NameKentucky Downs Race Course
LocationI-65 Exit 2
Address5629 Nashville Road
Mailing
Address
P O Box 405 Franklin, KY 42135-0405
Phone270-586-7778
HoursSun.-Thurs.10am-2 am; Fri.-Sat.10 am-4am.
Useful
Information
Kentucky Downs is the only all-turf (grass)thoroughbred track in America. Live races are held in September. The "newest thing" in horse racing is "Instant Racing", a pari-mutuel electronic system which allows players to wager on historic previously run horse races. The "Downs" has 350 Instant Racing machines up and running in the clubhouse. KD also has simulcast racing from various tracks around the county over 300 days a year. In addition to racing, rooms are available for private parties, receptions, reunions, weddings,etc as well as a Bingo Hall. The Clubhouse Bar & Grill has gourmet sandwiches, a salad bar, soups, baked potatoes, desserts and a full bar. See Kentucky Downs Racing in the Events category for the live race schedule.
Driving
Directions
From I-65 exit 2, turn south on 31W for about 1mi. on right (west) side of highway
Email
Web Sitewww.kentuckydowns.com