3,000 Derby and Oaks Tickets Sell Out in 48 Minutes

Today’s online sale of three-thousand Kentucky Derby and Oaks tickets was sold out in 48 minutes. Churchill Downs spokesperson Darren Rogers says their ticket sales website received fifty-thousand requests in the first five minutes of the sale. “There were a number of folks who were in line, or were in queue, in case those other… Continue reading 3,000 Derby and Oaks Tickets Sell Out in 48 Minutes

Churchill Downs to Sell Derby, Oaks Tickets Online

Churchill Downs officials say they’ll sell three-thousand bundled tickets to the Kentucky Derby and Oaks online next week. Spokesperson Darren Rogers says the company has a new online ticket selling platform and they want to bring attention to it by selling tickets to the world’s most famous race. Rogers says they’ll go on sale at… Continue reading Churchill Downs to Sell Derby, Oaks Tickets Online

Arts Groups Offer Discounted Tickets Again This Season

Some Louisville arts groups say they will continue a program that offers discounted tickets to many performances. WFPL’s Elizabeth Kramer has more. The Kentucky Center, the Fund for the Arts and its member groups launched the Arts Rush program in January. From then through the end of the season, the program sold more than 2,500… Continue reading Arts Groups Offer Discounted Tickets Again This Season

Groups offer $10 Tickets for Performances

With the economy in recession, local performing arts groups have decided to offer a discounted tickets for the remainder of the arts season. WFPL’s Elizabeth Kramer reports. Last month, many of the city’s largest performing arts organizations began discussing how to fill more seats when the economy means many people have less disposable income. Today,… Continue reading Groups offer $10 Tickets for Performances