Oklahoma Derby Landing
     The Grade 3, $400,000 Oklahoma Derby, the state’s most important Thoroughbred race, will be renewed for the 26th time on Sunday, Sept. 28 at Remington Park.

    The Oklahoma Derby headlines a stakes-laden card of racing that begins at 1:30pm. Also on the program, worth over $1,000,000 in purses: the $200,000 Remington Park Oaks; the $150,000 Remington Park Sprint Cup; the $100,000 Remington Green; the $75,000 Kip Deville Stakes, the $50,000 Flashy Lady Stakes and the $50,000 Ladies on the Lawn Stakes.

    Oklahoma Derby Day consists of plenty of festivities making it the top racing event of the Thoroughbred Season at Remington Park. On the schedule: Food Truck Party; The Derby Lawn Party; Horse-drawn Carriage Rides at the Racing Entrance; Live Music and the Oklahoma Wine & Craft Beer Tasting Festival and the ultra-popular Derby Day Hat & Tie Style Contest.

    Noon – Food Truck Party on Plaza North
    Enjoy fine and varied fare from Smokin’ Okies, Roxy’s Ice Cream Social; Off the Hook; The Saucy Sicilian and also The Truck Burger.

    Noon – Oklahoma Derby Lawn Party
    The lawn party provides a perfect setting to enjoy Oklahoma Derby Day, from your own Plaza-side table on the south lawn. There you can drink, dine and win as you watch the race day unfold. Please contact 405-425-3270 for reservations.

    Noon – Horse-drawn Carriage Rides
    Relax with a fresh-air Carriage Ride in between the big race proceedings. The Carriage Rides will operate outside the Racing Entrance throughout the afternoon.

    Noon – Live Music with Bread & Butter
    The Oklahoma Derby Day sounds will be provided by Bread & Butter from the north Plaza Lawn.

    1pm – Oklahoma Wine & Beer Tasting
    The festival of fine Oklahoma Wines and Craft Beers will be held on the Plaza North throughout the afternoon. Enjoy the best the state has to offer while contributing to an extremely worthy cause, The Oklahoma Thoroughbred Retirement Program.

    1:30pm – Oklahoma Derby Day Racing, Cash Drawings
    Enter the special Derby Day drawings in the Racing Entrance. During races 3 thru 8, if you are drawn, you’ll receive $100 multiplied by the number of the winning horse.

    Oklahoma Derby – Win, Place, Show – Drawing

    Complete your entry blank and deposit into the appropriate drawing box for the Oklahoma Derby. A drawing will conducted from the boxes of the horses that run 1st, 2nd & 3rd in the race. Cash Prizes are $1,000 for the Win (1st); $500 for the Place (2nd) and $250 for the Show (3rd). 

    2pm – Derby Day Hat & Tie Style Contest
    The annual affair takes place on the Clubhouse level and includes multiple prize divisions for Best Ensemble, Best Historical Period, Most Creative, Most Elegant, Best Couple and Best Overall. Cash and Prizes totaling more than $2,000 will be on the line in this year’s contest which is Free to enter.

    Make you plans to attend Oklahoma Derby Day now. Call 405-424-1000 for more information. For details on booking a Group for the big day, contact 405-425-3270. For reservations in the Silks Restaurant of Club 1 on the Clubhouse level, contact 405-425-3280.

    Remington Park opens daily at 10:30am for casino gaming and simulcast racing. Admission, Parking and Valet Parking are always FREE at Remington Park. See Club Remington for complete details.