General Admission

General Admission Tickets Now On Sale!

Infield standing room only ticket with no track view and no reserved seat. No access to the Paddock or front side seating areas.  Access to food, beverage, restrooms and wagering.  

Must enter through the Infield Gate only.  

For the 2021 Season due to Covid-19 restrictions, free General Admission for children on Thurby, Kentucky Oaks, and Kentucky Derby live racing days has been suspended.  

Pricing for 2-Day Oaks & Derby Ticket is $120 if purchased by April 18th and includes a raceday program while supplies last.

Exceptions for Prohibited Items Infield Gate Only:

  • Collapsible camping chairs (must be removed from bag during search)
  • Tarpaulins (“Tarps”) that are smaller than 10’ x 10’. Once inside the gate, tarps may not be secured to the infield fence or any other permanent structure.

Kentucky Oaks General Admission Tickets
Purchase Date Price
April 7 – April 18 at 11:59PM ET $55
April 19 – Day Before Event at 11:59PM ET $60
Day of Event until start of the Oaks race $65

Kentucky Derby General Admission Tickets
Purchase Date Price
April 7 –April 18 at 11:59PM ET $75
April 19 – Day Before Event at 11:59PM ET $80
Day of Event until start of the Derby race $85

2-Day General Admission Tickets (includes both Kentucky Derby & Kentucky Oaks)
Purchase Date Price
April 7 –April 18 at 11:59PM ET $120
April 19 – April 30 at 11:59PM ET $135

**Prices are subject to change on an annual basis.**

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