The reenvisioned Paddock of Churchill Downs is designed to enhance the heart of the fan experience at the track by providing additional seating and improved views of our Paddock. Explore the new premium seating in the Paddock of Churchill Downs coming in 2024 for the 150th running of the Kentucky Derby.

For more information on the new premium seating and dining options, please visit

Thank you for your interest in experiencing the Kentucky Derby!

During our annual pre-sale in the Fall grandstand boxes, bleacher seating, and select dining will be offered. Please complete the online pre-sale registration below for your opportunity to participate. The registration deadline for the 2024 Kentucky Derby & Kentucky Oaks 2-Day package pre-sale is mid-October, and you must sign up each year to be eligible.

After registration has closed, you will receive an email outlining seating options paired with an intent to purchase form confirming your desire to be included in our random drawing to participate in the presale. Applicants will be notified in late October or early November via email when the selection process is complete. At that time, anyone not selected for a pre-sale opportunity will be invited to participate in the public on-sale in late-November.

Please remember, select locations are currently available for purchase for the 150th Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks. To purchase select Premium seating now or to receive more information, please complete our Premium Seating Inquiry Form, email our Premium team at [email protected], and you can always give us a call at 502-636-4447.