Arguably the biggest event in horse racing, the Kentucky Derby is returning to Casper this Saturday, May 5th!For the first time in years - horse racing fans in Casper will be able to make a wager on the race. Legally!

My Country 95.5 is throwing a huge Kentucky Derby party at the area's only OTB (off track betting) site - The Beacon Club.

Admission into the party is FREE!

The party will get underway early in the day (9 a.m.) with a $7 breakfast buffet with mimosa's.  Later in the afternoon, free finger foods and a mint julep bar will be available, while you enjoy wagering on the derby's under card.

There will be a big hat parade @ 3 p.m., silent auction items with the proceeds raised going to the Casper Humane Society.

Start making your big hats now for our Big Hat Parade, as the entire day will be a special event.

Seating is limited

But you can stop by our studios at 150 N. Nichols and reserve a table for 6 for $120, which includes official souvenir Kentucky Derby glasses.

8 LCD TV's and a huge projection screen will carry all the action as you cheer for your favorite horses.

We hope you'll plan to join us at the Beacon Club on Saturday, May 5th for the 138th running of the Kentucky Derby.

The Derby is scheduled to post at 4:24 p.m. - Don't miss the fun!

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