|Grade III race|
|Location||Keeneland Race Course
Lexington, Kentucky, United States
|Race type||Thoroughbred - Flat racing|
|Distance||1 1⁄16 miles (8.5 furlongs)|
The Jessamine Stakes is an American flat Thoroughbred horse race for two-year-old filles held annually at Keeneland in Lexington, Kentucky. It is currently a Grade III stakes race run over a distance of 8.5 furlongs on turf and currently offers a $150,000 purse.
The race is currently part of the Breeders' Cup Challenge series and sponsored by JP Morgan Chase. The winner will automatically qualify for the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf.
Winners as Graded Stakes race
- 2016 - La Coronel (Florent Geroux)
- 2015 - Harmonize (Junior Alvarado)
- 2014 - Rainha Da Bateria (Joel Rosario)
- 2013 - Kitten Kaboodle (Alan Garcia)
- 2012 - Moonwalk (Corey Lanerie)
- 2011 - Somali Lemonade
Winners as Ungraded Stakes race
- ‡ In 2009, the race was run off the turf. Part of the Breeders' Cup Challenge series, the automatic berth was no longer in effect when the race was moved to the Polytrack because of wet turf conditions.
- Blood-Horse Staff (2 December 2010). "2011 Graded Stakes: 13 Fewer Than '10". BloodHorse.com. Retrieved 1 January 2015.