2018 Kentucky Derby Tickets at Churchill Downs

Your package includes preferred seating to the Kentucky Derby on Saturday. Tickets to the Kentucky Oaks, which occurs on Friday, are optional. An important part of the Derby experience to consider is where you’ll be sitting. With Grandstand seating you’ll be provided with a view of the action as the horses round the final turn, speed past your position and cross the finish line. Clubhouse seating brings you closer to the action and allows you to enjoy a slightly more prestigious atmosphere, and up above, from Millionaires Row, you’ll be rubbing elbows with the who’s who and enjoying the race from a luxurious, climate-controlled environment. Higher seats are generally regarded as superior as they provide a better perspective of the race and allow you to see the action on the back stretch of the race course. The higher the seats the better!

Your tickets will be located in your choice of the following seating categories
1st Floor Grandstand (126-128) - Bleacher seats
1st Floor Grandstand (123-125) - Bleacher seats
1st Floor Grandstand (120-122) - Bleacher seats
Grandstand Mezzanine (222-223) - Bleacher seats, Rows K & up are under cover
3rd Floor Grandstand (322-325) - Chair back seats, Rows D & higher are under cover
1st Floor Clubhouse (115-117) - Chair back seats, Rows G & up are under cover
Clubhouse Mezzanine (218-220) - Chair back seats, In section 218 and 219 all seats are covered - Rows C & up are under cover in section 220
3rd Floor Clubhouse (313-315/318-320) - Chair back seats, Rows D & higher are under cover
3rd Floor Clubhouse Finish Line (316-317) - Chair back seats, Rows D & higher are under cover

Premium Kentucky Derby Viewing Options

Want to take your Kentucky Derby experience to a whole new level? Then you’ll want to check out our premium viewing options below.

Millionaires Row
Located on the 4th and 6th Floor, the prestigious Millionaires Row offers premium indoor dining room seating (tables of 8) that offers fantastic views of the full track including the finish line. This full service option also includes a cash bar, a gourmet buffet, private wagering stations and CCTV coverage.

Turf Club
A favorite of celebrities and VIPs, the Turf Club also offers premium indoor dining room seating but at smaller tables of four or six. Views here are some of the best at Churchill Downs. The Turf Club offers all the same amenities as Millionaires Row with the added bonus of an open bar.

Finish Line Suites Balcony
Unlike the other premium viewing options, The Finish Line Suites Balcony offers outdoor seating in tables of four, six, or eight. This full service hospitality venue offers phenomenal unobstructed views of the paddock area and finish line, a premium open bar, gourmet food, private wagering stations and CCTV coverage.

Stakes Room
With spectacular views of the track, the paddock, and the famous Twin Spires, the Stakes Room offers premium indoor dining room seating in tables of four, six or eight. Its extensive amenity list includes a premium option bar, gourmet buffet, private wagering stations, CCTV coverage and celebrity appearances.

Our Reputation

“The whole Derby experience was amazing.”

The hotel suite was wonderful. Great view of the Ohio River, comfortable beds, plenty of room for the two of us. The whole Derby experience was amazing. We loved the tour of the horse farm and the dinner river cruise.

Maruta Gardner

Kentucky Derby

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