Kentucky Derby Day

Date: May 06, 2023
Cost: $10.00 - $50.00
Canterbury Park - 952-445-7223
Minnesota's Best Kentucky Derby Party is back at Canterbury Park Presented by Maker's Mark.
Come watch and wager and enjoy the Kentucky Derby experience at a real racetrack for a day packed with everything Derby. From mint juleps, to roses, red carpets, selfie stations, contests, vendors, live music, and of course screenings of the most exciting two minutes in sports on the big screens!

Other activities:
  • Makers Mark Mint Julep Specials
  • Craft Cocktails, Beer & Wine
  • Red Carpet Selfie Station
  • Best Dressed / Best Hat Contest
  • Live Music from The Good For Gary Band
  • And a variety of vendors
Derby attire is encouraged, but not required!

More information
Kentucky Derby Hat
Kentucky Derby Viewing Party 2023
Ticket not required for Gold , Silver and Bronze MVP Card Holder. Show MVP card at entrance
General Admission $10.00
Kentucky Derby Hat
Kentucky Derby Paddock Garden Social
Canterbury Park is home to the largest Kentucky Derby Party around. Includes admission to the party and a private social in the Paddock. Limited availability,
General Admission $50.00
Kentucky Derby Hat
Kentucky Derby Reserved Clubhouse Seating 2023
Upgrade your Kentucky Derby experience by adding a Clubhouse table, including menu and cocktail service and private TV. Price listed per seat and does not include admission.
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For the Gambler

Doors Open at 8AM
First Churchill Race: 9:30AM
Kentucky Derby: Approximately 5:55PM
Reserved Tables in Advance
First Come, First Serve Seating Available
Walk-Up Wagering Available

Complimentary Admission:
Current Gold, Silver & Bronze MVP Card Holders: Free
Simply show MVP card at the gate.

For the Derby Party Fan

Minnesota's Best Derby Party
12PM: Doors Open
2:00PM: Track Level Music by the Good For Gary Band
TBD: Best Dressed Contest
TBD: Best Hat Contest
5:00PM Derby Coverage will begin
5:57PM: Running of the Kentucky Derby!

Derby Party Admission:
Current Gold, Silver & Bronze MVP Card Holders: Free
General Public: $10


Maker's Mark
Jim Beam
Caribou Coffee
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