Experience the Best of Keeneland
A National Historic Landmark, Keeneland features beautifully landscaped grounds that are open to the public every day. Fans and horsemen alike are welcome to enjoy our spectacular racing, attend one of our three horse sales or simply visit the grounds and celebrate Keeneland’s timeless beauty. Take a look at some of our favorite activities for fans to enjoy.
Visitors are welcome back for tours, morning workouts, Keeneland Shop, the Keeneland Library, and more.
Learn more about our Safety Protocols here.
On the Grounds this Summer
Daily until 10 a.m. on Keeneland’s Main Track
Did you know you can watch morning workouts throughout the summer? Take your breakfast to-go and head up to the track to watch some of the sport's best train at Keeneland. Make sure to arrive between 6 a.m. and 10 a.m. so you don't miss it!
Throughout the summer
Each year, Keeneland is home to numerous Run/Walks, raising funds and awareness for local charities. UK HealthCare is a proud partner of Keeneland’s Run Walks.
July 17, 2021
The annual Keeneland Concours d’Elegance will again be held at Keeneland. We will be showcasing the finest collector vehicles in the country from antiques to future classics.
Picnic with the Pops
August 14, 2021
PWP has become the city’s favorite Summer event featuring a unique world-class guest artist each year, music by The Lexington Philharmonic, picnic dinners, contests and more in a light-hearted, family-friendly atmosphere!
August 28-29, 2021
Keeneland is excited to welcome back Railbird to our grounds this Summer. Enjoy Music, Unique Bourbon and Culinary Experiences and MORE!
Visit the Keeneland Shop or browse our exclusive line of Keeneland-branded merchandise, equine gifts, home goods, barware and luxury apparel online.
Keeneland Location Hours:
Monday – Saturday 9 am – 5 pm, Closed Sunday
Keeneland’s dedication to heritage and culture is at the heart of Keeneland Mercantile – a retail destination in downtown Lexington at City Center that showcases the best of what our region, our tradition and our craftsmen have to offer.
While you’re in the area, explore the beauty and history of the Bluegrass on a Horse Country tour. From horse farms to equine attractions and more, experience the stories of the Thoroughbred, the land and the people behind them.
Register for the Keeneland Kids Club, dedicated to developing young fans of the Thoroughbred and giving back to the Central Kentucky community.
Free to Keeneland fans 12 and under, members of the Kids Club will receive a personalized membership pass, a birthday card from Buckles, discounts, invitations to exclusive holiday events and more.
The Keeneland Track Kitchen is a morning highlight, and you don’t have to be a horseman to enjoy the home-style food. In fact, you might find yourself sitting near a notable trainer, jockey or owner when you do.
Track Kitchen Hours:
Monday - Friday 6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday 6:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Closed on major holidays.
Phone Number: 859-280-2449
We request that large groups (20 or more) call ahead for special accommodations to 859-288-4145 or send an email to email@example.com.