Racing at Keeneland
Take part in a timeless tradition, as we invite you to join us this Spring for the pageantry and unparalleled experience for horsemen at Keeneland.
From top-caliber racing to picturesque scenery and outstanding hospitality, Keeneland is one of a kind. With the thoroughbred at the core of our mission, Keeneland is committed to the safety of our competitors by providing a superbly maintained surface and first-class barn area.
Keeneland's Spring Meet offers 16 stakes races worth $4.4 million, headlined by the $1 million Toyota Blue Grass (G2) and $500,000 Central Bank Ashland (G1).
The Spring Meet opens Friday, April 6 and continues through Friday, April 27, with no racing on Monday or Tuesday.
All racing participants and personnel must be licensed according to 810 KAR 1:025.
Completed forms should be returned to the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission. All licensing-related questions should be directed to the KHRC licensing office.
Iron Works Pike Office
Keeneland Seasonal Office
(859) 288-4325 or (859) 288-4229
Keeneland's official track photographer, Coady Photography, captures pictures of nearly every horse that races at Keeneland. To place an order with Coady Photography:
During Keeneland Race Meet
(859) 254-2412, ext. 4811
Outside of Keeneland Race Meet
Keeneland's in-house broadcast department films each race at Keeneland, including the post parade and winner's circle presentation. To order a DVD, please email LWarren@Keeneland.com
Director of Racing Administration and Horsemen's Relations
Direct Line: (859) 288-4289
Direct Line: (859) 280-4271
or Laurel Humbert
Direct Line: (859) 280-4748