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How to do Kentucky Derby 2019 like a boss

Get your mint juleps ready, because the Kentucky Derby is here.

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The Kentucky Derby is this Saturday, May 4, at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky. While there are races all day, the biggest horse race of the year -- called, appropriately, the Kentucky Derby -- starts at 6:50 p.m. ET. If you aren't going to Derby, you'll need to know how to watch the race and which horses to bet on (Tip: watch for Bob Baffert's horse!). Plus you may need to learn how to mix up a mint julep cocktail!

Get caught up on everything Kentucky Derby 2019 here.

How to watch and bet on the race if you aren't at the track

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Make the infamous mint juleps at your Kentucky Derby party.

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Throw a kickass Kentucky Derby party

Get a look at how the horses travel to Kentucky

The Kentucky Derby even has an official truck

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