By Neil Monnery

How to Bet on the Kentucky Derby Online

By Neil Monnery
All the information for How to Place a Bet on the Kentucky Derby Online is here
All the information for How to Place a Bet on the Kentucky Derby Online is here

Around the world casual fans of Horse Racing once a year get their phones out or fire up their computers as they look to place a bet on the big race in that country. Over in the UK it is the Grand National. In France it is the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe and in Australia it is the Melbourne Cup. For Americans that time is now as we are a day or so away from the 146th running of the Kentucky Derby.

With the change of date and with what is going on around the country in terms of Coronavirus, Election 2020, protests and the like, it may well have snuck under the radar but if you are on the lookout for some last minute information about how to place a bet then you’ve clicked on the right link.

In this piece we’ll have all the information about what companies you can sign-up with and what state restrictions are in place. Also you’ll find links to all our review pages and get the best sign-up offers they have available. Make sure you pick the one that best suits you.

For more information on all these companies, feel free to read our BetAmerica Review, TVG Review and TwinSpires Review and on those pages there are also links to step-by-step guides for how to sign-up in case that part is causing you trouble.

Up to $200 in Sign-up Bonuses

New Customers Only,21+

BetAmerica:

Above you’ll find our two special offers for BetAmerica. They are accepting customers from the following states at the moment with anyone over 18 permitted to open an account unless otherwise specified:

Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Tennessee, Vermont, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

The following states have higher age requirements: Alabama (min. age 19), Iowa (min. age 21), New Hampshire (min. age 21), Washington (min. age 21).

The first one is a brand new offer that BetAmerica have released specially for the Kentucky Derby. This one allows you to earn up to a $200 sign-up bonus. To choose this offer then click on the advert above and Create a new wagering account with BetAmerica and earn a $200 sign up bonus. You must opt-in using offer code BET200 during sign up to be eligible.

Offer number two is for potentially smaller rollers who just want to have a bet or two on the horses this weekend. It is a Bet $25 offer on the Kentucky Derby and whatever happens, win or lose, you’ll get $25 of credits back into your account for a free bet on them. So you get two attempts to win some money instead of one. Not too shabby. For that offer please click on the correct advert above.

Kentucky Derby Odds

Get up to $250 in bonus funds

New Customers Only,21+

TVG:

Above you’ll see the sign-up offer from TVG and they are offering you a big reward for a big investment. If you fund your account and place $300 on your first single bet then they’ll refund you all the money in a wagering credit if your horse loses. It is very similar to BetAmerica above but for even higher stakes.

To join them, It is a simple as 1, 2, 3 

  1. Register using promo code DERBY300
  2. Make a Deposit
  3. Place a Single Horse Win Bet and if they lose then TVG will refund you up to $300.

If betting on Horse Racing is going to be for you then TVG are a great company to join as they have Racing from all over the World.

TVG are currently accepting new customers (18+) from the following states:

Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, New Hampshire, New Jersey (under 4NJBets), New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota,  Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wyoming.

The following states have higher age requirements: Iowa (min. age 21), New Hampshire (min. age 21), Washington (min. age 21).

Up to $200 in Sign-up Bonuses

New Customers Only,21 +

TwinSpires:

Above this you’ll see three offers for TwinSpires, who are the company based at the home of the Kentucky Derby, Churchill Downs.

They have two traditional sign-up offers which range from earning a $100 bonus when you’ve successfully completed $500 in wagers within 30 days of creating your account up to potentially $200 in bonuses once you’ve completed $800 is wagering within 30 days of opening your account. So if you’ve got the taste for placing bets on the Horses then these offers may well be right up your alley.

TwinSpires also have a special offer on the Derby, where you can get your stake back up to $20 if your chosen horse finishes second or third in the big race itself.

To choose any of those offers then please click on the respective links above and sign-up.

TwinSpires are currently accepting new customers 18 and over from the following states:

Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Montana, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

The following states have higher age requirements: Alabama (min. age 19), Iowa (min. age 21), New Hampshire (min. age 21), Washington (min. age 21).

Get up to $250 in bonus funds

New Customers Only,21+
Up to $200 in Sign-up Bonuses
New Customers Only,21+
Up to $200 in Sign-up Bonuses
New Customers Only,21 +