Racing Promotions

 

CONTEST STANDINGS

Join us for Season 15 of Live Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse Racing NOW – Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017.

Racing conducted Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 2:05PM & Saturdays at 6:05PM.

Thursday racing July 6 – Aug. 24 at 2:05PM.

The Indiana Grand Racing Promotions are exclusive! To enter, you must be a Club Centaur member. Membership is FREE! Just bring your valid photo I.D. to Club Centaur and sign up today to start earning points for perks. Present your Club Centaur to a live teller or insert your card at any automated teller machine when race wagering and start earning points!

 

It's FREEdom Weekend!

It’s FREEdom Weekend!

Join us for FREE Patriotic Fun!

Friday, June 30

  • FREE Patriotic Beads at Club Centaur all weekend starting at 10AM.*
  • 2X point 10AM – 10PM
  • Swipe to Win for the Grand Land and Sea Giveaway!
  • Killing Karma | 8PM at Center Bar

Saturday, July 1

  • FREE Patriotic Can Koozie starting at 10AM. *
  • Play to WIN a Limited Edition Indiana Derby Tumbler
  • Live Racing starts at 6:05PM
  • Jambox | 9PM at Center Bar

Sunday, July 2

  • Play to WIN a Limited Edition Indiana Derby Tumbler
  • DJ Alex B | 9PM at Center Bar

Monday, July 3

  • Play to WIN a Limited Edition Indiana Derby Tumbler
  • Golden Gamer Sparkler Slot Tournament
    • Exclusive FREE Golden Gamer slot tournament from Noon to 3PM
    • Registration from 11:30AM to 2:45PM. Space is limited!
    • Top 20 will WIN their share of $5,000 in Casino Cash & Cash – Top Prize $1,000 Cash
    • Plus, get your FREE patriotic light up beads*
  • Family Leisure Outdoor Spa Giveaway
    • Enter at Welcome Center from 7PM to 9:30PM. Drawing at approximately 10PM. Brought to you by Family Leisure — your local superstore for family fun!

  • Outdoor Patriotic Community Picnic
    • Enjoy delicious BBQ and ice cold beverages as we celebrate America!
  • The Fabulous Thunderbirds | Approximately 8:30PM on Trackside Apron
  • DJ Square | 9PM at Center Bar
  • FREE Star Spangled Grandeur spectacular fireworks show at 10PM

*One per person, per promotional period. Available while supplies last.

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

The Real Horseplayers of Indiana Grand

The Real Horseplayers of Indiana Grand

WIN a Share of $1,000 Cash!

Every Thursday | July 6 – Aug. 24

HOW TO PLAY:

  • Select five horses from the first eight races at Indiana Grand, every Thursday. Each correct selection will be awarded one point and correct trifecta selections are awarded five points.
  • Participate every week to receive an extra five points. Additional bonuses will be available during the contest.
  • The top player each week with the most accumulated points WINS 2,000 points! At the end of the contest, the top five players will WIN a share of $1,000 in Cash prizes.

All entries must be submitted by 2PM every Thursday to be eligible.

CONTEST PRIZES:

  • First Place – $500
  • Second Place – $250
  • Third Place – $125
  • Fourth Place – $75
  • Fifth Place – $50

Players can earn added rewards during the contest when they reach tiers as follows:

  • 25 Points = Indiana Grand T-Shirt
  • 50 Points = $2 Race Wager
  • 75 Points = $5 Race Wager

For more information and official rules, click here.

3X POINTS

3X POINTS

Mondays

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

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!

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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!

Saturday Shootout

Saturday Shootout

Indiana Grand VS Hoosier Park

Saturdays • June 17, June 24, July 1* & July 8 • Final at Indiana Grand on Aug. 5

Participants at Indiana Grand and Hoosier Park will handicap four races at both tracks each Saturday by submitting their selections at Trackside Club Centaur prior to 6:45 pm.*

The weekly top scorer at each location WINS $125 in race wagering.

*NOTE: Early post time at Hoosier Park July 1.

Final Competition

The top five players from each location will compete as a team at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino for a chance to WIN up to $1,000 per person and a trophy!

Click Here for 2017 Handicapping Challenge Rules

2017 NTRA National Horseplayers Championship

2017 NTRA National Horseplayers Championship

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

Three spots in up for grabs! Plus, $2.8 million in awards and prizes!

HOW TO ENTER

Starting Wednesday, June 21, enter for your chance to play in
Indiana Grand’s National Horseplayers Championship Qualifier
held at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino on Saturday, Aug. 19
in the Clubhouse from 4PM – 9:30PM.

For more information or to register, contact Joe Melek at 317-421-3075.

ENTRY FEE

Entries are $175.

FINALE

The top three finalists will represent Indiana Grand and advance
to the NHC Championship in Las Vegas in February 2018.

For full NHC Qualifier Contest rules, click here.

Entries limited to the first 125 paid players. Must be 21 or older to play. Must be a Club Centaur member. Membership is FREE. Management reserves all rights. Gambling Problem? Call 1-800-9-WITH-IT.

NHC Qualifier | Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017

Hampton Inn – Shelbyville at Exit 113

  • 14 Rooms total – Blocked for both Friday, Aug. 18 & Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017
  • 10 Kings and 4 Doubles are Available
  • $120 per night + tax

Call (317) 398-9100 to reserve your room by Tuesday, July 18, 2017. Make sure you use your reference number when you book your room.

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.

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

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 Gesture Stable

Grand Gesture Stable

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.

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

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!

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.

Grand Gesture Stable

Grand Gesture Stable

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

  • Get a FREE appetizer on Fridays in June from Winner’s Circle Brewpub & OTB with the purchase of an entrée. Must be a Club 21 member. Limit one (1) appetizer per day, during normal hours of operation.
  • Join us on Friday nights for live entertainment!

NO FOMO WITH CLUB 21 AT INDIANA GRAND!

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!

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.

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.

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.

Indiana Derby Queen Pageant

Indiana Derby Queen Pageant

Second Annual Indiana Derby Queen Preliminary Pageant is 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.

Applicants please read the Terms & Conditions. 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.

Click Here to Meet the 2017 Indiana Derby Queen Contestants

A Knight in Arms

A Knight in Arms

A TRIBUTE TO THOSE WHO PROTECT & SERVE

Thursday, July 13 | 5:30PM

Join us for an unforgettable evening as we honor our soldiers!

This wonderful Indiana Derby charity event will be held in the Race Course Clubhouse. Ticket price per person is $25and ticket prices for children ages 12 and under are FREE. Enjoy a silent auction, special guest speakers and Official Host Dan Dakich of ESPN 107.5/1070 The Fan. Plus, if you Give $10, you Get $10 in Casino Cash at Club Centaur all day!

Your $25 donation includes:

  • 5:30PM – 6:30PM | Complimentary Cocktail Hour with FREE wine, beer and spirits
  • 6:30PM – 8PM | Cash Bar, delicious Hoosier specialty dinner and a LIVE performance from Toy Factory

Don’t miss the opportunity to be a part of this very special event! Tickets can be purchased by calling 317-421-0000,
Monday – Friday, 9AM – 5PM.

All proceeds will benefit Helping Hands for Freedom, K9 for Veterans, Warrior Vodka, Wish for Our Heroes and Wreaths Across America.

A Knight in Arms Charities

A Royal Feast Fest & FREE LIVE ENTERTAINMENT

A Royal Feast Fest & FREE LIVE ENTERTAINMENT

EAT, DRINK & BE MERRY!

Friday, July 14 | 4PM

Join us for an unforgettable evening as we honor our soldiers!

Enjoy the feast before the ride with delicious royal fare and entertainment — eat, drink and be merry! Rock out with The Devonshires on the Race Course Apron at 8:30PM and catch a LIVE performance from Actress and Singer, Demetria at Center Bar. Plus, enjoy a Meet & Greet with Hip Hop Recording Artist and Actor, Ludacris in the Casino.

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!

Sponsored By:

2017 Indiana Derby Sponsors

It's FREEdom Weekend!

It’s FREEdom Weekend!

Join us for FREE Patriotic Fun!

Friday, June 30

  • FREE Patriotic Beads at Club Centaur all weekend starting at 10AM.*
  • 2X point 10AM – 10PM
  • Swipe to Win for the Grand Land and Sea Giveaway!
  • Killing Karma | 8PM at Center Bar

Saturday, July 1

  • FREE Patriotic Can Koozie starting at 10AM. *
  • Play to WIN a Limited Edition Indiana Derby Tumbler
  • Live Racing starts at 6:05PM
  • Jambox | 9PM at Center Bar

Sunday, July 2

  • Play to WIN a Limited Edition Indiana Derby Tumbler
  • DJ Alex B | 9PM at Center Bar

Monday, July 3

  • Play to WIN a Limited Edition Indiana Derby Tumbler
  • Golden Gamer Sparkler Slot Tournament
    • Exclusive FREE Golden Gamer slot tournament from Noon to 3PM
    • Registration from 11:30AM to 2:45PM. Space is limited!
    • Top 20 will WIN their share of $5,000 in Casino Cash & Cash – Top Prize $1,000 Cash
    • Plus, get your FREE patriotic light up beads*
  • Family Leisure Outdoor Spa Giveaway
    • Enter at Welcome Center from 7PM to 9:30PM. Drawing at approximately 10PM. Brought to you by Family Leisure — your local superstore for family fun!

  • Outdoor Patriotic Community Picnic
    • Enjoy delicious BBQ and ice cold beverages as we celebrate America!
  • The Fabulous Thunderbirds | Approximately 8:30PM on Trackside Apron
  • DJ Square | 9PM at Center Bar
  • FREE Star Spangled Grandeur spectacular fireworks show at 10PM

*One per person, per promotional period. Available while supplies last.