Churchill Downs’ legendary winning tradition is on the move with the all-new Derby City Gaming Downtown 43,000-square-foot entertainment facility opening soon right in the heart of Louisville, KY!

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Soon you’ll be able to hit it big on up to 500 of the latest historical racing machines that play just like all your favorite games!


Gaming at Derby City Gaming Downtown


Exciting promotions, fun giveaways, and more ways to win are racing your way soon at the all-new Derby City Gaming Downtown.


Promotions at Derby City Gaming Downtown in Louisville, KY


With three lively lounges and bars, Derby City Gaming Downtown will soon be Louisville’s must-visit destination for fun and games.


Lounges and Bars at Downtown Derby City Gaming in Louisville, KY

The winning has gotten so wild over the past five years at Churchill Downs’ Derby City Gaming & Hotel, just off I-264 exit 14 on Poplar Level Road, that Louisville needed to have another action-packed place play. So coming later this year big thrills are racing their way to the heart of Louisville with the opening of Derby City Gaming Downtown—the all-new 43,000-square-foot historical racing machine entertainment venue set to open late 2023.

Like slots? You’ll love Derby City Gaming Downtown! Spin and win on close to 500 of the latest and greatest games like Buffalo, Lock it Link, Ultimate Fire Link and more! Plus, with a non-smoking gaming floor and an open-air smoking and gaming patio, you can choose to play your way in the environment you prefer.

Bring your night to life at three lively bars and lounges. First Turn Sports Bar & Stage will be your homefield for fun featuring live music, big screen TVs, and convenient sports betting kiosks to wager on all your favorite sports. Soak up the atmosphere in winning style at Trophy Bar, featuring incredible real trophies from some of the most legendary horse races, the finest bourbon and hand-rolled cigars. Plus be sure to stop and smell the Rosé at Fascinator Wine Bar where you can choose from a well-curated list of fine wines and charcuterie.

No visit is complete without taking a spin through the Churchill Downs Gift Shop featuring a variety of branded Kentucky Derby, Derby City Gaming Downtown and more souvenirs.