Drink a cocktail, listen to live entertainment and watch racing under the lights at our premier Downs After Dark event.

Event Highlights Include:

  • Free Soul Effect and Mojo Flo on the Plaza Stage
  • Art of the Horse: Breeders' Cup Artwork Exhibit - You will have the opportunity to vote for your favorite artist to be selected as the Official Artist of the 2018 Breeders' Cup World Championships
  • Get your photo taken with 144th Kentucky Derby trophy
  • Breeders' Cup Challenge Series Stakes race Fleur de Lis Handicap (GII)
  • Stakes races for the evening include:Stephen Foster Handicap (GI), Wise Dan (GII), Matt Winn (GIII), Regret (GIII)
  • Racing 1.0 - learn expert handicapping tips
  • Churchill Challenge - $1500 Live Money Handicapping contest for chance to win fully paid entry into the Breeders' Cup Challenge. Click here to review contest rules or email gary.palmisano@kyderby.com

Purchase General Admission tickets for all three events at a discounted price with the Downs After Dark combo. Click here to purchase.