In between the races, interested buyers should schedule a luxury home tour. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to see an iconic American luxury estate and Thoroughbred facility. All just minutes away from Keeneland.
We will be offering scheduled tours during this Spring meet. Please fill out the form on the left to schedule your tour.
Keeneland’s 2017 Spring Race Meet begins Friday, April 7, and continues through Friday, April 28. But please note that racing will NOT be held on Mondays, Tuesdays or Easter Sunday (April 16).
The 2017 Highlights consist of the $1 million Toyota Blue Grass and $500,000 Central Bank Ashland on Saturday, April 8. The races are worth 100 points apiece on the path to the Kentucky Derby and Road to the Kentucky Oaks, respectively.
Keeneland race track
With its temperate setting and graceful stone fences and buildings, Keeneland racetrack is a national historic landmark as well as one of the most genteel and handsome racetracks in the world. You are welcome to visit the racetrack year round, but the live thoroughbred racing takes place during a few weeks in both April and October. Additionally, live thoroughbred auctions are held several times a year.
Attracting buyers from the far corners of the globe, Keeneland Sales is an American Thoroughbred auction house in Lexington, Kentucky. Originally founded in 1935 as a nonprofit racing auction, it holds three annual horse auctions, January: Horses of all ages, September: Yearling sales and November: Breeding Stock.
What is Keeneland select?
If you can not make it to race day at Keeneland and would still like to bet, then consider placing your bets online. Keeneland Select is an online betting website that gives back a portion of your bets to the thoroughbred racing industry.
Keeneland spring & fall meets
Each year Keeneland holds two “meets.” The meets, or races, are approximately 15 days long and feature rich and diverse stake (Prize) schedules. One meeting is held in Spring (April) and the other is in Fall (October) The goal is to provide initiatives to create an optimum racing program for the horsemen and competitive wagering opportunities for the horse racing fans.
Just 20 minutes away!
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Phone: (866) 433-9235