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Arapahoe Park

Address: 26000 E. Quincy Ave., Aurora, CO
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Ranked #9 of 39 things to do in Aurora
Type: Horse tracks, Casinos & Gambling, Fun & Games
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Type: Horse tracks, Casinos & Gambling, Fun & Games
Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:30 am - 11:00 pm

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Denver, Colorado, USA
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62 reviews 62 reviews
10 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Always have fun there. It is a small town track, and as such it is really very good. Up until this year I would have given it a 5. Four of us always go together at least twice a summer. And we get there and have lunch which is usually plain fare but pretty good. This year is was C**P.... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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180 reviews 180 reviews
38 attraction reviews
247 helpful votes 247 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We go here about once a year with my parents, my brother and his family. We're not big gamblers but we all usually put down (ie - lose) a few bucks with each visit and always enjoy ourselves. The building is not a dump by any means and has always had plenty of seating each time we visited. There is... More 

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179 reviews 179 reviews
29 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

The horses were beautiful. The people watching was great fun. Entrance fees were $3 for adult general admission. We went in a group had had a great day at the races. Brochures at entrance do a great job of explaining how to wager for those that need the help (like me).

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Centennial, Colorado
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52 reviews 52 reviews
18 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013 via mobile

I've been to the Meadowlands, Monmouth Park and Saratoga Springs and this was the cleanest, least expensive and uncrowded horse track. It's just always a great place to bring people from out of town for some inexpensive betting/entertainment. Love it.

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Tampa, Florida
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

I've been to many tracks. This one is a little jewel tucked away in Aurora, CO. Very clean, comfortable and user friendly. The horses are not those you find at Saratoga or Santa Anita, but the racing is competitive and they also have a little simulcast area.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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49 reviews 49 reviews
29 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013 via mobile

Had a few extra hours to spend so we drove out to the horse races. While adults can gamble, it's also a fun family outing. Races ran about every 20 minutes. Nice indoor seating or outdoors by the action. $3 admittance fee ($2 seniors and under 17 are fee) is reasonable and parking was free. About 10-15 minutes out of... More 

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