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.


Fall Meet

October 8-30, 2021


2021 Fall Meet

Keeneland's Fall Meet includes 22 stakes worth a total of $6 million, including 4 new and reintroduced stakes, and 10 Breeders' Cup "Win and You're In" races.

The Fall Meet opens Friday, October 8 and continues through Saturday, October 30, with no racing on Monday or Tuesday.

Condition Book Stakes Book Stakes Schedule Nominate Online

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

Gatewood Bell

Vice President of Racing
Direct Line: (859) 288-4183

Dr. Stuart Brown

Vice President of Equine Safety
Cell Phone: (859) 338-0100

Ashley Whalen

Director of Racing & Sales Administration
Direct Line: (859) 280-4745

Jim Pendergest

Director of Racing Surfaces

Ben Huffman

Racing Secretary
Direct Line: (859) 280-4271

Morgan Richardson

Horsemen Relations Manager

Dr. George Mundy

Equine Safety Officer
Direct Line: (859) 621-0390

Jeff Powell


Wayne Mogge

Stable Manager
Direct Line: (859) 288-4240

Ryan Oakman

Horsemen's Bookkeeper
Direct Line: (859) 280-4748