Welcome To The Keeneland November Experience

Book 1 Begins Wednesday, November 10

On behalf of your partners at Keeneland, we invite you to take part in the Keeneland November Experience this Fall. Join us as we welcome buyers and sellers from around the globe to this destination sales event at Keeneland in the heart of the Horse Capital of the World.

Currently accepting Horses of Racing Age and Supplemental Book 1 Entries 

A Long History of Success

For decades, Keeneland November has showcased quality breeding stock in quantity. Highlights over the years at Keeneland November include:

Ashado in the sales ring for $9 million.

$9 million

Royal Delta in the sales ring, sold for $8.5 million.

Royal Delta
$8.5 million

Take Charge Brandi in the sales ring for $6,000,000.

Take Charge Brandi
$6 million

Stellar Wind in the sales ring for $6,000,000.

Stellar Wind
$6 million

Lady Eli in the sales ring for $4.2 million. The sign also says "pregnant".

Lady Eli
$4.2 million

War Front - Take Charge Lady in the ring for $3.2 million.

War Front – Take Charge Lady
$3.2 million


A World-Class Auction Experience

As the leading Thoroughbred auction house internationally, the Keeneland team is committed to delivering a world-class experience to buyers and sellers around the world – every step of the way. Keeneland is your partner throughout the sales process – from sale marketing to the on-site experience for our deep buying bench, your experience in the auction ring and beyond.

A Keeneland auctioneer speaks into a microphone. The sales board is lit up behind him.
Profile view of a brown horse against a blurry backdrop of fall leaves.
A man in a green Keeneland suit with black leather gloves leads a horse in for sale.

The World’s Deepest Buying Bench

Keeneland is committed to delivering the deepest buying bench in the industry as a result of our ongoing global recruitment efforts. For decades, the Keeneland team has traveled to dozens of countries and invested in emerging markets to attract interest to our sales from all over the world. And it has delivered results…

View of the Keeneland Sales ring view from the back of the room. The seats are packed with buyers.

Keeneland November 3 Year Average

1,103 Buyers

100 Buyers in Book 1

32 Buyers Who Spent $1 Million +

39 Countries Represented

Racehorses Take Center Stage Nov. 19

New for 2021, Keeneland will offer a single session dedicated to racehorses on the final day of the November Sale. A selection of breeding stock will be offered early in this final session, followed by the full group of racehorses cataloged to the sale. Due to the flexible nature of the racehorse segment, the entry deadline is Oct. 1 however we will accept supplemental entries up until the sale.

Enter Now

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Experience Keeneland November

A fresh experience awaits this November at Keeneland. Make plans to take part in the excitement.

November 10-19