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The Breeders' Cup, one of Thoroughbred horse racing’s most prestigious international events, is headed back to Lexington's Keeneland Racecourse November 6-7, 2020. Read more

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Fasig-Tipton concluded its annual November sale of breeding stock Monday evening with strong numbers and a propensity for proven producers. Read more

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The 2015 Breeders’ Cup is in the books and, from official numbers and reviews, it was a resounding success — for Breeders’ Cup Ltd., the organization that administers horse racing’s annual fall championship event; for Keeneland,... Read more

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Anticipating a record number of passengers on Sunday and Monday following this weekend’s much anticipated Breeders’ Cup World Championships at Keeneland, Blue Grass Airport is urging departing passengers to arrive two hours before... Read more

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The Breeders’ Cup Host Committee has organized a weeklong, citywide festival leading up to the Breeders’ Cup World Championships, with multiple events at various venues taking place Oct. 24-31.While some events are ticketed,... Read more

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As Keeneland prepares to welcome 40,000 Breeders’ Cup fans, Lexington restaurant and bar owners are guessing what number from that crowd will venture to the city for feeding and watering Oct. 30 and 31.Yet even without the Breeders’... Read more

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The Breeders’ Cup, horse racing’s annual fall championship series, is coming Oct. 30 and 31 to Keeneland in the heart of Kentucky’s Bluegrass, and in Lexington, the days, hours, minutes and seconds until it begins are counted down... Read more

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Lexington will roll out the purple carpet this month in honor of the Breeders’ Cup World Championships as tens of thousands of visitors descend into town for the prestigious event,... Read more

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Preparing Lexington’s historic racetrack for an event of this scale – which happens to take place right on the heels of September’s yearling sales and October’s annual fall meet... Read more

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Going to the races at Keeneland is always an October highlight in Lexington, but an added layer of excitement is coming this year as the Breeders’ Cup World Thoroughbred Championships will be held at the local track for the first time.... Read more

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Going to the races at Keeneland is always an October highlight in Lexington, but an added layer of excitement is coming this year as the Breeders’ Cup World Thoroughbred Championships will be held at the local track for the first time.... Read more

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Preparing Lexington’s historic racetrack for an event of this scale – which happens to take place right on the heels of September’s yearling sales and October’s annual fall meet... Read more

Arts & Culture

Last summer when Keeneland announced with jacket-and-tie fanfare that it would host the Breeders’ Cup for the first time, officials at the historic Lexington track raised Perrier-Jouet toasts.“We want to do it right,” president... Read more

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The Breeders’ Cup decision to come to Keeneland for the first time this fall is an opportunity for the city to shine — and for some savvy businesspeople to tap into the event’s grandeur and crowd base.When Mike and Letha... Read more

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When the Breeders’ Cup comes to Keeneland for the first time at the end of October, it will be more than just the running of the World Thoroughbred Championships. An entire weeklong food, music and arts festival in Lexington will give... Read more

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Mayor Jim Gray (seated) looks on as Robert Elliston, executive VP and COO of The Breeders' Cup, announces plans for Festival Week.MondayOct. 30-31Fresh off the first... Read more

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When the Breeders’ Cup, the world championships of Thoroughbred racing, comes to Keeneland this fall, it will be a signature triumph for the historic, picturesque track and an opportunity for the Lexington community to shine for an... Read more

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Mayor Jim Gray speaks Tuesday morning during the launch of "Green Up for Breeders' Cup," a public-private initiative to improve key corridors into the city.Lexington officials are [...] Read more

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Tickets for the 2015 Breeders’ Cup World Championships are set to go on sale to the general public at noon March 4.Because of strong demand, race organizers are opening ticket sales [...] Read more

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Lexington, KY - Keeneland’s November Breeding Stock sale will kick off Tuesday at 10 a.m. with a catalogue of 3,958 horses. The sale, which runs through Nov. 16, includes 1,890 broodmares/broodmare prospects, 1,691... Read more

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