2019 Kentucky Derby Packages
Known in America as “The Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports”, the Kentucky Derby brings horse racing fans and patrons from around the globe to Churchill Downs every year. Held on on the first Saturday of May, The Kentucky Derby is the longest continuously running event in the United States and remains the first leg of the coveted Triple Crown™. The race features three-year-old thoroughbreds who race the 1 ¼ mile stretch for the honour of the roses.
If that’s not enough, held on the eve of the Kentucky Derby is also the the Kentucky Oaks. A mesmerising stakes race over 1 1/8 miles and features three-year-old thoroughbred fillies. Churchill Downs partnerships with Bright Pink and Horses & Hope for the event. Race goers are encouraged to think pink for their attire to honor the partnerships and the Oaks official flower, the stargazer lily.
A trip to the Kentucky Derby is high on the bucket list for any keen horse racing fan. The U.S.A has built a strong reputation for for putting on high quality events across all sporting genres that always set the benchmark. And the Kentucky Derby sits at the top echelon! Pre-register for our 2019 packages.