The Kentucky Derby, America's most famous horse race is celebrated with all the thrills and fun at Turf Paradise in what has become the biggest spring party in town. From mint juleps, to fashion judging of ladies in bonnets and sundresses and guys in their Kentucky-Gent finery, there is no better place to savor all the excitement of what is described as "the greatest two minutes in sports." – The Kentucky Derby, Saturday, May 3 at Turf Paradise. Read below for a full description of our many Kentucky Derby packages.

 

"Top of the Park" Directors' Suite Buffet $65

Sold Out!!!

Directors' Suite, also known as "Top of the Park" and "Top of the Valley" because of its encompassing view of the infield lakes and two racetracks and also the surrounding mountains. You can literally see for miles and miles. The Directors' Suite is to impress.
Breakfast 8:00am-10:00am. Lunch 11:00am-3:30pm
Reservations: 602-375-6471
Includes admissions, seating, tax, gratuity and a souvenir Kentucky Derby glass


Turf Club Buffet $65 - Sold Out!!!

Upscale but casual, the tiered room offers private TV 18- channel table monitors along with a menu sure to delight and insure your return visit. Always save room for dessert. They're pure pleasure memories.
Breakfast 8:00am-10:00am. Lunch 11:00am-3:30pm
Reservations: 602-375-6472
Includes admissions, seating, tax, gratuity and a souvenir Kentucky Derby glass

 

Clubhouse Buffet $40 - Sold Out!!!

Fun and comfortable, the 1,000 seat venue gets you cheering for your horse along with everyone else. The air-conditioned, glass-enclosed Clubhouse keeps you comfy while offering immediate access to the paddock and horses below.
Breakfast 8:00am-10:00am. Lunch 11:00am-3:30pm
Reservations: 602-375-6470
Includes admissions, seating, tax, gratuity and a souvenir Kentucky Derby glass

 

Players' Club Buffet $40 - Sold Out!!!

For serious horse players that like to have live discussions about their selections every race. Full bar and complete luncheon menu the 75-seat stations with private monitors and bank-screen viewing also features personal mutuel windows.
Breakfast 8:00am-10:00am. Lunch 11:00am-3:30pm
Reservations: 602-375-6472
Includes admissions, seating, tax, gratuity and a souvenir Kentucky Derby glass

 

Party on the Rail - Sold Out!!!

You are up close and personal with the live racing in the Party on the Rail area on Kentucky Derby Day. Prime seating at either of the two full service Tiki style bars or your comfy private table with jumbo umbrella for those in need of a little shade.

TABLE with shade umbrella - $25 per person (minimum 4 people per table)
INCLUDES : BBQ Tent Combo Meal, Reserved Seat & Grandstand Admission

INDIVIDUAL BAR STOOL $25 at Tiki Bar or La Cantina
INCLUDES : BBQ Tent Combo Meal, Reserved Seat & Grandstand Admission

Reservations: Call Amelia at 602-375-6471

 

 

 

 

Hat Contest

Start making your bonnets and get your matching dress ready for our annual Kentucky Derby Ensemble & Hat Contest. The contest takes place in the Grandstand apron right after the running of the Kentucky Derby. Registration is free and begins at 12 noon. Click on the poster

GRANDSTAND OPEN!

Grandstand Admission $5.00
seats first come first serve
Gates Open: 7:15am
First Turf Paradise Live Post: 11:30am
Kentucky Derby: Approx. 3:24pm
times are subject to change without notice, please check back for the most current times