May 3-6, 2018

Pick your perfect package! Friday, May 4th choose between our Horses, Hooch & History Tour or an extra day at the track watching the Oaks Race at Churchill Downs.

All packages include a 3 or 4 nights’ stay at the contemporary Embassy Suites Hotel of Lexington. Enjoy breakfast each morning and Managers Reception every evening.

May 3rd:  Your Derby weekend starts with a  3-hour tour through the beautiful Bluegrass countryside of Central Kentucky. Return to your hotel to relax and freshen up for evening events. Finish the evening with a mouth-watering dinner at one of Lexington’s renowned restaurants.

May 4th Tour:                                                    

Indulge your senses on our Horses, Hooch & History Tour. Step onto a leading Thoroughbred Horse farm. This tour includes a local Kentucky Proud lunch. Then, it’s on to a Bourbon Distillery tour. Where you’ll get an Insider’s view of  the bourbon making process and end with a sample of “America’s Official Native Spirit”. Enjoy dinner and cocktails at another beautiful Lexington Restaurant.


May 4th Oaks:

Friday morning its off to the Kentucky Oaks, immersing yourself in horse racing. Pink is the color of the day as the fillies compete in the Running for the Lilies. Includes Grandstand seating at the Kentucky Oaks.

May 5th: 144th Running of the Kentucky Derby! Enjoy comfortable, roundtrip transportation on a Blue Grass Tours deluxe motor coach to Churchill Downs.

Includes  refreshments  on  the  coach,  a lovely box lunch in  approved  Churchill  Downs  packaging   and  souvenir program. 1st Floor Grandstand seating included. *Upgraded seating available  by  request. Click Here to see your section.

Email Tour2@bluegrasstours.com for package pricing and custom Derby packages.