Omni Louisville Hotel
400 S 2nd Street
Louisville, Kentucky 40202

Kentucky Derby Weekend at Omni Louisville

May 2-8

Conveniently located just a short drive from Churchill Downs, the Omni Louisville Hotel welcomes locals, and travelers for the 150th Kentucky Derby. Enjoy curated dining events, exclusive event experiences and more during your stay for Louisville’s most cherished and iconic tradition.

All Dining Hours During the Derby:

Neighborhood Services
Thurs, Fri, Sat | 7 AM - Midnight
Sun | 7 AM - 10 PM

Library Bar/Maker's Derby Lounge
Thurs | 2 PM - 2 AM
Fri & Sat | 9 AM - 2 AM
Sun | 3 PM - 11 PM

Pin + Proof
Thurs - Sat | 4 PM - 3 AM
Sun | Closed

Bob's Steak & Chop House
Thurs - Sat | 5 PM - 11 PM
Sun | Closed

In Room Dining
Thurs - Sat | 7 AM - 11:30 PM

Falls City Market
Thurs - Sat | 6:30 AM - Midnight

Heine Brothers
Thurs - Sat | 6:30 AM - 6 PM
Sun | 6:30 PM - 3 PM

JJ Bakes
Thurs & Fri | 6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Sat & Sun | 6:30 AM - 3 PM

Con Huevos
Thurs - Sun | 6:30 AM - 1 PM

Country Boy Brewing
Thurs - Sat | 11 AM - Midnight
Sun | 11 AM - 10 PM

I love Tacos
Thurs - Sat | Noon - Midnight
Sun | Noon - 10 PM

All Retail Hours During the Derby:

Lewis & Louis
Thurs - Sat | 9 AM - 3 PM
Sun | 9 AM - 1 PM

Woman receiving a massage

Get derby-ready with Mokara Spa

Elevate your Kentucky Derby experience with a pampering facial at Mokara Spa for radiant, glowing skin before the big event. Try The Art of Intraceuticals Facial for visible firmness and improved complexion, or opt for the Triple Crown Lift Facial to smooth expression lines and hydrate instantly. Whichever you choose, you'll step into the Derby feeling pampered, confident, and ready to shine.

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Library Bar

Derby Kick-Off Dinner

May 2 | 6:30 PM
Library Bar

Join us for an exquisite dinner to kick off the 150th Kentucky Derby. Indulge in a high-end 4-course dining experience by Executive Chef Thomas Hiestand, perfectly paired with prestigious Vérité Wine. Elevate your experience with the limited $15,000 bottle of Woodford Reserve Baccarat Edition. Enjoy cocktails, live entertainment, and celebrate the Derby in style. Reservation Required.

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Oaks Brunch

May 3 | 10 AM
Library Bar

Start your Oaks morning at an exclusive event with Woodford Reserve and Jackson Family Wines, sponsors of the 150th Kentucky Oaks and Derby. Rub shoulders with the Master Distiller of Woodford Reserve and indulge in a seated 5-course brunch amidst sparkling crystal and exotic florals with flowing mint juleps and mimosas. Reservation required. 

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Derby Breakfast

May 4 | 9 AM
Library Bar

Experience a Kentucky Derby tradition brought to you by Makers House™ in partnership with Woodford Reserve. Begin your Derby morning at the Library Bar at Omni Louisville Hotel indulging in cocktails, passed hors’deuvres and live music followed by a delectable 4-course seated breakfast.

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Elevate your derby style

Get Derby-ready with Omni Louisville! Explore a selection of chic attire including hats and fascinators from The Hat Lady and Flea Style. Dive into the Kentucky Derby Collection by Brackish, featuring bowties, earrings, and more adorned with iconic feathers and colors.

Guests at the Kentucky Derby

5th Annual Derby Club and Coterie

Thurs| 2 PM - 2 AM 
Fri & Sat | 9 AM - 2 AM
Sun | 3 PM - 11 PM

Elevate your Kentucky Derby experience with Club & Coterie, where luxury meets celebration. Whether you seek a premium watch party, a chic social hub, or a rendezvous spot with friends, our private house lounge is your exclusive destination for Derby weekend. 

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Derby FAQs

Will the Hotel hold any Oaks and/or Derby tickets?
This is the most commonly asked question. For liability purposes, we do not accept tickets to be dropped off, held or delivered to a guest’s room. If you are receiving tickets once you arrive, please make other personal arrangements.
Does the Hotel provide transportation to and from Churchill Downs?

No. You will want to secure transportation as parking at and around Churchill Downs can be challenging. Here is a list of providers, that are not affiliated with the Hotel, and offer transportation services:

Does the Hotel offer pressing services?
Yes. Should you need any items pressed, please call the Front Desk and they will arrange to have your items picked up at your room. It is recommended to allow a minimum of 2 hours until your items are completed.
Do we offer shoeshine services?

Yes. Starting at 8 AM, we will have a station in the Lobby on Friday & Saturday, for your convenience. Outside of those hours please also allow a minimum 2 hours. You may also call the front desk for pickup at your room.