Leading rider Scott Stevens went out a winner by guiding Stratton to victory in the traditional closing day feature, the $30,000 Hasta la Vista Handicap, bringing Turf Paradise’s 62nd season to a close Sunday. Stevens had the favored Stratton ($3.80) totally relaxed throughout the marathon turf test, taking the lead on the second lap and then gliding away to post a 6 ½ length victory over Blue Bomber with Tally Slick third in the field of seven older horses......
The simulcast of the Kentucky Derby and the Hasta la Vista Stakes will highlight the three-day closing weekend of the meet at Turf Paradise. The weekend starts Friday with live racing and a simulcast of the Kentucky Oaks. Regular post time of 1:25 pm will be in effect. Derby Day Saturday gates will open at 7:00 am with the first of the Churchill Downs simulcasts starting at 7:30 am. Live racing will start at 11:30 am. The 144th running of the $2,000,000 Kentucky Derby (G1) is set for 3:50 pm. Grandstand admission Derby Day is $5. General Parking is free; valet is $15....
Hours of Operation:
Simulcast Racing seven days a week starting at 9 a.m.
Live Racing Season: Oct - May
Gates open for General Public at 11 a.m.
Live Racing Sat - Wed - check calendar for exceptions