Spring Meet

You are here

Leading 3-Year-Old Fillies Condo Commando, Ekati’s Phaeton, ​Stellar Wind and Champion Take Charge Brandi Among ​Nominees to Keeneland’s $500,000 Central Bank Ashland

Race is part of blockbuster opening Saturday of 2015 Spring Meet

LEXINGTON, KY (March 3, 2015) – Recent stakes winners Condo Commando, Ekati’s Phaeton, Stellar Wind and champion Take Charge Brandi are among the 131 3-year-old fillies nominated to the $500,000 Central Bank Ashland (G1) on April 4, opening Saturday of Keeneland’s 2015 Spring Meet.

Keeneland’s Toyota Blue Grass Featured on 2013 “Road to the Kentucky Derby” TV Schedule

Keeneland, in collaboration with The Jockey Club and NBC Sports Group, will provide live coverage of the Toyota Blue Grass Stakes (G1), on Saturday, April 13, from 4:30 – 6 p.m. ET on NBC. The 90-minute broadcast is part of the recently announced Road to the Kentucky Derby series spotlighting six major prep races for the 2013 Kentucky Derby presented by Yum! Brands.

Keeneland Will Raise Purses for Spring Meeting

Updated to include correction to average daily purses to be $611,250. 

LEXINGTON, KY (February 12, 2013) – Keeneland will increase purses for overnight (non-stakes) races for the upcoming 2013 spring race meeting—highlighted by notable increases for maiden and allowance races for horses three-year-olds and up.

Keeneland Moving Madison Stakes To Toyota Blue Grass Stakes Day

Blue Grass Day now Features Three Grade 1 Stakes Races and $1.625 in Stakes Purses

LEXINGTON, KY (February 4, 2013) – Keeneland is moving the $300,000 Madison Stakes (G1) to Toyota Blue Grass Stakes Day, Saturday, April 13. With the addition of the Madison Stakes to the lineup, Blue Grass Stakes Day now features five stakes races—three of which are Grade 1—worth $1.625 million.

Keeneland 2013 Spring Stakes Schedule Worth $3.625 Million

LEXINGTON, KY (Jan. 17, 2013) – Keeneland will offer 16 stakes worth $3.625 million for its 2013 spring race meeting, headlined by the Toyota Blue Grass Stakes (G1) and Central Bank Ashland Stakes (G1), for colts and fillies, respectively, with classic aspirations.



Keeneland Association, Inc. 4201 Versailles Road
Lexington, Kentucky 40510
Telephone: (859) 254-3412 Toll Free: (800) 456-3412 Fax: (859) 255-2484

©1999-2015 Keeneland Association, Inc. All Rights Reserved