The Red Mile hosts its second annual $2.4 million Kentucky Sire Stakes Unbridled Evening of Champions on Sunday, the richest finals event of its kind in North America. Eight $300,000 finals for 2- and 3-year-old pacers and trotters will highlight the program.
As a bonus for patrons, who will be admitted free, more than $13,000 in prizes — including one $5,000 cash prize—will be given away in raffles during the night.
The Kentucky Sire Stakes is a culmination of a month-long series of preliminary races. With the best of the best earning spots in the finals, this is a chance to see the elite of the Bluegrass State.
Z-Rock 103.3's Twitch and Mary Jane will face off in a race at 6 p.m. Time for the first post is 6:30 p.m. Also, The Downtown County Band will play through the evening, and a "Kid's Korner," which includes pony rides, will be open free to children.