Monthly Archives: May 2012

Empire City Casino Celebrates Kentucky Derby Tradition With Hat Contest

Empire City Casino Celebrates Kentucky Derby Tradition With Hat Contest

May 3, 2012

Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch The Kentucky Derby is considered by many to be “America’s Race” and fans world-wide look forward to the annual event. Over its 137-year history, many traditions have developed around the Kentucky Derby. While millions of race fans everywhere appreciate the opportunity to see the world-class horses and the… Read more »

Batavia Downs Getting Ready for Big Kentucky Derby Event

Batavia Downs Getting Ready for Big Kentucky Derby Event

May 3, 2012

The Batavian The staff of Western Regional Off-Track Betting & Batavia Downs Casino are going through final preparations for Saturday’s Kentucky Derby festivities at each OTB and EZ Bet Location in the Western New York Area. Batavia Downs Casino will host a radio remote and enjoy a visit from their… Read more »

Live Racing, Derby Fest Return to Tioga Downs

Live Racing, Derby Fest Return to Tioga Downs

May 3, 2012

The Ithaca Journal Tioga Downs Casino in Nichols will host Derby Fest 5 on Saturday, celebrating the running of the 138th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs and the official kick-off of Tioga Downs’ 2012 live harness racing season. This year’s Cinco De Mayo celebration also falls on Saturday, so in… Read more »