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The Kentucky Derby

Photo of The Kentucky Derby

Delight in the horse capital of the world with an exclusive Kentucky Derby experience in Lexington, Kentucky. Enjoy downtown accommodations at the Lexington Marriott City Center while exploring what makes the Run for the Roses a truly special event including the Belle of Louisville, the Kentucky Bourbon Trail, working horse farm tours, Keeneland race track, and Second Floor reserved seating* on Derby Day at Churchill Downs. This specialty tour offers an unforgettable way to experience “The Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports”. Dr. Brian Nielsen will join the group and will give his knowledge of Thoroughbreds, Derby history and his predictions during the tour. *Optional upgrades for Derby seating are available.

Pre-tour option, May 2-4:

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