"The Bluegrass Special" is an episode of The Wonderful World of Disney, which aired on May 22, 1977.


Penny, the daughter of the owner of a horse stable of race, continues the sweet dream of becoming a professional jockey. Against the advice of her family, she decides to take the responsibility of a spirited horse, Woodhill, deemed invincible. With patience and perseverance, the girl finally managed to develop and discover, by himself, his capacity to compete. She then made the decision to enroll in the famous race: the "Bluegrass Special".


  • Devon Ericson
  • Celeste Holm
  • Davy Jones as Davey Sanders
  • William Windom


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