2023 KENTUCKY DERBY EVENTS & PARTY GUIDE
MAY 4TH - 6TH, 2023 • LOUISVILLE, KY
The Kentucky Derby, known as the King of horse races, will take place on Sunday, May 6, 2023 at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky. This Grade I Stake race is for three-year-old Thoroughbreds and covers a distance of one and a quarter miles (2.0 km). The two-week-long Kentucky Derby Festival gathers spectators from all over the world to witness the exciting event. The 2023 Kentucky Derby is set to be the fashion event of the year. Get ready for the biggest weekend of the year with the best parties that Louisville has to offer. Our 2023 Kentucky Derby Party Guide below provides all the details on the most sought-after festivities during Derby weekend. From celebrity appearances to live entertainment, gourmet food and more, you won’t want to miss out on these amazing parties.