Fashion, bourbon and fast horses make Keeneland Racecourse the place to be this weekend [Horse racing]
From 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., fans can have their picture taken with Keeneland’s legendary bugler George Bucky Sallee. Come to the winner’s circle apron for photo opportunities.
But if you're coming to Keeneland on Saturday for top thoroughbred racing, prepare for the All-Stakes Pick 4 Presented by TVG (a $250,000-guaranteed wager including the Toyota Blue Grass (G1), Jenny Wiley (G1), Commonwealth (G2) and Shakertown (G3)) with a free handicapping seminar by Tom Leach, managing editor of the Leach Report, trackside beginning at 11:30 a.m.
Saturday's first post is 1:05 p.m. and the first stakes (the Jenny Wiley) is scheduled to run at 4:42 p.m. Post time for the featured stakes, the Toyota Bluegrass Stakes, is 6:18 p.m. Gates open at 11:00 a.m. General admission is $5. For more information or to plan your visit, check out the Keeneland website or download Keeneland’s mobile app.
I’ll be handicapping, recapping, and providing more information about Keeneland's latest offerings for fans throughout the day, so follow me on the Louisville.com homepage, Louisville.com Facebook page, or follow me on Twitter @Jboswald68.
Click here to check out my handicapping analysis of the Jenny Wiley Stakes.
Click here to check out my handicapping analysis of the Commonwealth Stakes.
Click here to check out my handicapping analysis of the Shakertown Stakes.
Photo: Cover, Zach Everson; Article, J.Oswald