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Kentucky Derby 

Kentucky Derby & River Cruise

April 26 - May 4, 2020

KENTUCKY DERBY & RIVER CRUISE: 9-day Cruise from Cincinnati, OH to Louisville, KY on the American Duchess. The first weekend of May is an exciting time to celebrate the honored tradition of the Kentucky Derby. This thoroughbred race has taken place under the iconic Twin Spires of Churchill Downs every year since 1875. Dress to the nines, sip a mint julep and sport an extravagant hat while betting on your favorite horse or jockey. From general admission to Millionaire’s Row, this event brings out the best in all.


Some of the highlights of this package include: 

  • A ticket to the 2020 Kentucky Derby

  • Undercover seats in sections 226, 227 and 228

  • VIP Fast Access Pass to expedite entry into Churchill Downs

  • Premium in-track hospitality dining and open bar

at the Affirmed Lounge

Cruise with the American Queen Steamboat Company on the American Duchess Voyage


Cincinnati, OH​

Madison, IN

Louisville, KY

Brandenburg, KY

Owensboro, KY

Louisville, KY 

Prices and bus itinerary subject to change.

Cost based on cabin selection. Call for pricing. 828-692-1399


Other Bus Tours:

In addition to Northeast and West Bus Tours, please also see our Day Trips Bus ToursSoutheast and Mystery Bus ToursInternational Bus Tours, and Private Bus Charters.

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