Welcome to the Keeneland September Yearling Sale

The 2019 edition of the world’s most prominent yearling sale promises excitement in the sales pavilion and unique hospitality and events at every turn.

A look at a few of the highlights you may enjoy throughout the September Sale:



The Saddling Paddock Chalet

New for the 2019 September Sale, the Buffet at the Saddling Paddock Chalet features a rotating menu for lunch in this beautiful venue adjacent to the Keeneland Paddock and steps away from the Sales Pavilion.

Saturday, Sept. 7 – Saturday, Sept. 22 | 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.


G1 Grill

The reimagined G1 Grill will feature a variety of new offerings for 2019, including artisan salads, chef-prepared sushi and sashimi, rotating smokehouse specialties and more.

Friday, Sept. 6 – Sunday, Sept. 8 | 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. | Lunch & Snacks

Monday, Sept. 9 – Sunday, Sept. 22 | 8 a.m. – End of Sale | Breakfast, Lunch & Snacks


Limestone Café

The Limestone Café will offer a newly expanded menu during breakfast and lunch, including iced coffee, tea and sweets.

Friday, Sept. 6 – Sunday, Sept. 8 | 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. | Breakfast, Lunch, Coffee & Snacks

Monday, Sept. 9 – Sunday, Sept. 22 | 7:30 a.m. – End of Sale | Breakfast, Lunch, Coffee & Snacks


Pavilion Bar Happy Hour Offerings

Enjoy a new happy hour menu offering fish and chips, smokehouse chili cheese fries, hot dogs and soft pretzels with beer cheese during the September Sale in the Pavilion Bar.

Friday, Sept. 6  | 3 - 5:30 p.m. | Snacks & Drinks

Saturday, Sept. 7  | 3 - 6 p.m. | Snacks & Drinks

Sunday, Sept. 8  | 3 - 4 p.m. | Snacks & Drinks

Monday, Sept. 9 – Sunday, Sept. 22 | 3 p.m. – End of Sale | Snacks & Drinks


Caballo Café 

Located on the terrace, the Caballo Café offers grilled jalapeno sausage grinders, three-cheese or carne asada quesadillas and Mexican street fries.

Monday, Sept. 9 – Sunday, Sept. 22 | 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. | Lunch & Snacks


The Gyro Stop

This specialty station in the Limestone Café features a variety of Greek favorites like freshly grilled pita sandwiches, baklava and spanakopita.

Monday, Sept. 9 – Sunday, Sept. 22 | 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. | Lunch & Snacks


Outrider Grill

Located near Barn 49, the Outrider Grill offers lunch options including hamburgers, cheeseburgers and gourmet all-beef hot dogs.

Open on days horses are showing in Barns 42-49 | 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. | Lunch



The Keeneland Bluegrass International Cup

Hosted at Mt. Brilliant Farm in Lexington, this evening of world-class hospitality and competitive polo marks the kickoff to the September Yearling Sale. Keeneland proudly sponsors this event benefitting the Fayette Alliance and the UK HealthCare Markey Cancer Center.



In Addition

Group Orders

Breakfast and lunch offerings for large groups are now available to pre-order from the Track Kitchen. To place orders in advance, please visit keeneland.com/trackkitchen


Complimentary Beverages

Bottled water is available daily throughout the sales grounds. Coffee and tea are offered all day in the Limestone Café, and from 7 a.m. until 10 a.m. at the Tin Can Roaster near Barns 22 & 23.