The biggest and best Kentucky Derby party in Arizona is at Turf Paradise, Arizona’s home for thoroughbred racing.

Enjoy “the greatest two minutes in sports” with mint juleps, ladies in bonnets and sundresses, and guys in their Kentucky-Gent finery.

jpeg-3In addition to watching the simulcast from Kentucky, the day also features a full card of live racing, giving fans a chance to bet on the derby and live local horse racing.

Start making your bonnets and get your matching dress ready for our annual Kentucky Derby Ensemble & Hat Contest. The contest takes place in the Grandstand apron right after the running of the Kentucky Derby. Registration is free and begins at 12 p.m.

Come out and enjoy the live music and
 Family Fun Park. Free Kentucky Derby glasses will be given to the first 3,500 paid admissions.

General admission for the party is $5, and the gates open at 7 a.m.

For those who want to kick it up a notch we offer all day buffets in the air conditioned comfort of our clubs and suites which feature table-side monitors.

“Top of the Park” Directors Suite Buffet, $65,
 Reservations: (602) 375-6471

Turf Club All Day Buffet, $65,
 Turf Club Reservations: (602) 375-6472

Clubhouse All Day Buffet, $38, 
Clubhouse Reservations: (602) 375-6470

Players’ Club Buffet, $38,
 Reservations: (602) 375-6472

For all buffets price includes admission, seating, buffet, tax, gratuity & Kentucky Derby glass.

Party on the Rail offers 
prime seating at either of the two full-service Tiki style bars or your comfy private table with a jumbo umbrella for those in need of a little shade. TABLE FOR 4: $100 and includes four combo meals: hamburger or hot dog with soda and chips
. For table reservations: Call Amelia at (602) 375-6471,
 and for bar stool reservations: Talk to your bartender Cindi at Tiki Bar or Shannon at La Cantin.

For the latest Kentucky Derby Party event updates, visit the Derby Page.

Turf Paradise is located at 1501 W. Bell Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85023