Group Enhancements

Name a Race!

Name a Race - Name a race in your group’s honor at Churchill Downs! You and your guests will be escorted to view the race from the Winner's Circle and receive the following:

  • Group's personalized race name listed in the program
  • Up to 8 guests escorted to the Winner's Circle to view the race
  • Announcement of the race name by the track by the Public Address announcer
  • Announcement of the presenting group's name over the public address system
  • NEW: Feature on the big board including the race name, group name and live video feed coverage of group in the Winner's Circle
  • NEW: One (1) Churchill Downs Racetrack trophy engraved with date, race name and group name to take home
  • PLUS Opportunity to purchase duplicate(s) of trophy through Churchill Downs Sale Representative
  • One (1) 8" x 10" color photo taken in Winner’s Circle of the group as a keepsake memento – with the option to purchase additional (including digital copies) through Coady Photography
Mutuel Vouchers

Treat your guests to a wager on the house! Pre-Purchased wagering vouchers can be printed for your guests use in $5, $10, or $50 increments. Send them to the races with a bet already in hand today!

Downs Dollars

Gift Certificate Vouchers can be printed for your guests in increments of $5 and $8 for your guests to use at the Churchill Downs Gift Shop, Permanent Concession Stands, and for Programs. *Excludes Kentucky Derby & Oaks Days, and PariMutuel Wagering.

Mock Racing

Bring your group to Churchill Downs and experience the energy and excitement of (past) live racing. All the real aspects of a day at the races are setup and on display, but it’s all just for fun, no real dollars are required. Actual previous live races from right here at Churchill Downs Racetrack will be broadcast on TV screens throughout your event space with an announcer and live Mutuel tellers available for your group to place wagers on their favorite horses! Other enhancements (subject to availability): Racing Programs, In-Person Bugler playing “Call to the Post”, Audio and Video Capabilities, and Prizes. A mock racing program typically lasts one hour.

Available as add-on for non-race day special event rentals only.

To learn more about group enhancements, please contact a group sales representative at 502.636.4450, or via email at [email protected].

*All group enhancements and the elements of each group enhancement (ex. In-Person Bugler) are subject to change, based on availability, and certain minimums do apply.
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