Saturday, May 3, 2014

May 03, 2014

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Gates Open First Post Admission
10:45 AM 12:45 PM $12 Adults/$2 Children

Kentucky Derby Day

If you can’t be in the Bluegrass State for the 140th running of the Kentucky Derby, Arlington is throwing the biggest Kentucky Derby party in Chicagoland!   With special all-inclusive packages, fashion contests, and giveaways, it will be a Derby party like no other.

  • Live Band: Local Favorite Band (Classic and Country Rock)
  • Giveaway: Official 2014 Kentucky Derby Glass to first 1,000 guests through the Admission Gates
  • National Anthem: Colors presented by VFW Post 5151
  • Enter To Win: Your Fortune awaits with the FastBet Mobile Ultimate Bet Challenge: The chance to bet $1,000 on one horse in the Kentucky Derby to WIN

  • Food & Beverage Specials: Official Drink of the Kentucky Derby, the Mint Julep, on sale (with or without commemorative glass) throughout the facility
  • Hat Contest: An open contest brought to you by, The Arboretum of South Barrington, to any lady or gentleman wearing a Derby worthy hat.  Meet in the Paddock after the fourth race!

Click below to purchase your May 3, 2014 tickets
Purchasing your tickets online permits early entry 15 minutes before gates open to the public.

  • Derby Party Zone Ticket Package $97.90*
    • All Inclusive Food and Drinks
      • Bar: 4.5 Beer & Wine Bar (also includes Soda, Juice, Water)
      • Chef’s Table: 3 Hour Buffet of Apple Slaw, Loaded Macaroni Salad, Kettle Chip Trio, Chicken Meatballs, Pulled Pork Sandwiches, White Cheddar Mac & Cheese, Cookies, Brownies, Sliced Watermelon
    • Live DJ
    • Official 2014 Kentucky Derby Glass
    • Daily Racing Guide
    • Red Carpet Entrance with exclusive Photo Opportunities
    • Admission and Access to Derby Party Zone in Marquee Tents (Click Here to find out more about the Marquee Tents)

    *Price is all inclusive.

Click below to purchase the Derby Party Zone Ticket Package
This Derby Day ticket is available online through Thursday May 1 at 12:45pm

  • Additional All-Inclusive Derby Day Packages available:
    • Experience the mesmerizing Governor's Room on Derby Day featuring a delightful chef's table and four hour Clasic Bar.
    • Witness the greatest two minutes in sports from the stately International Room, featuring a shared buffet, a four hour bar plus a fabulous day of Thoroughbred racing.
    • The elegant Million Room offers delicious fare for a special treat on Derby Day, with a specialty Derby Day menu and a spectacular view of the Arlington track.
    • The casual atmosphere of Silks at 2200 makes it the perfect place for you to catch all the action of Derby Day, with a four hour beer and wine package and a sumptuous Chef’s Table.

Click below to purchase your All-Inclusive Derby Day Package
This Derby Day ticket is available online through Thursday May 1 at 12:45pm

Arlington offers live racing and entertainment all season long, through September 28.  Don’t miss out on Girls Day Out, Guys Day Out, and Arlington Million Day for exclusive experiences similar to Derby Day!

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