Kentucky Derby Day

Join us for the biggest Derby Party in Minnesota! Live racing action and the greatest two minutes in sports! First Canterbury Race: 12:45 p.m.

Featuring live music from Boogie Wonderland on the Mystic Lake® Music Stage, Derby Hat Contest, Red Carpet Selfie Station presented by Kwik Trip, and more! Derby attire admired, not required. Kentucky Derby Day is Presented by Maker’s Mark & Stella Artois

Derby Day Details:
• Clubhouse Level Open: 8 a.m.
• First Race from Churchill Downs: 9:30 a.m. (CST)
• First Canterbury Live Race 12:45 p.m.
• Pony rides and face painting 12:30 p.m. – 4 p.m.
• Kentucky Derby: 5:46 p.m. (CST)
• Derby Hat Contest – Presented by Kwip Trip
Check-in at the live racing info booth immediately after Canterbury race 4
• Derby Selfie Station – Presented by the Kwik Trip


After the races, continue the party at Mystic Lake®

Special Trolley Schedule Saturday, May 5
CP Depart Mystic Lake Depart MVTA Marshall Rd
9:45AM 10:15AM 10:35AM
10:45 AM 11:15 AM 11:35AM
11:45 AM 12:15 PM 12:35PM
12:45 PM 1:15 PM 1:35PM
1:45 PM 2:15 PM 2:35PM
3:25 PM 3:35PM
3:45 PM 4:15 PM 4:35PM
5:00 PM 5:15 PM 5:35PM
6:00 PM 6:15 PM 6:25PM


Oaks and Derby Post Time Schedule

Available Friday, 05/04/18:
– Friday’s Churchill card (Kentucky Oaks is race 11)
– Advance wagers for Kentucky Derby (Saturday’s Churchill card, Derby is race 12)
– Kentucky Oaks/Derby Double Wager (Oaks race 11 & Derby race 12)
– Kentucky Oaks/Old Forester Turf Classic/Kentucky Derby Pick 3 / Triple Wager (Oaks race 11, Old Forester race 11 and Derby 12)

Available Saturday, 05/05/18:
– Saturday’s Churchill card (Kentucky Derby is race 12)

Please note:
– On Oaks and Derby days, the Superfecta is a $1 minimum wager!
– We cannot guarantee a time the pools will be opened.

Kentucky Derby Premium Seating Options 

Kentucky Derby Champions Package – $700
All inclusive with admission, valet, buffet, open bar & more. Up to 4 people.

Triple Crown Packages –$80 per person
Includes admission, buffet & two drinks. 4 people
Call (952) 445-7223 ext. 3223 to reserve a Triple Crown Package or Champions Package

Opening Weekend Triple Crown Buffet Menu

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