Outdoor Seating With Hospitality

Outdoor seating with hospitality for the Kentucky Derby includes an outdoor, reserved seat with food and beverages. Tickets are available in several locations on the 1st and 3rd levels along the finishing stretch of the racetrack. Kentucky Derby tickets are sold as a 2-day package, including both Kentucky Derby and Oaks days.

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The Courtyard

The Courtyard offers a front row seat to thunderous racing and winning celebrations. The Courtyard is located in Sections 118 and 119, where it sits next to the trackside winner’s circle and directly on the rail of the finishing stretch of the dirt racetrack. Guests of the Courtyard have access to an indoor food and beverage hospitality area serving small plates and featuring an open premium bar with exclusive restrooms.  Pricing for the 2-day Derby and Oaks ticket is $2,069.

Courtyard tickets for 2022 Oaks & Derby are available for purchase at Derby Experiences Official Ticket Packages.

Courtyard tickets are available for Derby Week events.  

**Pricing is subject to change on an annual basis.

Starting Gate Rooftop Garden

The Rooftop Garden is located atop the Starting Gate Suites.  Guests on the rooftop will be able to gaze at an authentic panoramic view of Louisville while enjoying access to several upscale bars and food offerings in a cozy yet party-like atmosphere.  On Derby and  Oaks days all tables are 8 seats with no direct track view from tables.  Includes access to rooftop bar, balcony, and 3rd Floor Clubhouse for track viewing.  Pricing for the 2-day Derby and Oaks ticket is $2,094.

Starting Gate Rooftop Garden tickets for 2022 Oaks & Derby are available for purchase at  Derby Experiences Official Ticket Packages

**Pricing is subject to change on an annual basis.

Plaza Balcony

Be a part of the excitement and anticipation of each race as the jockeys walk next to your table and across the Plaza Balcony making their way to the Paddock before each race.  Plaza Balcony tables are located undercover, directly overlooking the Paddock area, and seat a total of six guests.  In addition to a reserved dining table, guests of the Plaza Balcony have walking access to the third floor clubhouse area which offers a view of the racetrack.   Plaza Balcony tickets include a chef’s table buffet and alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages. 

Plaza Balcony tickets for 2022 Oaks & Derby are available for purchase at Derby Experiences Official Ticket Packages.  

**Pricing is subject to change on an annual basis.

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