In this warm-hearted special from THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF DISNEY, a young girl named Penny (Devon Ericson) defies everyone's expectations when she tames a wild horse and races him to victory.
Description by Buena Vista Home Entertainment:
At last ... the best of Sunday night TV is back! It's the legendary TV show popular with audiences for 29 years. The longest-running prime-time series in television history (1954-1983). The winner of numerous awards, including seven Emmys. It's THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF DISNEY! THE BLUEGRASS SPECIAL is a heart-tugging story about a young girl with a very special dream. Woodhill, a beautiful race horse, has a bad reputation ... he threw and injured his rider in a race in Tijuana. Penny, a teenage horse trainer, dreams of becoming a jockey ... and she picks Woodhill to race in the upcoming Bluegrass Special. Penny's devotion and determination are an inspiration to anyone who believes that dreams can come true!