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Guide to Churchill Downs: Tickets, Events and Venue Information for 2023-2024

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Cheap Churchill Downs Tickets

If you're looking for a great deal to events at Churchill Downs, Vivid Seats has you covered. The cheapest day to go to an event at Churchill Downs is Sunday, where the average historical price for Churchill Downs events is $35.53.

Churchill Downs Seat Map and Seating Charts

Whether you want front row seats, a balcony view or anything in between, Vivid Seats can help you find just right the tickets to help you experience it live. To view an interactive Churchill Downs seating chart and seat views, click the individual event at Churchill Downs that you'd like to browse tickets for. Our Churchill Downs seating map will show you the venue setup for your event, along with ticket prices for the various sections.

Churchill Downs Bag Policy 2023

In general, at Churchill Downs or other venues, bag policies regularly change to accommodate new guidelines and protocols. It's best to consult the venue's website for the Churchill Downs bag policy. However, some general guidelines for venue bag policies may be helpful to consider for Churchill Downs.

Small, hand-held clutches (4.5" x 6.5") are better options than large purses and are your best bet for an acceptable bag. Clear bags are better than opaque backpacks. Medical bags or kits are usually accepted at venues like Churchill Downs, but may be subject to inspection or X-ray. Items likely not permitted at Churchill Downs include (but are not limited to) camera equipment, laptops or computers, flashlights, drones, strollers, and laser pointers. Pets are not allowed in most cases, but service dogs are likely permitted.

Parking at Churchill Downs

Parking may be available for events at Churchill Downs. If Churchill Downs parking passes are available, check Vivid Seats for options to help you park. Public transportation and ride share services are other options for you to get to Churchill Downs.

Churchill Downs Covid Rules for 2023

Churchill Downs Covid rules and vaccine policies are constantly changing, based on KY state guidelines or local ordinances and requirements.

Churchill Downs Events Schedule

Vivid Seats can help you browse upcoming events scheduled for Churchill Downs, whether they're happening this weekend or sometime in 2024. Events are listed in chronological order, beginning with the events happening closest to today. The rest of the Churchill Downs events schedule follows after that.

Top All-Time Concerts at Churchill Downs

There's been no shortage of memorable shows at Churchill Downs, but here are some of the biggest and best all-time performances that music lovers will remember:

Top All-Time Sports at Churchill Downs

Classic games. Unforgettable performances. Memorable matchups. These are the nights that have shaped the history of sports at Churchill Downs. See our list of some of the top games that Churchill Downs has played host to in recent years:

Top Venues in Kentucky for Live Events

In addition to Churchill Downs tickets, Vivid Seats has the best tickets to all the events at the hottest venues across the area:

Other places to catch a show or a game around in Kentucky

Whether you live in the Kentucky area or you are just visiting, Vivid Seats can help you find tickets to the live events you love. Browse upcoming events at these venues near Churchill Downs:

Additional Churchill Downs Facts and Helpful Information

  • Venue Capacity: 50,000

Frequently Asked Questions about 2023 Churchill Downs Tickets

How much are Churchill Downs tickets?

Churchill Downs ticket prices vary by show, day, season and other variables. Churchill Downs tickets in 2023 cost $330.90 on average.

What are the best cheap seats at Churchill Downs?

No matter what you're looking to spend, Vivid Seats has you covered, with options for cheap Churchill Downs tickets. Check prices for any show by clicking on the name of the event you're interested in. Take note that the cheap Churchill Downs tickets will be listed at the top, with more expensive options underneath.

What concerts are happening at Churchill Downs in 2023?

Scroll to find the full list of Churchill Downs concerts that have already been announced, across all genres, such as Rock, Pop Country, Rap and K-pop. New concerts are announced frequently, for both Churchill Downs and other venues across the Kentucky area.

How do I get to Churchill Downs / Directions to Churchill Downs?

Whether you're coming from somewhere in the Kentucky area or traveling from even further away, you're bound to have a good time at Churchill Downs. Driving Directions: Churchill Downs, 700 Central Ave., Louisville, KY Phone number: (502) 636-4400

What time do doors open at Churchill Downs?

Doors usually open between 90 minutes and two hours early, but it's best to check before you go.

Are Churchill Downs VIP seats for sale?

Churchill Downs VIP seats may be available depending on the event. Churchill Downs VIP tickets typically provide a better view or exclusive access to certain areas of the venue.