Saturday, November 17, 2012 - 12am

November 17, 2012

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Gates Open First Post Admission
3p 4:30p $10

Downs After Dark - The Golden Era - presented by Stella Artois & Finlandia Vodka

Downs After Dark – The Golden Era - presented by Stella Artois & Finlandia Vodka - featuring Bet or No Bet presented by Thorntons - Saturday, Nov. 17

Downs After Dark returns! Join us as we give a nod to the Golden Era and celebrate the Roaring 20's under the lights with a Great Gatsby style party which includes live racing, music and dancing...and don't miss the Bet or No Bet sweepstakes presented by Thorntons where four lucky fans during the night will get a chance to choose between placing a $1,000 win wager on the horse of his/her choice or walk away with a $100 Thorntons gift card! Entertainment includes Swing St. Louis as the opening act and will feature Jack Garrett & the Syndicate.

Ticketing Options Include:

Millionaires Row 4 – $59.90 per person
Enjoy the excitement of racing under the lights! Your Downs After Dark package includes admission, dinner on Millionaires Row, reserved seat, and a race program - plus all of the excitement under the Spires at night! Please note that individual tickets may be purchased, guests not purchasing a full table of eight will be seated with other guests.

Millionaires Lounge – $40 per person
Millionaires Lounge features three unique tastings featuring Stella Artois, Hoegaarden and Leffe. Each brew is paired with a specialty food sample that can be ordered in a full-size portion if desired for an additional fee of $5. While in Millionaires Lounge you will also enjoy live entertainment, exclusive balcony access and a racetrack view. Please note there is no reserved seat.

Jockey Club Suite – $101 per person
Each private suite has a balcony overlooking the track, self-service wagering machine and first-class service. The chef table, full bar, program and ticket are included. Please note there is a 15 person minimum.

Box Seats – $20 per person
Enjoy Churchill Downs at night! Your Downs After Dark box seat purchase includes admission, reserved seat on the Third Floor Clubhouse and a race program.

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    $100,000 Commonwealth Turf (GIII) features three-year-olds going 1 1/16 miles on the Matt Winn Turf Course.

  • $175,000 Mrs. Revere (GII)

    $175,000 Mrs. Revere (GII) features three-year-old fillies going 1 1/16 on the Matt Winn Turf Course.

  • Galt House Hotel- Exclusive Downs After Dark Hotel Package

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    Galt House Hotel Downs After Dark Package $119 (plus tax) 

    Nov 17-19, 2012

    Make it a spectacular weekend by spending time in the Heart of Louisville and enjoying horse racing under the lights at Churchill Downs®.  Galt House Hotel, the Official Host Hotel of Churchill Downs, is offering a special package that includes tickets to Downs After Dark night racing on Saturday, Sunday daytime racing and two nights stay for the price of one, or enjoy late check-out on Sunday!

    Package Details: 
    • Executive Suite Accomodations for $119 (plus tax)
    • Two tickets to Downs After Dark at Churchill Downs on Saturday, November 17, with upgrade to 3rd level outdoor seating (Gates open at 3pm, racing begins at 4:30pm)
    • Two tickets to Churchill Downs for racing on Sunday, November 18 (Sundays are Family Fun Days presented by Kroger at Churchill Downs)
    • Complimentary Self-parking at Galt House Hotel
    • Complimentary Self-parking at Churchill Downs Longfield Lot (Gate 10)

    Click here to book your stay


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