Sports & Stage Bar


    It’s always game on for good times at Derby City Gaming & Hotel’s Sports and Stage Bar! Watch all the games on huge TVs and enjoy live music from the area’s best bands and DJs. There’s no better place in Louisville, KY to meet up with friends—or make some new ones!

    Sports Bar Crowd

Great live music, non-stop sports and plenty to cheer!

You’re always in the center of the action at Churchill Downs’ Derby City Gaming & Hotel. But when you really want to put the spotlight on fun, our Sports and Stage Bar is the place to be!

Come make game day greater by watching all your favorite sports on our massive 300-square foot video board and 13 70-inch TVs. Plus, you can get in the game by wagering on sports at any of our convenient sports betting kiosks (beginning at 10AM on September 7). For more details, visit our Race & Sports Book page.

After hitting it big on all the hottest games, let loose every Friday night with great live music from the region’s hottest bands until midnight. The party continues every Saturday night with featured DJs dropping the best beats until 1AM.

Keep the good times flowing by grabbing your favorite drink from a wide selection of cocktails and beers—or shake things up and try something new! If you’re thirsty for even more mixing and mingling, be sure to visit our Center Bar. All that fun got you feeling a little hungry? From prime steaks and seafood at Oliver’s Chop House & Bourbon Bar to kickin’ hot chicken at Railbirds and classic comfort foods at Lil’ Wagner’s, we’ve got all your cravings covered. Visit our Dining page for all the ways to tantalize your tastebuds with the best Louisville, KY restaurants.

Sports and Stage Bar at Derby City Gaming & Hotel in Louisville, KY

Live entertainment that’s worthy of an ovation.

A night out at Derby City Gaming’s Sports & Stage Bar always sounds fun! Friday nights catch some of the most popular bands in the Louisville area with music covering country, hip hop, rock and everything in between! Spin by again on Saturdays as the good vibes continue with pulse-pounding beats courtesy of our mix-master DJs.


Hours of Operation

Join in the fun daily 2PM – 2AM

Saturday, December 30 – Sunday, December 31st : 12PM- 2AM

Bands & Beats

Jamin’ Live Bands: Fridays 8PM – Midnight

Great Guest DJs: Saturdays 9PM – 1AM

Beers at Sports Bar