Hat Contest and Race Day Specials: In true Derby fashion, Rampart Casino is inviting guests to pull out their most eye-catching hats on race day for a chance to win $250 in free slot play. Participants can enter the contest at the Buffet in the hours leading up to the Derby and the winner will be selected before the start of the race.
At the Race & Sports Book, every $20 Derby bet placed will earn one drawing ticket into the race day raffle featuring prizes including a $150 certificate to Hawthorn Grill. Guests that wager at least $50 will also receive a complimentary meal at Clubhouse Deli. Additionally, all casino bars will offer $2 Mint Juleps to keep racing fans refreshed throughout the entire race.