Gold Cups – 18 Gold Cups are available for purchase with this year’s sale. These cups are gold plated. One side of the cup is engraved with a thoroughbred, representing Versailles, Kentucky, where Woodford Reserve Distillery is located and where many of the world’s best thoroughbreds are bred and raised. The other side includes a nod to Versailles, France. The Gold Cup is available for $2,500.
Cups must be picked up at Churchill Downs on Derby Day at the $1,000 Mint Julep Experience near the paddock.