Starting Gate Dining

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Indulge with reserved, indoor seating with access to gourmet food buffets and premium open bar, as well as access to the 7th floor rooftop, a tiered viewing platform with panoramic views of the track.



Package Inclusions

Kentucky Oaks & Derby Seating

2-Day Ticket | Friday & Saturday
Starting Gate Dining Room
4th, 5th or 6th Floor
Indoor Reserved Table Seating

*All pricing is per person

Exclusive Insider Extras

  • On-site Trip Directors
  • VIP Fast Access Pass
    Allows for faster and more secure access into Churchill Downs'
  • Derby Experiences Lanyard & Ticket Sleeve

In-Suite Hospitality

Exclusive premium in-track hospitality venue located in the Starting Gate Dining Room

  • Access to the Rooftop Viewing Platform
  • Access to a Balcony on Each Floor
  • Premium Open Bar
  • Gourmet Food Buffets
  • Assigned Table Seating
  • Self-Service Wagering Stations
  • Closed-Circuit TV Coverage


Programming and Experiences are subject to change based on local health and safety guidelines at the time of the event. Derby Experiences’ Celebrity Jockey Meet-and-Greets, Live Entertainment or other Package Inclusions may be hosted virtually or in-person.


Add Accommodations & Transportation

3-Night Accommodations

Check-in Thursday, April 29, Check-out Sunday, May 2

Motor Coach Charter Bus Transportation

one-time, round trip motor coach to/from track on Kentucky Oaks® and Kentucky Derby® days

Omni Louisville Hotel includes semi-private transportation only
Semi-private transportation is also available for all Whiskey Row hotels. Contact us for more details.

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