1st Floor Clubhouse: Sections 116-118

Clubhouse 116 is one of the best 1st floor Clubhouse sections at Churchill Downs for viewing the Kentucky Derby and Oaks. Box 20 of this clubhouse section is located directly on the Finish Line and in front of the Jumbotron and Tote board.
There are 12 rows in this clubhouse section, A-L, and the majority of this section are all 6 seat boxes (box 1 in row G has 4 seats, and box 20 in row G has 8 seats) with metal folding chairs. Rows A through F are located in the open with no cover, and there is a walkway which separates rows F and G. Rows G - L are undercover with row G being located under the drip-line. There are approximately 240 boxes in this section and 1440 seats.
 
Clubhouse 117 is one of the prestige 1st floor clubhouse sections at Churchill downs for viewing the Kentucky Derby and Oaks, as box 1 of this section is located directly on the finish line. This section gives the patron the best view of the race finish, the Jumbotron, and Tote board. This clubhouse section has 12 rows, A - L, composed of all 6 seat boxes with metal folding chairs. Rows H-L are all located undercover with rows A-F being completely out in the open, and row G just under the drip-line. There are approximately 265 boxes in this clubhouse section with 1590 seats.

Clubhouse 118 is located directly behind the winners circle for the alternate races during the Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks day. This is the smallest 1st floor clubhouse box consisting of only 23 boxes total allowing for only approximately 138 seats, being 6 seat boxes with metal folding chairs. The horses enter the race between this section and Clubhouse 117. Box 1 of this section is closest to the Finish line. Row B is the first row of this section, and row I is the last. Boxes 4, 5, and 6 of rows H and I are located undercover, but the rest of the section is in the open.