WATCH on WAVE 3 News: Post position draw, Great Steamboat Race - wave3.com-Louisville News, Weather & Sports

WATCH on WAVE 3 News: Post position draw, Great Steamboat Race

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – WAVE 3 News will provide complete live coverage of the Kentucky Derby post position draw and the Kentucky Derby Festival's Great Steamboat Race beginning on WAVE 3 News at 5, on WAVE3.com, http://bit.ly/xOVZV7 or on the free WAVE 3 News and WAVE 3 Weather apps, http://bit.ly/1j7Fqca.

This year's post position draw will begin at 5:21 p.m. Wednesday in the Secretariat Lounge on the second floor of the Grandstand.

The first 10 post positions will be drawn from 5:22 to 5:30 p.m. The final 10 post positions will be drawn from 5:33 p.m. until 5:40 p.m. The Kentucky Derby's morning line odds will be delivered by Churchill Downs oddsmaker Mike Battaglia at 5:49 p.m.

The Great Steamboat Race between the Belle of Louisville and the Belle of Cincinnati will take place on the Ohio River. Boarding for the Great Steamboat Race will continue until 5:30 p.m., with the boats departing the shore at 5:45 for a 6 p.m. start. 

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