Indiana Derby Queen Pageant

Indiana Derby Queen Pageant

At this time, we are accepting applications for the Second Annual Indiana Derby Queen Preliminary Pageant on Thursday, June 29 2017.

This year will mark the 23rd Running of the Indiana Derby – A Royal Derby to be held on Saturday, July 15 where we will crown the 2017 Indiana Derby Queen! This is the biggest spectacle in horse racing featuring the best in Thoroughbred competitions! As the Indiana Derby Queen, you will spend the year making appearances, volunteering and representing the Indiana Derby around the state.

CLICK HERE TO ENTER

Please read the Terms & Conditions before applying. Indiana Grand Racing & Casino reserves the right to change or modify the terms and conditions at any time.

Follow the Official Indiana Derby Queen Pageant Facebook Page!

Tickets on sale NOW for the Preliminary Pageant!

Thursday, June 29 | Race Course Clubhouse | 6PM
Tickets available at Shelby’s Gifts.

A ROYAL DERBY

A ROYAL DERBY

23rd Running of the Indiana Derby

Saturday, July 15 | First Post 6:05PM

Grade III $500,000 Indiana Derby featuring six stakes races and purses in excess of $1.1 million! Featuring Honorary Chairperson, Coach Bob Knight.

Make your reservations now for the Indiana Derby Outdoor Pavilion Party!

ONLY $75 | Outdoor Pavilion Trackside

  • All-You-Can-Eat Summer Buffet
  • Open Bar
  • Indiana Derby Souvenir Bag
  • FREE Race Program including a $10 FREE Slot Play coupon
  • FREE Parking

For party packages, call 317-421-0000 or email GroupSales@indy-grand.com

2017 Recipient of the PACE Award for Best Public Event

PACE stands for Professional Achievement in Creative Events and is awarded by the organization known as ILEA (International Live Events Association).

Don’t miss this legendary experience!

Sidewalk Chalk Competition

Sidewalk Chalk Competition

Saturday, June 17 | 2PM – 6:30PM

SHOW OFF YOUR CREATIVITY AND YOU CAN WIN UP TO $300!

Come out and show off your artistic skills during Indiana Grand Racing & Casino’s Tech Connect with a special Sidewalk Chalk Competition that will take place trackside on the apron! Contestants will have a four by four foot block of concrete to utilize for their chalk artwork. Artists may begin working on their piece at 2PM and the artwork must be completed by 6:30PM. Judging will take place at approximately 7PM and the winners will be announced after Race Four (approximately 7:30PM). No entry fees for this competition.

Three Divisions:

  • Youth Division: Children 12 Years Old & Under
  • Teen Division: Ages 13 Years Old to 18 Years Old
  • Open Division: Ages 19 Years Old & Up

Contest Prizes:

  • Open Division • 1st Place – $300 • 2nd Place – $150 • 3rd Place – $100
  • Teen Division • 1st Place – $175 • 2nd Place – $100 • 3rd Place – $75
  • Youth Division • 1st Place – $100 • 2nd Place – $75 • 3rd Place – $50

For a complete list of rules and information, please click here.

Grand Land & Sea

Grand Land & Sea

SAIL AWAY with a 2018 Tahoe 700 on Friday, June 30 then, CRUISE OFF in a 2017 Range Rover Evoque on Friday, July 28

Upgrade your road trip and explore more than ever before!

Receive One Free Entry

when you swipe at a promotional kiosk EVERY DAY in June and July. Plus, get a bonus entry for every 25 same-day points starting at 6AM Thursday, June 1.

Get One Free Entry & Activate

all your entries at a promotional kiosk on Friday, June 30 and AGAIN on Friday, July 28 between 10AM and 8:59PM. Keep earning entries all the way up to the time of the drawings, even after activation.

Two Lucky Guests Will WIN

One will SAIL AWAY with a 2018 Tahoe 700 or a $31,500 Cash option on Friday, June 30, at approximately 9PM. Then, on Friday, July 28, one lucky guest will CRUISE OFF in a 2017 Range Rover Evoque or a $38,500 Cash option at approximately 9PM.

Take your sightseeing to the next level — on and off land!
Need not be present to WIN.

Status Advantage

Every Friday Elite/Elite Royale members get 250 bonus entries and Select members get 100 bonus entries when they swipe at a promotional kiosk.

SHADY SUNDAYS PLAY & WIN

SHADY SUNDAYS PLAY & WIN

FREE Indiana Grand Car Shade

You’ve got it made in the shade when you earn 75 points between 6AM and 11:59PM on Sundays in June. Pick up your FREE Indiana Grand car shade by visiting Club Centaur after you play!

Limit one (1) gift per person, per week.

Mondays are for Golden Gamers

Mondays are for Golden Gamers

Get 50% Off Buffet

Those 50 or better get half off The Grand Buffet on Mondays with a Club Centaur card!
Buffet discount cannot be combined with any other promotional offer or discount.

EARN 50 & You’re Golden!

Earn a minimum of 50 same-day points on any of our slot machines or e-table games while using your Club Centaur card in a gaming day!* Then, visit Club Centaur after playing for $5 Casino Cash.
*A gaming day is from 6AM to 5:59AM. Limit one (1) per person, per week.

Mystery Point Multiplier

Mystery Point Multiplier

Get Between 3X – 10X the Point Earning Power!

Visit Club Centaur before playing every Wednesday in June from 6AM to 11:59PM and get a Mystery Point Pull Tab to reveal your personal point multiplier for the day. You could multiply between 3X to 10X the point earning power!

Father's Day • Sunday, June 18

Father’s Day • Sunday, June 18

FREE Mustache Pilsner Glasses

The first 750 males to visit Club Centaur on Father’s Day from 10AM to 10PM will get a FREE pair of mustache
pilsner glasses.
Limit one (1) gift per person, while supplies last.

Club 21 Sunglasses

Club 21 Sunglasses

For a limited time only! 

Get your FREE Club 21 sunglasses at Club Centaur starting at 10AM Friday, June 2 to 11:59PM Friday, June 30.*
*Limit one (1) per person. While supplies last.

Flip Flop Fever

Flip Flop Fever

WIN the Summer Vacation of Your Dreams!

Get your flip flops ready and watch your inbox for your weekly entry into this Exclusive E-Giveaway! On Saturday, June 24, at approximately 9PM, one lucky guest will WIN a $10,000 Summer Vacation of their dreams!
Need not be present to WIN. Vacation prize will be awarded as Cash.

Porsche Power

Porsche Power

PORSCHE POWER POINT QUALIFIER

POWER UP YOUR POINTS AND ACCELERATE YOUR ODDS!

Qualify for this EXCLUSIVE giveaway by earning 1,000 points* NOW through 5:59AM Friday, June 30! Every point earned is an entry. On Saturday, July 22, only those who qualify can enter from 10AM to 8:59PM. At approximately 9PM, one lucky guest will drive home with a NEW 2017 Porsche 718 Cayman or a $45,000 Cash option.

*Point earning period began at 6AM Saturday, April 1
and will conclude at 5:59AM Friday, June 30.

FREE Checkered Hipster Pack Giveaway

FREE Checkered Hipster Pack Giveaway

FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY!

Club 21 members get a FREE checkered hipster pack at Club Centaur starting at 10AM Friday, May 5 to 11:59PM Wednesday, May 31.

Limit one (1) per person. While supplies last.

Club 21 | New Club Centaur Feature

Club 21 | New Club Centaur Feature

If you’re a Club Centaur member between the ages 21 and 29, you’re entitled to enjoy extra perks, specials and giveaways.

  • Sign up and instantly receive 100 Point Perks. #instantgratification
  • Get a FREE appetizer on Fridays in May from Winner’s Circle Brewpub & OTB with the purchase of an entrée.
  • Join us on Friday nights for live entertainment! #FRIYAY

NO FOMO WITH CLUB 21 AT INDIANA GRAND!

Grand Gesture Stable

Grand Gesture Stable

COMING JUNE 2017

BECOME A THOROUGHBRED OWNER IN GRAND GESTURE STABLE

Participate in this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to own a Thoroughbred racehorse!

Pay a nominal fee of $300 and enjoy exclusive perks as part owner of a racehorse at Indiana Grand during the 2017 racing season.

For more information, contact Anthony Iannello at Anthony.Iannello@indy-grand.com or call 317-421-8987!

MEET THE RACE HORSE, AJ PACER

AJ Pacer, a three-year-old filly bred in the state of Indiana, will be the horse available to purchase as part of the fractional ownership program Grand Gesture Stable. The filly, who loves peppermints and carrots, has three career starts with one WIN and one second. Named after AJ Foyt, she is trained by Tony Granitz.

For images of AJ Pacer, please click here.

2X POINTS

2X POINTS

Tuesdays – Saturdays

Use your Club Centaur card to get 2X points on live Hoosier Park Racing Tuesdays through Saturdays and Indiana Grand Racing Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays & Saturdays.

Always Turned On

Always Turned On

Everything Heats Up When the Sun Goes Down

Amp up the excitement Saturday nights in the Always Turned On Party Tent. The action happens Trackside on the Apron featuring skilled contests, interactive giveaways, electrifying cocktails and Indy’s #1 DJ — Kelly!

Just Run With It

Just Run With It

Indiana’s Best and Only Thoroughbred & Quarter Horse Racing

LIVE RACING RETURNS Tuesday, APRIL 18 – Saturday, OCT. 28

Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays • First Post 2:05PM | Saturdays • First Post 6:05PM

Thursday Racing • First Post 2:05PM | July 6 – Aug. 24

FREE OPENING WEEKEND CELEBRATION | Saturday, April 22

Plus, take in a FREE fireworks show after the races!

  • Enjoy face painting, airbrush tattoo
    artists and see the world’s tallest jockey
  • Pick up your Racing Fan Guide
    with TONS of offers
  • Catch a LIVE performance by
    Jai Baker Band starting at 6PM
  • Take the party to another level
    in our Always Turned On Tent

WATCH ALL THE LIVE RACING ACTION

A ROYAL DERBY

Saturday, July 15 | First Post | 6:05PM

Featuring Honorary Chairperson, Coach Bob Knight The 23rd Running of the Grade III $500,000 Indiana Derby featuring six stakes races and purses in excess of $1.1 million!

143rd Running of the Kentucky Derby

Saturday, May 6 | First Post 10:30AM
Kentucky Derby Post Time |
Approximately 6:34PM
Live Simulcasted Event

For special race packages, call: 317-421-0000

For a complete list of 2017 stakes races, daily racing contests, promotions & MORE

Grand Gesture Stable

Grand Gesture Stable

COMING JUNE 2017

BECOME A THOROUGHBRED OWNER IN GRAND GESTURE STABLE

Participate in this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to own a Thoroughbred racehorse!

Pay a nominal fee of $300 and enjoy exclusive perks as part owner of a racehorse at Indiana Grand during the 2017 racing season.

For more information, contact Anthony Iannello at Anthony.Iannello@indy-grand.com or call 317-421-8987!

MEET THE RACE HORSE, AJ PACER

AJ Pacer, a three-year-old filly bred in the state of Indiana, will be the horse available to purchase as part of the fractional ownership program Grand Gesture Stable. The filly, who loves peppermints and carrots, has three career starts with one WIN and one second. Named after AJ Foyt, she is trained by Tony Granitz.

For images of AJ Pacer, please click here.

2017 Racing Fan Guide

2017 Racing Fan Guide

Don’t forget to pick up your FREE 2017 racing fan guide!

Featuring the 23rd Running of the Indiana Derby, Stakes Racing Schedules and over $100 in freebies & offers!

Grand Mornings at the Track

Grand Mornings at the Track

Indiana Grand & Indiana HBPA Present Grand Mornings at the Track

Saturdays • 9AM – 11AM • Trackside on the Apron

FREE CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

Catch a glimpse behind the scenes of Indiana Grand’s Thoroughbred racing while enjoying a FREE continental breakfast. Each session will offer a unique look at a different aspect of racing during morning training hours with horses available for personal interaction with guests.

Sponsored by the Indiana Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association (HBPA).

MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR UPCOMING DATES:

June 3 • July 1 • Aug. 5

007 Jock's Agent

007 Jock’s Agent

July 1 – August 23

Select two jockeys an d be their “agent”. If they aren’t faring well, you can “fire” them and replace them with new jockeys. The player with the most combined purse earnings WINS $1,000 at the end of the contest.

2017 NTRA National Horseplayers Championship

2017 NTRA National Horseplayers Championship

Enter starting Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Qualifier Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017

Three will WIN a spot in the Las Vegas Finale in January 2018. Plus, $2.8 million in awards and prizes!

Saturday Shootout

Saturday Shootout

June 17 – July 8

Qualify to be among the top five competitors form Indiana Grand through July 8. Then, compete with Hoosier Park’s top five for $5,000 in a final showdown at Indiana Grand on Saturday, Aug. 5.

Grand High 5

Grand High 5

NOW – Saturday, Oct. 28

Select the Top 5 Finishers in order on Indiana Grand’s Races 4 and 8 to WIN BIG. If no one selects the correct Top 5 Finishers in order, the contest winnings carry over to the next day’s Race 4 until someone WINS BIG!

Beat the Big Guy

Beat the Big Guy

Saturdays

Submit your WIN selections for races 3 through 8. Come in with the highest winnings AND beat Rod “The Big Guy” Ratcliff to WIN $100 race wagering. Plus, ALL guests who beat “The Big Guy” will be entered into a drawing for $250 in race wagering the next Saturday.

Five Grand

Five Grand

Saturdays

Every time a Five Grand jockey WINS in Races 1 through 8, throughout the season, a drawing for a $20 Race Wager will be held! Visit Club Centaur in the Race Course starting one hour before post time until the last live race of the contest to enter for your chance to WIN.

Winner must be present to WIN.

Quarter Horse Racing Nights

Quarter Horse Racing Nights

Saturdays

Join us at 6:05PM for SIX ALL Quarter Horse racing dates!

2017 is bringing you 19 Quarter Horse stakes featuring purses in excess of $1.5 MILLION!

MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR UPCOMING DATES:

June 3 • July 8 • Aug. 12 • Sept. 16 • Oct. 7 • Oct. 21

SUR-5-OR

SUR-5-OR

Fridays

Registration begins at Noon each week. Pick the winners of races 4 through 8. Survive the five races and WIN $100 weekly. Prizes can carry over up to $400.

Racing Rachel's Warriors

Racing Rachel’s Warriors

Wednesdays

Make mock wagers to WIN a $100 weekly top prize, $75 for second and $25 for third. Winners qualify for a seat in the $2,900 final on Wednesday, Oct. 25.

Trifecta Tuesdays

Trifecta Tuesdays

Tuesdays

Enter to be one of three to WIN a $30 race wager. Register to WIN every Tuesday during live racing.

Also, get in on the action of Twitter Tuesday. Send your selections to @RacingRachelM for a chance to be part of the live broadcast each Tuesday during live racing!

3X POINTS

3X POINTS

Mondays

Use your Club Centaur card to get 3X points on simulcast wagering NOW through Oct. 23, 2017!

Win a Pair of Derby Hats

Win a Pair of Derby Hats

Enter to WIN a pair of his and her derby hats just in time for the Indiana Derby.

Get an entry with every $5 purchase at Shelby’s Gifts from Thursday, June 1 to Friday, June 30. Then on Monday, July 3, one lucky winner will be dressed to impress with a pair of derby hats!
Must be a Club Centaur member to participate. Need not be present to win.

Derby Accessories are Available at Shelby’s Gifts

International Fest

International Fest

Saturday, June 24 | 6:05PM | Race Course Apron

Join us for the fourth annual World Jockey Challenge featuring athletes from more than nine nations as they compete for their home country. Enjoy worldly excitement and more with specialty entertainment, fare from around the world, and the famous Silly Safaris petting zoo.

Tech Connect

Tech Connect

Saturday, June 17 | 6:05PM | Race Course Apron

This high-tech event will feature GoPro & drone giveaways, a YouTube commercial contest, street art chalk competition with BIG Cash prizes and strolling video game entertainers.

Plus, bring in your old electronics to be properly disposed of and receive FREE race wagers!

149th Belmont Stakes

149th Belmont Stakes

On-Track Simulcasted Event

Saturday, June 10 | First Post 11:35AM

Belmont Stakes Post Time 6:50PM EST
For event packages, call 317-421-0000

Trackside Luau | 6:05PM | Race Course Apron

Enjoy a Belmont MegaBet drawing, FREE grass skirts to the first 100 guests, performances by a steel drummer and Hawaiian dancers, and
Family Fun Festivities.

Coming Soon