Saturday, May 5

Derby Party

With 90 flat-screen monitors and our massive GoVision screen, there’s not a bad seat in the house! Watch and wager on the biggest day in racing at Kentucky Downs. Beat the crowd and place your bets early! We’ll be opening early at 9 a.m. on both Friday, May 4 and Saturday, May 5! Parking and admission are free.

For premium seating on Derby Day, reserve your spot in the Director’s Room, where you’ll enjoy private betting, a private cash bar, a free program, and a catered buffet for only $50 per person. Call 270-586-7778 or click here to book today!

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Win big with a big hat

Wear a big hat, and you could win cash in our Hat Contest! Register for your chance to win between 11AM – 3:30PM. Judging will take place at 4PM.

  • 1st place: $250
  • 2nd place: $100
  • 3rd place: $50