Biggest and Best Kentucky Derby Party in AZ to Double in Size; New VIP Elements

Arizona’s Biggest Kentucky Derby Party
Expands For Its Third Year….
The Stella Artois Derby DayClub Hits the Grass
Saturday May 5th at Turf Paradise

Tickets Expected to Sell Out Early for VIP Tickets, Air Cooled Tents, Betting Terminals, Taco Bar & Dom Pérignon Champagne Tasting

(PHOENIX) – Arizona’s only Kentucky Derby Party with LIVE horse racing, betting and Polo Party style outdoor tents just got bigger. The 2018 Stella Artois Derby DayClub at Turf Paradise is expected to nearly double in attendance for its third year when the VIP Party inside the Valley’s only race track returns Saturday, May 5th on Cinco de Mayo.

Stella Artois Derby DayClub guests can enjoy air-cooled tents, private betting terminals, all-inclusive VIP tickets, a taco bar, champagne tastings and the ever popular Mint Juleps!

Brought to Turf Paradise by the producers of The Bentley Scottsdale Polo Championships, The Stella Artois Derby DayClub features polo style VIP Tents and opens at 10:30am. Live racing at Turf Paradise starts at 11:30am. Place your bets for the races or for the Kentucky Derby, which will be broadcast live at the track and in the Derby DayClub at 3:46pm.   

The past two years sold out in just several weeks and event organizers expect year three to not only sell out quickly but double in size. General Admission DayClub tickets into the tent start at just $30 in advance, or $40 at the door. Reserved seats are $60.

Or reserve your spot now inside the Sanderson Lincoln Black Label Lounge. VIP Admission includes admission into Turf Paradise, the air-cooled VIP Lounge along the track near the finish line, betting terminals, complimentary food by Fried and Fizzy, The Valley’s buzziest new food truck with fried chicken and champagne, and up to three complimentary beverages including Mint Juleps, beer, wine and cocktails, DJ and 65” TVs to watch the Kentucky Derby and live local racing. $115 in advance / $125 at the door. Purchase of these tickets also includes one complimentary 2 ounce tasting of Dom Pérignon Champagne in the Sanderson Lincoln Black Label VIP Lounge. Space is limited.

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For media inquiries regarding the Stella Artois Derby DayClub, please contact Jennifer Parks-Sturgeon at 480.495.3806 or by email at

The Stella Artois Derby DayClub is a production of the Bentley Scottsdale Polo Championships, the country’s most attended polo event and Turf Paradise, Arizona’s only live horse racing track, located in North Phoenix.

About Turf Paradise

Turf Paradise is Arizona’s first sports franchise, and has operated continuously at the same location at 19th Ave and Bell. It offers one of the longest racing seasons in the United States thanks to Arizona’s great weather. Through Off Track Betting networks its races are viewed at OTB locations all over the United States and worldwide. Learn more at