Bet the Derby Preps. Win a Derby Hat

This weekend is a Derby Prep triple header and all TwinSpires Players who wager at least $20 on each of Saturday's three graded Kentucky Derby prep races - Illinois Derby - Wood Memorial - Santa Anita Derby will automatically be entered into a drawing to win one of 100 Limited Edition Kentucky Derby 136 caps.

It's real simple.  Just wager $20 on each of the following races this Saturday, April 3rd: The Illinois Derby, The Wood Memorial and The Santa Anita Derby and you will be automatically entered into the drawing.

Wager at least $20 on these races to be entered:

Illinois Derby at Hawthorne (Race 7 post time 5:37 PM ET/2:37pm PT)

Wood Memorial at Aqueduct (Race 9 post time 5:12 PM ET/2:12pm PT)

Santa Anita Derby at Santa Anita (Race 6 post time 5:36pm ET/2:36 PM PT)

Click here for a list of Players who won an official Kentucky Derby 136 Cap.

 **Live coverage of the Santa Anita Derby and the Wood Memorial will be shown on NBC at 5pm ET.

Date: Saturday, April 3rd

Participating Locations:

How to Participate: Players will automatically be entered to win a share a Limited Edition Kentucky Derby 136 hat drawing by a) wagering at least $20 on the Illinois Derby, the Wood Memorial and the Santa Anita Derby on Saturday, April 3rd using their Twin Spires wagering account or b) filling out mailing in a "No Purchase Necessary" entry form.

"No Purchase Necessary" must be received no later than Monday, April 5th 2010 to be included in the draw. All entrants must be registered Players. The drawing will occur on the Wednesday, April 7th 2010. Drawing will be conducted at TwinSpires Players Services in Lexington, Kentucky. The winner's name will be posted on the TwinSpires website: Winner need not be present to win. Winner will be notified by telephone and/or U.S. mail and/or email.

Eligibility: is a free service; sign-up opportunities exist via or by calling 877-SPIRES-1. Employees of Churchill Downs Incorporated and their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, their contractors, their advertising agencies and racing officials and their immediate families are not eligible to participate.

By entering, all participants and/or entrants release Churchill Downs Technology Initatives Company and its parent company, subsidiaries, and affiliates, and their respective employees, officers, directors, agents and shareholders, from and against all claims and damages arising in connection with each entrant's participation and/or entry in this Promotion and/or their receipt or use of any prize awarded in this Promotion. This promotion is governed by U.S. law and is void where prohibited by law.

Play for Free/Alternative Method of Entry:

No purchase necessary. A person wishing to enter without signing up, may fill out and sign a completed "No Purchase Necessary" entry by filling out a 4x6 index card with full name, address, and daytime phone number to: "Wager and win a Kentucky Derby 136 Hat Promotion"
P.O. Box 8510
Lexington, KY 40533-8510

Only one entry per person, per drawing. "No Purchase Necessary" entries must be received no later than Monday, April 5th 2010 to be included in the "Promotion" draw.

Conditions: Players who do not wish to participate with the Contest should notify TwinSpires Player Services in writing.


Winning Players will a Limited Edition Kentucky Derby 136 Hat

**Please allow 7-10 business days from drawing for delivery


Churchill Downs Incorporated and each reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, cancel, terminate, and/or suspend the Contest and to disqualify any individual who tampers with the process, violates these official rules, or acts in a disruptive or unsportsmanlike manner. Without limiting the foregoing, Churchill Downs Incorporated and may, in its sole discretion, prevent an entrant who has been disqualified, has questionable eligibility, or is otherwise ineligible to receive a prize, from continuing to participate in the Contest.

General Conditions:

TwinSpires' decisions with respect to the potential winner and any other matters pertaining to the Promotion shall be final. The potential Winner may be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility and release of liability and publicity (where permitted), and return same, properly executed, within five (5) days of issuance of prize notification. If TwinSpires is unable to contact the potential winner within five (5) days of the initial attempt to contact, if a potential winner fails to complete and return all requested forms by the specified date or if a potential winner fails to comply with any of the requirements, his/her prize will be forfeited and an alternate prize winner shall be selected. By entering the Promotion, all entrants consent to the use of their name, photograph, likeness, biography, voice and/or video for advertising and promotional purposes, including online announcements, worldwide and without limitation and without additional compensation, except where prohibited by law. The odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received for the applicable drawing.

Prize Conditions:

All costs, taxes, fees, and expenses associated with a prize or the acceptance and use of any element of a prize not specifically addressed above are the sole responsibility of the respective winner. All federal, state, and local taxes on prize are winner's responsibility. Prizes may not be transferred or exchanged.