Following are some Frequently Asked Questions about racing at Keeneland. Click on the question to view the answer.
Do horses race in bad weather?
- Racing is rarely canceled due to rain. However, the safety of the horses and riders is our first priority so occassionally a race is delayed to allow bad weather to pass through the area.
How many races does Keeneland run each day?
- Keeneland normally runs between eight and ten races each day. Post time of the first race each day is 1:05 p.m. (all times ET). Races are run approximately every 30 minutes. Visit keeneland.com/posttimes for the daily schedule.
What days of the week does Keeneland race?
- Keeneland races Wednesdays through Sundays, with no racing on Mondays or Tuesdays.
What time do mutuel windows open on a race days?
- Mutuel windows open by 12:30 p.m. on race days.
When does Keeneland have live racing?
- Keeneland has live racing every April and October.
When is Keeneland’s post time on race days?
- The post time for the first race is 1:05 p.m. Gates open at 11 a.m.