Kentucky Derby Gallops Saturday, Mint Juleps in Las Vegas

The Kentucky Derby takes place this coming Saturday. It is one of the most famous, yearly horse racing events in America. And where there is a big horse race there is merrymaking. And where there is merrymaking there are libations. The best-known drink for those celebrating the Kentucky Derby is the Mint Julep.

In Las Vegas, people can watch the Kentucky Derby and enjoy a Mint Julep at The Front Yard at the Ellis Island Hotel and Casino. The venue has an 18-foot TV screen.

Ellis Island is located less than a mile east of the Las Vegas Strip.