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The Red Mile

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1200 Red Mile Rd, Lexington, KY 40504-2652
+1 859-255-0752
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What a fun track

We watched the morning practices . Oh how exciting when the horses would pass you doing there... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Penny F
Fayetteville, Georgia
Nice Casino with a restaurant

We picked up a brochure in our hotel for "The Red Mile". It is a nice little casino and harness... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Depew NY
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  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“harness racing” (22 reviews)
“grand circuit” (4 reviews)
“live racing” (7 reviews)
1200 Red Mile Rd, Lexington, KY 40504-2652
+1 859-255-0752
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We watched the morning practices . Oh how exciting when the horses would pass you doing there thing. It was fun to watch as they paced along. A few were racing together and it was a thrill to see them go.

Thank Penny F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We picked up a brochure in our hotel for "The Red Mile". It is a nice little casino and harness racing track. There is a restaurant downstairs that serve the best burgers! The service was friendly and quick. We received a "free $10" play from...More

Thank 9Buffalolady20
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

but surprisingly there were not many people there on either night I went. I guess Kentuckians love their thoroughbred racing better as CD was packed in June when I was there.

Thank goldfingerCt
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Stopped by on our way out of town and were treated to watching the horses jogging. Also got to talk to one of the trainers and got invited to one of the barns to meet horses and chat. It was an unexpected treat for us...More

Thank susan c
Reviewed 24 August 2017

The Red Mile Casino is a nice place to visit for an hour or two of machine games. Games start as little as ten cents a line and max is $5. It is clean and spacious, handicap friendly and has a great and helpful staff....More

Thank jamesy844
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We love to go to the harness races. The food is good, the beer is cold and racing is exciting. It is free to get in so you can go as cheap as you want, but placing a few bets really brings you in to...More

Thank Allen K
Reviewed 18 August 2017

It was a nice track and very entertaining. We wanted to see a couple of horses that my daughter had been working with training but they were not racing that night. We stayed to watch the ones that were racing and it was a great...More

Thank wlmja17
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We didn't know quite what to expect at Red Mile, but had a great time once we arrived! Very relaxing and different entertainment from the usual fare. We will be back!

Thank RosieJC
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Red Mile is a historic venue with new, remodeled facilities. We were there for the Lexington Junior League Horse show, one of the triple crown horse shows for the American Saddlebred breed.

Thank Patricia C
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Not that much to see since there was no racing the day we visited. We wanted to see the track because it is the 2nd oldest harness track in the world. They simulcast 364 days/year. The wagering floor is open year-round 7 days/week. There is...More

Thank malibufritz
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7 October 2017|
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Response from Allen K | Reviewed this property |
I don't know but I do know that myself and my wife have NEVER done any good there. The harness racing is going on right now and is way more fun than the machines anyway.
Kathy-Kate M
22 March 2017|
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Response from connie c | Reviewed this property |
21 and over to enter
Antonio D
26 February 2017|
Response from askjules | Reviewed this property |
The machines are not your typical slot machines that you would find in a casino. The machines are based on historical thoroughbred racing results. Come and Enjoy...!