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What time does the Derby Race Run?

Post Time for the 140th Kentucky Derby is 6:30 PM

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How many nights stay are required for Louisville area hotels during Derby week.

Most Louisville area hotels require a 3 night minimum for Derby week. Check in on Thursday and check out on Sunday. There are a few that only require a 2 night minimum. Contact us for more information on hotels, restaurants etc.

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Is there a dress requirement for Derby / Oaks Day?

Only the Turf Club and Millionaires Row require sport coats for men and nice dresses for women. Other areas you should dress for comfort

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How do the Kentucky ticket resale laws effect my purchase from DerbyBox?

DerbyBox.com operates 100% within full letter of the law as it concerns resale ticket policies.

  1. We have an Indiana office in which all local transactions are conducted. Indiana laws allow for the resale of tickets above face value. 45 of the 50 States have laws that allow for the resale of tickets.
  2. All web site transactions are processed through our servers and processor's in fully legal states and jurisdictions.
  3. A large portion of our sales are "packages", which include other services such as transportation, lodging, gifts, restaurant reservations, information, etc. Such customers are still able to purchase tickets through DerbyBox.com as an event package offering. We will fax you a confirmation letter stating that you are buying an event package, not only tickets. Simply fax a signed copy of the letter back to us and we'll ship your tickets.
  4. Note that similar laws apply in other states and the same type of arrangements may be necessary. We operate within the letter of the law.
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Why Buy from DerbyBox.com?

DerbyBox.com was established with the Thoroughbred Racing Fan in mind. Being based in the Kentucky area and knowing the importance of the Thoroughbred racing industry to Kentucky, DerbyBox.com strives to provide the Thoroughbred Racing Fan with the ultimate in preferred seating and experiences to all of racings premier events, including sold-out events.

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