Plan Your Visit

General Information

Will Call

Will Call is located at admission entrances Gate 10 (located off the Longfield complimentary parking lot) and Gate 17 and also at the Gate 1 Box Office. In addition, there is NO WILL CALL on Kentucky Oaks and Kentucky Derby days.

Box Office

The Box Office is conveniently located at Gate 1, directly across from the entrance to the Kentucky Derby Museum at 700 Central Avenue. Based on availability, tickets for the day you are visiting Churchill Downs and advance race dates may be purchased at the Box Office. Will Call can be picked up at the Box Office on live race dates. During the live race meet, the Box Office is open:

Spring Meet 2015:

  • Friday, Saturday & Sunday from 10 AM to 4 PM
  • Thursdays for Twilight Racing from 2 PM to 6 PM 
  • Downs After Dark from 1 PM. to 9 PM

2015 Kentucky Oaks & Derby Tickets

The 2015 Kentucky Oaks and Kentucky Derby tickets will be mailed via FedEx starting April 3, 2015.

How to Cash Your Tickets

Patrons may cash their tickets beginning 30 minutes prior to the first race or mutuel tickets can be sent by certified or registered mail to:

Churchill Downs Incorporated
Attn: Treasurer
700 Central Avenue
Louisville, KY 40208.

Please keep a copy of the ticket for your records and allow 60 days for a response.

Lost and Found

If you are looking for a lost item, or wish to turn in a found item, Lost and Found is located on the second floor of the Clubhouse in the Security Office.