We had our first horse races today.
Lee announcing the races and setting out the rules of the game and how it works.
Placing the bets
The race starts when all the bets have been placed
Pam Jensen and Linda Thompson were manning the Payout Table
Jerry Nieland is the spotter. He makes sure the jockeys
move the right number of spaces.
Everyone has placed their bets and now the race is on!
Jerry spotting for Jeff Spencer who is moving the horse forward
Now Jerry is spotting for Neal Kanne
And No. 3 is in the lead!
The winners line up to collect their winnings.
Butch Jensen throws the dice that tells which horse moves and how far. Larry Chapin is the race announcer!
After the races BBQ Pork Sandwiches were served out of the Chuck Wagon.
Judy Miller working in concession.
Deb Kanne cashiering for the BBQ