Plan Your Visit

How to get here, where to stay and what to do. Let us help you plan your visit to Louisville.

  • How to Get Here

    As the world’s greatest converge on Louisville and Churchill Downs, here are some helpful tips for finding your way there.
    How to Get Here
  • Where to Stay

    Find the best places to stay and recuperate after a full day of non-stop excitement.
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  • Parking & Transportation

    You must have an official, pre-paid parking pass to park at Churchill Downs. Here's everything you need to know.
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  • What to Do

    Experience all Louisville has to offer during your Breeders' Cup trip!
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  • Where to Eat

    A culinary adventure in Louisville takes you deep into the heart of the Bourbon Country lifestyle.
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  • Breeders' Cup Festival

    Join us in a week-long celebration, Oct. 28 - Nov 3, featuring events & activities leading up to the 2018 Breeders’ Cup World Championships in Louisville.
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  • Equestricon® 2018

    Horse Racing’s Premier Convention kicks off Breeders’ Cup Festival Week in downtown Louisville. Meet the sport’s biggest stars, hear from expert handicappers, connect with other passionate fans, and learn how you can get more involved!
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  • Volunteer

    We are seeking enthusiastic volunteers for assistance leading up to and over the Championship weekend.
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  • Thoroughbred Owner Conference

    Attend this innovative and entertaining conference focused on Thoroughbred ownership with panel discussions from industry experts and social events throughout Breeders' Cup week.
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