Stakes Calendar

An up-to-date list of upcoming stakes races listed by track, age and sex, date, and distance, as seen in the National Stakes Conditions Book.

40 races

Race Track Date Purse Age/Sex Dist. Surface Fee, Due Date
March 4, 2018
Yayoi Sho (JPN-IIT) JRA Mar 4 $971k a 3yo 10f Turf Closed on Jan 16.
March 10, 2018
Santa Anita H (GI) SA Mar 10 $600k g 4&up 10f Dirt $100/Feb 24
March 11, 2018
Kinko Sho (JPN-IIT) JRA Mar 11 $1,112k a 4&up 10f Turf Closed on Jan 30.
April 1, 2018
Osaka Hai (JPN-IT) JRA Apr 1 $2,142k a 4&up 10f Turf Closed on Feb 13.
April 15, 2018
Satsuki Sho (Japanese Two Thousand Guineas) (JPN-IT) JRA Apr 15 $1,971k a 3yo 10f Turf $17,880/Feb 27
April 22, 2018
Flora S (JPN-IIT) JRA Apr 22 $929k a 3yo f 10f Turf $0/Mar 13
May 5, 2018
Kentucky Derby Presented by Woodford Reserve (GI) CD May 5 $2,000k g 3yo 10f Dirt $6,000/Mar 19
May 6, 2018
Niigata Daishoten (JPN-IIIT) JRA May 6 $726k a 4&up 10f Turf $0/Mar 27
June 2, 2018
Naruo Kinen (JPN-IIIT) JRA Jun 2 $726k a 3&up 10f Turf $0/Apr 24
June 8, 2018
New York S (GIIT) Bel Jun 8 $600k g 4&up f/m 10f Turf $600/May 26
June 9, 2018
Woodford Reserve Manhattan S (GIT) Bel Jun 9 $1,000k g 4&up 10f Turf $1,000/May 26
June 10, 2018
Mermaid S (JPN-IIIT) JRA Jun 10 $639k a 3&up f/m 10f Turf $0/Apr 24
June 19, 2018
Wolferton H S ASC Jun 19 $135k g 4&up 10f Turf $675/Jun 12
June 20, 2018
Prince of Wales's S (ENG-IT) ASC Jun 20 $1,013k g 4&up 10f Turf $4,320/Apr 23
June 21, 2018
Hampton Court S (ENG-IIIT) ASC Jun 21 $122k g 3yo 10f Turf $1,215/Jun 14
June 30, 2018
Dance Smartly S (GIIT) WO Jun 30 $175k g 3&up f/m 10f Turf $175/Jun 13
Queen's Plate S WO Jun 30 $1,000k g 3yo R 10f AW $1,500/May 2
July 1, 2018
Dominion Day S (GIII) WO Jul 1 $125k g 3&up 10f AW $125/Jun 13
July 7, 2018
Belmont Derby Invitational (GIT) Bel Jul 7 $1,200k g 3yo 10f Turf Not Available
Belmont Oaks Invitational (GIT) Bel Jul 7 $1,000k g 3yo f 10f Turf Not Available
Suburban (GII) Bel Jul 7 $700k g 4&up 10f Dirt $700/Jun 23
July 8, 2018
Tanabata Sho (JPN-IIIT) JRA Jul 8 $726k a 3&up 10f Turf $0/May 22
July 15, 2018
Hakodate Kinen (JPN-IIIT) JRA Jul 15 $726k a 3&up 10f Turf $0/Jun 5
August 5, 2018
Kokura Kinen (JPN-IIIT) JRA Aug 5 $726k a 3&up 10f Turf $0/Jun 19
August 12, 2018
Wonder Where S WO Aug 12 $225k g 3yo f R 10f Turf $225/Jul 25
August 18, 2018
Alabama S (GI) Sar Aug 18 $600k g 3yo f 10f Dirt $600/Aug 4
August 19, 2018
Sapporo Kinen (JPN-IIT) JRA Aug 19 $1,257k a 3&up 10f Turf $0/Jul 3
August 25, 2018
Travers S (GI) Sar Aug 25 $1,250k g 3yo 10f Dirt $1,250/Aug 11
September 2, 2018
Niigata Kinen (JPN-IIIT) JRA Sep 2 $726k a 3&up 10f Turf $0/Jul 17
September 8, 2018
Shion S (JPN-IIIT) JRA Sep 8 $625k a 3yo f 10f Turf $0/Jul 31
September 29, 2018
Sirius S (JPN-III) JRA Sep 29 $639k a 3&up 10f Dirt $0/Aug 14
October 14, 2018
Shuka Sho (JPN-IT) JRA Oct 14 $1,785k a 3yo f 10f Turf $0/Aug 28
October 20, 2018
QIPCO Champion S (ENG-IT) ASC Oct 20 $1,755k g 3&up 10f Turf $7,695/Aug 6
October 28, 2018
Tenno Sho Autumn (JPN-IT) JRA Oct 28 $2,685k a 3&up 10f Turf $0/Sep 11
November 3, 2018
Breeders' Cup Classic (GI) CD Nov 3 $6,000k g 3&up 10f Dirt $0/Oct 22
November 11, 2018
Fukushima Kinen (JPN-IIIT) JRA Nov 11 $726k a 3&up 10f Turf $0/Sep 25
November 24, 2018
Radio Nikkei Hai Kyoto Nisai S (JPN-IIIT) JRA Nov 24 $588k a 2yo 10f Turf $0/Oct 9
December 1, 2018
Challenge Cup (JPN-IIIT) JRA Dec 1 $1,785k a 3&up 10f Turf $0/Oct 23
December 8, 2018
Chunichi Shimbun Hai (JPN-IIIT) JRA Dec 8 $726k a 3&up 10f Turf $0/Oct 23
December 28, 2018
Hopeful S (JPN-IT) JRA Dec 28 $1,257k a 2yo 10f Turf $0/Nov 20


Information, as supplied by the racetracks, is believed to be accurate, and every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the listings. If occasional errors should occur due to incorrect data received, subsequent changes by tracks, or mistakes in processing, The Blood-Horse disclaims responsibility for any consequences of such errors.

S indicates state restricted race. R indicates restricted race. BC indicates Breeders' Cup Challenge Race. * pending approval. # includes state-bred incentive funds.