Racing at Keeneland

Take part in the timeless tradition, as we invite you to join us for the pageantry and unparalleled experience for horsemen at Keeneland for racing in April and October. We encourage horsemen to browse our resources below for additional information on our racing program and procedures.


Spring Meet

April 7-28, 2023


2022 Fall Meet

Keeneland's Fall Meet includes 22 stakes worth a total of $8.9 million, including and 9 Breeders' Cup "Win and You're In" races.

The Fall Meet opens Friday, October 7 and continues through Saturday, October 29, with no racing on Monday or Tuesday.

Condition Book Stakes Book Stakes Schedule Nominate Online

2022 Fall Stall Application

Stall applications for Fall Stabling are due August 29, 2022 | Barn area opens September 30, 2022

Online Stall Application Print Stall Application

A World-Class Experience

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.

Racing License

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.

Kentucky Racing License holders receive free admission for themselves and one guest any day of the live meet.

Iron Works Pike Office
(859) 246-2052

Keeneland Seasonal Office
(859) 288-4325 or (859) 288-4229

Download Application

Order Photos & Videos

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
(214) 455-7732

E-mail Year-Round

Keeneland's in-house broadcast department films each race at Keeneland, including the post parade and winner's circle presentation. To order video of a race, please email

Racing Directory

Gatewood Bell

Vice President of Racing

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Dr. Stuart Brown

Vice President of Equine Safety

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Ashley Whalen

Director of Racing & Sales Administration

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Jim Pendergest

Director of Racing Surfaces


Ben Huffman

Racing Secretary

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Morgan Richardson

Horsemen Relations Manager

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Dr. George Mundy

Equine Safety Officer

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Wayne Mogge

Stable Manager


Ryan Oakman

Horsemen's Bookkeeper


Jeff Powell