How to Get Tickets to the 2019 Kentucky Derby®

May 01, 2018 By Jazzy Morgan

Known as the most exciting two minute in sports, the Kentucky Derby® is the longest running sporting event in the United States. Witness the first leg of the Triple Crown™ with Derby Experiences, the ONLY Official Partner with the home of the Kentucky Derby®, Churchill Downs®. Our two-day Official Ticket Packages are customizable and come complete with tickets, accommodations, transportation,...

Read More »

Your Kentucky Derby 2018 Predictions

April 27, 2018 By Jazzy Morgan

We asked our Derby Experiences employees who they think is going to win the 2018 Kentucky Derby based on several expert predictions. The road to the Kentucky Derby has been somewhat of an unpredictable one, so it would be no surprise if the big race is the same way. Who do you think is going to win it all next Saturday? 

Read More »

Everything You Need to be Ready for The Kentucky Derby® 2018

April 27, 2018 By Jazzy Morgan

Things to Do Around Louisville:

Skystar Observation Wheel at the Big Four Lawn - 129 E. River Rd.

Hop on the ferris wheel and enjoy an exquisite waterfront view of the Louisville Skyline through May 6th. The Skystar is one of Americas tallest traveling ferris wheels. It holds 36 climate-controlled gondolas that hold up to six people. Grab the family and see Louisville all at one time.

Read More »

The Do’s and Don’ts of the Kentucky Derby® 2018

April 16, 2018 By Jazzy Morgan

The Kentucky Derby® is just around the corner and as you prepare for your trip there are a few things to keep in mind. Churchill Downs® security only allows certain items to be carried inside the race track, so we’ve put together a list of some of the things you can and cannot bring with you inside the track.

Read More »

How to Attend the Kentucky Derby® on a Budget

March 14, 2018 By Jazzy Morgan

Most people think that The Kentucky Derby® must be an elaborately expensive occasion.  After all, it is a high prestige horse race, it's the first leg of the Triple Crown™ series and celebrities flock from all around the country to attend. But what if I told you, you could enjoy Derby weekend in its entirety, meaning the Kentucky Oaks®, luxury hospitality on Oaks day, access to Churchill...

Read More »

Which Record-Breaking Horse Won the 1973 Kentucky Derby® and Became a Triple Crown™ Winner?

March 06, 2018 By Jazzy Morgan

Winning the Triple Crown™ is the biggest honor that every horse racing team strives for. Jockey, Trainer, Owner and everyone in between sets out at the Kentucky Derby® for their first win, enters the Preakness Stakes with high hopes, and then aims to complete the trifecta at the Belmont Stakes. What many don’t realize is how rare it is for a horse to mark his name in history as a Triple Crown™...

Read More »

The Kentucky Derby®: Then and Now

February 27, 2018 By Jazzy Morgan

The Kentucky Derby®, also known as The Greatest Two Minutes in Sports, is the longest running sporting event in American history. The history of the race dates back to 1872 when Meriwether Lewis Clark - the grandson of William Clark of the famed “Lewis and Clark” – attended the Epsom Derby in England. The Epsom Derby is an even longer-lived horse race that began back in 1780.

Read More »

Who Became a Triple Crown™ Winner in 1948?

February 06, 2018 By Jazzy Morgan

Winning the Triple Crown™ is the biggest honor that every horse racing team strives for. Jockey, Trainer, Owner and everyone in between sets out at the Kentucky Derby® for their first win, enters the Preakness Stakes with high hopes, and then aims to complete the trifecta at the Belmont Stakes. What many don’t realize is how rare it is for a horse to mark his name in history as a Triple Crown™...

Read More »

Official 2018 Kentucky Derby® Ticket Breakdown: Turf Club & Roses Lounge

October 06, 2017 By Jazzy Morgan

“The Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports,” and the first leg of the Triple Crown™, the Kentucky Derby® is without a doubt the most iconic horse race and the longest running sporting event in America. Immerse yourself amongst 170,000 racing fans for unmatched excitement at the 2018 Kentucky Derby®.

Read More »

Official Kentucky Derby® Packages Breakdown: Derby Room

September 22, 2017 By Jazzy Morgan

The Kentucky Derby® is without a doubt America’s most iconic horse racing event, appropriately known as “The Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sport”. It is the first leg of the prestigious Triple Crown™ which is consisted of three races, Kentucky Derby®, Preakness Stakes and Belmont Stakes. Immerse yourself amongst 170,000 racing fans for unmatched excitement at the 2018 Kentucky Derby®.

Read More »

Subscribe to Email Updates

About the Bloggers

Kristen Doolan

Kristen Doolan was born and raised a Florida State Seminole. Making her way from Florida to North Carolina, Kristen achieved her B.S. in Business Administration, Marketing at The University of North Carolina Wilmington. She is an avid traveler, college football addict, beach bum and loves spending time with her family and friends. 

 

Jazzy Morgan

Jazzy Morgan is originally from London, England and a die-hard Manchester United Fan. She grew up in Connecticut and made the move down south in 2011 where she attended Winthrop University and received her B.S. in Family & Consumer Sciences and a minor in Marketing. Jazzy enjoys traveling, working out, reading her monthly Vogue & Cosmo and keeping up with fashion trends.

 

Evan Chronis

Evan Chronis was born in Omaha, Nebraska but has made his home in south Charlotte for almost two decades. A Tar Heel born and bred, Evan received his B.A in Media and Journalism from UNC-Chapel Hill. He is an avid Boston sports fan thanks to his family’s New England roots, and a fanboy of Wes Anderson films.

Recent Derby Posts