… motor to the Derby with ease and style
Nothing says Kentucky Derby style better than pulling up to your favorite party, restaurant or to front gates at the Twin Spires by stepping out of a limo.
Best of all when you use a transportation service you don’t have to worry about the hassle of finding a parking spot, fighting traffic or driving after you’ve had a great party and maybe a few too many. Remember you want to remember this once in a lifetime experience.
Whether you’re hosting business clients from out of town or just for two booking a service that can handle hitting the Derby Festival events in style this is the way to go.
XTREME TRANSPORTATION – This is the preferred transportation provider of the 141st Kentucky Derby. The can handle anywhere from 1 to 300 passengers utilizing an array of vehicles from SUV’s, passenger vans, limo’s and the ultimate party busses that specialize in taking care of Louisville and Southern Indiana.
With a fleet of over 30 vehicles all housed in Sellersburg, Ind. they continue to grow and a second new facility will open off Bluelick Road later this year.
In business for 13 years General Manager Brian Segraves has seen an evolution in demand.
“Derby is the largest transportation event in North America hands down,” Segraves said. “There are no hotels close by to Churchill so you need transportation to get there which drives demand for our service. Derby week is now a three day event with Thursday.”
To ease the crunch they have turned to purchasing property near Churchill to park as well utilizing state of the art technology.
They bring in additional vehicles, while the staff basically camps out waiting to be dispatched to chauffer clients. The have experience with the PGA, Super Bowl, Final 4, Indy 500 and the Derby.
“Our drivers are very knowledge, and we’ve added cutting edge software to be more efficient in transporting people both in time with GPS and cost,” Segraves said. “We’re utilizing tablets based in real time so we know where the drivers are, and they can finalize the sale on the spot when finished.”
Xtreme is ready to ease your stress and enhance your enjoyment.
“We get a different kind of enjoyment for Derby week,” Segraves said. “The only race we see during the day is for 2 minutes when we turn on a TV, and then its game time dispatching and leaving Churchill. However, the real work begins Sunday getting people back to the airport and reality.”
3205 Magnolia Ct. Sellersburg, IND. 502.795.3525/812.246.2235
R&R LIMO SERVICE – A dedicated Service Coordinator for your event, concierge services to insure your guest’s total comfort, private jet charter pickup, greeters at the airport and customer service representatives at your hotels makes this service special. Their greeters at the airport use IPad’s and signage to welcome you.
“We bring in vehicles from all over the US to get ready with a variety of sedans, buses, and vans to serve the public,” owner and President Cary Fieldhouse said. “We offer special 2 day packages for Oaks and Derby and prices vary widely based on need.
“We have international companies that bring people from places like Japan, and we cater to the neighborhood husband and wife who just want to enjoy the experience.”
The cutoff date to book is about 7-10 days prior to the Derby to meet the demands.
4403 Kiln Ct. Louisville, KY. 502.458.1862
AMBASSADOR CAPITAL LIMOSINE SERVICE – Whether it’s a single Lincoln Town Car or a 15-passenger van they can accommodate your need to get you to the Downs without a hitch. They 1987 they simply want you to sit back and enjoy the ride while leaving the stress behind.
“We can do a single day or 2 day packages for clients. We offer service that can get you close to the track as possible using our contract parking from Churchill,” operations manager Lori Heilman said. “It’s the event of the year and a very busy time for us but we’ve done it along time and enjoy it.”
They will take reservations on a first come first serve basis, including day of. If you enjoy the service they will be glad to book your 2017 Derby.
3200 Preston Hwy. Louisville, KY. 502.964.7139