Grandstand seating in section 124 is reserved and are bleacher style. Grandstand tickets are great for the budget conscious racing fan who wants to get the most for their entertainment dollar while at Churchill Downs. The difference in pricing between the sections reflects their proximity to the finish line. Section 124 offers a view of the starting gate, as well as the turn for home. It’s a nice spot for snapping pictures and immersing in the Kentucky Oaks atmosphere!