Grandstand seating in sections 221-222 are located on the 1st floor of Churchill Downs, with all of the seating being reserved and bench or bleacher style. These seats offer a great view of the starting gate and a nice look down the stretch and photographers should be able to get some great shots! The second floor grandstand offers a better view of the track than similar grandstand seating on the first floor. Choosing this seating option means the ticket holder will be Covered and it’s a perfect choice for patrons who want to avoid inclement weather. Tickets in this section are economical and a good option for racing fans looking to stretch their entertainment dollar. The price variation from section to section is reflected in their proximity to the finish line.
This ticket is located UNDERCOVER!
Price is PER PERSON – DOUBLE OCCUPANCY ONLY!
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