Anne M. Eberhardt

Blue Grass Farms Charities Event on Dec. 18

Organization also accepting new or gently used coats and other items.

Blue Grass Farms Charities will host its annual "Festival of Christmas" at Keeneland's Keene Entertainment Center in Lexington Dec. 18.

The event, for lower-income Thoroughbred horsemen and their immediate families, is free to families of persons working for a Central Kentucky Thoroughbred farm, track, sales company or consignor, trainer, equine vet practice, van service, or other ancillary area of racing/breeding.

Space is limited and registration is required, according to a release from BGFC.

The organization also accepting new or very gently used coats for children and adults, as well as non-perishable food and household supplies for their food pantry.

For more information, visit BGFC's web site at