Official Kentucky Derby® Ticket Package Spotlight: The Clubhouse Courtyard

Posted by Kristen Doolan on Thu, Feb 2, 2017 @ 15:17 PM

The race is on to the 143rd running of the Kentucky Derby®. Held annually in May in Louisville, Kentucky, both Derby and Oaks days are inundated with history and prestige. With each year bringing in new thoroughbreds and challenges, The 2017 Kentucky Derby® is shaping up to be one for the history books, will you be joining us?

As the Official Partners of Churchill Downs®, Derby Experiences offers unprecedented access to the race weekend. With many different seating options from up close and personal with the track to upper level premium seating, VIP hospitality locations throughout the track, exclusive insider extras, and official party access… where to start?

The Clubhouse Courtyard

You can’t get closer to the track than this Official Ticket Package from Derby Experiences. Located on the first-floor of the Clubhouse seating section, this package offers the best of both worlds with in-suite hospitality access and a ticket to the official kick-off party of the Kentucky Derby®, Fillies & Lilies.

First let’s talk about your in-suite hospitality experience. With the hospitality venue located in the Clubhouse Courtyard, you are merely steps away from a premium open bar and gourmet food buffets. Not to mention, you will have a VIP Fast Access Pass into Churchill Downs® and access to private wagering stations within your hospitality, both allowing you to skip lines when it’s needed the most.

Secondly, Fillies & Lilies. This exclusive party includes a night at the Kentucky Derby Museum featuring country artist Clint Black! As the official kick-off party of the Kentucky Derby® you won’t want to miss the premium open bar, private bourbon lounge and heavy hors d’oeuvres to round out a great opening night.

Add travel and lodging at variety of hotels in Louisville to truly make your weekend an all-inclusive experience.



Your 2017 Kentucky Derby® Ticket Package is Waiting…

Could 2017 be another Triple Crown™ year? Will there be a huge upset? You’ll only get the true experience by attending! Make this year the year you check the Kentucky Derby® off your bucket list or add another tally to how many times you have attended!

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