Get ready to build your bankroll for Kentucky Derby Weekend!

Bet $50 (or more) to Win in any, or all, of the following Stakes Races and earn a $25 bonus per race. Participate in all four races and earn a $100 bonus:

March 25: The Spiral Stakes at Turfway Park

April 1: The Florida Derby at Gulfstream Park

April 8: The Wood Memorial at Aqueduct Racetrack

April 15: The Arkansas Derby at Oaklawn Park

Earned bonuses will be placed in player accounts on Thursday, May 4th for betting during Kentucky Derby weekend!

Please note, this Bankroll Builder promotion is being offered only to NYRA Bets members that use their accounts to bet on-track, online, or via mobile. Telephone bets are not eligible for the bonus.

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Promotional Details

How do I play?

This promotion is exclusive to NYRA Bets Members. Not a member? Sign up now!

To play, all you need to do is wager $50 (or more) to WIN on one horse in the specified races.

If you bet a $50+ Win wager on one of these four races, you will receive a $25 bonus. You will receive a $25 bonus for each race that you participate in. Bet $50 to Win on one horse in all four races and receive the maximum potential bonus of $100.


I bet $25 to Win on two horses in one race. Do I qualify?

No, you only qualify if you bet $50 or more to Win on one horse in any or all of the specified races


Can I only participate in one race?

Yes, you can choose to participate in one race. To receive the maximum benefit of $100, you must participate in all four.


When will I get my bonus?

The bonuses will be placed in player wagering accounts on Thursday, May 4th. The money can be wagered throughout Kentucky Derby weekend. Any unwagered money will be removed from player accounts on Tuesday, May 9th.


Terms and Conditions

-          Whether the wager wins or loses, each qualifying player will receive a $25 credit for Kentucky Oaks/Derby weekend

-          A wager must be at least $50 in base amount and on one single horse to qualify

-          A player may place their qualifying wagers in any or in all of the specified races

-          Players who participate in one race = $25 bonus; two races = $50 bonus; three races = $75 bonus; 4 races = maximum player bonus of $100

-          Patrons may bet more than one horse to Win. However, in order to qualify for the promotion, the base bet amount of one of these Win bets must be a minimum of $50

-          If a patron places numerous $50 Win bets in one race, the patron will only receive a single bonus of $25

-          Only win wagers count towards the promotion.  All other wagers including bets made using WP, WS, or WPS are not eligible.

-          Wagers made by phone with a live operator are not eligible

-          Wagering credits will be deposited into accounts on Thursday, May 4.  Any unwagered money will be removed on Tuesday, May 9.