“A Night at the Derby,” presented by Springville Youth Inc. (SYI) is an audience-participation fundraiser that brings the excitement of thoroughbred racing to you! This year, the event will be held on Saturday, Oct. 22, from 6 to 10 p.m. at St. Al’s Parish Hall, 186 Franklin Street Springville.

You don’t need to know anything about horse racing to participate and have fun. You can buy a horse in our advance sales happening now (details below) or simply come and wager on you favorite. The night will include:

– 11 action-packed races, featuring actual high quality video taped races of real thoroughbreds projected on a large screen.

– Actual race announcers calling each race

– “Wagering” on each race – pick your favorite and cheer him to victory!

– Join the racing elite and OWN YOUR OWN RACE HORSE! Owners of each winning horse will win a cash prize and will be entered into the 11th race for a chance to win a fabulous grand prize!

-Your event ticket gets you admission to the event, complimentary beer, wine, beverages and light snacks.

-Music, fun, excitement and even a silent auction!


Horse ownership (includes one event ticket) $30/each

-You can join the thoroughbred owners of Churchill Downs, Belmont Park and Pimlico by purchasing a virtual race horse…..or better yet, buy several! Name your horse and be featured in the official racing program. If your horse wins you will automatically be placed in the 11th race for a chance to win the grand prize!

Event tickets $20 each or 2 for $30

-Purchase tickets for the fun & excitement of “A Night at the Derby.” Each ticket will include: admission to the event, light snacks, beer, wine, non-alcoholic beverages, music and all the excitement of race night.

Money raised for this event will go toward SYI’s youth programming.

Visit www.syionline.org for more information or to purchase tickets.