Race Meet Hospitality

A World-Class Racing Experience

Enjoy a memorable outing during the Keeneland's April and October race meets and treat your guests to the thrills of world-class racing. Host a morning meeting or spend the day in a private room experiencing the very best of Keeneland.

Race Meet Hospitality Venues

Standard Corporate Suite

The perfect venue for entertaining top clientele, the Corporate Suites have large windows that offer a spectacular view of the race track from the fourth floor. Guests will be provided Clubhouse Guest access which allows them to experience the races from the Clubhouse Lawn throughout the day.

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Race Meet Hospitality Venues

Stakes Lounge at the Lafayette Room

Enjoy a panoramic view of our race track and rolling bluegrass countryside from this fourth floor location. Tiered seating and balcony access provide wonderful views for all of your guests to experience the pure excitement of the race meet.

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Race Meet Hospitality Venues

Life Members Room

The Life Members Room offers a picturesque view of the Paddock as well as upscale accommodations within the second floor of the Keeneland Clubhouse. Guests will have access to the Clubhouse Lawn so that they can experience the excitement of racing live from the track.

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Race Meet Hospitality Venues

Keeneland Room

Primarily utilized as a backdrop for sponsors on their race day, the Keeneland Room is one of our most opulent settings with magnificent views of the race track as well as a private rooftop patio. The Keeneland Room is a truly lavish venue to entertain guests while they enjoy racing at its finest. Enjoy watching the races from the private dining room or the balcony overlooking the track!

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Who We Are

Meet the Keeneland Team

Our talented, wide-ranging staff features more than 200 full-time employees. Get to know some of them here.


Marc Therrien

Executive Chef and Managing Director of Keeneland Hospitality

Chef Marc’s passion lies in utilizing his renowned expertise in the hospitality industry to think outside of the box, crafting custom menus for each couple to create culinary experiences that are uniquely them.


Sarah Fink

Director of Patron Experience and Events

Sarah leads our Special Events Department with inspiring innovation, constantly pushing our team to new heights, and providing exceptional Southern hospitality at every turn.


Annie Martin

Event Sales Manager

Keeneland’s reputation as the top thoroughbred sales venue, race track and event space really sells itself, but Annie is the professional in making sure your vision becomes a reality and the process is exceptionally unique and convenient.

Hannah Sawyer

Events Manager

Hannah’s eye for design and propensity for creating one of a kind experiences helps her to craft the perfect day for each one of our couples here at Keeneland. 

McKenna Toenies

McKenna Toenies

Event Planner

Providing meticulous attention to detail both big and small, and a passion for creating your perfect event, McKenna creates a one of a kind atmosphere filled with anticipation, laughter, excitement, and memories that will last forever.


Mandy Vaughan

Event Planner

Mandy’s experience with high-end event planning brings a new level of expertise and creativity to the team.


Lane Hatfield

Beverage Managers

Utilizing his breadth of knowledge surrounding spirit profiles, Lane always look forward to helping our clients craft cocktails that not only pair perfectly with their meal, but also match each couple’s personality and wedding style.

Brian Hegnauer

Brian Hegnauer

Director of Dining

The master of logistics, Brian is always at the ready with a spreadsheet. His passion for fine dining and extreme attention to detail ensures that no item is out of place for our client’s big day.

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