The spring fundraiser for the Wyoming Symphony Orchestra is a gathering for horserace fans with all the trappings of the race track itself.

 Director Kate Tiernan joined Brian Scott Wednesday morning to talk about it.

DATE:  May 7, 2011,

TIME:  2:00 pm to 7:00 pm

RACE:  4:00 pm

LOCATION:  True Barn ~ 6000 South Poplar

TICKETS:  $50.00 each

Join the Wyoming Symphony Orchestra to celebrate the first Saturday of May in style! Experience the 137th Kentucky Derby with your friends at the True Barn located at the base of Casper Mountain. Watch The Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports LIVE and bid on your favorite horse while sipping mint juleps and savoring authentic Kentucky cuisine by Plated of Casper.

This unique event features a live auction for a trip of a lifetime to Lexington, KY that includes: VIP seats for six to a horse race at the world famous Keeneland Race Track, and a private tour of the renowned Kentucky Horse Park and neighboring farms.

Proceeds to benefit the Wyoming Symphony Orchestra educational outreach programs. Your support helps KEEP THE MUSIC LIVE!

 Tickets are $50 per person and on sale at Wind City Books (Downtown), Sadler’s Hallmark (Eastridge Mall), Cadillac Cowgirl (Sunrise Mall) and the Wyoming Symphony Office at 225 S. David Ste. 1B. For more information call 266-1478.