May 2 - 3, 2025

2025 Kentucky Oaks & Derby

Secure your spot for the 2025 Kentucky Derby with an Official Ticket Package!

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Derby Experiences is proud to be the Official Experience Package Provider to Churchill Downs for the Kentucky Oaks and the Kentucky Derby. Since 2008, Derby Experiences has gone beyond the general admission ticket to provide all-inclusive Official Ticket Packages for an unmatched weekend at Churchill Downs.

premium hospitality Spaces
VIP fast access pass
hotel stay & transportation
Parties & Guided Tours

Trustworthy Assurance

Official Ticket Packages come directly from Churchill Downs offering you peace of mind with no risk of broker or scalper fraud.


Tailored Experiences

Derby Experiences provides access that cannot be found anywhere else. Guests will enjoy access to exclusive hospitality venues, Derby weekend party tickets, private tours, and transportation to and from Churchill Downs on Oaks and Derby Day.


Seamless Convenience

There is no simpler way to experience an unforgettable weekend at the Kentucky Derby than with Derby Experiences. Official Ticket Packages offer tickets, hospitality access, insider extras, accommodations, and so much more.

Experience two-days of racing from your Grandstand reserved seat. Between races, try out all the flavors of the Kentucky Derby with access to unlimited food and beverage options for a memorable trip to Churchill Downs.

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Homestretch Club packages feature nothing but the best for race day. From premium bars, gourmet food selections, exceptional atmospheres, and impeccable views of the Homestretch, you can't go wrong with this premium choice on Oaks and Derby day.

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Celebrate the Derby with Kentucky's finest parties and experiences. Enjoy dazzling fashion, live entertainment and up-close experiences that give you a closer look into Churchill Downs. You won't want to miss these popular Derby weekend events!

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Looking for an unforgettable weekend? Lock in one of our Paddock Package options! This modernized space added to Churchill Downs last year allows for an unparalleled experience that you can't find anywhere else.

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Unlock Your Ultimate Derby Experience

Why Choose Derby Experiences?

Derby Experiences goes beyond just a general admission ticket. With a variety of ticket package options for you to choose from, Derby Experiences provides unparalleled access to exclusive experiences at Churchill Downs such as premium hospitality lounges, behind-the-scenes tours, parties, and more!

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Exclusive Access

Exclusive Access

Gain exclusive access to coveted areas, creating unforgettable moments amidst the excitement of the races.


Expert Guidance

Expert Guidance

Our expert guidance ensures you experience the Derby like a seasoned pro, from insider tips to personalized assistance, making your visit truly unforgettable.


Unique Experiences

Unique Experiences

From exclusive parties to behind-the-scenes tours, immerse yourself in unique experiences that redefine Derby luxury.


memories that last a lifetime

Derby Experiences Through Your Eyes

See the event experience through the only eyes that matter, our guests! Check out their stories and feedback below.

  • A first-class organization...from the first night on Thursday to the last moment on Sunday, it could not have been better planned, better executed, and better people in one place than with this Kentucky was more than we expected!


  • While planning our corporate event to the Kentucky Derby, we could not have been more pleased with the planning and execution... All guests received specific information they needed from our company, taking the task off my hands and allowing me to enjoy myself!


  • You guys are amazing. I sit in the Sunny’s Halo Lounge every year and attend the Winner’s Celebration as well. I applaud your company for making people feel right at home and going out of your way to make sure your clients are safe and informed.


  • Thank you for all that you did. The event was fabulous, and was totally worthy of a "bucket list" designation.


  • We had an absolute BLAST! We enjoyed the Derby so very much. That was so much fun, and we appreciate your involvement. You made it all happen and went over and beyond expectations. Thank you!!!!


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    First Timer’s Guide to the Kentucky Derby®

    One of the first decisions you must make before attending the Kentucky Derby is your ideal seating location. Luckily, Derby Experiences offers access to the most sought-after seats all over the track at the Churchill Downs®.

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    Your Guide on What to Wear to the Kentucky Derby®

    The Kentucky Derby is not just a weekend of horse racing, it is also an iconic fashion event with a very unique and specific style. So take notes now so you have time to plan your outfits and when you are packing your suitcase, you'll be ready... ready to Derby, that is!

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    Five Things to Know About Derby Experiences

    Looking to get to know Derby Experiences a little bit better before locking in your Kentucky Derby® Ticket Package with us? Keep reading to find out a little more about us!

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