No Horsin’ Around! Rampart Casino is the Home for Locals to Celebrate the Kentucky Derby with the Return of the Betting Seminar, Hat Contest,
Derby Day Food Specials and More
Seasoned handicapper Bob Ike is back to offer his insider racing knowledge on Friday, and the Derby action will continue throughout race day
The “greatest two minutes in sports” turns into the greatest two days for horse racing fans at the Rampart Casino in Summerlin. Those who gallop over to the casino will experience all the excitement of the 148th annual Kentucky Derby.
Friday, May 6
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 those holding a Rampart Rewards player’s card will be entered into a raffle to be held following the seminar.
Saturday, May 7
$1,000 Kentucky Derby Hat Contest and Race Day Specials: In true Derby fashion, Rampart Casino is inviting guests to pull out their over-the-top and fabulous hats on race day for a chance to win a portion of the $1,000 prize pool in free slot play. Participants can enter the contest at the Casino Valet area between 1-3 p.m. with the winner selected following the race.
Diners can enjoy a $21.99 three-course Kentucky Derby special menu inside Earl Grey Café from 11 a.m. – 9 p.m. which includes a Watermelon Salad with feta cheese, red onion, white balsamic mint dressing; the Kentucky Burgoo Stew served in a sourdough bowl; and Chess Pie for dessert with bourbon caramel and marshmallow whip.
Those who place a derby wager for $50 or more prior to the race will receive their choice of a coupon to Clubhouse Deli for their choice of free chicken fingers, hamburger, or hot dog, and fries, or they can choose a $5 off coupon for Market Place Buffet.
Additionally, all casino bars will feature $5 Mint Juleps, Louisiana Lemonades, and Derby Mules to keep racing fans refreshed throughout the entire day.
Duane Colucci has been a familiar face to bettors at Rampart Casino for nearly 20 years, bringing a professional level of knowledge about horse racing and beyond. Colucci is often featured as an expert host on radio programs and podcasts talking about the world of sports betting.
Professional handicapper Bob Ike has worked in the horse racing industry since he could place his first bet. Ike has been a leading public handicapper since 1985, where he also shares his expertise as a radio host and on his website, BobIkePicks.com.
Friday, May 6 – Kentucky Derby Betting Seminar and Raffle
Saturday, May 7 – Kentucky Derby Hat Contest and Race Day Specials
Race & Sports Book and all casino bars
Hat Contest entries accepted from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Casino Valet
Kentucky Derby post time: approximately 3:45 p.m. PT
221 N. Rampart Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89145
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