2024 Kentucky Derby
Check In: Thursday, May 2nd; Check Out: Sunday, May 5th
When it comes to bucket list events, the Kentucky Derby has earned a spot as a world class event, not to be missed. Over the last twenty years, our team has had the pleasure to work with hundreds of fans to secure their tickets to the Derby weekend. Now, we're excited to offer you a simple, yet effective way to build the ideal package for experiencing the Derby Weekend right!
Our primary hotel partner for the Kentucky Derby is the Sheraton Riverside in Louisville. This property is excellent with very comfortable rooms and is a quick 20 minute ride to Churchill Downs. In addition to the Sheraton Louisville, we have several other comparable 4 Star hotel properties throughout downtown Louisville we work with as well.
On Friday, The Kentucky Oaks is a Grade I stakes race for three-year-old Thoroughbred fillies and then on Saturday, the Kentucky Derby is the most famous race for three-year-old Thoroughbreds at a distance of one and a quarter miles at Churchill Downs.
Our packages are designed to give you the best value for your money. To round out your experience, we've included some optional Add-Ons you might want to include with you package.
Kentucky Derby Package Includes
- 3 Nights Stay at a 4 Star Hotel in Louisville
Reserved seats for the Kentucky Derby
- Food and drinks included
- Package price per person based on double occupancy
- Kentucky Oaks Tickets for Friday
- Taste of the Derby on Thursday Night (see info below)
- Barnstable Brown Party Tickets (see info below)
- Friday Tour of Local Horse Farms
- Friday Tour of Bourbon Distillery
Barnstable Brown Party - Always held on Derby eve, you'll spend Friday night at one of the best parties in the world. The Barnstable Brown Gala is counted among the “Ten Best Parties in the World” by Condé Nast. This black-tie event is continually ranked as the go-to event during Derby week and the red carpet entrance always draws a crowd.
Taste of the Derby Street Party and VIP Party at the Yum Center - Held on Thursday evening. The Taste of the Derby is a great opportunity for you to sample regional specialties with wine pairings, created by nationally renowned chefs along the Road to the Kentucky Derby, as you enjoy live entertainment from the band City Heat and a live chef cooking showdown
Churchill Downs Seating Chart
Sheraton Riverside Louisville
Standard Double Room
Hotel Lobby view
Hotel Restaurant / Terrace
Directions from the Sheraton Riverside Louisville to
Churchill Downs 700 Central Ave, Louisville, KY 40208 (Click on map to open Google maps)
"The team at eSeats.com took care of all of our Kentucky Derby tickets and party needs. We found their customer service excellent and everything worked out great. — Jim Luther Lyle Machinery.
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