The Paddock Club Enclosure


Located on the 1st Floor Paddock Level, The Paddock Club Enclosure is a premium location to watch the horses and jockeys prepare for their races. Enjoy the view from your covered outdoor reserved table while having access to gourmet food, premium alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages and dedicated mutuel windows.

Package Inclusions

Kentucky Oaks & Derby Seating

2-Day Ticket | Friday & Saturday

  • The Paddock Club Enclosure
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  • 1st Floor Paddock: Outdoor Boxes with Tables
  • Tables of 4
  • Paddock View
  • Covered
  • Access to a racetrack viewing area on either side of the Paddock Runway

*All pricing is per person, 4 people required

The Paddock Club Hospitality

The brand-new Paddock Club puts you in the heart of the action, offering an up-close equine-focused experience. Take in the unparalleled Paddock & Paddock Runway views from your reserved dining table in the outdoor venue featuring cuisine and refreshments.

Gourmet Chef’s Table Food Buffets
Indulge in an array of appetizers, mains, and desserts and a curated menu throughout the day.

Premium Open Bar
Enjoy Beer, Wine, Top-Shelf Liquor, Mint Juleps, Oaks Lilys, Soda & Coffee

Private Club Restrooms
Avoid long lines with access to fine, private restrooms.

Dedicated Club Mutuel Windows
Conveniently place bets at private mutuel windows in this space.

Paddock Ring Pass

Enter the Churchill Downs Paddock directly from your hospitality! Only Paddock Club guests have access to this private, rose-covered tunnel that leads you to the Paddock. Once you're there, you will mingle and mix it up with jockeys, horses and owners as they prepare for the biggest races of their lives.

Racetrack Viewing Area

Enjoy all the race action from the Clubhouse Courtyard section located on either side of the Paddock Runway. Witness the thoroughbreds enter the racetrack and thunder across the finish line.
*This ticket offers an unreserved seat.

In-Track Concessions

Indulge in all the flavors of the Kentucky Derby with In-Track Concessions, including access to unlimited traditional Churchill Downs concession options, unique small vendors and premium alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. To view a sample menu click here.

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

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