Witness the most exciting two minutes in sports! Experience the triumph of it all to with a unique and memorable package direct from Churchill Downs® to the Kentucky Derby® and the Kentucky Oaks®

Kentucky Derby 2014 Ticket Packages

May 2 - 3, 2014

Churchill Downs® - Louisville, Kentucky

Witness the triumph and exhilaration of the greatest two minutes in sports in VIP style!

Through our partnership with Churchill Downs®,
we will provide an unforgettable experience
for you and your guests.


Official Ticket Packages are fully customizable and packed with insider extras and VIP experiences you can’t get elsewhere! 

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Five-time Grammy winner Wynonna Judd at the Fillies and Lilies Party

 Five-time Grammy winner Wynonna Judd

AMERICAN IDOL®, Elise Testone at the Affirmed Lounge

Official Derby Ticket Package Benefits:

QuintEvents' Derby Experiences® is proud to be the Official Experience Package Provider to Churchill Downs® for the Kentucky Derby® and the Kentucky Oaks®. With Official Ticket Packages, you'll get:

  • Derby-Experiences_LogoSecurity - Official Ticket Package come direct from Churchill Downs® so you will have the peace of mind that there is NO risk of broker and/or scalper integrity; your tickets are coming direct from the source!

  • Fixed Pricing – Our unique packages are not subject to market fluctuations. EASY PAYMENT TERMS

  • Early Shipping: Your Official Ticket Package will arrive weeks in advance of the event

  • VIP Access – Private Security Entrances, access to an Exclusive
    In-Track hospitality party venue on race days, and more!

  • Block Seating Options for your entire Group at the Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks

  • Celebrity Meet & Greets

  • World Class Accommodations at Louisville's most Luxurious Locations

  • Official Kentucky Derby® 140 Gift Bag, and more!

Churchill Downs®, the Kentucky Derby® and the Kentucky Oaks® are registered trademarks of Churchill Downs Incorporated.

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We Cater to Your Entire Derby Experience!

  • Your tickets, hospitality, commemorative souvenirs, are packaged together and ready to go in one phone call or web visit. 

  • If you are traveling in a group, we are able to seat your entire group together at Churchill Downs® and at your choice of our finest accommodation locations. We also offer Double Occupancy options to lower Official Package pricing when guests share a hotel room. 

  • Derby Experiences’ concierge services, including transportation, parties, backstretch tours, and more, are available to add to any Official Package




Derby-Experiences_LogoQuintEvents has partnered with Churchill Downs® creating Derby Experiences®. QuintEvents’ DerbyExperiences has been the Official Experience Package Provider to Churchill Downs for  the Kentucky Derby® and the Kentucky Oaks® since 2007.

Derby Experiences offers Official Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks packages direct from Chuchill Downs® and is a full service travel company that can provide exclusive benefits around seating options, hospitality, accommodations, fast access entrances, backstretch tours, paddock tours and more. Visit the official website at for more information..


Derby Experiences Concierge Services ensures that our clients' needs are supported outside the gates of Churchill Downs in creating the ultimate Derby Experience for your party.  We can help with ancillary services such as:

  • Transportation & Parking
    With parking a limited commodity, round trip transfers are available from Derby Experience hotels to and from the races and exclusive lots are reserved for Derby Experiences' clients. From limos to the Derby Experiences bus, we've got an option that fits your needs.
  • Experience Tours
    Getting the "full experience" can include tours of the backstretch of Churchill Downs, visiting the farms of past Derby Champions, Bourbon Distillery Tours, Museum tours and more.
  • VIP Parties and Unique Event Access
    The night comes alive in Louisville during Derby week. Derby Experiences has access to everything including The Mint Jubilee, The Julep Ball, Taste of Derby™, Barnstable Brown Party and Winner's Party! 
  •  Dining
    We have reserved seating available at Louisville's finest restaurants in town on the toughest weekend of the year!
  • Looking for the 2015 Wait List? Click Here!

  • Churchill Downs® was named after relatives of the founder, Col. Meriwether Lewis Clark Jr., grandson of William Clark of Lewis and Clark Expedition fame.
  • Often referred to as “The Greatest Two Minutes in Sports” only two Kentucky Derby® winning horses have broken the two minute mark – Monarchos in 2001 and Secretariat in 1973.
  • From the “ahead of it’s time department”, in 1915, Regret became the first female horse to win the Kentucky Derby. Females are eligible to participate in the Kentucky Derby, but males are not able to enter the Kentucky Oaks.

Ready to Connect and share all things Derby?


Download Derby Experiences’ new FREE Derby Experience app,
available for iPhone iPod touch and iPad today!

The FREE DE App Experience

Whether you are at the Churchill Downs Racetrack to enjoy the anticipation and triumph of the Derby celebration LIVE, or you are throwing the ultimate Derby party, you can now share the Derby exhilaration, fashion and experience with fellow Derby Enthusiasts!

The FREE Derby Experiences (DE) app allows photos of the Kentucky Derby experience to be shared through the DE Gallery, offering a glimpse into the celebration of Derby racing fans all over the world!

The FREE Derby Experiences(DE) app also takes its users through the streets of Louisville with a mapping feature, live weather reporting, Derby enthusiasts can share photos in all aspects of the via the app with live refresh capabilities! Fans can also keep up with post times and more.

Download the free Derby Experiences app today from the App Store at iTunes.