Starting Gate Dining


This hospitality venue is complete with a gourmet food buffet, premium open bar, reserved, indoor seating at round tables, and gives guests access to the new 7th-floor rooftop tiered viewing platform with phenomenal views of the entire track.

Package Inclusions

Kentucky Oaks & Derby Seating

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'

In-Suite Hospitality

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

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

Add Travel & Lodging

3-Night Accommodations
Check-in Thursday, September 3, Check-out Sunday, September 6

Motor Coach Charter Bus Transportation
one-time, round trip motor coach to/from track on Kentucky Oaks® and Kentucky Derby® days
*not included with Omni Louisville Downtown or Hotel Distil