Derby Festival Day at the Downs : Official Travel Source

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May 2nd

Derby Festival Day at the Downs

  • Location: Churchill Downs-4th Floor Skye Terrace
  • 700 Central Avenue
  • Louisville, Kentucky 40208
  • Time:
    11:30 AM to 6:00 PM

Derby Festival Day at the Downs

Thursday, May 2, 2024

Enjoy a day at the races with the Kentucky Derby Festival at the Kentuckiana Honda Dealers Day at the Downs.

Post time for the first race is 12:40 PM. The afternoon’s third race is named for the Derby Festival. The 2024 KDF Chairman and the Derby Festival Queen and Royal Court will present a 14-inch, engraved silver tray to the winning jockey, trainer and owner.

Highlights include:

  • Located on the 4th floor Skye Terrace (all tickets are reserved seating)
  • Table of 8 includes access to live in-room mutuel tellers, self-service wagering machines and restrooms
  • Offers tired, covered balcony to view the races
  • Open bar, including both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Chef’s table buffet
  • Access to offsite parking at the Kentucky Fair & Exposition Center (subject to space availability)
  • Official Race Day Program

Churchill Downs

Churchill Downs, located on Central Avenue in south Louisville, Kentucky, United States, is a...