Lexington's oldest existing racetrack, dating to 1875, and one of the nation's most respected harness tracks. The nation's largest outdoor Saddlebred horse show is held here each summer. Simulcast wagering on Thoroughbred, Standardbred and Quarter Horse racing is offered year round. The Red Mile entertainment complex includes a new 75,000 square foot facility with 902 instant racing machines for your playing pleasure.
Named for the native red soil that covers the one mile harness track, the Red Mile dates back to 1875. Indoor areas that are available for events include the Clubhouse and Tattersalls Arena. The Paddock Park lends itself to large corporate gatherings and weddings.
Operation Hours: Open year-round. Race track grounds are open 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily. Live racing dates vary. Entertainment complex with instant racing machines is open 10 a.m. to 2 a.m. Monday through Thursday, and 10 a.m. to 4 a.m. Friday and Saturday.