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  • (opens in new tab) Find tickets from 182 dollars to Kentucky Derby & Oaks - 2 Day Pass on Friday May 3 2024 at 10:29 am at Churchill Downs in Louisville, KY
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What is the Kentucky Derby?

The Kentucky Derby is one of the most iconic celebrations of southern culture. The Kentucky Derby is the most legendary American Thoroughbred races of the Triple Crown. It’s the first leg of the Triple Crown Series; the other two races include the Preakness Stakes and the Belmont Stakes. The Kentucky Derby is often referred to as “The Run of the Roses” because of the rose garland presented to the winner of the race. For a complete list of horse racing events, visit our horse racing tickets.

How much are Kentucky Derby tickets?

Kentucky Derby ticket prices on the secondary market can vary depending on a number of factors. Typically, Kentucky Derby tickets can be found for as low as $118.00, with an average price of $644.00.

Where is the Kentucky Derby held?

Kentucky Derby takes place May 5-6, 2023 at Churchill Downs in Louisville, KY.

Who are the most memorable Kentucky Derby winners?

Some of the most memorable the Kentucky Derby winners includes:

  1. Secretariat, 1973
  2. Spectacular Bid ,1979
  3. Citation, 1948
  4. Seattle Slew, 1977
  5. American Pharoah, 2015
  6. Barbaro, 2006
  7. Northern Dancer, 1964
  8. Count Fleet, 1943
  9. Whirlaway, 1941
  10. Gallant Fox, 1930

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