Presented by TwinSpires

Tuesday, April 30th,  2019 

Introducing Kentucky Derby Week's Newest Event!  Champions Day highlights the history and the sport of the Kentucky Derby! Meet legendary jockeys and trainers, gain industry expert insights into Derby Week betting and support thoroughbred aftercare. 

Event Highlights Include:

  • Triple crown Legends Autograph Session- 12:30 pm-2:30 pm 
    • Bob Baffert, Mike Smith, Steve Cauthen, Elliott Walden and Jean Cruguet 
  • Derby Week handicapping Seminar presented by 12 pm-12:40 pm
    • Panelists include: Steve Byk, Gary Young, Donna Barton Brothers and Ed DeRosa 
  • Collectible poster signing to support Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance
  • Triple Crown Vault Photo Opportunity presented by Kentucky Derby Museum- 1:00 pm-3:30 pm

View the Champions Day Menu available in our dining rooms.  For groups of 24+, please call group sales at 502-636-4450.

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Ultimate Champions Day Experience

Package includes: 

  • Includes Stakes Room seating for Dawn at the Downs including Breakfast (6:30 am-8:30 am)
  • Kentucky Derby Museum Tour with Derby Icons: D. Wayne Lukas and Bill Shoemaker (8:30 am)
  • Starting Gate Suites seating for Day at the Races including lunch! (11:30 am -5:30 pm)
  • Exclusive Jockey and Trainer Meet and Greet and Autograph session (3 pm - 4 pm)
  • Kentucky Derby Museum All Day Access

Buy Champions Day Package