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Road to the Derby 2017: Your Updated Standings

January 18, 2017 By Darragh Farrelly

For two minutes on the first Saturday of every May, a nation comes to a standstill. The Kentucky Derby®, the most exciting two minutes in sports brings the best three-year-old-thoroughbreds to race over a mile-and-a-quarter at Churchill Downs® in what is unquestionably the world’s most renowned race.

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Straight from the Horse’s Mouth

January 04, 2017 By Kristen Doolan

Anything involving a decision where time, money and effort are brought into play often makes that decision a little bit harder. For us and for many of you, we heavily rely on making decisions that are experiential ones. We want something that will make us happy, be a great use of our time and will ultimately be a memory to last a lifetime. Therefore, we think that attending the 2017 Kentucky...

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Choose Your View for the 2017 Kentucky Derby®

December 27, 2016 By Kristen Doolan

Derby Experiences is the Official Ticket Package Provider for Churchill Downs®, offering impeccable views throughout the race track. It is often a daunting task trying to choose a height, view and hospitality preference for both Kentucky Oaks® and Kentucky Derby® days. Below we have broken down each of the ticket packages by the privileged views provided by that seating selection. For more...

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Brighten Up the Holidays with Derby Experiences

December 19, 2016 By Kristen Doolan

Have you completed your holiday shopping yet? With major holidays around the corner, you better get on it! What better way to surprise your loved one’s than with a gift and experience with memories that will last a lifetime. Derby Experiences offers just that. As the Official Ticket Package Provider for Churchill Downs®, Derby Experiences offers a wide variety for your 2017 Kentucky Derby®...

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Choosing Derby Experiences Is a Guaranteed Winner at Churchill Downs®

December 14, 2016 By Darragh Farrelly

For Loren Hebel-Osborne, horse racing has been a way of life ever since she was a child. A fifth generation Louisvillian, Loren has been involved in everything from managing racing sponsorships to owning several successful horses, and has attended 28 consecutive Derby’s!

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Ranking the 2017 Kentucky Derby® Contenders

November 30, 2016 By Darragh Farrelly

“The Most Exciting Two Minutes In Sports” takes place on the first Saturday of every May. America’s biggest horse race, where a nation comes to a standstill, “The Run of The Roses” is the first leg of the Triple Crown™, and an opportunity for the country’s best three-year-old thoroughbreds to etch their name into immortality.

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Claim Your Access to the Elite Parties for the 2017 Kentucky Derby®

November 29, 2016 By Kristen Doolan

With the name, Kentucky Derby® and Churchill Downs®, prestige is destined to follow. With choosing your seat and adventure, there are some extra parities to think about. When will you be arriving to Louisville, Kentucky? We think in time to hit the Taste of Derby™ party on the eve of the Kentucky Oaks®. With that you might as well keep the party going into the official kick-off party, Fillies...

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Best Way to Get Tickets to the 2017 Kentucky Derby®

November 17, 2016 By Kristen Doolan

Sure, you may be able to get tickets to the 2017 Kentucky Derby® from many places, but how many can say they are the Official Partner of Churchill Downs®? Even further how many can say they 100% guarantee the tickets or provide a variety of package options from hospitality to parties to hotel and accommodations? I can guarantee if you are looking for the best experience possible at this year’s...

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A Horse Racing Year in Review: Already Planning for 2017.

November 15, 2016 By Darragh Farrelly

The horse racing year of 2016 saw some incredible highlights: Nyquist sweeping all before him to justify favoritism in the Kentucky Derby™, Exaggerator killing off the Doug O’Neill-trained colt’s hopes of a Triple Crown™ as Nyquist ran out of gas in a muddy Preakness, Creator claiming the final jewel of the Crown at Belmont Park to a two-day extravaganza from Santa Anita Park at the Breeders’...

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Plan Your Visit to the 2017 Kentucky Derby®!

October 18, 2016 By Darragh Farrelly

The history, the hats, the allure of “The Most Exciting Two Minutes In Sport,” The Kentucky Derby, held on the first Saturday of May, brings a nation to a standstill as the country’s best three-year-old thoroughbreds race over a mile-and-a-quarter at Churchill Downs® in the world’s most renowned race. In 2017, plan your visit with us.

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