Make your reservations now for our eagerly anticipated 2023 Secretariat Festival Farm Tours taking place Nov. 10-12.
Friday’s offerings include a trio of options to visit Lane’s End farm for a very special expanded tour of the prestigious breeding operation. The tour includes a visit to the roster of superstars in the stallion barn including 2022 Horse of the Year Flightline and a rare opportunity to see “The Queen” -- multiple champion and 2010 Horse of the Year, inaugural Vox Populi Award winner and supermare - Zenyatta!
Saturday’s motorcoach tours departing from downtown Paris include a morning excursion to nearby Hill ’n’ Dale Farms at Xalapa for an expanded tour of the spectacular farm's historic hidden gems, and the mighty stallion roster featuring the famed sire Curlin and exciting new prospect Good Magic; while Saturday’s afternoon tour offers a visit to the renowned Spendthrift Farm, home to leading sire Into Mischief, 2020 Horse of the Year Authentic, and newcomers Jackie's Warrior and Cyberknife.
Sunday's farm tours include a third opportunity to see Lane’s End or visit Old Friends and see the oldest Kentucky Derby winner Silver Charm and Groundshaker, the last horse bred by Penny Chenery to race in the Meadow Stable colors. Sunday’s culminating option is an expanded tour to Claiborne Farm where Secretariat is buried and a rare visit to the farm's historic Marchmont cemetery, the final resting place for Ruffian and many other equine racing luminaries.
Ticketed farm tours have limited availability so don't get left at the gate, make your reservations below for this fabulous and festive weekend.