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Experience one of the oldest river traditions, the Kentucky Derby Steamboat Race. Come aboard the Belle of Cincinnati and be a part of riverboat history as it races the historic steamer, the Belle of Louisville. Boat boards and sails from Louisville, Kentucky. Buy a 4 Roses VIP Ticket for an exclusive race experience including reserved seating, buffet meal, and a tasting of Kentucky's finest Bourbons.

*This cruise boards on the Louisville riverfront between the Belle of Louisville and Joe’s Crab Shack

Cruise Schedule

(Sailing from Louisville, Kentucky)

    • Sailing: 5:45 - 8:00 pm

    • Boarding: 4:45 pm

Pricing

    Standard Race Ticket

  • AdultsGeneral Admission


    $60.00

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  • ChildrenAges 4-12


    $40.00


    4 Roses VIP Ticket (Ticket includes buffet meal, reserved seating, and 4 Roses Bourbon Tasting)

  • AdultsGeneral Admission


    $95.00

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  • ChildrenAges 4-12


    $65.00


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Menu

VIP Buffett

  • Tossed salad with cucumbers, tomatoes and accoutrements with ranch and Balsamic vinaigrette dressings

  • Bread and rolls

  • Carved sirloin of beef served with au jus and creamy horseradish

  • Bourbon glazed chicken breast

  • Roasted marinated vegetables

  • Vegetarian pasta

  • Garlic mashed potatoes

  • Derby pie and assorted desserts



Snack Bar

  • Nachos with cheese

  • Nachos with guacamole

  • Bagged chips

  • French fries

  • Chicken soft tacos

  • Nathan’s hot dog on a poppy seed bun with peppers and onions, relish, condiments & a pickle spear



Burgers

  • Hamburger

  • Cheeseburger

  • Bacon BBQ Burger

Dietary Restrictions?

If a member of your party requires a vegetarian, vegan, or gluten-free meal, please note this selection when making your reservation and other options will be made available on your cruise.

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