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Ruidoso Downs

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Address: 217 Rio St, Ruidoso, NM 88345
Phone Number: 2103738313
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Description: Racetrack that is the home to the world's richest quarter-horse race.

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Love the horse races. Memorial weekend wouldn't be the same without being with friends and going to the races. We love the Jokey Club

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
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Corpus Christi, Texas
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Kerrville, Texas
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63 reviews 63 reviews
14 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

I am not a big horse race fan, but I enjoy my visit. The service was poor in the Turf Club, the food was good, but it was pricey! The races were exciting and I even won that day and I am not a better however when in Rome with family, I try to participate! I would never go on... More 

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old river ,texas
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

we went to Ruidoso downs and played the horses and won a little then we went into the Billy the kid casino and won Big, great time

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Nashville, Tennessee
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47 reviews 47 reviews
16 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

We went to Ruidoso Downs while visiting our son in New Mexico. We all had a great time. It was the first time there for all of us, but it sure won't be the last. Loved it!

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Love the horse races. Memorial weekend wouldn't be the same without being with friends and going to the races. We love the Jokey Club

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Lubbock, Texas
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107 reviews 107 reviews
39 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

This was my first time ever having gone to a horse race. It is easy to get to, but parking is a pain. If you want to pay, they offer valet parking, otherwise it is a hike from your car to the track. If you don't know anything about betting on horse racing I recommend reading up on it. I... More 

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Zacatecas, Mexico
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

this place was nice, it was our first time there but we try everything our teens enjoyed it a lot the whole day was excellent. go don't hesitate GO FOR IT life its short enjoy the world.

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Lubbock, Texas
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48 reviews 48 reviews
18 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Always a good time here. You can get free seats or pay or some covered seating. You can place bets for very little and spend an afternoon watching horse races and betting a little for $40.

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Liberty Hill Texas
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

One of our must things to do while in Ruidoso. It's an easy going thing to do while getting in the gambling fix. Can't wait to go back this year

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Rockwall, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

The open air seating at the racetrack is great. The summer temperatures in Ruidoso make outdoor activities enjoyable and an afternoon spent here is fun and sometimes exciting, depending on your ability to pick the right horses! The food in the seated restaurant is better than being served at your seat, so pay a little more for this amenity. You... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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110 reviews 110 reviews
49 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

We stayed for a week at this condo resort........AWFUL is the best word I can describe this place..they need MAJOR renovations to upgrade their resort... We have to drive at least another 10 minutes to get to the main office to check in and to get any sort of service. Do yourself a favor and DO NOT STAY THERE...find another... More 

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Address: Address: 217 Rio St, Ruidoso, NM 88345
Phone Number: 2103738313
Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Ruidoso

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