LEXINGTON, Ky. — Caesars Entertainment, Inc., in partnership with Keeneland and Red Mile Gaming & Racing – celebrated the grand opening of Caesars Sportsbook at Red Mile. The more than 4,600-square-foot sportsbook in Lexington is the only retail sportsbook in Central Kentucky.
“Caesars Sportsbook at Red Mile brings a premier in-person sportsbook to an iconic Kentucky destination,” said Eric Hession, President of Caesars Digital. “We’re proud to partner with Keeneland and Red Mile to bring in-person sports wagering to life in a way that honors their important legacy in the Bluegrass State. Sports and horse racing fans should expect an experience that treats them like royalty, similar to what they’ve enjoyed at our world-class regional destinations.”
“Red Mile and Keeneland have prepared a premium space dedicated to sports wagering,” said Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer Shannon Cobb. “We believe Caesars will provide excitement with their sports wagering product that exceeds expectations, and we are excited to invite the public out for the full experience. We hope guests will also take a moment to experience live harness racing, gaming, and great food and beverage while they are with us.”
Open seven days a week from 10 a.m. to midnight, Caesars Sportsbook at Red Mile is a state-of-the-art Vegas-style sportsbook featuring five betting windows and an elevated bar area complete with wall-to-wall flatscreen televisions on the first floor and 14 self-service-betting-kiosks-throughout-the-gaming-floor and simulcasting areas. The second level of the venue includes an elevated atmosphere with a variety of comfortable seating arrangements for larger sporting events, views of the racetrack, and full food & beverage service throughout the space.
Caesars Entertainment’s partnership with Keeneland and Red Mile Gaming & Racing reinforces the Company’s commitment to horse racing and the expansion of the Caesars Racebook app, which is live in 17 states, including Kentucky.