It's described as the most exciting two minutes in sports.
Coverage of the 136th annual Kentucky Derby begins on Saturday, May 7th, at 4:00 pm eastern time on NBC. The coverage ends at 7:00 pm.
The race gets underway at about 6:24 at Churchill Downs, in Louisville, Kentucky, as it is the 11th of 13 races.
The bonus coverage begins at 3:30 p.m on NBC.
The race is two kilometers long, and includes 19 Thoroughbred horses. The first-place winner get $1.425 million.
This year's include:
Twice the Appeal
Pants on Fire
Master of Hounds
Mucho Macho Man
Watch Me Go