Graduate Day at The Downs 2024




In celebration of your graduation, you are invited to Graduate Day at the Downs, presented by Louisville Alumni and UofL Student Affairs. This event is sponsored by UofL's Student Government Association. This year's event is open to August 2023, December 2023, and May 2024 UofL graduates.

Graduates MUST reserve their ticket in advance. CLICK HERE to submit the form to reserve your complimentary ticket for Twilight Thursday racing on May 9. Gates open at 4 p.m.; the first race is at 5 p.m. All attendees have seats in the same section (114). There will also be giveaways from Louisville Alumni.

Free parking is available in several Churchill Downs lots; visit the Churchill Downs parking website for more information.

Each graduate will receive one free ticket. Additional tickets are $13 each. All tickets must be pre-ordered, including the free tickets for graduates, by the end of day on Wednesday, May 1.  No refunds. Ticket pick-up will be available in advance on the Belknap Campus and day-of at Churchill Downs.