Harrah’s Louisiana Downs Celebrates Super Derby 35, 40th Anniversary
Harrah's Louisiana Downs presents the 35th annual Super Derby Saturday, September 6. They'll also be celebrating 40 years in the SBC.
The 35th annual Super Derby Festival of Racing will be held on Saturday, September 6 at Harrah's Louisiana Downs. Watch 3-year-old thoroughbreds race in the biggest race of the year with a purse of $400,000.
Racing begins at 2:50 p.m. and will include an entire day of races before the $400,000 Grade 2 Super Derby.
Super Derby 35 will also feature events for the entire family, including giveaways, contests and promotions. There will be a kids' play area with bounce houses, a Celebrity Donut Eating Contest, a free handicapping seminar at 11 a.m. and a meet-and-greet with the Super Derby jockeys at noon.
Staying true to tradition, there will also be a Super Derby Hat Contest with prizes in three categories; Spirit of Louisiana, Classic and Most Original.