General Admission

Join the biggest Kentucky Derby party on the First Saturday in May! General Admission tickets to the Kentucky Derby and Oaks include entry to the facility, and access to:

  • The infield, where you can bring your own chair or picnic blanket and watch the races from the world’s largest 4K video board
  • The historic Paddock Area, where you can watch the horses getting ready for each race

General Admission tickets can be purchased online or at the gate on Kentucky Derby and Oaks days. General Admission tickets are less expensive when purchased online, in advance of Kentucky Derby and Oaks days. See General Admission ticket prices below: 

2018 Kentucky Oaks General Admission Tickets
Purchase DatePrice
Nov. 17 – Dec. 31 at 11:59PM ET$40
Jan. 1 – April 22 at 11:59PM ET$45
April 23 – May 3 at 11:59PM ET$55
Day of Event (May 4th)$60
2018 Kentucky Derby General Admission Tickets
Purchase DatePrice
Nov. 17 – Dec. 31 at 11:59PM ET$60
Jan. 1 – April 22 at 11:59PM ET$70
April 23 – May 4th at 11:59PM ET$75
Day of Event (May 5th)$80
2018 2-Day General Admission Tickets (includes both Kentucky Derby & Kentucky Oaks)

Two day package offer available for a limited time while supplies last

Purchase DatePrice
Nov. 17 – Dec. 31 at 11:59PM ET$95
Jan. 1 – April 22 at 11:59PM ET$105

 

General Admission tickets do not include a reserved seat or access to reserved seating areas. Click here to see a full list of items permitted into the facility on Kentucky Derby and Oaks days. General Admission guests are not guaranteed a direct view of the racetrack.

  • A maximum of twelve (12) General Admission tickets are sold per household.
  • Ticketfast/Print At Home is the only available delivery method for the 2-day Plan General Admission tickets.
  • Tickets are available for ticketfast and mobile delivery with the single event general admission purchase.

General Admission Tickets will first be available for purchase on November 17th at 12 PM ET. 

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

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