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Plaza Balcony


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Outdoor Table Seating with Access to Paddock Views and Racetrack Viewing via Third-floor Walkarounds

  • Plaza Balcony: 2nd Floor Paddock
  • Covered

*All pricing is per person

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Plaza Balcony

Exclusive Access

The Plaza Balcony is a covered, open-air venue with assigned table seating for relaxing while enjoying a 2nd-floor view of the Paddock. This full-service hospitality venue is the perfect place to retreat between races and watch as jockeys walk through this space on their way to the Paddock.

Gourmet Chef’s Table Food Buffets

Indulge in an array of appetizers, mains, and desserts throughout the day.

Premium Open Bar

Enjoy Beer, Wine, Top-Shelf Liquor, Mint Juleps, Oaks Lily, Soda & Coffee.

Nearby Restrooms & Mutuel Bars

Avoid long lines with access to nearby restrooms and mutuel bars.

  • Third-Floor Walkarounds

    Witness two days of race action from the aisles of the third-floor clubhouse in the legendary Churchill Downs racetrack.

    *This ticket offers unreserved, standing room-only access that is not within the Plaza Balcony.

    On-Site Trip Directors

    Our on-site trip directors are here to help, ensuring your experience runs smoothly from start to finish.

    VIP Fast Access Pass

    Beat the lines and get fast-tracked access into Churchill Downs for premium convenience.

    Secure Your Travel Plans

    Add A Hotel To Your Package

    Enhance your Derby experience with a 3-night stay at one of our partnered hotels! Select from a variety of accommodations, some of which include event transportation for added convenience.

    Check-in: Thursday, May 1st
    Check-out: Sunday, May 4th

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