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Celebrate the most thrilling two minutes in sports at Denver’s iconic Union Station! Derby Day returns to Union Station with three styled experiences.

Terminal Bar
-Free to enter with limited seating on the patio and Great Hall
-Live music by the Royal Street Ramblers (1:30pm – 4:30pm)
-Big-screen TVs showcasing the Derby broadcast on the patio
-Massive projection of the Derby broadcast in the Great Hall
-Drink specials including Woodford Reserve Mint Juleps and Frosé
-Food menu available for purchase

The Cooper Lounge VIP: Derby Under the Canopy (outdoor) *SOLD OUT*
-Private picnic-style seating under Cooper’s canopy garden
-$155 per person (parties of 2-4)
-1 bottle of Ruinart champagne per two people
-2 Woodford Reserve Mint Juleps per person
-Picnic basket packed with classic southern fare
-Reservations are required and start at 1pm
-Purchase table here.

The Cooper Lounge VIP: After-Party (indoor) *SOLD OUT*
-$100 per person (parties of 8 or less)
-Unlimited libations including Woodford Reserve Mint Juleps, Blanc de Banc sparkling wine and a themed cocktail menu
-Cuisine menu available for purchase
-Reservations are required and start at 4pm
-Purchase table here

The Kentucky Derby race starts at approximately 4:50pm MST. Terminal Bar’s seated areas will be available starting at noon on a first-come, first-served basis. The Cooper Lounge’s VIP experiences will require advanced reservations through the booking link here. Advanced reservations are highly recommended.

“Best Dressed Table” will receive a free night at The Crawford Hotel! To enter our fashion contest, you must attend the party, post a photo on Instagram, and tag @DenverUnionStation. We will choose a winner the following week. Please do not wait on-site for results.

Denver Union Station is following all COVID-19 guidelines including social distancing, face coverings, modified capacities, and more. To align with current City of Denver mandates, all guests must remain at their tables during their reservation. Gathering around other tables, guests, TVs or the band will be strictly prohibited. Lyft is the preferred ride partner of Denver Union Station. We highly encourage all guests to utilize this service or RTD after the event.


May 1, 2021
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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DENVER, CO 80202 United States
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