First Lady Stakes

  • Location: Keeneland Race Course, Lexington, KY
  • Inaugural Race: 1998
  • Distance: 1 mile (8 furlongs)
  • Track Type: Left-handed, Turf
  • Age Qualifications: Three Year Olds and up
  • 2018 Purse: $400,000
  • 2018 Race Date: Saturday, October 6th

Recent First Lady Stakes News


2018 First Lady Stakes Entries and Results

**Results to be published after 2018 race**


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The History of the First Lady Stakes

The First Lady Stakes is a Grade I horse race run each October at Keeneland Race Course in Kentucky. Inaugurated in 1998, the winners of the race gain automatic entry into the Breeders’ Cup Filly & Mare Turf as part of the Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series.