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Kentucky Derby week is one of the best times to experience live racing at Churchill Downs. Be a part of the excitement at Thurby as racing returns under the Twin Spires and Kentucky Derby and Oaks contenders visit the Paddock to take a look around before the big day.

Stakes Races: Unbridled Sidney & Opening Verse Overnight Stakes

For groups of 24+, please contact group sales at 502-636-4450 or fill out our Group Request Form

NEW - For the 2021 Thurby, all reserved seating will include food and non-alcoholic beverages.   Click Here to Learn More.

CLICK HERE for Simulcast & Live Racing COVID-19 Health & Safety Guidelines

For the 2021 Season due to Covid-19 restrictions, free General Admission for children on Thurby, Kentucky Oaks, and Kentucky Derby live racing days has been suspended.

Due to social distancing, General Admission will be sold as a first floor box seat or bleacher seating